New York reported its manufacturing activity index dropped to minus 11.1 points in November, from a positive 15.7 points in the previous month. _______________________________________________________ Assclowns and talking heads are pumping Retail Expect Sales numbers of the "Strap't" consumer. However, the actual making of "Things" as in NY Manufacturing activity index dropp'd to its lowest since 09... Things that make you go hum? Get ready folks. The final and deepest phase of the bear market, as one would call Ursa Major is about to arrive. By the way, I was in the stores this weekend looking at a Itouch. Apple was not having sales but the rest of the 50000 stores in the Complex were having huge sales. Depressed prices and Retail numbers are up? My arse!