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Russia’s Military Is Leaner, But Meaner

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 26, 2017  Authore by Leonid Brershidky via Bloomberg.com, During Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual press conference on Thursday, a friendly journalist asked Putin whether the escalating tension in relations with the U.S. and the crumbling of arms control treaties would draw Russia into an unsustainable arms race. “We will ensure our security without engaging […]

Despite Record Levels, the Stock Market Is Actually Shrinking in Size

Wall Street Bull Statue in Lower Manhattan wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens and Russ Martens / December 20, 2017 Like that box of macaroni in your kitchen cupboard, the U.S. stock market has become a lot more expensive but has actually shrunk in terms of quantity. In 1975, U.S. domestic companies that traded on U.S. exchanges […]

Jedi Mind Trick: The Disturbing, Destabilizing Abnormal Is Now Normal

charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / MONDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2017 Disturbing, destabilizing abnormalities are now accepted as normal life in America. Forgive me for wondering if the populace of America hasn’t fallen for a Jedi mind trick: *** Disturbing, destabilizing abnormalities are now accepted as normal life in America: 1. Sprawling tent camps of homeless sprout like flowers […]

In “Largest-Ever” Military Drill, US Orders 16,000 Troops, 230 Jets To Simulate War With North Korea

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 3, 2017 Just days after Pyongyang launched its most advanced ICBM, one which experts warned has the potential to hit a target anywhere on the territory of the United States, North Korea said the U.S. is “begging” for a nuclear war by planning the “largest-ever” joint aerial drill with South […]

US Coast Guard Operates Secret Floating Prisons In Pacific Ocean

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 30, 2017 Last week, Seth Wessler wrote a story for the New York Times, in which he described “terror on the high seas”: an expansion of the maritime war on drugs, the U.S. Coast Guard is operating a fleet of secret floating prisions in the Pacific Ocean. Coined “floating Guantanamos”, Coast Guard cutters have […]

Japan Rocked By Violent Stock Plunge As Nikkei Tumbles 850 Points Before Recovering Losses

Something snapped in Japan today. With Asian stocks finally breaking out a decade-long doldrum, and hitting record highs earlier in the session, and with Japanese equities starting off the session on the right foot and continuing their recent ascent which until Wednesday had seen them rise on 23 of the past 25 days, Japanese shares […]

Osama Bin Laden’s Brother Arrested In Saudi Crackdown

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 5, 2017 Among the numerous high-profile figures arrested overnight in Saudi Arabia on “anti-corruption” charges, in addition to the shocking detention of prince Alwalaleed bin-Talal another unexpected name has emerged: that of Bakr bin Laden, chairman of Saudi Binladin Group and brother of Osama bin Laden. The Binladin Group is one of […]

Why Has The Las Vegas Massacre Disappeared From The News Cycle?

zerohedge.com / by Jon Hall via Free Market Shooter blog / Nov 2, 2017 It is without a doubt, our news cycle – in the age of 24/7 constant-connectedness – moves at a breakneck pace. With so much information and news reaching us, it’s easy to become overburdened and burned out on the world around us and the things […]

Sheriff: Vegas Shooter Led “Secret Life”, May Have Planned Car Bombing; Tried To Ignite Jet Fuel Tanks

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 5, 2017  With every passing day, the Las Vegas police department releases new details about Stephen Paddock, the gunman behind the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, who according to the latest update, spent decades stockpiling guns and living a “secret life” and may have planned other attacks, including […]

This is how China moves the world to a gold standard!

milesfranklin.com / by Bill Holter / Oct 2, 2017 We have watched for years as China grew in strength economically, financially and militarily. They have pre positioned themselves by making trade deals, setting up credit facilities and even an alternative clearing system to the West’s “SWIFT”. We also know China has been gobbling up global mine […]