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We don’t know far more than we do

November 17, 2007


…and sometimes, this means that we need to realize our projections of ROE, sales, etc. are pointless. Consider this example: the Apollo program is estimated to have cost (in inflation-adjusted 2006 US Dollars) $135 Billion. That’s nine zeros, ok? A lot. But let’s look closer: the outcome of WWII -> cold war -> minuteman missile […]