Essence of Decision

September 19, 2016 0

The essence of ultimate decision remains impenetrable to the observer — often, indeed, to the decider himself. ― John F. Kennedy (1917 – 1963) “The Manhattan Projects” by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Pitarra (©Image Comics) […]


Why Helicopter Money Won’t Push Stocks Higher

July 13, 2016 0

CHARLES HUGH SMITH In effect, helicopter money turns the entire economy into a Ghost City. The possibility that Japan might launch helicopter money stimulus sent global stock markets soaring in a paroxysm of pleasurable anticipation. But exactly what […]


3 Possible Paths the Fed Might Take Next Week

September 10, 2015 0

BY JAMES RICKARDS Markets eagerly awaited the August U.S. employment report that came out on Friday, Sept. 4. This was the last important piece of economic data to be revealed before the Federal Reserve’s FOMC […]



March 2, 2015 0

Via The Burning Platform “Capitalism without financial failure is not capitalism at all, but a kind of socialism for the rich.” –James Grant, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer The Federal Reserve issued their fourth quarter Report on Household […]


How The Federal Reserve Is Purposely Attacking Savers

October 23, 2014 0

But bungling badly as it does by Chris Martenson There’s something we ‘regular’ citizens wrestle with that the elites never seem to: a sense of moral duty. For example, following the collapse of the housing bubble, […]

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