10 Sunday Reads

My easy like Sunday morning reads: • Tesla’s Make-Or-Break Moment Is Fast Approaching (Wall Street Journal) but see McLaren: We Won’t Follow Ferrari, Corvette Into the Electric Future (Bloomberg) • What Is Jeffrey Gundlach Worried About Now? (Barron’s) • Trump’s New Economic Adviser Lawrence Kudlow Has Been Wrong About Everything (New York Magazine) • Bitcoin Isn’t an Investment Until Buyers Sweat the Fees (Bloomberg Gadfly)…

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Trump and trade tariffs: big lies founded on small truths | Yanis Varoufakis

The president claims he wants to support blue-collar workers – but that notion soon collapses into a pool of implausibility

Donald Trump is perhaps the US president best equipped to understand that some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.

His personal business plan always involved racking up enormous deficits and debts, before finding a way to unload them on to others – his employees and creditors mostly.

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The fact is, Donald Trump is only pretending to care about the trade deficit

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