This Should Make President Trump Happy

After a disappointing Q4 GDP print – not topping the Maginot Line of 3% growth that has been ‘promised’ – The Atlanta Fed may have just provided the talking-point-du-jour for President Trump’s administration… Despite consensus GDP growth for Q1 at around…

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The Russiagate Stakes Are Extreme

The Republicans’ delay in releasing the summary of the House Intelligence Committee’s Russiagate investigation is giving weight to the presstitutes’ claim that the report is not being released because it is a hack attempt at a Trump coverup that is…

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Bitcoin’s North Korea Connection

Cryptocurrencies proved to be one of the biggest winners for investors and speculators in 2017. The daddy of them all, bitcoin, closed out the year near $14,000 — a gain of over 1200%. Bitcoin wasn’t the biggest winner, however. Ripple…

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Why Do Global Events Keep Getting Weirder?

While the mainstream media and general public tend to assume that every new day is bringing us closer to a better future, many alternative analysts focus on the underlying weirdness of our world and all of the crisis factors that…

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Goldman’s Take On What Chaos a Market Crash Will Bring To The Economy

There is a simple reason why for the past decade, despite all the rhetoric central bankers have been focusing on just one thing – reflating risk assets in general and the stock market in particular – because if you get…

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Top Democrats Demand Censorship & Blame Russia For #ReleaseTheMemo Movement

Top Democrats penned a letter to Twitter and Facebook last week demanding the censorship of those who use the hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo.  The Democrats claimed Russia is behind the movement, and therefore seek censorship. The hashtag began after word broke of…

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CIA Chief Say’s North Korea’s Missile Program Way More Advanced Than We Thought

The worst-case scenario for North Korea’s missile program is about to become a reality. During an interview with CBS This Morning on Monday, CIA Director Mike Pompeo repeated his claim that a nuclear North Korea is only a “handful of…

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How North Korea Is Preparing For The Inevitable War With The U.S.

North Korean officials are ransacking homes and raiding farms in order to feed their starving army.  Not only has the drought taken its toll on the nation, but this newest harsh seizure of food is causing internal clashes between the…

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China and South Korea Vow Retaliation In New Trade War

When we reported earlier today  that President Trump lobbed the first real shot in the global (but mostly Asian) trade war when the White House announced it would slap imported solar cells and washing machines with up to 50% tariffs – Trump’s…

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200 Million China Investors Could Have Lost Everything In Largest Ponzi Scheme Ever

China has had its share of ponzi-like investment scheme blow ups in the past, most recently last April  as we described in “Investors Rage After 3 Billion Yuan Vanish From China’s Largest Private Bank” and previously in “Chinese Investors Find…

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