Oil Is Getting Slammed
Crude oil prices are getting hit again today.
Right now, WTI crude futures are down 2.7%, trading around $86.30 a barrel.
In the past few minutes, for no obvious reason, oil made a significant move lower.
EUR Tumbles On Weidmann Comment Of Possible Rate Cut
European Stocks Plunge Most In Six Months
Worst 4-day run in 10 months in stocks…
Apple falls below $400 a share
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Apple Inc.AAPL -5.33% shares continued to [...]
From Kimble Charting Solutions:
Eiffel tower patterns can be painful to an asset!!!
Last November, when Apple was trading over $600 per share, the Power of the Pattern reflected that Apple could be in the early stages of an Eiffel Tower pattern. (see post here)
The 4-pack below reflects Eiffel tower patterns in a variety of assets over the past 15 years. Notice that the right side of the tower looks very much like the left [...]
French believe Luka Rocco Magnotta has fled to Paris
Magnotta loves the Moulin Rouge and Eiffel Tower, say French police
Former porn model is suspected of murdering his lover on camera then sending a dismembered foot to the Canadian Conservative Party
Suspected cannibal killer Luka Rocco Magnotta is thought to have gone on the run in Europe after allegedly posting a video of him killing his lover
Suspected cannibal Luka Rocca Magnotta is ‘obsessed’ [...]
The Tokyo Skytree, twice as tall as the Eiffel Tower, opens next week as Japanese train operators counter an aging population by building malls, offices and tourist attractions.
The 634-meter (2,080 feet) structure in eastern Tokyo sits in a retail complex housing more than 300 shops and restaurants, a planetarium and an aquarium. Developer Tobu Railway Co. (9001) expects the project to draw 32 million visitors in its first year, surpassing [...]
PARIS (AP) – President Nicolas Sarkozy is the underdog, and he knows it. Not a single poll has predicted he will win re-election on Sunday, and leading figures in his government are already lining up new jobs.
In televised interviews, Sarkozy’s on the defensive and paints himself as a victim. At campaign rallies, he’s boxer-like, punching the air, torso soaked with sweat within minutes of taking the podium. He relishes the [...]
By Angela Diffley
With three days to go before Sunday’s final round vote in France’s presidential elections, Nicolas Sarkozy hopes his passionate address to a huge crowd in front of the Eiffel Tower on Tuesday will create enough momentum to push him ahead, against all the odds.
Sarkozy’s right-wing UMP party say 200,000 people turned out at the event, which had been organised as an alternative to two traditional Mayday events in [...]
Europe’s busiest tourist attraction will not pay it all off for at least 12 years
Parisian cold and wet winters could be damaging the park’s profits
It has brought in 250 million animation lovers and is Europe’s busiest tourist attraction but as Disneyland Paris celebrates its 20th birthday today its crippling debts mean it is not an entirely happy one.
Despite charging its 15.7 million annual visitors an average of £51 to get [...]
Here are some statistics from the year 1909
The average life expectancy was 47 years.
Only 14 percent of homes had a bathtub.
Only 8 percent of homes had a telephone.
There were only 8,000 cars and only 144 miles of paved roads.
The maximum speed limit in most cities was 10 mph.
The tallest structure in the world was the Eiffel Tower!
The average wage in 1909 was 22 cents per hour.
The average worker [...]