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Captain Hindsight
Member since Dec-10-10 · Last seen Jul-06-18 Have no fear, <Captain Hindsight> is here! and

<Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it … and we’ve known that for a long time. <>>

" The economy was collapsing, and try as they might, the policy makers only exaserbated the problem. Yet people continued to believe in the government they had not elected due to fraud and bribes from corporations. Only a few dozen homeless people in each city made any noise, and those movements never gained any traction. We would like to note here there was a blog called "Zero Hedge" that did well to predict the coming @#$%pacalypse, but it appeared to be only mainstream as far as trading ideas went. It's culture never fully caught on to the status quo...."

-Future Famous Historian, 2020
From the book, <"Hindsight">

<<Captain> Obvious saves the Day! <<>>>

I'm only here coz my flux capacitor is broken.

As an Austrian economist, you just have to laugh! Reality is that every dollar the the government borrows to spend on government consumption is a dollar that would have been borrowed by businesses to purchase plants and equipment which is the real source of growth.

<So the threshold is not 90% its 0%. <Empiricism is totally useless in a world where variables are interrelated, parameters and interrelationships change, and key variables are un-measurable expectations.>>

OhioChessFan: <A search for the Holy Grail has a better chance of success than an accurate measuring of crowding out. <Even if the economists could figure it out, the politicians would mess it up.>> Yep!

In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame; two is a law firm and three or more is a government.

<The trouble with being a cynic these days is it is so much work to keep up. <>>

<I hate being late, but I'm so good at it.>

Hindsight strikes again:

>> Click here to see Captain Hindsight's game collections.

   Captain Hindsight has kibitzed 276 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Jul-06-18 Kenneth S Rogoff (replies)
Captain Hindsight: <The United States Of Terror> Ever since World War II, the US has been the most militaristic, far surpassing all of the Communist and dictatorial regimes combined...
   Apr-08-18 chessforum (replies)
Captain Hindsight: <whiteshark>
   Mar-24-18 Flohr vs S Landau, 1930
Captain Hindsight: <21.Rxf7!!> would have been the best move by far. [DIAGRAM]
   Mar-22-18 Mamedyarov vs Caruana, 2018 (replies)
Captain Hindsight: A better alternative would have been 13... Rb4 14. b3 Nxe3 15. Nxe3 Qd4 16. Ne4 Qxa1 17. Qc2 Qd4 18. Qxc6+ Qd7 19. Qa8+ Qd8 20. Qxa7 Qb8 21. Qxb8+ Rxb8
   Mar-14-18 Kramnik vs Caruana, 2018 (replies)
Captain Hindsight: A massive solar storm caused by an X-Class solar flare facing directly towards earth is likely to hit tomorrow. <WE ARE ALL GONNA DIE>!!!!!
   Dec-25-17 Santa Claus (replies)
Captain Hindsight: I hate being late, but I'm so good at it.
   Nov-29-17 A Schwarz vs Bird, 1873 (replies)
Captain Hindsight: <Walter Glattke: 31.Rxg6 fxg6 32.Rd7+ Rf7 33.Rxf7+ Kg8 34.Rg7+ Kf8 ... perpetual. White Advantage not seen> Better would have been <<34. Rd7 !!> [DIAGRAM] e.g. Qxc2+ 35. Kg3 Qc3+ 36. Kg4 h5+ (or 36... Kf8 37. Qxh6+ Ke8 38. Qxg6+ Kxd7 39. Qf7+ Kd8 40. Qxe6 ...
   Nov-24-17 Wang Shuo vs J Ye, 1999
Captain Hindsight: He is going the way of Wang.
   Nov-20-17 Magnus Carlsen (replies)
Captain Hindsight: <Nigel>, you've gotta be kidding!
   Oct-25-17 B Savchenko vs Mo Zhai, 2017 (replies)
Captain Hindsight: I'm only here coz my flux capacitor is broken.
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