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Another Day, Another Lousy Datapoint

As Mother's annual Jackson Holedown begins tomorrow, one last economic datapoint was released today and it was a doozy. New home sales in the US collapsed by 9.4% month-over-month in a downturn that could be interpreted as the first sign of the next housing crisis. read more

Bombastic Trump Threatens to Shut Down Government if Congress Does Not Approve the Wall / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / August 23, 2017 In a fiery speech tonight, President Trump demanded funding for a wall, threatening to shut down the government if he does not get his way. In the same speech, he proclaimed he would likely terminate NAFTA. President Trump at #PhoenixRally: "Believe me, if we have to close down our government, […]

The Problem Is Bigger Than Trump And Obama: Should The One-Man Presidency Be Abolished? / by Tyler Durden / Aug 22, 2017 10:15 PM Authored by Justin Gardner via The Free Thought Project, There was something very revealing about Charlottesville and its aftermath. Not the behavior of the president, or the disturbing resiliency of Nazism, or the willingness of some counter-protesters to initiate violence. We saw how the […]

Who’s Hacking Our Ships? US Navy Suspects USS McCain Collision Was Caused By Cyber Attack / Mac Slavo / August 22nd, 2017 Tragedy struck the USS John S. McCain on Monday, when the destroyer collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Singapore, leaving 10 sailors missing and five injured. The US Navy is still struggling to find all of the remains of the missing sailors, and has ordered an […]

A Peak Above All Others / by IWB · Published August 23, 2017 by Michael Lebowitz, RIA “Valuations are still well below the peak of 1999” say the bulls. They are certainly correct from an absolute basis but we caution that the current level of market euphoria is in a league of its own when compared to prior peaks […]

Would You Pay $1,000 For Each Equity Research Piece You Read? Autonomous Research Thinks You Will / by Tyler Durden / Aug 23, 2017 Would you pay $1,000 for each piece of equity research you read throughout the day?  How about $5,000 for an industry piece? Well, Autonomous Research, which was founded in 2009 by former Merrill Lynch analysts, is really hoping you’ll agree that those are appropriate clearing prices for their […]

Banks Earn Record Profits in Q2, Savers Sacrificed: FDIC / by Wolf Richter • Aug 22, 2017  $9 trillion in deposits go a long way. Savers have been shanghaied into doing an enormous job, in small increments, day after day, for nine years: Recapitalizing the collapsed US banking system and making it immensely profitable again, leading to high core-capital ratios, record bonuses, big-fat dividends, and […]

The Economic Transition Has Already Begun: Bix Weir

X22Report Spotlight, Aug 23, 2017 The post The Economic Transition Has Already Begun: Bix Weir appeared first on Silver For The People.

Comparing The Colds Wars

Along with John Batchelor, a grim and somber Professor Cohen discussed last evening the latest twists and turns in The New Cold War which, according to John, has finally reached the point where we "blame Russia, at least in part, for everything that is disrupting to our (the American) version of peace and sanctimony". read more

How The US Deep State Accidentally Forged A Multipolar World Order / by Federico Pieraccini via The Strategic Culture Foundation / Aug 23, 2017 In every nation there are power conglomerates that determine and influence the domestic and foreign policy choices their nations. In the United States, it is important to highlight the concept known as American exceptionalism that accompanies these power centers, often called the deep state. According […]