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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Could Germany Fracture?

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, All sorts of centralized organizations that appear rock-solid may well melt into air as the disintegrative dynamics gather momentum. Rising political and social discord that is generally being attributed to “populism” may actually be the re-emergence of ancient geographic and cultural fault lines. An often-overlooked manifestation of this […]

“Frantic, Nervous, Upset, Emotional” Rosenstein Was “Overwhelmed” During Comey Firing, Mueller Appointment

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was deeply conflicted about recommending that former FBI Director James Comey be fired, according to the New York Times, citing four people “familiar with his outbursts.” In public, Mr. Rosenstein has shown no hint that he had second thoughts about his role — writing a memo about Mr. Comey’s performance that […]

“They’re Trying To Deceive Us” – North Korea Adding To Nuclear Stockpiles, Satellite Photos Reveal

In what appears to be the latest indication that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s talk about abandoning the country’s nuclear arsenal is disingenuous, US intelligence believes Kim has increased nuclear enrichment activities at several “secret” facilities in recent months, even after securing a major concession from the US and South Korea to cancel their […]

Einhorn Steamrolled: Greenlight Loses Another 8% In June, YTD Plunge Now 19%

Every month this year we have said it couldn’t possibly get any worse for David Einhorn’s Greenlight, and the very next month we are proven wrong. In April, we reported that Einhorn’s main hedge fund ended the first quarter with a 1.9% slump in March, bringing it down to -14% for the year, which we […]

“This Isn’t Fake, This Is Real”: Millennials Resort To Cyberbegging To Finance Down Payment

We imagine there are millions of American millennials who have made it through college, found a job, got married and would like to take their next crucial step on the way to adulthood: Buying a home. There’s only one problem: Thanks to stagnant wages and onerous student loan debt (factors that have helped jack up […]

Iran Furious After Trump Calls Saudi King, Demands 2MM Barrel Production Boost

Update: as expected, it did not take long for Iran – which has the most to lose from any Saudi output hike which would not only send the price of oil lower but also allow Riyadh to capture Iran’s sanctioned market  share – to respond, and moments ago Bloomberg reported that in an interview with […]

The Two Superpowers: Who Really Controls the Two Countries?

The Two Superpowers: Who Really Controls the Two Countries? Paul Craig Roberts Among the ruling interests in the US, one interest even more powerful than the Israel Lobby—the Deep State of the military/security complex— there is enormous fear that an uncontrollable President Trump at the upcoming Putin/Trump summit will make an agreement that will bring […]

Trump Considering 2 Women For Supreme Court; Hillary Re-emerges With Glass Ceiling

President Trump said Friday that he has narrowed down a list of 25 candidates for Supreme Court to just five finalists – including two women, and that he plans to announce his nominee to replace the retiring Justice Kennedy on July 9. This will be Trump’s second Supreme Court pick, the first being Neil Gorsuch […]

Prank Caller Patched Through To Trump For 3-Minute Conversation On Air Force One

President Trump was prank called yesterday at 30,000 feet on Air Force One after “Stuttering John” Melendez pretended to be New Jersey Democratic Senator Bob Menendez. Trump starts off the conversation by congratulating “Menendez” on his primary win against Lisa McCormick, telling him he “went through a very tough situation.”  The two then discussed immigration – […]

Peak Prosperity News Update 6-29-2018