Hey there CaptSpiffy!
We all know how it feels. Up one day down the next. I can say two things with certainty: 1) no one really knows when this will RV for sure, and 2) when it does RV the news will spread incredibly fast!
Meanwhile, it sounds as if you settled in the right spot to catch the latest news and detangling of same. lol
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I would give you a date and rate if I could, but I'd end up on the Observer with a big fat X next to my prediction.