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Too Close For Comfort

Greg Pappas leads off talking about concealed carry classes and policies, the economics of music festivals, inflation and volatility, and corn option trading. John Flannigan calls in to discuss Tom’s experience with concealed carry classes, their decreasing faith in the CPD, Senior Policy Analyst Rachel Greszler’s take on unemployment and inflation, and qualms with the Twitterverse. Closing out the show, Nancy Long-Graham shares her insight on mortgage rate trends and concerns over the income-rent ratio.

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Greg Pappas started trading in 2010 and started working at Ceres in 2014. He is currently a broker at Oppenheimer. He clerked for coach Doug Redmann and Adam Rich in the grain room where he learned about grain swaps, automation and market making. As traditional Greeks, His family has always been in the restaurant business. His interests lie in western philosophy and the art of war. He is a resident of the Chicago land area.


John Flannigan is a graduate from Notre Dame University and a retired English Professor from Prairie State College out of Chicago Heights, IL.


Nancy Long-Graham is a loan officer for American Portfolio Mortgage and resident “Real Estate Guru” for Stocks and Jocks.