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Too Soon for Too Bad

OK, I know America has had to deal with some pretty grim news lately from our great Southland. The troubles in Iraq don’t seem ready to go away yet, either. (Here in London, where I’m writing from, Tony Blair is taking a pounding for his support of GW.)

LOOK FORWARD, NOT BACK

I’ve had a couple of messages lately from subscribers ruing our sale of Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) last summer. “If only we had held on, we could have made another X percent,” the refrain goes. Yes, I’ve regretted our sale of INTC, too — for about five minutes. Dwelling on what you coulda/woulda/shoulda done is worth about that much time and energy. You can’t take back the past, so why agonize over it? You can only deal with the future, as it comes.