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Category Archives: English-language films

The 10 “Grey Swans” Events For 2018

One of the traditional push backs against attempts to predict “black swan” events is that they are by default unpredictable, rendering the entire exercise moot. However, for the second year in a row, Nomura’s Bilal Hafeez has found a loophole, or rather loop-animal: the grey swan. As Hafeez writes, while he would like to be […]

Artist’s Impression Of Mainstream Media In 2017

Chasing tall tales…   Source: Ben Garrison

Doug Casey On Why Race Will Break The US Apart, Part I

Via CaseyResearch.com, “America is a marvelous idea, a unique idea, fantastic idea. I’m extremely pro-American. But America has ceased to exist.” Longtime readers will recognize this. It’s one of Doug Casey’s more memorable quotes. I’m sharing it with you today because Doug said something last week that touched on this radical idea. He said the […]

Who Killed President Kennedy And Why?

Via Oriental Review, In late October President Trump ordered that “the veil be lifted” from the investigation into the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963. More than 3,000 new, previously classified FBI, CIA, and Congressional documents were released to the public. A quick overview of the material shows that the bulk of it […]

Hollywood Showrunner Accuses Harvey Weinstein’s Brother Of Harassment

In a shocking development that discredits claims by top Weinstein Company executives that the company was unaware of disgraced co-founder Harvey Weinstein’s lecherous behavior, a former Hollywood show runner has come forward to accuse Bob Weinstein, who co-founded the eponymous film studio with his brother in 2005, of harassment during production of a Spike TV […]

Matt Damon And Russell Crowe Fingered For Pressuring Journalist To Kill Weinstein Sex Story

Content originally published at iBankCoin.com Actor Matt Damon took heat over Twitter Monday evening following viral claims that he and Russell Crowe pressured a New York Times journalist into dropping a negative story on Harvey Weinstein in 2004. On Sunday, journalist and founder of The Wrap, Sharon Waxman, penned an op-ed detailing how Damon and Crowe called her “directly” to pressure her into dropping a […]

“He’s A Greedy Little Man” And A “Snake” – Transcripts Of Shkreli Jury Hearings Emerge

Martin Shkreli’s lawyers reportedly had to interview more than 250 prospective jurors before agreeing on 12. At the time, media reports hinted at some of the funnier reasons given by prospective jurors to get out of serving (one individual said he was biased against Shkreli because he had “disrespected the Wu Tang Clan"). Ultimately, the […]

“How Do We Get To The Next Crisis”: An Interview With Raoul Pal And Julian Brigden

With the dollar index now 10 points below its recent cycle highs from early January, nervous dollar bulls are starting to reevaluate their initial assumption that this would be a short-term pullback, and many are worried that this could be the start of a new secular bear market. In this week’s MacroVoices podcast, host Erik […]

Something-Burger Versus Nothing-Burger?

Is there really any ‘there‘, there?   Source: Ben Garrison

The Greater Depression

The Greater Depression By Cognitive Dissonance https://www.patreon.com/CognitiveDissonance http://twoicefloes.com/     Once or twice a month Mrs. Cog and I pack up the car and head to Winston-Salem, North Carolina. For us poor mountain folk, that’s the big city and the best destination when our need for certain items calls for visiting particular stores. Each trip […]