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Ugly, Tailing 20Y Auction Spooked By Yellen's 50Y Comments

In a far cry from last week’s stellar long-duration auctions, moments ago the Treasury sold $24 billion in 20Y bonds (via a reopening of the 19-year-10-month Cusip ST6), in what was a decidedly subpar sale. The auction stopped at a high yield of 1.657%, well above the 1.470% in December and a 1.4bps tail to…

CNN’s April Ryan Outraged At Reporters Disclosing Embarrassing Comments By Joe Biden

Authored by Jonathan Turley, We have been discussing the open bias shown by the media in the last four years. It is not clear if we can regain the ground lost for journalism as even journalism professors call for the rejection of objectivity in favor of advocacy. This has included shielding Joe Biden from any challenging questions during the recent…

NYU Professor Under Fire for Mask Comments Files Libel Lawsuit

By Janet Phelan An NYU professor has filed a lawsuit against a number of his academic colleagues, alleging libel after an uproar of official reaction ensued when one of his students called for his firing based on in-class comments he had made on the utility of masks. The pleadings, filed in the Supreme Court of…

Tenured NYU Professor Under Fire for Mask Comments

By Janet Phelan Mark Crispin Miller, who teaches a course on propaganda at New York University in the Media, Culture and Communication Department, has been notified that he is to undergo a review board hearing after one of his students called for his firing due to his comments about masks. According to Professor Miller, the…