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The Dumbest Monetary Experimental End Game In History

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The State Department’s Collective Madness

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Economy Not What It Seems

For Daily Updates Follow Me On: Twitter, Facebook, Linked-In REGISTER NOW “A Special One-Hour Webinar Covering The Markets, Investing For The Next President & The Coming Correction.”  Over the past several...

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Whatever It Takes..........Wasn't Enough

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How the Welfare State Dies

  Hollande Threatens to Ban Protests Brexit has diverted attention from another little drama playing out in Europe. As of the time of writing, if you Google “Hollande threatens to ban protests” or variations thereof, you will find Russian, South African and even Iranian press reports on the topic. Otherwise, it’s basically crickets (sole exception: […]

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Fox Business Interview: Sell The Stocks, Sell The Bonds, Get Out Of The Casino

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The Other Once Percenters----Socialism And Its Rulers

A defining characteristic of socialism in all its forms in all places and at all times is a relatively small political elite (and its “private sector” cronies) that lives lavishly by plundering its population, destroying its economy, imposing a regime of equality of poverty and misery; and turning almost everyone into a dependent on the state for survival. Joseph Stalin was the wealthiest man in the world during his time, not the Rockefellers, Morgans, or anyone else, as the de facto “owner” of the entire Soviet Union. African and Latin American socialist political thugs in the “post-colonial era” have long been notorious for becoming millionaires or billionaires, with Swiss bank accounts galore, while their people starved and begged them for subsistence. Socialism’s one percenters make today’s Wall Street plutocrats seem impoverished by comparison.

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The FOMC In Fantasyland------And Risible Assurances, Too

So the FOMC voted against another rate hike yesterday, which in itself deserves no comment. Not even Esther George could muster a dissent as she has done nine of the previous eleven times. Notably the last time Ms. George voted with the all the rest of the committee against the symbolic raising of the irrelevant...

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State Department Diplomats Demand War On Assad (And Russia)

In a move that the New York Times reports is nearly unprecedented, some 51 mid-level State Department employees have signed a letter calling for the Obama Administration to begin bombing the Assad government in Syria immediately.

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"It's Only A Matter Of Time Before Many Of Them Blow Up" - The Default Cycle Has Begun

It's been a tough year for traders and bankers alike, as layoffs have gripped firms due to difficult trading environments and an overall sluggish economy.

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