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Mapping The Highest And Lowest Incomes Of America’s City Slickers

All throughout history, people have gone to cities to take advantage of the wealth and business. We wanted to know which metropolitan areas offered the best opportunities for Americans, so we looked at data for all 382 metros. Want to know where to make the most money? The following map from HowMuch.net shows just where… Source: […]

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 […]

Scientists Shocked As Fisheries Collapse On West Coast: “It’s The Worst We’ve Seen”

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The Gulf of Alaska cod populations appears to have taken a nose-dive. Scientists are shocked at the collapse and starving fish, making this  the “worst they’ve ever seen.” “They [Alaskan cod] get weak and die or get eaten by something else,” said NOAA’s Steve Barbeaux. The 2017 trawl net […]

She’s Back! La Niña Is Here For The Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive time in two years, La Niña (translated from Spanish as “little girl”) is back and she means business. New data from Climate.gov indicates La Niña conditions have formed just in time for winter weather in the Northern Hemisphere. On Thursday, the Climate Prediction Center confirmed La Niña after analyzing October ocean temperatures cooling along the […]

If Amazon Takes Over The World…

Authored by Scott Galloway op-ed via The Wall Street Journal, Four tech giants – Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google – have added $2 trillion to their combined market capitalization since the 2007-09 recession, a sum that approaches the GDP of India. The concentrated wealth and power of these companies has alarmed many observers, who see […]

Where Is Craft Beer Most Popular In America?

It’s difficult to miss the degree of variety beer lovers can enjoy at this moment in the US. This is due to the explosion of small breweries coming on to the scene, which emphasize experimenting with flavors and styles. As Priceonomics.com notes, over the past 40 years (thanks to deregulation in the beer industry) the number of breweries in […]

This Is What A Bank Run Looks Like: Home Capital Loses 70% Of Deposits In One Week

In the beginning it was a slow pace, then it became a casual jog. Then, starting early last week, the jog morphed into a full-blown run, and – as of the past 3 days – the withdrawal of deposits at Home Capital Group’s high interest savings accounts has mutated into a full blown mad dash […]

Thousands Of Americans Are Fleeing The Big Cities

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Why are so many people suddenly moving away from major U.S. cities?  Recently, I wrote about the mass exodus that is happening out of the state of California, but the truth is that what is happening there is just part of a national phenomenon.  The populations […]

When The Rich Become Preppers, It’s Time To Worry

Submitted by Chris Martenson via PeakProsperity.com, For over 10 years now, we've been openly advocating that folks take action to become more prepared should crisis arrive. And for a long time, this advice relegated us to being labeled "tin-foil hat doomsday preppers" (and other less-polite monikers). The media just couldn't figure out any other box […]

Global Stocks Rise, Dow Flirts With 20,000 As London Reopens; Oil In Longest Winning Streak In 7 Years

Global markets continued their levitation with the UK returning from vacation, pushing the MSCI Asia Pacific Index higher for the first time in seven days, while oil headed for the longest winning streak in almost seven years ahead of the promised OPEC production cut which is set to begin in just days. The USDJPY rose […]