Updated: May 30, 2017
"I've never seen that before" should be the exception to how we respond to the daily news cycle ... but these days, it seems more like the rule. And I suspect that for a lot of people, this kind of "new normal" may soon seem so abnormal that they become numb, and/or simply tune out.
Yet there's a better choice than "numb and/or tune out." Namely, to comprehend. That's the insight social mood allows.
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Robert Folsom has covered politics, popular culture, economics and the financial markets for more than 25 years, via print, radio, video and digital content. Robert has served as a writer and editor with Elliott Wave International since 1992. From 2000 to 2007, his 5-day per week blog on elliottwave.com built an investor readership of some 70,000, who read Robert's unique perspective on everything from media follies to mass psychology to under-reported facts about investing.