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  • The Wealthy Are Hoarding Physical Gold December 11, 2019
    The Wealthy Are Hoarding Physical Gold Via SchiffGold.com, The world’s rich are hoarding gold – this according to data buried in a recent Goldman Sachs note to clients. In the note published over the weekend, Goldman recommended diversifying long-term bond holdings with gold, citing “fear-driven demand” for the yellow metal. Hedge funds and other large speculators […]
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  • "Happening Everywhere In Retail" - Home Depot Links Surge In Thefts To Opioid Crisis  December 11, 2019
    "Happening Everywhere In Retail" - Home Depot Links Surge In Thefts To Opioid Crisis  The opioid crisis is evolving and is now becoming a burden on retailers, as addicts race to brick and mortar stores, hoping to steal merchandise, and if successful, sell it on the street or pawn it for cash to pay for […]
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  • Watch: Students Love 'Medicare-For-All'... Until They Discover What's In It December 11, 2019
    Watch: Students Love 'Medicare-For-All'... Until They Discover What's In It Authored by Cabot Phillips via CampusReform.org, With the 2020 presidential election in full swing, leading Democrat candidates like Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders have embraced Medicare For All as the solution to America’s healthcare problems. Support for the universal healthcare plan has grown despite […]
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  • Horowitz Trips Up Comey's Victory Lap: "Nobody Vindicated Who Touched This FISA" December 11, 2019
    Horowitz Trips Up Comey's Victory Lap: "Nobody Vindicated Who Touched This FISA" While every painful second of every individual's testimony during the impeachment hearings was relayed and narrative-managed by the mainstream media (and still failed to increase public awareness, let alone support for the Democrats' plan), interested viewers were hard-pressed to find Justice Department Inspector […]
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  • "What About Hong Kong Protesters?" - Trump Jr Slams TIME's Person Of The Year Decision As "Marketing Gimmick" December 11, 2019
    "What About Hong Kong Protesters?" - Trump Jr Slams TIME's Person Of The Year Decision As "Marketing Gimmick" Update (0930ET): President Trump's son has chimed in on TIME's decision to name Greta Thunberg as Person of the Year, noting a significant 'other' that are fighting for their lives too... "Time leaves out the Hong Kong […]
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  • Turkey Threatens To Revoke US Nuclear Base In Incirlik After Sanctions Bill Advances To Senate Floor December 11, 2019
    Turkey Threatens To Revoke US Nuclear Base In Incirlik After Sanctions Bill Advances To Senate Floor On Wednesday morning the GOP-led Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted to advance Turkey sanctions legislation on an 18-4 vote, despite strong objections from the Trump administration. Senators Rand Paul, Ron Johnson, Ted Cruz, and Tom Udall vote against it. At the same time, Ankara […]
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  • When It Becomes Serious You Have To Lie: Update On The Repo Fiasco December 11, 2019
    When It Becomes Serious You Have To Lie: Update On The Repo Fiasco Authored by Michael Lebowitz and Jack Scott via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, Occasionally, problems reveal themselves gradually. A water stain on the ceiling is potentially evidence of a much larger problem. Painting over the stain will temporarily relieve the unsightly condition, but in time, the […]
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  • Boeing-FAA Cabal Exposed: Internal Document Shows FAA Ignored 737 MAX Safety Risks December 11, 2019
    Boeing-FAA Cabal Exposed: Internal Document Shows FAA Ignored 737 MAX Safety Risks Over the past nine months, the WSJ has led the media pack when it comes to scoops about the lapses at Boeing and the FAA that allowed the Boeing 737 MAX 8 to continue flying, even after a crash in Indonesia raised questions […]
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  • Bloomberg Hit With FEC Complaint Over Partisan Media Blackout December 11, 2019
    Bloomberg Hit With FEC Complaint Over Partisan Media Blackout Mike Bloomberg, his company, and his 2020 presidential campaign have been hit with a Federal Elections Commission (FEC) complaint over a partisan media blackout preventing Bloomberg journalists from covering Democratic presidential candidates, while continuing to cover President Trump. Filed by the Media Research Center (MRC), the […]
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  • Clarmond: "We Need Progressives In Power, Followed By World War, Hyperinflation, Boom, Bust, And Finally Depression" December 11, 2019
    Clarmond: "We Need Progressives In Power, Followed By World War, Hyperinflation, Boom, Bust, And Finally Depression" Authored by Chris Andrew and Mustafa Zaidi of Clarmond Wealth A Time To Howl “No nation can be freer than its most oppressed, richer than its poorest, or wiser than its most ignorant,” declared Henry George the American economic […]
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  • WTI Tumbles After Unexpected Crude Inventory Rise, Huge Product Builds December 11, 2019
    WTI Tumbles After Unexpected Crude Inventory Rise, Huge Product Builds Oil prices remain lower overnight after API reported a surprise crude build (and products also built notably) but the constant hype of OPEC+, Aramco's launch, and a trade deal 'any minute' are still providing a bid... “The post-OPEC bullish jolt is all but a distant […]
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  • A "Stealthy" Next Recession? December 11, 2019
    A "Stealthy" Next Recession? Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, A confusing economic situation has just been made more confusing.  The government claims that jobs are still being created when other indexes show otherwise. This is not the first time this year conflicting and confusing numbers have been released: Odd Economic Numbers: Consumer Confidence Falls, […]
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  • FOMC Preview: Here's What The Fed Will Say Today December 11, 2019
    FOMC Preview: Here's What The Fed Will Say Today With traders eager to put 2019 in the rearview mirror, especially now that repo market icon Zoltan Pozsar is warning a market crash looming in just a few days (which the Fed will then use to trigger QE4), several key hurdles remain of which one is […]
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  • Watch Live: Inspector General Michael Horowitz Testifies After FISA Report Release December 11, 2019
    Watch Live: Inspector General Michael Horowitz Testifies After FISA Report Release Following Monday's release of the long-awaited FISA report on FBI abuses while investigating the Trump campaign, during the 2016 US election, Inspector General Michael Horowitz is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. Watch: Horowitz's report found "significant inaccuracies and omissions," yet despite […]
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  • Biden Quietly Telling Aides He'd Only Serve One Term December 11, 2019
    Biden Quietly Telling Aides He'd Only Serve One Term Joe Biden may regularly forget what state he's in, or what college he went to, or how long Donald Trump has been in office  - but don't worry; the man whose finger would be on the button is privately telling people he'd only serve one term. […]
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  • Gunman In Jersey City Shooting Published Anti-Semitic, Anti-Police Material Online December 11, 2019
    Gunman In Jersey City Shooting Published Anti-Semitic, Anti-Police Material Online Update: The New York Times reports that one of the suspects who carried out yesterday's shooting at a kosher grocery in Jersey City had published anti-police and anti-semitic material online. A suspect involved in a prolonged firefight in Jersey City, N.J., that left six people […]
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  • Why "This Sucker Is Going Down" December 11, 2019
    Why "This Sucker Is Going Down" Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Once the contagion starts spreading, loose money won't put the fires out. As the nation's political and economic leaders struggled to contain the 2008 financial meltdown, President George W. Bush famously summed the situation up: "If money doesn't loosen up, this sucker will go […]
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  • Pound Rollercoaster After Last Poll Suggests Hung Parliament Remains Likely December 11, 2019
    Pound Rollercoaster After Last Poll Suggests Hung Parliament Remains Likely Tomorrow, British voters will head to the polls to cast their ballots in a federal election that will decide the fate of Brexit. According to the latest poll, a strong lead held by the Conservative Party - the party of prime minister Boris Johnson - […]
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  • US Consumer Prices Jump Most In A Year, But Goods Costs Decelerate December 11, 2019
    US Consumer Prices Jump Most In A Year, But Goods Costs Decelerate US consumer prices jumped more than expected in November, rising 2.1% YoY - the biggest jump since Nov 2018. Source: Bloomberg Core CPI rose 2.3% YoY (slightly slower than the last 3 months), with Energy, Used Cars, and Shelter dominating the MoM gains. […]
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  • Boeing Slides After FAA Chief Says 737 MAX Won't Return This Year December 11, 2019
    Boeing Slides After FAA Chief Says 737 MAX Won't Return This Year Exactly one month ago, Boeing stock soared despite the company's dismal earnings because it claimed that 737 MAX deliveries "could" resume in December. We mocked the headfake at the time for the simple reason that not only was the MAX not coming back […]
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