Apr 202018
 
 April 20, 2018  Posted by at 8:32 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 20 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Daniel Garber The quarry 1917   • The World’s First Total Bubble (MB) • Now Even a Fed Dove Homes in on the “Everything Bubble” (WS) • Recession Risks Are Increasing – Axel Weber (CNBC) • The Faster Tesla Makes Model 3’s, The More Money They Will Lose (SM) • Marx Predicted Our Present Crisis – And Points The Way Out (Varoufakis) • Market Power Wielded By US Tech Giants Concerns IMF Chief (G.) • Bill Gates Backs Plan

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Apr 192018
 
 April 19, 2018  Posted by at 8:35 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 19 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Edgar Degas The laundress 1873   • Triffin Warned Us (Lebowitz) • Global Debt Has Reached A Record High, And 3 Countries Are To Blame – IMF (MW) • Dollar Bears Beware, Trump Tweets May Not Be Enough (Karamanlis) • Facebook Says Users Must Accept Targeted Ads Even Under New EU Law (R.) • Facebook To Put 1.5 Billion Users Out Of Reach Of New EU Privacy Law (R.) • VIX Rigging Talk Erupts on Wall Street After Another

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Apr 182018
 
 April 18, 2018  Posted by at 5:21 pm Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  
The Civil War Is At Home

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Francesco Hayez The Death of the Doge Marin Faliero 1867     Dr. D’s swift response to my essay yesterday, Every Kingdom Divided Against Itself. On the mechanisms by which empires fall. They’re always similar and familiar.     Dr. D: Wonderfully said. Since no one will report, here’s what happened to that airstrike. The one where we declare a victory and go home (or try to). They targeted 10 sites, yet after the Pentagon said it was a

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Apr 182018
 
 April 18, 2018  Posted by at 9:25 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 18 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Franco Fontana Prague 1967   • Junk Bond Market Still in Total Denial, Fighting the Fed (WS) • World Trade System In Danger Of Being Torn Apart, Warns IMF (G.) • Eurozone Engine Sputters as German Downturn Risk Sharpens (BBG) • Bitcoin Tumbles After Mystery “Whale” Dumps $50 Million In One Trade (ZH) • Japan Asks Rusal To Stop Aluminum Shipments (ZH) • The Deep State And The Big Lie – Douma (Stockman) • Theresa May’s Husband Made A

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Apr 172018
 
 April 17, 2018  Posted by at 1:43 pm Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Every Kingdom Divided Against Itself

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Charles Sprague Pearce Lamentations over the Death of the First-Born of Egypt 1877   In Matthew 12:22-28, Jesus tells the Pharisees:   Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation, and every city or house divided against itself will not stand. In 1858, US Senate candidate Abraham Lincoln borrows the line:   On June 16, 1858 more than 1,000 delegates met in the Springfield, Illinois, statehouse for the Republican State Convention. At 5:00 p.m. they chose Abraham Lincoln

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Apr 172018
 
 April 17, 2018  Posted by at 8:44 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 17 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail DPC Times Square, New York Times building under construction 1903   • How Libor’s Surge Will Help Pop The Global Bubble (Colombo) • America First – R.I.P. (David Stockman) • Optimism of US Manufacturers “Plunged” the Most Ever (WS) • US Planning To Open “Third Front” In China Trade Spat (ZH) • US Cuts Off China’s ZTE From American Tech for Seven Years (BBG) • China Industrial Output, Investment Growth Miss Expectations (R.) • Is Tesla The Next Enron?

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Apr 162018
 
 April 16, 2018  Posted by at 9:17 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 16 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail James McNeill Whistler Arrangement in Pink, Red and Purple 1883-4   • US Stock Valuations Are At Multiyear Highs – And Multiyear Lows (MW) • Australia’s Lending Rules Are About to Batter Home Buyers (BBG) • Macron Says He Convinced Trump To Stay In Syria (AFP) • Trump Felt Misled, Angry Over Expulsion Of 60 Russian Diplomats (MW) • Comey And Mueller Have Both Fallen Into Trump’s Trap (MW) • A Third Of People Think Facebook Has A ‘Negative

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Apr 152018
 
 April 15, 2018  Posted by at 9:50 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 15 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail   • Russia Claims OPCW Manipulated Skripal Findings (AFP) • To Opt Out Of Facebook’s Tracking, I’m Going To Have To Join Facebook (Wired) • Tesla Is The Worst Car Manufacturer In The Developed World (F.) • New Lawsuit Alleges Musk Knowingly Lied About Model 3 Production (ZH) • Subprime Stages Comeback As ‘Non-Prime’ (CNBC) • 247,977 Stories In The Vacant City (NYDN) • Judge Rules Exxon Can’t Stop Probe Into Whether They Lied For Decades (Ind.) • World

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Apr 142018
 
Ours but to Die and Die

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Pieter Bruegel the Elder The Fall of the Rebel Angels 1562     Lots of rants today, obviously, lots of -slightly- different angles.. Here’s Dr. D’s. He beat me to it…     Dr. D: Too annoyed to comment on the attack. But hey, really NOT attacking would be the change here. There was a recent article, falsely saying: “[H]is successful repression of the Chechen revolt…hardly endeared Putin to the Chechens.” Oddly, this was from Russia Today. No, the

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Apr 142018
 
 April 14, 2018  Posted by at 9:54 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle April 14 2018

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedinTumblrFlattrDiggRedditPinterestStumbleUponemail Robert Capa Anti-fascist militia women defending a street barricade, Barcelona 1936   • US Media Love War More Than They Hate Trump (Khalek) • US Defence Secretary Mattis Says ‘This Was A One-Time Shot’ – For Now (Ind.) • Why Is ‘Bad Guy’ Putin So Popular At Home? (Steve Keen) • Trump’s Actions in Syria Violate US Constitution (Kucinich) • Long Wars (Claire Connelly) • The Deep State Takes A Hostage (Stockman) • Irish High Court Sets Out 11

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