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9/11 Destroyed America / Paul Craig Roberts / April 24, 2017  The events on September 11, 2001, changed the world. It was the excuse for the US government to launch military attacks on seven Middle Eastern countries, causing civilian casualties in the millions and sending waves of Muslim refugees into the Western world. The US government wasted trillions of […]

Is World War The Twisted Cure For a Doomed Economy? “Signals for War Are Fiscal”

The march to war is deafening. But the reasons for it go beyond the elements of military conflict and political intrigue. Underlying it all, the reasons are economic. With a nothing-doing economy that has long dragged on the American soul, there is a growing temptation to wipe the slate clean, and launch a wider war […]

Brandon Smith: The Next World War “Will Be Economic… Not Nuclear”

This article was written by Brandon Smith of and first published at Editor’s Comment: The elite appear to have a great deal in store for President Trump’s first four years… quite a few tricks up their sleeves, if you will. The wars are already being manifested; but the larger elements of financial upheaval […]

From “Dissensus” To “Democrazy”: A Warning From Deutsche Bank / by Tyler Durden / Apr 8, 2017 Last October, Deutsche Bank’s credit derivatives expert Aleksandar Kocic, one of the best stream-of-consciousness, James Joyceian writers among the Wall Street sell-side, penned what was at the time the best summary why the existing politcal system was fracturing with every passing day. As Kocic put it, the most […]

Stupid Is As Stupid Does

Authored by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, If you prefer fake news, fake data, and a fake narrative about an improving economy and stock market headed to 30,000, don’t read this fact based, reality check article. The level of stupidity engulfing the country has reached epic proportions, as the mainstream fake news networks […]

Investors Notch an Ominous Record / by Brian Maher via The Daily Reckoning / March 31, 2017 The market stumbles these days and a rainbow forms in the skies over Wall Street. Just another chance to buy the dips. The Dow’s up about 200 this week after last Friday’s health care adventure. And why not? For eight years dip buyers have been rewarded […]

Yellen’s Dangerous Glass-Steagall Repression / by Craig Wilson / March 22, 2017 The threat from too big to fail banks has now elevated to the point that ignoring a modern Glass-Steagall Act is too dangerous to repress any longer.  As massive Wall Street banks continue to inflate in size, the bipartisan negligence guided by the U.S central bank, has allowed the global economy, markets and […]

Market Looking Toppy; Exercise Patience / JEFFREY D SAUT / 03/20/2017 “The Climb” “There’s always gonna be another mountain I’m always gonna wanna make it move Always gonna be an uphill battle Sometimes I’m gonna have to lose” (Climb) —Miley Cyrus I spent last week climbing the mountains of Idaho and Utah, seeing accounts and doing presentations for our financial advisors and […]

Steve ‘Big Short’ Eisman: Smart, Lucky, Abrasive (& Now One Of Them)

Authored by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, I loved Michael Lewis’ book – The Big Short – about the 2008 Wall Street created global financial catastrophe, that is still impacting the little guys on Main Street eight years after it was supposedly resolved by Paulson, Bernanke and Obama. I even wrote an article […]

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Bears Make Money, Bulls Make Money / 16 MARCH 2017 It’s an old Wall Street saying that ‘bears make money, bulls make money, but pigs get slaughtered.’ I think that observation might also apply to those who make public policy, those in the political and professional classes. And brother, they seem to be wanting to go whole hog. I am afraid […]