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Monthly Archives: October 2017

Connecticut Becomes Last State To Pass A Budget After 123-Day Battle

Four months after the beginning of the fiscal year, Connecticut has become the last state in the US to pass a budget after Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy signed a bipartisan budget bill, but used his line-item veto power to block a section of the nearly 900-page document related to the controversial hospital tax. The deal […]

Update – Vegas Security Guard Says “It’s a Big Fat Lie”, 1871

On November 4th The Antifa Insurgency Against Donald Trump And His Supporters Will Begin

Are we about to see chaos in the streets in major cities all over America?  Antifa and other radical leftist groups are promising that a series of protests will begin on November 4th that will never end until “the Trump/Pence regime” is “removed from power”.  And as you will see below, Antifa has openly and […]

Look Ma, No Inflation / by Mike Mish Shedlock / Oct 31, 2017 The Fed began a 2-day meeting today with many members in search of inflation. I happen to have a few charts for the Fed to ponder. Medical Premiums The feature chart on Health Insurance Premiums is from the National Conference of State Legislators. Those not in a company plan and […]

NYC Terrorist Identified As Sayfullo Saipov – Expected To Survive Bullet To Gut – Originally From Uzbekistan and Entered U.S. in 2010

Police have identified the suspect responsible for murdering at least eight people and injuring a dozen more after driving a rented pickup truck for 14 blocks along a bike path in Manhattan. Originally from Uzbekistan, Sayfullo Saipov entered the United States in 2010. It is not clear if he is authorized to reside in the U.S. EXTREME […]

Dying Malls Increasingly Rely On Taxpayer Handouts For Survival / by Tyler Durden / Oct 31, 2017 1:00 PM America’s dying malls have been a frequent topic of discussion of late as these relics of the 80’s have been forced to convert once valuable high-end retail square footage into grocery stores, libraries and doctor offices just to keep the lights on.  Here’s just a small sampling of […]

Historic Christ Church Falls To Political Correctness

Historic Christ Church Falls To Political Correctness Paul Craig Roberts Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia, was constructed during the years 1765 and 1773. It was designed by James Wren, a relative of Sir Christopher Wren, the most famous English architect. The colonial era, pre-Revolutionary War church, is a national historic landmark. It was my church […]

The Meaning of the Decline in the EMU’s Core CPI / by Marc Chandler / Oct 31, 2017 The eurozone reported a flash reading of its October CPI today, the last day of the month.  After softer Spanish and German national reports, it was not surprising that the headline eased to 1.4% from 1.5%.  ECB President Draghi has warned of some near-term softness due to energy prices. The unexpected news […]

We Live in Revolutionary Times / Michael Krieger | Posted Tuesday Oct 31, 2017 at 11:02 am The most recent, and perhaps most important, network challenge to hierarchy comes with the advent of virtual currencies and payment systems like Bitcoin. Since ancient times, states have reaped considerable benefits from monopolizing or at least regulating the money created within their borders. It remains to be […]

Mexico’s “Legendary” Oil Hedging Desk Spent $1.25 Billion On 2018 Puts / by Tyler Durden / Oct 31, 2017 1:40 PM Mexico’s “legendary” oil hedgers (profiled her emost recently one year ago and by Bloomberg in this exhaustive article) are confident that prices won’t linger above $50 a barrel, because this summer, which is why the world’s most-active sovereign oil-trading desk spent a near record $1.25 billion on put options to lock in […]