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The reality about "lurkers" is that most have nothing to contribute. On all of the discussion boards, how many who post are trying to solve the problem of how to manage serious money? Maybe one or two on the bond board or REIT board. Maybe a half dozen on the Mechanical board. But for the most part, no one else is putting in the hours you do, which isn't to say that some boards aren't extremely active, such as Saul's. But those guys aren't 'investing'. They're practicing fundamentalist financial religion, and they don't know the difference between brains and a bull market.

Here's another "reality". There are no secrets to market success other than persistence, consistency, discipline, and hard work, which is why Linda Raschke will share everything, because she knows so few will make any use of it.

On a separate thought, the more I dig into this indicators stuff, the more I see how interchangeable all of them are and how redundant they are to a bare bare. Indicators merely help make explicit what is already implicit in just price and volume.

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