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Monthly Archives: February 2015

Housing Industry Frets About the Next Brick to Drop

Wolf Richter Stephen Schwarzman, CEO and co-founder of Blackstone Group, the world’s largest private-equity firm with $290 billion in assets under management, made $690 million for 2014 via a mix of dividends, compensation, and fund payouts, according to a regulatory filing. A 50% raise from last year. The PE firm’s subsidiary Invitation Homes, […]

Most Americans Are Slaves And They Don’t Even Know It

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Most Americans spend their lives working for others, paying off debts to others and performing tasks that others tell them that they “must” do.  These days, we don’t like to think of ourselves as “servants” or “slaves”, but that is what the vast majority of us […]

Meet Linebarger – The Government’s Biggest Private Debt Collector

Collecting debt is a dirty business which is why The Federal Government turns it over to the private sector. Meet one of the biggest players in the industry, law firm Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson. It has worked for small-town school districts, the city of New York and at one point, the largest tax collector […]

Real-life Spider-Man: Indian daredevil scales buildings with bare hands

Meet Jyoti Raju, a 27-year-old man from India, can climb a 30-meter wall without safety gear and with bare hands in just a few seconds. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE – FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT RT LIVE Subscribe to RT! Like us on Facebook Follow us on […]

US students determine how to fight dumpster diving

Americans are wasting as much as 72 billion pounds of food annually, while some 14 percent of households are struggling to put food on the table. Now, food recovery activists have come up with an idea of how to fight dumpster diving. RT’s Alexey Yaroshevsky reports RT LIVE Subscribe to RT! Like us […]

Keiser Report: Inflation = War (E725)

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Breaking Bad (Debt) – Episode One

Submitted by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, “At this juncture, the impact on the broader economy and financial markets of the problems in the subprime market seems likely to be contained.” – Fed chairman, Ben Bernanke, Congressional testimony, March, 2007 “Capitalism without financial failure is not capitalism at all, but a kind of […]

SD Weekly Metals & Markets: China Returns! On this week’s Metals & Markets, The Doc & Eric Dubin break down the week’s trading, discussing: 1. Chinese New Year Holiday Concludes- gold & silver rally on cue! Greek Game Theory- Why Eurozone crisis could escalate to a contagion- beginning with Spain! 2. Justice Dept Investigation on PM manipulation- regulators are attempting […]

1987 Or 2015? The Gap Between Growth Expectations & Valuations Is “Ridiculous” / by Tyler Durden on 02/28/2015 – 20:15 While the divergence between macro data ‘dismalness’ and equity price exuberance is by now well known, there is a greater threat looming to the rampapalooza that is underway. As forward Price-to-Earnings ratios have soared in the last year (aided and abetted – as Alan Greenspan explained – […]

Venezuela BANS ‘Terrorists’ Bush and Cheney / BY STUART HOOPER / FEBRUARY 28, 2015 21st Century Wire says… This is quite the statement. Will further world leaders follow suit? Venzuela’s President, Nicolas Maduro, has revealed that all American citizens will require mandatory visas to visit the country. He also announced that Ex-President George W. Bush and Ex-Vice President Dick Cheney would be banned from […]