Tag Archives: Financial Collapse

Mr. Trump Addresses U.S. Finances; Why None Else?

Mr. Trump, continuing his publicity for forbidden subjects, predicted an oncoming financial collapse. As with Trump’s views of immigration, this runs counter to the Establishment doctrine of recovery. But it too resonates with ordinary folk, who decline to be as … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week’s worth; our Saturday Summary: Markets melting worldwide reports that the air is leaking out of stocks everywhere at once, a signal asserting both the linkage of the world into a single market and the swollen, unreal valuations that … Continue reading

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Which is better: Two parachutes, or none?

Please remember that, had we an attorney on retainer, he would have advised us to disclaim, so please note that we don’t claim to know any more than you know about reality. Our politicians and media are just as much … Continue reading

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The World Financial System: TITANIC!

If  a bullet kills you after a trigger is pulled, who has killed you? The trigger, the gun or he who held it? The ongoing and irreversible Greek financial collapse we are watching is a trigger; the E.U. is the … Continue reading

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Maybe Janet Yellen Knows…

Just as Janet Yelling is taking over the Fed from ‘Helicopter’ Ben Benanke, something is happening. Last October, Chase Bank put a limit on cash withdrawals and international transfers. Banks generally do that to fend off a possible run on … Continue reading

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The U.S. government (and others) is well, not facing but presented with some unappetizing (for a politician) choices. You can see here how much money the government owes and just how many of us are available to pay it. We … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene… (Politically Uncorrected)

Food Stamps users have burgeoned to some 47 million people. Now, we know why. It’s not only the recession (now called: ‘recovery’) it’s also that the government has reduced the requirements for applicants and increased the amounts of the benefit … Continue reading

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