Linkage: world’s most cringe-inducing finance tattoo

As someone with tattoos, all of which could be called bad by a discerning onlooker, I award the “worst tattoo of the year’ award to this Elizabeth Warren staffer:

In other news, we have good news from the National Association of Realtors: future home sales for May were up 1.1%.

With good build permits and pending home sales data, there’s plenty of reasons to be confident in the health of the real estate market. Good news was balanced out by a worse-than-expected initial jobless claims number, but jobless claims tell us a lot less than job openings numbers.

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