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  • newRenewed battle between GOOGLE and Hollywood...

    Renewed battle between GOOGLE and Hollywood...

    Renewed battle between GOOGLE and Hollywood...(Second column, 11th story, link)Related stories:BEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at Obama...'We Have Not Caved'...Says called White House...Emails: Thought Movie Would FLOP...Security experts: FBI report…
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  • newCrisis Talks? CIA Agent's Secret Meeting With SONY Exec Revealed...

    Crisis Talks? CIA Agent's Secret Meeting With SONY Exec Revealed...

    Crisis Talks? CIA Agent's Secret Meeting With SONY Exec Revealed...(Second column, 10th story, link)Related stories:BEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at Obama...'We Have Not Caved'...Says called White House...Emails: Thought Movie Would FLOP...Security…
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  • newSecurity experts: FBI report light on evidence linking NKorea...

    Security experts: FBI report light on evidence linking NKorea...

    Security experts: FBI report light on evidence linking NKorea...(Second column, 8th story, link)Related stories:BEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at Obama...'We Have Not Caved'...Says called White House...Emails: Thought Movie Would FLOP...China state…
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  • newCASTRO: CUBA STAYS COMMUNIST!

    CASTRO: CUBA STAYS COMMUNIST!

    CASTRO: CUBA STAYS COMMUNIST!(Main headline, 1st story, link)
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  • newDominant 'Life Form' in Cosmos Superintelligent Robots?

    Dominant 'Life Form' in Cosmos Superintelligent Robots?

    Dominant 'Life Form' in Cosmos Superintelligent Robots?(First column, 22nd story, link)
    - 1 min ago, 21 Dec 14, 1:27am -
  • newI'M NOT DONE...

    I'M NOT DONE...

    I'M NOT DONE...(First column, 1st story, link)Related stories:Obama enters the 'fourth quarter'...
    - 1 min ago, 21 Dec 14, 1:27am -
  • newChild quarantined after Chicago airport Ebola alert...

    Child quarantined after Chicago airport Ebola alert...

    Child quarantined after Chicago airport Ebola alert...(First column, 18th story, link)Related stories:Sierra Leone's top doc dies...Fire wipes out warehouse with medicine, crucial clinic supplies in Guinea...
    - 1 min ago, 21 Dec 14, 1:27am -
  • newObama enters the 'fourth quarter'...

    Obama enters the 'fourth quarter'...

    Obama enters the 'fourth quarter'...(First column, 2nd story, link)Related stories:I'M NOT DONE...
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  • newBEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at Obama...

    BEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at Obama...

    BEST DRAMA: SONY CEO fires back at Obama...(Second column, 4th story, link)Related stories:'We Have Not Caved'...Says called White House...Emails: Thought Movie Would FLOP...Security experts: FBI report light on evidence linking NKorea...China state…
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  • newIT'S ON: RUBIO VS RAND...

    IT'S ON: RUBIO VS RAND...

    IT'S ON: RUBIO VS RAND...(First column, 3rd story, link)
    - 1 min ago, 21 Dec 14, 1:27am -

Video Headlines

2015 Silver Shield Is Coming
2015 Silver Shield Is ComingThank you to the exceptional work of Duncan Brown http://www.duncan-brown.co.uk/ Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/FqBm/From:TruthNeverToldViews:742 24ratingsTime:00:18More inFilm…
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The END of the Unsustainable, Psychopathic Way Of Life
The END of the Unsustainable, Psychopathic Way Of LifeThe Xclusive 5 oz Sic Semper Tyrannis https://silvershieldxchange.com/105522,auction_id,auction_details Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/FqBl/From:TruthNeverToldVi…
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INFLECTION POINT: UNPRECEDENTED FEAR AS EVERYTHING FALLS APART -- Andy Hoffman
INFLECTION POINT: UNPRECEDENTED FEAR AS EVERYTHING FALLS APART -- Andy HoffmanI caught up with Miles Franklin's Andy Hoffman today just after he recorded his latest audio blog-cast titled 'Laughable FOMC Statement Sets New Central Bank Credibilit…
- 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 3:00am -
141218 - Russia's Gold
141218 - Russia's GoldSource Links and video text for Today's Items are located at http://hyperreport.org/2014/12/18/141218/ All content contained on the Hyper Report, and attached video is provided for informational...From:HyperReportViews:3…
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Ep 38: SNB Takes Snap From The Fed And Markets Run With The Ball
Ep 38: SNB Takes Snap From The Fed And Markets Run With The BallThe Peter Schiff Show Podcast - Episode 38 http://www.USTaxFreeZone.com SIGN UP FOR MY FREE NEWSLETTER: http://www.europac.net/subscribe_free_reports.From:Peter SchiffViews:9779…
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Ep 37: Yellen Bluffs Future Rate Hikes and Traders Pretend to Believe Her
Ep 37: Yellen Bluffs Future Rate Hikes and Traders Pretend to Believe HerThe Peter Schiff Show Podcast - Episode 37 http://www.USTaxFreeZone.com SIGN UP FOR MY FREE NEWSLETTER: http://www.europac.net/subscribe_free_reports.From:Peter SchiffVie…
- 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:13am -

Lew Rockwell

  • Putin Is Right
    Global forecaster Gerald Celente said Russian President Vladimir Putin was right when he stated today that the West targeted Russia long before the current crisis with Ukraine. In fact, Celente reported almost a year ago that the U.S. had waged …
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • What’s the Big Deal?
    Recent polls show that, despite the Senate’s torture report, most Americans still support the Central Intelligence Agency’s use of torture on suspects. Obviously the mainstream media misinform the public, neglecting to tell them that such torture…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • The Menace of Egalitarianism

    The Menace of Egalitarianism

    [This article is excerpted from the title essay and the introduction to the first edition of Egalitarianism as a Revolt Against Nature and Other Essays.] This essay was delivered at a conference on human differentiation held by the Institute for Hum…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • Report Police Abuse Without Fear
    This article by Steve Silverman originally appeared April 5, 2012 in Reason.com. It’s been updated to include new information regarding recent rulings in favor of citizens’ right to record. Last week the City of Boston agreed to pay Simon Glik $…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • Alcohol as Medicine?
    Those who eat a balanced and wholesome diet should seldomly become ill. Healthy people are usually able to combat minor infections without showing any symptoms. However, even healthy people become sick when their exposure to pathogens is persistent o…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • Santa Bomb Is Coming to Town

    Santa Bomb Is Coming to Town

    A “superbomb” storm is being predicted for Christmas Day in the Northeast United states according to WeatherBell Meteorologist Dr. Ryan Maue who has pointed out it looks to be reminiscent of the Cleveland Superbomb of 1978 aka the “Great New En…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • To the State, We’re Economic Slaves

    To the State, We’re Economic Slaves

    Signing of Dodd-Frank – Now Virtually Repealed/Gutted The NY money center Banks won again in Washington, the second time in a single month. They succeeded in repealing Dodd-Frank and have now succeeded in repealing the Volcker Rule, which it is off…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • Could You Survive a Blizzard?
    How do you survive if you become trapped in your vehicle during a blizzard? With winter fast approaching, this is a good question. The last few years have seen unseasonably cold and snowy winters in the U.S. Along with sustained cold temperatures, ma…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • No Need for Immigration
    Beginning in 2015 and escalating from then on, skilled workers from all over the world will have the digital equivalent of green cards. They will be legal to hire. They will flood into America’s middle-class job markets. The last major barrier is c…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • 2015: a Downhill Run for the Dollar?

    2015: a Downhill Run for the Dollar?

    Rosy GDP numbers may have cheered the masses, but John Williams of ShadowStats.com says we’re a long way from prosperity. In this interview with The Gold Report, Williams debunks the myth of economic recovery and warns that we still have serious…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • The Delirium Phase

    The Delirium Phase

    Virtually every day there is an eruption of lunacy from one central bank or another somewhere in the world. Today it was the Swiss central bank’s turn, and it didn’t pull any punches with regard to Russian billionaires seeking a safe haven from t…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -
  • Shake Your Bottle of Champagne
    Most people hoping to celebrate with glass or two of champagne this festive season will probably try to avoid agitating their bottle of bubbly before serving. Shaking bottles of champagne has become widely associated with flying corks and the kind of…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:01am -

Zero Hedge

  • Credit Doesn't Care What the FOMC Says: The "Recovery" That Never Was Is Over

    Credit Doesn't Care What the FOMC Says: The "Recovery" That Never Was Is Over

    Authored by Alhambra Partners' Jeffrey Snider, via Contra Corner blog, The stock market takes off in holiday celebration of the FOMC being even less clear than it really has been in some time; perhaps going all the way back to Alan Greenspan’s inte…
    - 4 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 9:45pm -
  • Bond Yields Set To Plunge In 2015: Next Year Global Treasury Supply Will Tumble By 20% As ECB Joins The Party

    Bond Yields Set To Plunge In 2015: Next Year Global Treasury Supply Will Tumble By 20% As ECB Joins The Party

    Back in May 2013, when we wrote "How "Modern Money" Really Works" and noted that in the current environment, as a result of prudential regulation, derivative clearing requirements, bilateral margin requirements and general economic uncertainty includ…
    - 4 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 9:15pm -
  • Jim Grant: "The Fed Has A 3rd Mandate... The Administration Of American Equity Prices"

    Jim Grant: "The Fed Has A 3rd Mandate... The Administration Of American Equity Prices"

    Having recently given us a two paragraph synopsis of all that is wrong with our financial market faith in fed officialdom, Jim Grant unleashes his critical wit and insight on CNBC to explain the Fed's new remit, as Bill Dudley recently explained, "th…
    - 4 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 9:00pm -
  • The False Promises Of 2% Inflation

    The False Promises Of 2% Inflation

    Submitted by Richard Ebeling via Epic Times blog, A specter is haunting the world, the specter of two percent inflationism. Whether pronounced by the U.S. Federal Reserve or the European Central Bank, or from the Bank of Japan, many monetary central…
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 8:15pm -
  • From Average Joe To Average Jihadi - How A Texas Plumber's Truck Turned Up In Syria

    From Average Joe To Average Jihadi - How A Texas Plumber's Truck Turned Up In Syria

    A photo posted to Twitter last week by Ansar al-Din Front, an Islamic extremist brigade, clearly shows a Ford truck with a "Mark-1 Plumbing" decal on the door and a militant standing in the bed firing the anti-aircraft gun...   As Haaretz reports,…
    - 6 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 7:30pm -
  • Judge Rules Obama's Abuse Of Executive Orders Is "Unconstitutional"

    Judge Rules Obama's Abuse Of Executive Orders Is "Unconstitutional"

    Submitted by Martin Armstrong via Armstrong Economics, A federal judge, Judge Arthur J. Schwab of the Western District of Pennsylvania, used a deportation decision to probe the constitutionality of President Obama’s executive order on amnesty, decl…
    - 6 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 7:04pm -
  • It Cost Ukraine's Government $4 Billion To Get Re-Elected

    It Cost Ukraine's Government $4 Billion To Get Re-Elected

    As the world grows used to hearing of reserve depletion among less-developed nations defending their currencies from collapse, we thought the following chart might open a few eyes as to the real driver of attempting to create 'stability' by intervent…
    - 7 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:03pm -
  • Dollar Bulls Regain Upper Hand

    Dollar Bulls Regain Upper Hand

    The powerful divergence theme re-emerged and effectively ended the dramatic correction throughout the capital markets. The FOMC statement strengthened conviction of a mid-2015 lift off, even if the pace of tightening may be somewhat slower than previ…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:21pm -
  • Defiant North Korea Says Can Prove It Is Not Behind Hack "Without Resorting To Torture Like The CIA"

    Defiant North Korea Says Can Prove It Is Not Behind Hack "Without Resorting To Torture Like The CIA"

    Just hours after the FBI announced that, with absolute certainty, it had determined that North Korea was behind the Sony hack, a "theory" that has become the butt of global jokes, we learned, in a far less prominent release, that according to an inte…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:01pm -
  • Just What Is China Buying?

    Just What Is China Buying?

    Something strange is going on in China. On one hand, as the chart below shows, China's trade surplus is growing and growing, and just hit record highs. In other words, China is - on paper - receiving record amounts of foreign currencies in exchange f…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:45am -
  • The Biggest Economic Story Going Into 2015 Is Not Oil

    The Biggest Economic Story Going Into 2015 Is Not Oil

    Submitted by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Isn’t it fun to just watch the market numbers roll by from time to time as you go about your day, see Europe markets up 3%+, Dubai 13%, US over 2% (biggest two-day rally since 2011!), an…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:10am -
  • The Burning Questions For 2015

    The Burning Questions For 2015

    The Burning Questions For 2015 By Louis-Vincent Gave, Gavekal Dragonomics With two reports a day, and often more, readers sometimes complain that keeping tabs on the thoughts of the various Gavekal analysts can be a challenge. So as the year draws to…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:00am -
  • Gun Violence In America (In 6 Uncomfortable Charts)

    Gun Violence In America (In 6 Uncomfortable Charts)

    A recent report, The Annual Review of Public Health, summarizes the basic facts of firearm violence, a large and costly public health problem in the United States for which the mortality rate has remained unchanged for more than a decade. It presents…
    - 22 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 3:25am -
  • Archaea Capital's 5 Bad Trades To Avoid Next Year

    Archaea Capital's 5 Bad Trades To Avoid Next Year

    Excerpted from Achaea Capital's Latter to Investors, Blind faith in policymakers remains a bad trade that’s still widely held. Pressure builds everywhere we look. Not as a consequence of the Fed’s ineptitude (which is a constant in the equation,…
    - 23 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 2:50am -
  • The Annotated History Of Russian Crises Since 1860

    The Annotated History Of Russian Crises Since 1860

    While the current episode of Russian geopolitical and economic turmoil may seem significant, the following chart from Goldman Sachs shows the tempestuous time the nation has had over the past 150 years...   click image for large legible version  …
    - 23 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 2:15am -

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Who What Why

  • Tinseltown Blinks & the Queen of Torture: Dec. 19, 2014
    NOW LIVE ON WhoWhatWhy ICYMI: Ebola, We Hardly Knew You: 3 Lessons from the Hysteria, by Bob Hennelly Now that ebola hysteria has stopped interrupting regular programming and the American patients are cured, the risk is gone, right? Not so fast … W…
    - 24 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 1:30am -
  • Airstrikes, Drone Strikes & Jeb’s Web of Interests: Dec. 18, 2014
    NOW LIVE ON WhoWhatWhy Ebola, We Hardly Knew You: 3 Lessons from the Hysteria, by Bob Hennelly Now that ebola hysteria has stopped interrupting regular programming and the American patients are cured, the risk is gone, right? Not so fast … WHO Who…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 3:06am -
  • Ebola, We Hardly Knew You: 3 Lessons from the Hysteria

    Ebola, We Hardly Knew You: 3 Lessons from the Hysteria

    Now that ebola hysteria has stopped interrupting regular programming and the American patients are cured, the risk is gone, right? Not so fast ...
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 9:49pm -
  • Obama & the Pope Tango Into Cuba: Dec. 17, 2014
    NOW LIVE ON WhoWhatWhy ICYMI: Government’s Final Onslaught Delays Barrett Brown’s Sentencing, by Douglas Lucas When is a plea deal not really a deal? When you’re jailed journalist Barrett Brown, and prosecutors show up at what’s supposed to b…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:17am -
  • Jeb Beats Around the Bush: Dec. 16, 2014
    NOW LIVE ON WhoWhatWhy Government’s Final Onslaught Delays Barrett Brown’s Sentencing, by Douglas Lucas When is a plea deal not really a deal? When you’re jailed journalist Barrett Brown, and prosecutors show up at what’s supposed to be a one…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:39am -
  • Government’s Final Onslaught Delays Barrett Brown’s Sentencing

    Government’s Final Onslaught Delays Barrett Brown’s Sentencing

    When is a plea deal not really a deal? When you’re jailed journalist Barrett Brown, and prosecutors show up at what’s supposed to be a one-day sentencing with hundreds of pages of evidence against you, looking for the longest prison term possible…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:12am -
  • Manufacturing War & Teaching Torture: Dec. 15, 2014
    NOW LIVE ON WhoWhatWhy Manufacturing War: A Primer by Martin Hellman How do you start a war? Hermann Göring had a theory that’s proven successful. Unfortunately, it’s been as appealing to democratic leaders as it was to fascist dictators. WHO Wh…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 11:53pm -
  • Manufacturing War: A Primer

    Manufacturing War: A Primer

    How do you start a war? Hermann Göring had a theory that’s proven successful. Unfortunately, it’s been as appealing to democratic leaders as it was to fascist dictators.
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 7:41pm -
  • RadioWHO Episode 3: CIA Crack Kingpin Ricky Ross

    RadioWHO Episode 3: CIA Crack Kingpin Ricky Ross

    Before “Freeway” Ricky Ross gained infamy as a $3 million-a-day Los Angeles crack dealer with hidden CIA support, he was headed to college on a tennis scholarship. In the most explosive episode of RadioWHO yet, Ross gives host Guillermo Jimenez…
    - 7 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 8:33am -
  • Deep Politics, Deeper Pockets & Wall Street’s Budget Bonanza: Dec. 12, 2014
    NOW LIVE ON WhoWhatWhy CIA Funding: Never Constrained by its Congressional Budget by Peter Dale Scott If you want to know how to run a slush fund, look no further than the CIA. Author Peter Dale Scott unearths the ways the agency has always been able…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 11:07pm -

Natural News

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Infowars

Interviews

Peter Grandich--QE3-The Straw That Broke The Fed's Back-The Race To Debase Is On 19.Sept.12
http://www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presentsQE3 is spurring a huge rush into the stock market to help insure Wall Street's bonuses. Europe, Japan and China are joining in the fun. Infinite QE guarantees increased gold prices. Miners are also be…
- 19 Sep 12, 11:02pm -
Andy Hoffman--Infinite QE No One Gets What They Want 19.Sept.12
http://www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presentsJapan starts infinite QE and the Yen goes up. The US starts QE and there won't be any help for the economy of the dismal employment numbers. But that doesn't stop them trying over and over again. No o…
- 19 Sep 12, 10:49pm -
Danielle Park--The Only Thing We Learn From History Is That We Don't Learn From History 18.Sept.12
http://www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presentsIn 1934 the Pecora Commission was charged with finding out why the Crash of 1929 happened. The report could have been written today. Lack of ethics and a complete lack of integrity were the underlying…
- 19 Sep 12, 9:18pm -
Bill Holter--The Federal Reserve-The End Is Near 18.Sept.12
http://www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presentsBill Holter believes that the Fed's latest round of QE3 is a suicide pact. By embracing on going systematic money printing, we're only a black swan away from complete and utter financial collapse. Whi…
- 19 Sep 12, 9:15pm -
$34 Silver Welcomes In QE3--Catching Up With Diana Zoppa 13.Sept.12
http://www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presentsDiana Zoppa and I caught up today and what a day it was. QE3 or really QE to infinity was officially announced today. We talked about inflation and what you can do about it. The answer is very simple,…
- 18 Sep 12, 5:19am -
Nick Barisheff--Gold Is Really Going To $10,000 Per Ounce 13.Sept.12
www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presentsGold didn't spke today because there's a run on high end jewelry. Rather, it went up because the dollar got dramatically weaker. The Fed's QE3 is the reason. Its part of an irreversible trend, including the…
- 18 Sep 12, 5:16am -

Victory Report

Breitbart

  • Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

    Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

    On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:13am -
  • President Obama Picks His Favorite Film of 2014

    President Obama Picks His Favorite Film of 2014

    President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday.  Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014.  “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazin…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:50am -
  • ABC News: North Korea Govt Behind Sony Hack

    ABC News: North Korea Govt Behind Sony Hack

    On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst cor…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:37am -
  • MN State Rep Wants $329,000 Refund from Jonathan Gruber for Work With 'Beyond Laughable' Error Rates

    MN State Rep Wants $329,000 Refund from Jonathan Gruber for Work With 'Beyond Laughable' Error Rates

    Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:36am -
  • Can Obama Act Alone On Cuba

    Can Obama Act Alone On Cuba

    While some believe today's actions toward Cuba are within the scope of Barack Obama's role as chief executive, there are others who maintain it's not so clear. Given considerable opposition to his move to significantly loosen restrictions as regards…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:27am -
  • Juan Williams: Cuba Deal 'Pig in a Poke,' 'Nothing There'

    Juan Williams: Cuba Deal 'Pig in a Poke,' 'Nothing There'

    Fox News Analyst and columnist for The Hill, Juan Williams, argued that the deal the Obama administration cut with the government of Cuba was "a pig in a poke" and that "there is nothing there" on Wednesday's "Special Report" on the Fox News Channel.…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:24am -
  • New York to Ban Fracking; Environmentalists Cheer

    New York to Ban Fracking; Environmentalists Cheer

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Handing environmentalists a breakthrough victory, New York plans to prohibit fracking for natural gas because of what regulators say are its unexplored health risks and dubious economic benefits. New York, which overlies part of…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:22am -
  • FLOTUS Flashback: Woman Asked for Help at Target 'Because She Was Short'

    FLOTUS Flashback: Woman Asked for Help at Target 'Because She Was Short'

    Wednesday, People magazine published an interview titled "The Obamas: How We Deal with Our Own Racist Experiences," in which Michelle Obama claimed it was due to racism that a woman at Target asked her for help to get detergent from a high shelf.  "…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:20am -
  • Americans View of Race Relations is Worst in Two Decades

    Americans View of Race Relations is Worst in Two Decades

    Despite, or perhaps because of Barack Obama being in the White House - many feel he's done more harm than good to race relations in America - an NBC News/ Wall Street Journal poll "showed the most pessimistic assessment of racial issues in almost tw…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:09am -
  • Rand Paul Has Sit Down With Goldman Sachs

    Rand Paul Has Sit Down With Goldman Sachs

    Senator and prospective 2016 Republican presidential hopeful Rand Paul addressed several Goldman Sachs executives during "a closed-door audience at the firm's 200 West offices as part of an internal company speaker series known as Talks@GS." Reported…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:03am -
  • Obama: 'My Recommendation Would Be that People Go to the Movies'

    Obama: 'My Recommendation Would Be that People Go to the Movies'

    In segment of an interview that aired on ABC’s “World News” on Wednesday, President Barack Obama reacted to the alleged that cyber-attack, which had been confirmed by U.S. officials by ABC News on Sony from North Korea in what appears to be the…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:01am -
  • U.S. to announce that North Korea behind Sony hack: CNN

    U.S. to announce that North Korea behind Sony hack: CNN

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says federal investigators have now connected the Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. hacking to North Korea and are expected to make an announcement in the near future. The official spoke on condition of anonymity be…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 11:30pm -
  • Cruz: Don't Listen to Consultant 'Cabal' and Pick Another Romney in 2016

    Cruz: Don't Listen to Consultant 'Cabal' and Pick Another Romney in 2016

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) argued that the GOP should not listen to the "cabal" of consultants in the 2016 presidential race and should also not nominate another Bob Dole, John McCain, or Mitt Romney on Wednesday's "Your World with Neil Cavuto" on the F…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 11:22pm -
  • Obama in 2008: No Normalized Relations with Cuba Until All Political Prisoners Released

    Obama in 2008: No Normalized Relations with Cuba Until All Political Prisoners Released

    On May 23, 2008, then-presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) gave a speech at the Cuban-American National Foundation’s annual Cuban Independence Day luncheon where he promised he would not begin to "normalize" relations with Cuba until all…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:53pm -
  • Columnist: Ferguson Protests About 'White Rage,' Not Black Lives

    Columnist: Ferguson Protests About 'White Rage,' Not Black Lives

    Chip Johnson, a black columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, has expressed his frustration with the abundance of white voices and paucity of black voices in the Bay Area protests over the deaths of black men like Eric Garner and Michael Brown. J…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:51pm -
  • Pot-Smoking Santa Decoration Removed from Dispensary After Complaints

    Pot-Smoking Santa Decoration Removed from Dispensary After Complaints

    A medical marijuana dispensary in the San Pedro area of Los Angeles, California was forced to remove a decal depicting Santa Claus smoking marijuana after dozens of complaints were lodged against the pot shop on Facebook. Last week, the Harbor House…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:40pm -
  • Gas Prices Will Spike in California Jan. 1 Due to Cap-and-Trade

    Gas Prices Will Spike in California Jan. 1 Due to Cap-and-Trade

    California’s cap-and-trade program will cause the cost of gasoline to skyrocket after New Year’s Day, reports CBS Los Angeles. The price hikes may come as a shock to drivers, as Americans in the rest of the country will likely continue to enjoy f…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:32pm -
  • Royce: Cuban Prisoner Swap Signals 'Disturbing Trend'

    Royce: Cuban Prisoner Swap Signals 'Disturbing Trend'

    Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA) pointed to a "disturbing trend" under the Obama Administration, in which there are increased negotiations with spies and terrorists, culminating with President Obama's decision to rel…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:26pm -
  • Goodlatte: Court's 'Unconstitutional' Executive Amnesty Opinion 'Good Sign'

    Goodlatte: Court's 'Unconstitutional' Executive Amnesty Opinion 'Good Sign'

    The recent court opinion declaring portions of President Obama’s executive actions on immigration to be “unconstitutional” bodes well for future litigation against the president’s recent order, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:17pm -
  • Cruz: Cuba Deal 'Continues the Brutal Repression and Dictatorship'

    Cruz: Cuba Deal 'Continues the Brutal Repression and Dictatorship'

    Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said that President Obama's freeing of Cuban spies and push to normalize relations with the island "continues the brutal repression and dictatorship of the Castro Brothers" on Wednesday's "Your World with Neil Cavuto" on the Fox…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:14pm -

Financial Survival Network

  • Congress’ Gift That Keeps on Giving

    Congress’ Gift That Keeps on Giving

    P.J. O’Rourke highlights the special gifts to taxpayers in the $1.1 trillion “cromnibus” spending bill. by P.J. O Rourke The Daily Beast The Holiday Season is a time of family togetherness. The kids are out of school, Mom is out of get-up-and-g…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:12pm -
  • Too Big to Tax: Settlements Are Tax Write-Offs for Banks

    Too Big to Tax: Settlements Are Tax Write-Offs for Banks

    by Lynnley Browning Newsweek At the Justice Department, senior officials like to congratulate themselves on the headline-making, big bucks settlements they have imposed upon banks and lenders for their part in causing the 2008 mortgage meltdown that…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:10pm -
  • Judge Rules Abuse of Executive Orders are Unconstitutional

    Judge Rules Abuse of Executive Orders are Unconstitutional

    by Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics A federal judge, Judge Arthur J. Schwab of the Western District of Pennsylvania, used a deportation decision to probe the constitutionality of President Obama’s executive order on amnesty, declaring it “un…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:10pm -
  • The Keynesian PhD Brigade Strikes Again: Sweden’s Riksbank Joins The ZIRP Mania

    The Keynesian PhD Brigade Strikes Again: Sweden’s Riksbank Joins The ZIRP Mania

    by David Stockman David Stockman’s Contra Corner Folks, it’s a tyranny of the PhDs. Recently, the central bank of Sweden was subject to a withering tirade by that oracle of Keynesian rubbish, professor Paul Krugman, who accused it of “sado-mone…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:09pm -
  • The Week the Dam Broke in Russia and Ended Putin’s Dreams

    The Week the Dam Broke in Russia and Ended Putin’s Dreams

    “It’s going to be worse than the default crisis in 1998. This time you have a situation where the West is against them,” said Mr Browder from Hermitage by Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, International Business Editor Telegraph.co.uk Gallows humour is…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:08pm -
  • Peak Prosperity News Update – 2014 Year in Review
    from ChrisMartensondotcom Read the latest report: http://www.peakprosperity.com/2014-YIR View the "Accelerated" Crash Course Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYyug… Tweet
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:07pm -
  • Paul Craig Roberts – Russia To Unleash Ultimate Black Swan Against The West

    Paul Craig Roberts – Russia To Unleash Ultimate Black Swan Against The West

    from King World News Today Dr. Paul Craig Roberts warned King World News that the Russians are going to unleash what he called the “ultimate black swan” against the West. Dr. Roberts also discussed how a terrifying series of events would then bri…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:06pm -
  • Torture, Schmorture?

    Torture, Schmorture?

    by Pater Tenebrarum Acting Man Just Call it “Enhanced Interrogation” and it is OK In recent days, unknown Senate staffers have attempted to edit the Wikipedia page on the CIA torture report at least two times, trying to edit out the term “tortu…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:06pm -
  • Russia’s Central Bank Purchases 600,000 Troy Ounces of Gold in November

    Russia’s Central Bank Purchases 600,000 Troy Ounces of Gold in November

    by Ed Steer Ed Steer’s Gold & Silver Daily, Casey Research Yesterday In Gold & Silver The slight bump above the $1,200 spot price shortly after 3 p.m. Hong Kong time turned out to be the high tick of the day on Friday. From that point, it took the…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:05pm -
  • Can Money Printing Cause Deflation?

    Can Money Printing Cause Deflation?

    by Marc Faber Daily Reckoning We know that “money printing” distorts the level of relative prices in an economy because, at certain times, some prices may increase faster than other prices. At other times, during another phase of monetary inflati…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:05pm -
  • Keiser Report: Ruble’s Baptism by Fire (E695)
    from RT Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert are joined by Liam Halligan of BNE.eu. They talk rubles, sanctions and diversifying the economy with some technology investments. In the second half, Max interviews Konstantin Gurdgiev about the ruble, the Russia…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:04pm -
  • Bullish Reversal in Miners but Metals Remain in Question

    Bullish Reversal in Miners but Metals Remain in Question

    by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT The Daily Gold The gold and silver stocks have put in a bullish weekly reversal but Gold and Silver have not confirmed it. The interplay between the metals and the shares has been complicated in recent weeks. Hopefully this m…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:03pm -
  • Russia Not Selling Gold, It’s Buying; Reflections on Extremely Sloppy Reporting

    Russia Not Selling Gold, It’s Buying; Reflections on Extremely Sloppy Reporting

    by Mike “Mish” Shedlock MISH’S Global Economic Trend Analysis On December 17, ZeroHedge asked Will Putin’s Next Step Be To Sell Gold? On December 18, ZeroHedge answered his own question wrongly with Russia Has Begun Selling Its Gold, Accordin…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:03pm -
  • Some Light Reading For Your Holiday Weekend

    Some Light Reading For Your Holiday Weekend

    by Karl Denninger Market-Ticker.org I won’t rip this off, but I damn well will link it. And you should read it. If this doesn’t open your eyes nothing will. ….federal “gun control” law “was lifted, almost in its entirety, from Nazi legis…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:02pm -
  • David Stockman Presents High Alert’s VESTS Analysis

    David Stockman Presents High Alert’s VESTS Analysis

    by Anthony Wile The Daily Bell I noticed an article by David Stockman, “Central Banks Are Now Uncorking The Delirium Phase,” and I want to comment on it because he shed light on some of the same conclusions we’ve come to regarding this ongoing…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:01pm -

USA Watchdog

  • WNW 171-Fed and Congress Signal Trouble, Putin Defends Russia, ISIS War

    WNW 171-Fed and Congress Signal Trouble, Putin Defends Russia, ISIS  War

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Friday 12.19.14) My top story is the economy, and I think the Fed and Congress just signaled that something is seriously wrong, and it’s going to get worse.  First off, the Federal Reserve just came out and sa…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 5:31am -
  • Is Ruble Collapse Act of War-Paul Craig Roberts

    Is Ruble Collapse Act of War-Paul Craig Roberts

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Former Assistant Treasury Secretary Dr. Paul Craig Roberts thinks the only thing that explains the plunge in the Russian ruble is that it is being attacked by America.  Roberts contends, “It is not a currency cra…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:25am -
  • Oil Price Plunge Trigger for Next Global Crisis-Harry Dent

    Oil Price Plunge Trigger for Next Global Crisis-Harry Dent

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Economist Harry Dent says falling oil prices will be a trigger for another economic calamity.  Dent explains, “Normally, oil prices falling in a good economy like the 80’s and 90’s, w…
    - 6 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 8:03pm -
  • WNW 170- Budget Battle, CIA Torture Distraction, Madoff Convictions

    WNW 170- Budget Battle, CIA Torture Distraction, Madoff Convictions

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Friday 12/12/14) The $1 trillion budget that just passed the House of Representatives has something in it for everybody–to hate.  Conservative Republicans hate that Obama Care and illegal immigration are funde…
    - 9 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 7:00am -
  • Big Banks Will Take Depositors Money In Next Crash -Ellen Brown

    Big Banks Will Take Depositors Money In Next Crash -Ellen Brown

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  The G-20 met recently in Australia to make new banking rules for the next financial calamity.  Financial reform advocate Ellen Brown says these new rules will allow banks to take money from depositors and pension…
    - 11 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 5:18am -
  • Global Deflationary Implosion Will Start Money Printing-Egon von Greyerz

    Global Deflationary Implosion Will Start Money Printing-Egon von Greyerz

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release) Gold expert and money manager Egon von Greyerz says Japan is leading the parade to the bottom of the currency heap. Greyerz says, “Japan is printing unlimited amounts, and we can see that…
    - 13 days ago, 7 Dec 14, 10:03pm -
  • WNW 169-Race Distraction, USA #2, US/Russia Coming War?

    WNW 169-Race Distraction, USA #2, US/Russia Coming War?

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (12/5/14)  It seems the mainstream media (MSM) is determined to bombard us with the “hands up, don’t shoot” lie. Michael Brown was not gunned down with his hands up.  Forensic evidence and eye witness testim…
    - 16 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 2:27am -
  • 3.9% GDP Nonsense-Dollar Turns Sharply Soon-John Williams

    3.9% GDP Nonsense-Dollar Turns Sharply Soon-John Williams

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Economist John Williams is not buying the recent 3.9% GDP upward revision. Williams explains, “No one I know thinks we are growing at 3.9% other than they are trying to sell a bill of goods to the markets, specifi…
    - 18 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 5:38am -
  • Gold Selling for at least 50% over Spot in Asia-Rob Kirby

    Gold Selling for at least 50% over Spot in Asia-Rob Kirby

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com   (Early Sunday Release) A few months ago, financial analyst Rob Kirby said the gold price was ready to go up. In the international market, where it is sold by the ton–it has. Kirby explains, “For large amount…
    - 20 days ago, 30 Nov 14, 10:26pm -
  • WNW 168-Ferguson Analysis, Iran Nuke Deal Stalled, Gold Repatriation

    WNW 168-Ferguson Analysis, Iran Nuke Deal Stalled, Gold Repatriation

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com    (Friday 11.28.14)  I told you last week there would be no charges for the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, and no charges were brought. Of course, there was rioting and violence, and that see…
    - 23 days ago, 28 Nov 14, 5:24am -
  • Gold is Kryptonite to the Dollar-Bill Holter

    Gold is Kryptonite to the Dollar-Bill Holter

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  Financial writer Bill Holter says the players in the gold markets are fearful. Why?  Holter says, “The GOFO rates, or gold forward rates, in London are negative.  They should never be negative, and they are mo…
    - 25 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 5:06am -
  • Central Banks Absolutely Desperate-Dollar Terminal-Gregory Mannarino

    Central Banks Absolutely Desperate-Dollar Terminal-Gregory Mannarino


    - 27 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 5:05am -
  • WNW 167: Obama Immigration Amnesty, Jerusalem Violence, Ferguson Mo Decision

    WNW 167: Obama Immigration Amnesty, Jerusalem Violence, Ferguson Mo Decision

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (11/21/14) President Obama, who many are now calling emperor, has made millions of illegal aliens legal with the stroke of his pen. Some in Congress say the time is up and something had to be done, but that is not h…
    - 30 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:33am -
  • Global Economy on Unquestionable Decline Leading to War-Gerald Celente

    Global Economy on Unquestionable Decline Leading to War-Gerald Celente

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Top trends researcher Gerald Celente is forecasting a slowing global economy in 2015, and oil is a leading indicator. Celente explains, “It’s all in oil.  We’ve been talking about oil prices since they peaked…
    - 32 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 5:02am -
  • Confusing a Bubble for a Genuine Recovery-Peter Schiff

    Confusing a Bubble for a Genuine Recovery-Peter Schiff

    By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Money manager Peter Schiff says don’t be fooled by the strong dollar or the so-called recovery. Schiff explains, “The biggest disconnect right now is between the real state of the U.S. economy and the fantasy la…
    - 34 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 5:36am -

Don't Tread on Me

  • Last Minute Christmas Silver Sale

    Last Minute Christmas Silver Sale

    All Christmas JOY 5 Pack  orders received by the end of business on the 18th will get guaranteed domestic shipping by Christmas. The Christmas JOY 5 Pack which includes… 1- 1oz Proof 2014 Joy To The World 1- 1 oz Proof 2013 Peace On Earth 1- 1 oz…
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 8:32pm -
  • Little by Little, Modern Legislation Leads to Draconian Theft
    From Perpetual Assets The threats to retirement accounts keep surfacing. Like anything else, the people that heed the warnings will be ahead of those that do not. This impending crisis reminds me of the 2007 pre sub prime debacle. The signals were pr…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:13am -
  • Reluctant Preppers Year End Interview
    Modern Slavery to Debt is by Design Part 1/3 More Important Than Prepping Part 2/3 Elevate Your Thinking to Change Your Future Part 3/3
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:28pm -
  • 2015 Predictions- Doom is ALWAYS 6 Months Away
    From Outer Limits Radio
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 10:24pm -
  • The FINAL Member’s Only Silver Shield Report

    The FINAL Member’s Only Silver Shield Report

    This is the final Silver Shield Group Member’s Only Silver Shield Report. The December Silver Shield Report for members is here. 0:00 *2015 Silver Shield Preview including Year of the Sheep, Non Vi Virtute Vici, Collectivism Kills, Jesus Clears the…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:53pm -
  • Post Paradigm Book- No Delight In Fools
     I am please to announce this new post paradigm book called No Delight In Fools by Damian Bouch. I think it is a first of it’s kind and deals with the bargaining phase of the awakening and themes like “Listen to all and follow none.” I wrote t…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:08pm -
  • eBay Silver Bullet Silver Shield Trademark Violation

    eBay Silver Bullet Silver Shield Trademark Violation

    As many of you know, I first wrote the Silver Bullet and the Silver Shield on this very blog, almost four years ago in 2011.  It proposed a two fold thesis that stacking silver as a way of to attack the fraudulent debt and death paradigm and to also…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 7:01pm -
  • Self-Directing Your Retirement ~ Sheltering the Fruits of Your Labor

    Self-Directing Your Retirement ~ Sheltering the Fruits of Your Labor

    From Survival Blog As we prepare our lives for the unknown, the various categories needing attention are overwhelming. Many start with the obvious: water, food, security, defense, and self-reliance. Once we secure our basic survival needs we almost…
    - 22 days ago, 28 Nov 14, 7:05pm -
  • Joy To The World Revealed
    $15 silver is the best gift to give for Christmas, it could make the impression of a lifetime. Joy to the World is available at  Authorized Silver Shield Dealers Please check each of the dealers for their Christmas Specials that include free silver…
    - 22 days ago, 28 Nov 14, 3:37pm -
  • Thankful
    Here is a video I did for Thanksgiving called Thankful. And to show you how thankful I am to be able to design and create the coolest silver coins in the world… Search our list of Authorized Silver Shield Dealers for their special Thanksgiving Day…
    - 24 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 8:08pm -

RT Broadcast

‘US uses N. Korean bogeyman to help justify its military build-up in Asia’
‘US uses N. Korean bogeyman to help justify its military build-up in Asia’U.S. investigators claim their evidence in Sony attack leads back to Pyongyang - but the Communist government has denied the allegations. Korea expert Christine Hong th…
- 40 mins ago, 21 Dec 14, 12:48am -
RAW: Police fire water cannon, crackdown on ‘secular’ teachers' protest in Turkey
RAW: Police fire water cannon, crackdown on ‘secular’ teachers' protest in TurkeyPolice used water cannon and tear-gas on protesters during a teacher's union demonstration in Ankara, Saturday, detaining more than 100 people. The demonstration…
- 2 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 11:33pm -
Buying Bonanza: Russians hunt for Italian castles amid rumbling ruble
Buying Bonanza: Russians hunt for Italian castles amid rumbling rubleSeveral dozen historical Italian castles are up for sale, their owners unable to pay maintenance costs and high taxes. But Russian buyers are stepping in, searching for properti…
- 2 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 11:27pm -
'Cold War never ended, web is new way of fighting'
'Cold War never ended, web is new way of fighting'Germany has acknowledged an iron factory in the country was targeted by a cyber attack causing massive damage. It wasn't revealed which particular plant was targeted, or what the damage entailed..…
- 2 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 11:27pm -
Keiser Report: Ruble’s Baptism by Fire (E695)
Keiser Report: Ruble’s Baptism by Fire (E695)Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert are joined by Liam Halligan of BNE.eu. They talk rubles, sanctions and diversifying the economy with some technology investments. In the second half, Max interviews...Fr…
- 2 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 11:27pm -
Inside Kalashnikov: New model of AK rifles on sale in 2015
Inside Kalashnikov: New model of AK rifles on sale in 2015Legendary Russian arms manufacturer Kalashnikov granted access to its factory in Izhevsk on Friday to see production of its new line of AK rifles, which are being readied for sale in 2015.…
- 2 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 11:26pm -

Liberty Blitzkrieg

Financial Sense

  • Valuation Estimate of SP500 2015 Returns: 2,246 Target

    Valuation Estimate of SP500 2015 Returns: 2,246 Target

    The RecessionALERT Valuation Index (RAVI) is a multifactor valuation model that examines cyclically adjusted trailing SP-500 earnings (various multi-decade horizons), the SP-500 total-return index level, total stock market capitalization...…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • U.S. in a Sweet Spot!

    U.S. in a Sweet Spot!

    The world’s prominent central banks are pursuing an accommodative monetary policy and this bodes well for the stock market. Remember, when it comes to investing, monetary policy trumps everything else and the risk free rate of return determines the…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • The Burning Questions for 2015

    The Burning Questions for 2015

    With two reports a day, and often more, readers sometimes complain that keeping tabs on the thoughts of the various Gavekal analysts can be a challenge. So as the year draws to a close, it may be helpful if we recap the main questions confronting inv…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Competitive Theories: “Deflation Warning” vs. “Inflation Is Nearly Everywhere”

    Competitive Theories: “Deflation Warning” vs. “Inflation Is Nearly Everywhere”

    Break-even rates are the difference between treasuries and the same-duration Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS). The break-even rate turned negative yesterday for the first time since 2009.
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Russia’s Crisis Is Europe’s Crisis

    Russia’s Crisis Is Europe’s Crisis

    Vladimir Putin would have been well advised to study the lessons of the Suez crisis before he invaded Crimea. Like Anthony Eden of Great Britain he is beginning to realize that economic warfare can be more ruthlessly destructive than military might.…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Conference Board Leading Economic Index Increased Again in November

    Conference Board Leading Economic Index Increased Again in November

    The Latest Conference Board Leading Economic Index (LEI) for November is now available. The index rose 0.6 percent to 105.5. October was revised to downward 104.9 percent (2004 = 100). The latest number came in slightly above the 0.5 percent forecast…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • What Are Technical Indicators Saying About the Market?

    What Are Technical Indicators Saying About the Market?

    It was just a week ago that financial headlines bemoaned the market having suffered its worst week in 2 ½ years. The bears came out of hiding with scary forecasts. Plunging oil prices, previously thought to be a positive for global economies...…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Implications for the Stock Market and Gold with a Yen Rally

    Implications for the Stock Market and Gold with a Yen Rally

    Since late 2012, the Bank of Japan has launched an all-out war to devalue their currency. Why? As outlined previously, Japan faces two ticking time bombs of mounting debts and worsening demographics. The implications of these forces for the global ma…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • China’s Pivot Toward Europe May Cut U.S. Out of Deal

    China’s Pivot Toward Europe May Cut U.S. Out of Deal

    November 18, 2014: it’s a day that should live forever in history. On that day, in the city of Yiwu in China’s Zhejiang province, 300 kilometers south of Shanghai, the first train carrying 82 containers of export goods weighing more than 1,000 to…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • FOMC Recap

    FOMC Recap

    Yesterday's FOMC statement was a reminder that in normal times the Federal Reserve moves slowly and methodically. Policymakers were apparently concerned that removal of "considerable time" by itself would prove to be disruptive.
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Deflationary Indicators Yawn at Fed’s Growth Confidence

    Deflationary Indicators Yawn at Fed’s Growth Confidence

    The jabbertalk parsers have rarely been in finer form than following yesterday’s latest Federal Reserve comedy hour. It is truly incredible to hear the Yellen-syllable analysis now engulfing the stock...
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Draghi Risks Becoming the Boy Who Cried Wolf Over QE

    Draghi Risks Becoming the Boy Who Cried Wolf Over QE

    Recent remarks by ECB President Mario Draghi have promised to tackle the near-recession level of activity plaguing the Eurozone. But while words have come often, there has been far less action from the central banking system, which seems rife with in…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Does Russia Present a Systemic Threat to Global Markets?

    Does Russia Present a Systemic Threat to Global Markets?

    Winston Churchill famously said of Russian foreign policy that it was "a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma." What people leave out is what followed. Churchill offered an answer: "perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national inter…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Spotlight on the Fed

    Spotlight on the Fed

    The Fed remains in the spotlight today, with the central bank expected to give investors a roadmap for the future course of monetary policy. There are plenty of other headlines as well, ranging from a continued oil price sell-off...
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Recent Hindenburg Omens Signaled Caution, Now What?

    Recent Hindenburg Omens Signaled Caution, Now What?

    The cluster of Hindenburg Omens on the NASDAQ, S&P 500, and Russell 2000 correctly warned of a pullback in the markets but now that we appear to be stabilizing with the FOMC meeting out of the way how should investors view the recent market weakness?…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Red Flags in Russia

    Red Flags in Russia

    The yield on the 10-yr Treasury note has dropped six basis points this morning to 2.06%. Why lead with that? Because it's a telling indication that market participants recognize something is amiss out there.
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • U.S. vs. Global Shock

    U.S. vs. Global Shock

    The string of solid U.S. economic news continued with industrial production advancing 1.3% in November. Year-over-year growth (5.2%) is now comparable to the late-90's. Meanwhile, the international fallout from the oil price drop continues. Russia is…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Mish’s Take: What’s Behind the Plunge in Oil? Boon to Spending or Recessionary?

    Mish’s Take: What’s Behind the Plunge in Oil? Boon to Spending or Recessionary?

    In the wake of a widely unexpected, huge oil price decline, I have received many questions and comments. Some speculate U.S. pressure on Saudi Arabia to punish Russia. Others think "big oil" is out to punish the frackers.
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Viewing Russia From the Inside

    Viewing Russia From the Inside

    Last week I flew into Moscow, arriving at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 8. It gets dark in Moscow around that time, and the sun doesn't rise until about 10 a.m. at this time of the year — the so-called Black Days versus White Nights. For anyone used to life cl…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -
  • Competition Finally Upsets the Biggest Monopoly of All: OPEC

    Competition Finally Upsets the Biggest Monopoly of All: OPEC

    No coercive monopoly or business able to sustain its prices without regard for competition can prevail in a free market. Its profits, above those prevailing in the market, will attract competitors, either producing its product or an alternative produ…
    - 1 Jan 70, 12:00am -

What Really Happened

TF Metals Report

  • "Save us, Oh FED"

    "Save us, Oh FED"

    Turd deserves a day off!And we must have something new to read!I was on an anniversary vacation (27 years) in lovely Sedona Arizona yesterday when I noticed the headline on the USA Today weekend edition praising the FED for saving the stock market…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:22pm -
  • Guest Post: "Measuring Indian Precious Metal Imports", by Koos Jansen

    Guest Post: "Measuring Indian Precious Metal Imports", by Koos Jansen

    Another great piece of work from Koos Jansen that you simply must be sure to read and consider. read more
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:51pm -
  • A Pending Sale?

    A Pending Sale?

    Is The Gold Cartel preparing to mark down prices again, just in time for all of your holiday shopping needs? read more
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 4:19pm -
  • NIRP Negative For Gold?

    NIRP Negative For Gold?

    So the Swiss National Bank announces a plan for negative interest rates and gold prices fall. Of course negative interest rates are negative for gold! Only a blockhead would think that NIRP should be gold bullish. read more
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:00pm -
  • A Pre-Fedline Look At Gold

    A Pre-Fedline Look At Gold

    As we await Old Mother Fellen and her 2:00 pm Fedlines, just a quick update on gold and GOFO. read more
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:47pm -
  • Turdville Open Thread

    Turdville Open Thread

    As historic events unfold around us, and with markets moving so quickly around the globe, I thought we should try something different today. Hopefully this open thread provides a forum for the free exchange of ideas and opinions as well as headlin…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 3:32pm -
  • A Brief Calm

    A Brief Calm

    After a calm Monday open, the financial "markets" are beginning to roil again as I type. Will this week be an extension of last week? Maybe even worse? read more
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 4:14pm -
  • Andrew Maguire on KWN

    Andrew Maguire on KWN

    This weekend, please take time to visit the KWN site and listen to this latest interview of Andrew Maguire. read more
    - 7 days ago, 13 Dec 14, 4:59pm -
  • Progress Report at end of 2014

    Progress Report at end of 2014

    Very long term secular trends are turning but this takes many years. Interest rates are at 60, 120 and 300 year lows. Reversal of trends always creates churning and price fluctuations and we should expect more of that. read more
    - 8 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 4:01pm -
  • Looking Ahead

    Looking Ahead

    I'm not the least bit concerned about gold and silver right now. What I am concerned about is nearly everything else.read more
    - 8 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 4:00pm -

Activist Post

  • SPLC Bullies Music Distributors Into Banning "Hate Music"

    SPLC Bullies Music Distributors Into Banning "Hate Music"

    Brandon TurbevilleActivist Post If anyone was wondering whether or not The Southern Poverty Law Center was still active in targeting American citizens for their personal beliefs or attempting to dismantle their First Amendment rights, the SPLC has re…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:43pm -
  • Houston P.D. Orders All Officers Turn Off Body Cameras During Protest

    Houston P.D. Orders All Officers Turn Off Body Cameras During Protest

    Derrick BrozeActivist PostRemington Alessi was arrested on Saturday December 13 in Houston, Texas. He was arrested while engaging in a nonviolent protest against police brutality. He gives us his account of what he learned in the back of a squad c…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:57pm -
  • I Am Having Trouble Focusing On What I Am Supposed To Be Scared Of

    I Am Having Trouble Focusing On What I Am Supposed To Be Scared Of

    Jeff BerwickOne of the reasons I live in Anarchapulco is because Western media gets almost no play down here. Typically the day's conversation ranges from how beautiful and wonderful of a day it is to when is the next fiesta (invariably it is at l…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:24pm -
  • Trade Agreements Aren't the Place for Internet Regulations

    Trade Agreements Aren't the Place for Internet Regulations

    image source Maira SuttonActivist Post The Associated Whistleblowing Press released portions of draft text proposed by the United States for the Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) this week, revealing some alarming provisions that indicate how tech c…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:09pm -
  • These 15 Arguments Will Destroy Chemtrails Deniers

    These 15 Arguments Will Destroy Chemtrails Deniers

    Bernie SuarezActivist PostAs we approach the end of another year let's remember that humanity is now subjected to yet another full year of spraying with metal particles. Not just humanity but all the poor creatures on earth are being sprayed; e…
    - 10 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 3:10pm -
  • An Important Federal Bitcoin Decision Happened Today

    An Important Federal Bitcoin Decision Happened Today

    By Luke RudkowskiLuke Rudkowski covers the sentencing of Charlie Shrem, a well known bitcoin entrepreneur who received two years in federal prison because his company BitInstant sold bitcoins to a user who then sold them to Silk Road users. Apparentl…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 11:22pm -
  • Judge Napolitano on How Government is Violating Natural Rights

    Judge Napolitano on How Government is Violating Natural Rights

    By Reason TV"Jefferson and Madison and William O. Douglas and everybody that took a stand for human liberty would be turning in their graves," roars Judge Andrew Napolitano about President Obama's decision to use drones on American citizens. Napolita…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:53pm -
  • Police Pre-Crime Algorithm Uses Social Media Posts Against You in Real-Time

    Police Pre-Crime Algorithm Uses Social Media Posts Against You in Real-Time

    Melissa Melton & Aaron DykesActivist PostWe have finally reached the moment where Orwell's nightmare in 1984 meets the movie Minority Report. We're living there right now.Did you know that any time a police officer pulls you over or responds to your…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:03pm -
  • Monsanto USDA Study: Mixing Non-GMO Seed with GMOs Not Helping Pest Resistance

    Monsanto USDA Study: Mixing Non-GMO Seed with GMOs Not Helping Pest Resistance

    Failure of 'Refuge in a Bag' Method of GM Crop HelpHeather CallaghanActivist PostDid you know that farmers who plant genetically engineered crops need to also plant some non-GE crops in the same field? It is supposed to delay pest resistance to Bt co…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 3:50pm -

Silver Doctors

  • Surprise! Guess which currency has stronger fundamentals— the dollar or… ruble?
    This week, the Russian central bank announced a shock decision to hike up its key interest rate from 10.5% to 17%, effective immediately.   Incredible. On Monday alone the ruble declined more than 9% against the dollar, and almost 50% in 2014.    …
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  • No Inflation Friday: Check Out the ‘Dear, John’ Letter I Just Received
    Inflation is really just a form of theft. Through inflation, governments are able to reduce the real value of their debts. And at $18 trillion, the United States government is in serious need of doing so. That’s why they lie about inflation. At 2…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 4:00pm -
  • Checkmate: Is Russia Selling Oil For Gold?
    Very few people understand what Putin is doing at the moment.   And almost no one understands what he will do in the future. No matter how strange it may seem, but right now, Putin is selling Russian oil and gas ONLY for physical gold. How long w…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:30pm -
  • (Silver Knockout, Pt. 2): The Dragon’s Source of Power, Revealed!
    The Rise of the Dragon From the LIBOR Scandal, to silver and gold-market rigging, to currency rigging, if you want to find the culprits behind every scandal, every crime, then look no further than the elite families (like the Rothschilds) who have,…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:22am -
  • Harvey Organ on $1200 Gold- Toxic Derivatives Inflection Point?
    In today’s trading, for the umpteenth time, gold surpassed the $1200 mark only to be repelled back. Gold’s zenith was $1212.00 set at 5 am early this morning and its nadir at $1193.50 at 11 am (well after London’s second fix). I strongly believ…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 11:50pm -

Gold Silver

Anti War

  • Why We Fight
    A hundred years since what everyone thought would be a short, victorious war left Europe broken and ruined, statesmen and policymakers of the West have demonstrated they have learned nothing – and regretted nothing – since. While the shooting rem…
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  • Splendid Isolation
    Almost a thousand Israeli personalities have already signed an appeal to European parliaments for their governments to recognize the State of Palestine. I am honored to be among the signatories, which include former ministers and members of the Kness…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • Heavy Fighting Continues Near Sinjar, 11 Killed in Baghdad
    Eleven people were killed and 24 were wounded in Baghdad. The U.S. government has approved the sale of 175 Abrams tanks to Iraq for $2.4 billion.
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:43am -
  • Why Did They Torture?
    The Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on how the US government tortured detainees at Guantanamo and at secret "black sites" all over the world has focused on how they did it: rectal feeding, hanging detainees by their arms, "stress positions,"…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • The Senate Drone Report of 2019
    Originally posted at TomDispatch. It was December 6, 2019, three years into a sagging Clinton presidency and a bitterly divided Congress. That day, the 500-page executive summary of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s long fought-over, much-delayed…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • Sinjar Operation Continues; 142 Killed Across Iraq
    At least 142 Iraqis were killed and eight more were wounded. The Pentagon reported the deaths of two senior Islamic State militant leaders and a third mid-level leader.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 5:17am -
  • Is Government Faithful to the Constitution?
    Is Government Faithful to the Constitution? When the government is waving at us with its right hand, so to speak, it is the government’s left hand that we should be watching. Just as a magician draws your attention to what he wants you to see so yo…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • The Obscenity of Respectable Politics
    After several years of absence from the national spotlight, former Vice President Dick Cheney has unfortunately returned in recent weeks in an attempt to defend the Bush administration and to condemn the Senate’s torture report. That report is, Che…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • Operation To Free Yazidi Town Begins; 131 Killed Across Iraq
    A large number of militants were killed in northern Iraq today during an operation to liberate Sinjar. Overall at least 131 people were killed and 12 were wounded.
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:00am -
  • To My Readers
    I’ve been at the doctor all day, which means I’ll miss my deadline – so, unfortunately, no column today. Which I very much regret since I had a hot topic in the pipeline: but it’ll just have to wait until Friday’s column. So please tune in…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 6:00am -

Intellihub

Freedom Outpost

  • North Carolina: Pitts Public School Parents Apoplectic Over Propaganda, Proselytizing for Islam in Class

    North Carolina: Pitts Public School Parents Apoplectic Over Propaganda, Proselytizing for Islam in Class

    More parents are waking up to the twisted propaganda being taught in public schools across the country. Our organization, AFDI and SIOA, is working with individual parents and small groups of parents to remove these dishonest lessons that are prosely…
    - 7 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:21pm -
  • Obama Claims Fewest Executive Orders in 100 Years – The Facts are Something Different

    Obama Claims Fewest Executive Orders in 100 Years – The Facts are Something Different

    This week, FOX News' Ed Henry grilled White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest over Barack Obama's use of Executive Orders and Memoranda. He pointed out that Obama's claims of using less Executive Orders than his predecessors wasn't really true, but…
    - 8 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 5:20pm -
  • Obama Administration Linked to Both Anti-North Korea and Anti-Muslim Movies
    In a very interesting take on SONY's decision not to release The Interview, a movie that features the fictional assassination of North Korea's Kim Jong Un, the Wall Street Journal's James Taranto refers to the controversy as a "sequel to Benghazi." I…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:34pm -
  • More Sony Hack/North Korea Psyop Fun: Team America World Police Screenings Canceled
    Hey, government and mainstream, lapdog establishment media: I thought we were supposed to be afraid of ISIS… Now it's North Korea? What a ridiculous reality we live in. Right now, the mainstream media is flooding the news cycle with story after sto…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:07pm -
  • This Woman is Fighting Back against Schools Teaching Gender Confusion and Deviant Sex
    One of our readers is fighting back against the corrupt system of public education that would seek to invalidate our morality while teaching our children a new politically correct and amoral (or immoral) morality. She is standing up to the perverse s…
    - 10 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 3:40pm -
  • Judge Blasts School Board & Cop over Unlawful Arrest & Silencing of Concerned Father
    If you recall, back in May, William Baer was arrested after voicing opposition to a school board meeting about a controversial book by Jodi Picoult titled Nineteen Minutes, a story about a school shooting that contained pornographic content. It was a…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 2:46pm -
  • Why the IRS Goes After the “Minnows” and Ignores the “Whales”
    The intrepid bureaucrats at the Internal Revenue Service have done a superb job of making us fear them. We dutifully file our 1040s, FBARs, and all manner of other forms, consent to having our wages withheld from our paychecks, and suffer indignities…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 12:05pm -
  • City Limits Employees’ Free Speech
    Individuals living in South Pittsburgh City, Tennessee, will now find that transparency and civic engagement as it relates to city business will now be curtailed. In a stunning 4-1 vote of city commissioners in a December meeting, " all elected offic…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • Merry Christmas in the Trenches
    One hundred years ago, on Christmas Eve, in a muddy and cold place near Ploegsteert, on the WWI front between Belgium and France, surrounded by no-man's land littered with barbed wire and dead bodies, German and Allied soldiers climbed from their tre…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:01pm -
  • Obama HHS to Use Cowardly Religious Leaders to Push Obamacare
    It's the season of "good will toward men." What could be better "good will" than recruiting "faith leaders" across the nation to encourage people to enroll in Obamacare? According to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell, who met with "f…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:00pm -

Gold Silver Worlds

  • Gold Investors Weekly Review – December 19th

    Gold Investors Weekly Review – December 19th

    In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com summarizes this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market for gold investors. Gold closed the week at $1,196.35 down $26.15 per ounce (-2.14%). Gold stock…
    - 10 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 3:14pm -
  • Dollar Reserve Currency Dying But Meantime No Respite For Precious Metals

    Dollar Reserve Currency Dying But Meantime No Respite For Precious Metals

    In a nutshell, if the elites have their way, and to date they remain unopposed, the fiat Federal Reserve Note, aka the debt “dollar,” will be replaced with some form of a new international currency, or perhaps Special Drawing Rights, an internati…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 2:57pm -
  • Silver’s Technical Outlook Shows A Potential Bullish Setup

    Silver’s Technical Outlook Shows A Potential Bullish Setup

    If silver does manage to bounce back from any of these support levels, it could go on to break the bearish trend line before embarking on a rally towards $18.80 level – this being the meeting point of the 200-day moving average and the 61.8% Fibona…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:07pm -
  • Remarkable Action on Dollar and Gold Charts

    Remarkable Action on Dollar and Gold Charts

    Sean Brodrick rightfully observes on his blog a remarkable action in both the US dollar chart (as tracked by the UUP fund) and the gold chart (as tracked by GLD). The chart below shows the dollar and right below both dollar and gold. In particular, t…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:03pm -
  • The Price Of Gold And The Art Of War

    The Price Of Gold And The Art Of War

    When growth slows in capital markets, the bankers’ daisy-chain of credit and debt breaks down; setting in motion defaulting debt which ends in recession, deflation or, in extreme cases, a deflationary depression. A deflationary depression is a fata…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 7:25am -
  • Gold Asset Markets Showing Signs Of Fatigue

    Gold Asset Markets Showing Signs Of Fatigue

    Gold has had a chance to rally but some of the components of the gold asset markets are now starting to show some signs of fatigue. The price itself , as represented by the Gold Trust ETF, the GLD, looks as though it is trying to form an inverse head…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 8:28pm -
  • Infographic: The Many Phases Of Silver

    Infographic: The Many Phases Of Silver

    Like the moon, silver has many phases and is the most dynamic of the precious metals. Its dynamic properties give it the most uses of any metal, which include those in commerce, health and industry. In its first phase, silver acted as a monetary meta…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 8:07pm -
  • The Day People Will Need Insurance, Gold Will Not Trade At $1200

    The Day People Will Need Insurance, Gold Will Not Trade At $1200

    Say what you want about the gold price languishing below $1200, and say what you want about the technical picture or the “6,000-year bubble,” as Citi’s Willem Buiter recently termed it; but know this: gold is an insurance policy and the time to…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 7:49pm -
  • Ronald Stoeferle: Opposing Forces At Play In The Precious Metals Complex

    Ronald Stoeferle: Opposing Forces At Play In The Precious Metals Complex

    When taking all ongoing trends into consideration, it becomes clear that there are opposing forces at play in the precious metals complex. U.S. Dollar strength and disinflation, supported by the ongoing oil price collapse, are providing headwinds for…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 9:20pm -
  • Gold Will Either Go To $2347 Or $810

    Gold Will Either Go To $2347 Or $810

    Is it make or break time for gold. Based on the Hidden Pivot Analysis Method by Rick Ackerman, gold will either explode to $2347 on the condition that the recent lows will not be breached. If gold breaks decisively below the recent lows, then the pri…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 9:00pm -
  • Events Impacting Gold And Silver Prices In The Week Of December 15th

    Events Impacting Gold And Silver Prices In The Week Of December 15th

    For the week commencing December 15th, there are some key economic releases that could cause significant volatility in the gold and silver price, as well as two major central bank speeches. Below is a more detailed calendar of economic data in key ma…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 10:50pm -
  • All Debts Will Eventually Be Extinguished
    Under today’s paper monetary system, debts and other financial obligations are never extinguished. They are merely passed from one person to another and eventually become an obligation of the government or its central bank. In the U.S. all debts be…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 7:42pm -

Prepper Recon

  • Friday Night at The Movies- Camp FEMA II

    Friday Night at The Movies- Camp FEMA II

    Tonight’s movie is  Camp FEMA II. It’s party two of Gary Franchi’s  fantastic film which chronicles the demonization of the TEA Party and Patriot movements.   Is there a secret cabal working to collapse the global economy in order to usher…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:44pm -
  • Podcast-Multiple Threats to the Grid-Bruce Forster

    Podcast-Multiple Threats to the Grid-Bruce Forster

    Bruce Forster joins me on the show today to talk about multiple threats to the power grid. He has developed a great battery backup system for such events. If you’re interested in one of the units, you can contact him […] ↓ Read the rest of this…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:27am -
  • Podcast-Surviving A Polar Vortex-Mike Haller

    Podcast-Surviving A Polar Vortex-Mike Haller

      Mike Haller of SurvivalBagsInc.com joins me today to give us some great tips for surviving in extreme winter conditions like a polar vortex. Mike has served as a Marine, police officer, firefighter and EMT so he knows a thing […] ↓ Read the re…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 3:38pm -
  • Sunday Prepper Bible Study- Matthew 13

    Sunday Prepper Bible Study- Matthew 13

    Then he told them many things in parables, saying: “A farmer went out to sow his seed.  As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. Some fell on rocky […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry...The post…
    - 7 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 12:29am -
  • Friday Night at The Movies- Camp FEMA

    Friday Night at The Movies- Camp FEMA

    Tonight’s movie is a great film by Gary Franchi which looks at provisions in US law for Nazi-style concentration camps here in America.   Is there a secret cabal working to collapse the global economy in order to usher in a […] ↓ Read the res…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 4:38pm -
  • Podcast-Government Sponsored Civil Unrest and Planned Financial Meltdown

    Podcast-Government Sponsored Civil Unrest and Planned Financial Meltdown

    I was back on Patriot Radio with John Jacob Schmidt to discuss the possibility of the government instigating social unrest for the purpose of conditioning and instituting martial law. We also talk about the possibility of a planned collapse.    …
    - 11 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 12:27am -
  • Podcast- Prepping for Biohazards- Weston Warren

    Podcast- Prepping for Biohazards- Weston Warren

    Weston Warren joins me on the show today to educate us on the existing threats to our indoor environments, weaponized viruses, and what we can do to protect ourselves from these threats. You can learn more at  Weston’s website GlobalEnvirotech.co…
    - 13 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 12:58am -
  • Sunday Prepper Bible Study- Haggai 1:9

    Sunday Prepper Bible Study- Haggai 1:9

    “You expected much, but see, it turned out to be little. What you brought home, I blew away. Why?” declares the LORD Almighty. “Because of my house, which remains a ruin, while each of you is busy with his own […] ↓ Read the rest of this en…
    - 14 days ago, 7 Dec 14, 4:18am -
  • Friday Night at The Movies- United States of Secrets

    Friday Night at The Movies- United States of Secrets

    Tonight’s movie is a must-see episode of Frontline which covers the great lengths the Bush administration had to go through to get PRISM, the NSA domestic spying program, pushed past the legal barriers imposed by the Constitution.   Is there […]…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Dec 14, 9:45pm -
  • Podcast-Mack Worley-Plan for Massive Civil Unrest

    Podcast-Mack Worley-Plan for Massive Civil Unrest

    Mack Worley from On The Move joins me to talk about some of the systemic problems that created the situation in Ferguson. Just like the conditions that triggered the 2008 banking crisis have only gotten worse, the elements which brought […] ↓ Rea…
    - 18 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 1:23am -

Economic Policy Journal

  • Thomas Sowell: Culture Matters

    Thomas Sowell: Culture Matters


    - 18 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 7:38am -
  • EPJ Week In Review - Week Ending 12/19/14

    EPJ Week In Review - Week Ending 12/19/14

    Below you'll find everything that has been published on EPJ for the week ended Friday December 19, 2014. The hottest posts for each day are highlighted in red.Friday 12/19/14Gold-Hater Ron Insana is Concerned the Fed is Too Focused on I…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • If You Don't Pick Up Pennies You See on the Street...

    If You Don't Pick Up Pennies You See on the Street...

    ...Extending the logic, you shouldn't pick up pennies that you, yourself, drop on the sidewalk, or wait for a penny in change.Even inside of most stores, I generally don't pick up a penny, or even a dime, that I have accidentally dropped.At prese…
    - 24 hours ago, 20 Dec 14, 1:28am -
  • Why is Tipping for Service Assistance Spreading?

    Why is Tipping for Service Assistance Spreading?

    Observations from Tyler Cowen:I now regularly find that when I buy something from a cashier — especially small ticket items — that I have the option of tipping the salesperson.  There will be a cup for tips, or the space to write a tip into th…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Dec 14, 12:04am -
  • The Advance of the Robots: Hershey’s 3-D-Printed Kisses

    The Advance of the Robots: Hershey’s 3-D-Printed Kisses

    Television scenes like this will only be about providing perspective on how things once were.Even candy manufacturers are battling minimum wage hikes with technology.Hershey's and 3D Systems are collaborating to make the candy of the future. T…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:21pm -
  • Ron Paul's Christmas List: The Top Three Things Washington Should Shut Down

    Ron Paul's Christmas List: The Top Three Things Washington Should Shut Down

    Even though there was widespread dissatisfaction with $1.1 trillion, 1,774 page federal spending bill that nobody read, it passed anyway in large part because of the governing classes’ palpable fear at the thought of a government shutdown. This w…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:09pm -
  • Scientists Say the Key to Living 8 to 10 Years Longer Could Be Ibuprofen

    Scientists Say the Key to Living 8 to 10 Years Longer Could Be Ibuprofen

    Via KTVU San Francisco:The newest ant-aging wonder drug may be that anti-inflammatory workhorse you probably already take: ibuprofen."You can see them under the scope, " says Buck Institute lead researcher Chong Hu, showing KTVU thousands of micr…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:22pm -
  • Harvard Business Review: Stop Using Battle Metaphors in Your Company Strategy

    Harvard Business Review: Stop Using Battle Metaphors in Your Company Strategy

    By Frank V. CespedesThe economist Fritz Machlup wrote an essay about weaselwords: “words concealing voids of thought . . . used to avoid commitment . . . which destroy the force of a statement as a weasel ruins an egg by sucking out its content.…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:59pm -
  • The Social Function of Economic Inequality

    The Social Function of Economic Inequality

    By Mark ToveyThe unhampered market creates economic inequality. Free marketeers tend to concede this fact as an unfortunate defect in an otherwise laudable system. F.A. Hayek, however, in a chapter from The Constitution of Liberty, argued that in…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 5:26pm -
  • Texas Could Be Headed for an Oil-Fueled Recession

    Texas Could Be Headed for an Oil-Fueled Recession

    “As we weigh the evidence, we think Texas will, at the least, have a rough 2015 ahead, and is at risk of slipping into a regional recession,” Michael Feroli,  J.P. Morgan Chase’s chief U.S. economist, said in a note to clients.Texas has seen…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 3:49pm -
  • The Central Bank Delirium Phase

    The Central Bank Delirium Phase

    By David StockmanVirtually every day there is an eruption of lunacy from one central bank or another somewhere in the world. Today it was the Swiss central bank’s turn, and it didn’t pull any punches with regard to Russian billionaires seeking…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Dec 14, 1:29pm -
  • Gold-Hater Ron Insana is Concerned the Fed is Too Focused on Inflation

    Gold-Hater Ron Insana is Concerned the Fed is Too Focused on Inflation

    Ron Insana thinks Janet "Easy' Yellen is too tight.He writes at CNBC:There was no reason for the Federal Reserve to alter the language in its official policy statement...The world is still at risk of deflation and weak economic growth...What…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:53am -
  • ECONOMIC TERRORISM: Last Week's Massive LA Fire at Apartment Complex Under Construction Was Arson

    ECONOMIC TERRORISM: Last Week's Massive LA Fire at Apartment Complex Under Construction Was Arson

    Last week's massive downtown LA fire at an apartment complex that was under construction was an act of arson, authorities now say. reports NBC Bay Area.Investigators said they recovered an accelerant, pointing to arson. The fire on Dec. 8 at 900 We…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:27am -
  • The Federal Reserve Connection and the US Oil Production Boom

    The Federal Reserve Connection and the US Oil Production Boom

    Ben Casselman writes:In 2008, I moved to Dallas to cover the oil industry for The Wall Street Journal. Like any reporter on a new beat, I spent months talking to as many experts as I could. They didn’t agree on much. Would oil prices — then ove…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 1:58am -
  • The Big Four Data Points: Flashing Green

    The Big Four Data Points: Flashing Green

    The Fed money manipulation is on and doing very well. The next step will be accelerating price inflation. What are Stanley and Janet going to do then?(Chart via Dshort.com)
    - 2 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:37am -
  • Amazon.com Launches ‘Superfast’ Delivery in NYC

    Amazon.com Launches ‘Superfast’ Delivery in NYC

    Amazon.com Inc. on Thursday launched a new service in Manhattan to deliver daily essentials such as shampoo, paper towels and toys within an hour.Amazon’s  Prime members can place orders through the “Prime Now” app on iOS or Android devices,…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 10:01pm -
  • Fitch Downgrades Venezuela

    Fitch Downgrades Venezuela

    The totalitarian rule in Venezuela is making a mess out of the Venezuelan economy, on top of the declining oil price. Fitch Ratings has downgraded Venezuela's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) from 'B' to 'CCC'. T…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 8:28pm -
  • Putin Predicts Russian Rebound to Take 2 Years

    Putin Predicts Russian Rebound to Take 2 Years

    Speaking at his annual press conference today, Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed external factors for the ouble’s rout but acknowledged that more should have been done to diversify the struggling economy. He said capital controls were not bei…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 7:01pm -
  • Average Life Expectancies Around the World

    Average Life Expectancies Around the World

    In the US, the trend for life expectancy from here is going to be tugged at from 2 directions. Advances in medical science will have a tendency to increase expectancy BUT Obamacare is going to result in declining general care.
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:30pm -
  • US Leading Economic Index Increased Again in November to Highest Level Since July 2007

    US Leading Economic Index Increased Again in November to Highest Level Since July 2007

    The Fed manipulation of the economy trudges on. Can accelerating price inflation really be far behind?
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 4:33pm -

Wall Street on Parade

  • Meet the Men and Women on the Hill Who Told Citigroup to Go to Hell
    Meet the Men and Women on the Hill Who Told Citigroup to Go to HellBy Pam Martens and Russ Martens: December 18, 2014 There has been much focus on the fiery speeches that Senator Elizabeth Warren delivered from the Senate floor in an effort to stop…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 3:33pm -
  • Paul Krugman Buys into the Big Lie About the 2008 Financial Collapse
    Paul Krugman Buys into the Big Lie About the 2008 Financial CollapseBy Pam Martens: December 17, 2014 Wall Street On Parade holds great respect for Paul Krugman as an economist. We link regularly to his columns under our “Publisher’s Must Reads.…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 3:50pm -
  • Meet Your Newest Legislator: Citigroup
    Meet Your Newest Legislator: CitigroupBy Pam Martens: December 16, 2014 Citigroup is the Wall Street mega bank that forced the repeal of the Glass-Steagall Act in 1999; blew itself up as a result of the repeal in 2008; was propped back up with the l…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 2:37pm -

Western Journalism