Category Archives: Economy

Prices ready to take-off?

“Those who are capable of tyranny are capable of perjury to sustain it.” ― Lysander Spooner We all know the BLS artificially suppresses the CPI through bullshit substitution adjustments, quality adjustments, and various other incomprehensible hedonic adjustments made by government … Continue reading






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Gearing up for a Clinton administration 

Robert Wendel dissects the insider players from leaked emails.    






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 Hillary Clinton’s Secret Weapon

“Say what you want about Donald J. Trump, but he is correct about one thing: the Federal Reserve has, with near certainty, been holding interest rates down for political purposes — namely, to aid Hillary Clinton in getting elected president of … Continue reading






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Trump’s Missed Opportunities… Hillary’s left-wing agenda and warmongering

Since it’s midterm time let me give each candidate a letter grade for last night’s debate performance. Donald gets a B- and Hillary gets her usual F, for her collectivist ideology, trickle-down economics, and continued warmongering. Donald missed several opportunities … Continue reading






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Bull or bear market ahead?

“Last Monday, I discussed why you should be worried about corrections due to the damage inflicted upon your investment capital and the time required to “get back…” Source: Past Is Prologue: New Secular Bull Or A Repeat Of The 70’s … Continue reading






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The importance of free-market interest rates

“The first lesson of economics is scarcity: There is never enough of anything to satisfy all those who want it. The first lesson of politics is to disregard the first lesson of economics.” Thomas Sowell Source: Interest Rates and the … Continue reading






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The Case for Unilateral Free Trade

“In the 2016 presidential election, Americans have been given a choice between two types of controlled and managed trade. On the one hand, there is Donald Trump who favors outright protectionism and controlled trade for the benefit of select industries … Continue reading






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The three bubbles

“The chaos that will arise as trillions of dollars, yen, yuan and euros, etc. try to crowd through the fire exits as the asset bubbles pop will be monumental, and the spikes in small asset class prices as the hot … Continue reading






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President Obama:  economic illiterate. Hillary is cut from the same cloth.

Robert Wenzel points out an inconvenient truth.  Barack is clueless. 






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Open memo to Donald Trump

To:  Donald Trump From:  Murray Sabrin At last night’s debate you missed an opportunity to make the case that income inequality, reoccurring bubbles and lower living standards for both low and middle-income families are the direct result of the Federal … Continue reading






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How big will the next one be?

Source: The Next Recession Looms Large | Euro Pacific Capital






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Here we go again. 

The inevitable consequences of printing money and manipulating interest rates.   “Hardly anyone will do this.” Source: The Coming Recession: Blame the Federal Reserve, Not the President






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An Open Letter to Elizabeth Warren on Gold Fraud

“The letter posted below is from Stewart Dougherty.   Elizabeth Warren on the surface purports to represent middle class interests by associating herself with the erection of the Consumer Financial …” Source: An Open Letter to Elizabeth Warren on Gold Fraud






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Every time Trump takes the bait he looks foolish

“In less than four months, a new president will take the oath and swear to “preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.” Meanwhile, Donald Trump is Twitter fighting a former…” Source: Trump has a winning message but … Continue reading






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Scott Garrett, Donald Trump and others on why the Fed is the problem

“Now that’s more like it. Echoing Donald Trump’s Monday night bull’s-eye regarding the Fed’s thoroughly political essence, Rep. Scott Garrett put more wood to Janet Yellen du…” Source: The Fed’s Monetary Politburo Is Finally Catching Some Flack






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