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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Celente: Govt shutdown theatrics, US lawmakers drama queens

The ‘essential’ federal services will continue working despite the shutdown. Gerald Celente, publisher of the Trends journal, says careful of the hype – the warnings of a collapse have been strongly exaggerated. 10 WAYS GOVT SHUTDOWN WILL HURT AMERICA READ FULL STORY FOLLOW LIVE UPDATES RT LIVE Subscribe to RT! […]

US govt shuts down for 1st time in 17 years as budget talks fail

The US federal government is partially shutting down after the Congress failed to fund its work amid a Republican drive to defund the Obamacare healthcare program. President Obama addressed to US troops to boost their confidence amid the crisis. 10 WAYS GOVT SHUTDOWN WILL HURT AMERICA READ FULL STORY FOLLOW LIVE UPDATES […]

These Are Not the Normal Activities of a Government Planning for Peace and Stability

Something is amiss. Most Americans know this – they can feel it deep down inside – even if they don’t know what it is, things just don’t seem right. The signs are everywhere. The headlines are true. The global economy is faltering. The United States has become wholly dependent on the Federal Reserve injecting nearly […]

The Coming New Barbarism

by Turd Ferguson TF Metals Report Hugo Salinas-Price is a very successful businessman who has long been an advocate of sound money. Having seen first-hand the disastrous effects of fiat currency devaluation in his home country of Mexico, Mr. Salinas-Price has been tirelessly crusading for sound money principles for over thirty years. In this new […]

Countdown Showdown To Shutdown: Will Congress Meet the Deadline?

from RTAmerica At the stroke of midnight Tuesday, the government may face a shutdown if Republicans in the House of Representatives and Democrats in the Senate don’t agree on a bill that will keep the government funded. If a resolution isn’t found it will be the first time in nearly 30 years that the government […]

Government Has Shut Down 18 Times Since 1976

NPR points out: Since a new process was put into place in 1976, the U.S. government has shut down 17 times [Update: Make that 18]. Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan each dealt with six shutdowns during their terms in office, lasting anywhere from one day to 2 1/2 weeks.   The last actual shutdown […]

Strawberry Fields Forever; Is a Higher Minimum Wage Really the Answer? To What?

by Mike “Mish” Shedlock MISH’S Global Economic Trend Analysis Japan Times reports the Latest Robot can Pick Strawberry Fields Forever Fruits of ingenuity: Agricultural machinery maker Shibuya Seiki and the National Agriculture and Food Research Organization demonstrate a robot that can pick ripe strawberries at the annual Auto-ID and Communication Expo at the Tokyo Big […]

Shut Happens

It's 12:01am, do you know where your government is? *WHITE HOUSE BUDGET OFFICE DIRECTS AGENCIES TO BEGIN SHUTDOWN *U.S. GOVERNMENT SHUTS DOWN FOR FIRST TIME IN 17 YEARS S&P Futures are 1677, 0Y yield 2.65%, WTI $101.96, Gold $1329.00 – let's see where we open tomorrow…     Full Statement from The White House: MEMORANDUM […]

Live Like You Are Dying, Three Mental Exercises To Enjoy Life

from stefbot A powerful message from Stefan Molyneux. 3 mental exercises to help you appreciate what have today: Your life. Enjoy what you’ve got, folks. Do it now. Video Produced by:…… Freedomain Radio is 100% funded by viewers like you. Please support the show by signing up for a monthly subscription […]

Vatican Bank To Shut All Embassy Accounts To Halt Money Laundering

from Zero Hedge Followng Pope Francis’ demand that the Vatican Bank review its procedures, Reuters reports that the bank is likely to close all accounts held by foreign embassies, following concerns about large cash deposits and withdrawals by the missions of Iran, Iraq and Indonesia, according to people with knowledge of the situation. The private […]