Best of the Web: 15-12-24, nr 1361

Good morning. Russian stocks! Wasn’t that the call Goldman made for 2014?
http://uk.businessinsider.com/global-financial-markets-in-2015-reduced-to-one-chart-and-5-bullets-2015-12

Not sure if I agree with this one. Pretty sure I don’t.
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http://uk.businessinsider.com/credit-suisse-germany-is-over-2015-12

This was the week of the crap rally!
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https://www.bespokepremium.com/chart-of-the-day/chart-of-the-day-lumps-of-coal-become-diamonds-for-a-week/

Pretty cool, interactive tool that shows the refugees through time.
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/world/historical-migrant-crisis/

Useless pre-Christmas information…
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https://www.bespokepremium.com/think-big-blog/christmas-eve-trading/

A nice bit of reading on your (and my) family tree
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http://qz.com/557639/everyone-on-earth-is-actually-your-cousin/

The year in review, the picture version
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http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/12/27/sunday-review/2015-year-in-pictures.html

100 million people on the move. 200 years ago we would have called that a mass movement
2015-Year-End-Travel-Forecast.jpg
http://www.worldpropertyjournal.com/real-estate-news/united-states/holiday-season-vacation-data-2015-christmas-vacation-data-holiday-travel-data-2015-aaa-marshall-doney-aaa-leisure-travel-index-american-holiday-travel-data-9571.php

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