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Fannie and Freddie’s New Bubble – LewRockwell

“Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac still have housing blood on their hands from the 2008 financial crash. However, the giant GSEs, placed in government conservatorship in September 2008, have now, virtually all by themselves, created another bubble, this time in … Continue reading






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EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Trump’s Top Adviser: Austrian Economics Doesn’t Have Any Depth

Intellectual  lightweight,.   Source: EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Trump’s Top Adviser: Austrian Economics Doesn’t Have Any Depth






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“They’re Baaack! And Why You Should Be Worried – Very Worried”

“This is the moment in time where generic, over simplified advice, that sounds so good (and too good) shouted too an adoring crowd  – should be taken as the siren, and clarion call to those who are diligent in preserving … Continue reading






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Trump and healthcare

Cornell economics professor Robert Frank writing in today’s NYT business section suggests Trump may propose “Medicare for all” in light of the failure to repeal and replace Obamacare last week. I would not be surprised. Trump is not a limited … Continue reading






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General McInerney Says Obama Was ‘Heavily Listening to What Was Going on in the Trump Campaign’

Get in here democrats and explain this. Source: General McInerney Says Obama Was ‘Heavily Listening to What Was Going on in the Trump Campaign’






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Why This Market Needs To Crash | Peak Prosperity

Source: Why This Market Needs To Crash | Peak Prosperity






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Corrupt From Before The Beginning: The Deep State, Wall Street, and the CIA

Source: Corrupt From Before The Beginning: The Deep State, Wall Street, and the CIA






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Two Centuries of US Immigration Visualized

Fantastic.   Source: Two Centuries of US Immigration Visualized






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Sabbatical Day 66

Downloaded some additional articles about analysts who identified the tech bubble in the late 1990s, which Greenspan said was unidentifiable.






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Dear Fed: This Is Where The Inflation You Are Looking For Is “Hiding”

“while consumer prices (and other measures of inflation in the real economy) were disinflating, the generous policies of the central banks resulted in rapid inflation of financial asset prices…” Source: Dear Fed: This Is Where The Inflation You Are Looking … Continue reading






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Ignore This Chart

Ominous sign for the stock market.   “It’s different this time…” Source: Ignore This Chart






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How the Global Drug War Pushed Down Heroin Prices

“In the 1950s, Corsican gangsters such as Lucky Luciano created a mafia empire by smuggling morphine base from Turkey to Sicily, where it was refined into heroin, then shipped to France and finally to the United States.” Source: How the … Continue reading






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The Multibillion-Dollar U.S. Spy Agency You Haven’t Heard of

Police State USA? Source: The Multibillion-Dollar U.S. Spy Agency You Haven’t Heard of






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Rush to Judgment by — Antiwar.com

Source: Rush to Judgment by — Antiwar.com






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Roger Stone Warns That Trump Economic Adviser is Pushing a Crony Tax That Will Benefit Goldman Sachs

Draining the swamp?   Source: EconomicPolicyJournal.com: Roger Stone Warns That Trump Economic Adviser is Pushing a Crony Tax That Will Benefit Goldman Sachs






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