Political Calculations
Welcome to the blogosphere's toolchest! Here, unlike other blogs dedicated to analyzing current events, we create easy-to-use, simple tools to do the math related to them so you can get in on the action too! If you would like to learn more about these tools, or if you would like to contribute ideas to develop for this blog, please e-mail us at: ironman at Thanks in advance!
Valid 10 years unless revoked
First amendment rights: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.

The Expected Future for S&P 500 Dividends 27
Economy on Wednesday May 24 2017 01:41
The S&P 500 in Week 3 of May 2017 94
Economy on Monday May 22 2017 02:03
Spring 2017 Snapshot of Expected Future S&P 500 Earnings 37
Economy on Friday May 19 2017 01:09
An Almost Interesting Day for the U.S. Stock Market 153
Economy on Thursday May 18 2017 01:17
Jobs Gained and Lost from Philadelphia's Soda Tax 51
Economy on Wednesday May 17 2017 01:17
After Record Tumble, Monthly U.S. Imports from China Rebound 47
Economy on Tuesday May 16 2017 01:17
The S&P 500 in Week 2 of May 2017 40
Economy on Monday May 15 2017 01:24
Inventions in Everything: Floating Beer Pong Table 54
Economy on Friday May 12 2017 00:57
Debunking the "Sell in May" Stock Trading Strategy 28
Economy on Thursday May 11 2017 01:25