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Category Archives: Epsilon

Buy Gold As Washington “Stumbles” Advise Blackrock

Buy Gold As Washington “Stumbles” Advise Blackrock – Gold set to shine as Washington stumbles– “Bet on gold’s diversifying properties rather than political stability”– World’s largest asset manager believes Trump and political drama in the U.S. means gold likely to rise–  Real rates flattening out and rising political instability – Blackrock’s Koesterich– “For now my […]

Why We’re So Risk-Averse: “We Can’t Take That Chance”

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, If our faith in the future and our resilience is near-zero, then we can't take any chances. You've probably noticed how risk-averse Hollywood has become: the big summer movies are all extensions of existing franchises–mixing up the superheroes in new combinations, or remaking hit films from the […]

“The Western Status Quo Political System Is Collapsing Into ‘Something Else'”

Authored by Ben Hunt via EpsilonTheory.com, Michael Corleone:  I saw a strange thing today. Some rebels were being arrested. One of them pulled the pin on a grenade. He took himself and the captain of the command with him. Now, soldiers are paid to fight; the rebels aren’t.     Hyman Roth:   What does that […]

The Game (Theory) Of Trump – “Not Every Tweet Is A Constitutional Crisis”

Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, Death inspires meLike a dog inspires a rabbit.? Twenty One Pilots, “Heavydirtysoul” (2017)   Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.? Sigmund Freud, who probably never actually said this (but should have) Over the past few weeks, I’ve had a fight with my wife, spoiling an otherwise […]

Magical Thinking

Submitted by Ben Hunt of Epsilon Theory * * * Duane Hall:     Can I confess something? I tell you this as an artist, I think you’ll understand. Sometimes when I’m driving … on the road at night … I see two headlights coming toward me. Fast. I have this sudden impulse to turn the […]

Beware The “Crisis Actors” – Goring, Erdogan, Krugman, Cramer, Draghi, Yellen

Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, Hermann Göring and the Nazis didn’t burn the Reichstag down in 1933. They left that to a simpleton Communist patsy (that’s him in the photo; quite the ur-terrorist, no?). But Göring and the Nazis used the Reichstag fire as their excuse to arrest thousands, establish […]

When Narratives Go Bad

By Ben Hunt Of Epsilon Theory When Narratives Go Bad (pdf link)   How many things served us yesterday as articles of faith, which today are fables for us? – Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays (1580) * * * That same night, I wrote my first short story. It took me thirty minutes. It […]

ZeroHedge: “Brexit Is A Bear Stearns Moment, Not A Lehman Moment”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. By Epsilon Theory's Ben Hunt of Salient Partners Waiting for Humpty Dumpty  June 24, 2016 Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall,Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.All the king’s horses and all the king’s menCouldn’t put Humpty together again. Brexit is […]

ZeroHedge: “I’ve Never Felt So Resigned To The Fact That We Are All Stuck…”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, Negative rates are ice-nine. If you don’t know what ice-nine is, read the book. Spoiler alert: the world ends. Admit it. You assume her poetry is soft because she’s a […]

ZeroHedge: The New “Hope”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, A policy-controlled market, whether it’s today’s investment environment or the 1930s or the 1870s, places enormous pressure on investors … for yield and consistent return, to be sure, but even […]