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The Economy - December 31, 2011

Bill Bonner: Avoiding the Danger Zones in the Year Ahead

Jeffrey Tucker: Generation Demoralized

Nathan Lewis: What Should the Financial System Actually Look Like?

Mac Slavo: We’ve Been Impoverished and It’s Only Going to Get A Whole Lot Worse

The Appearance of Golden Crosses in 2012 and What It Means

30 Statistics That Show That The Middle Class Is Dying Right In Front Of Our Eyes As We Enter 2012

James Hohmann: Paul cites 'shenanigans' with loaned gold

Eric De Groot: Official and Unofficial Liquidity Injections Translate Into Gold & Silver Accumulation

Stephen Leeb: Expect $5 Gas, $60 Silver & $3,000 Gold in 2012

Richard Russell: We are Watching Market History in Gold

Thought for the day: I just read another article that gold is going to tank. Another says gold will blast past $3,000. Who's right? Heck if I know. There may be enough can kicking left to carry us into mid-to-late 2013. Unless, of course, we go to war with Iran in 2012,...

The Economy - December 30, 2011

Jim Rickards: US to go to War with Iran, Oil & Gold to Spike

Bill Bonner: Insatiable US Debt and Other Jokes

Dave Gonigam: Bowing to the Absurd

Jeffrey Tucker: Truth in Advertising

James West: Don't Let Short-Term Volatility Inform Investment Decisions

Bix Weir: We've Reached the End of This Round of Silver Manipulation

John Williams: The US Has $100 Trillion in Debts & Obligations

Egon von Greyerz: Gold Will Trade $3,000 - $5,000 in 2012

Jim Sinclair: The Depth Of Despair In The Gold Community

Gold still a safe-haven investment

Big Picture Scenarios for 2012 - Most Probably, A "Deflationary Debt Trap"

The Number One Catastrophic Event That Americans Worry About: Economic Collapse

The Growing Police State: When Will They Handcuff You?

Toby Connor: Gold's D Wave Confirmed

"There Will Be Violence, Mark My Words"

Thought for the day: The Patriot Act gutted the Fourth Amendment. The 2012 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) threatens to eviscerate the Fifth Amendment. Passage of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) will undermine the First Amendment. Will the elimination of these rights usher in the dawn of the Fourth Reich?

The Economy - December 29, 2011

Bill Bonner: Gold in the Next Calendar Year

Jeffrey Tucker: The Race for the Coolest Stuff

Dave Gonigam: Nine Months to War?

Precious Metals Monitor: History Says Gold Could Fall To $1268 - I hope so! Meanwhile, I will continue to buy all I can.

James West: Don't Let Short-Term Volatility Inform Investment Decisions

When Will the First Block Fail?

Bob Chapman: Financial Troubles For Many Nations In The New Year

U.S. Mint says has enough gold, silver Eagles coins

Actually, 2012 Offers Very Few John Browne: Reasons For Optimism

40 Hard Questions That The American People Should Be Asking Right Now

John Embry: Physical Gold & Silver Tight Because of Eastern Buying

John Hathaway: Central Banks to Begin Dumping Dollars for Gold

Suspicious Activity Reports From U.S. Malls Being Processed By Police State Fusion Centers

Tyler Durden: Currency Wars Update

Thought for the day: At first the junkie wants to feel good. But as the inevitable downward spiral sets in, the junkie tries desperately to get back to zero. If they get into rehab soon enough, eventually they can. The American economy is now a junkie economy. It's time for rehab.

The Economy - December 28, 2011

Bill Bonner: Devil Deals

Peter Schiff: 2012 Will Be the Year of Reckoning

Pento: Here is Why Gold Price Will Stay Strong & Not Retreat

US Dollar Domination: Just Another Footnote In History

pdf file: Anonymous - Survival Guide for Citizens in a Revolution.pdf

Gonzalo Lira: A Run On The Global Banking System—How Close Are We?

Jeffrey Tucker: Who Should Control the World?

Allen Alper Jr.: The Dollar Vigilante on MetalsNews.com

The Obama Nation: Even More Debt And Even More Store Closings

China: Nation urged to increase holdings of gold

Peter Cooper: Why we are sticking with silver as our top pick for 2012

Gold, Silver Coin Dealers See Price Hikes Next Year

America’s Best Kept Secret: Rising Suburban Poverty


The Economy - December 26 - 27, 2011

End of the Road

Tyler Durden: On Europe, Inflation, And Gold.

Tyler Durden: China Insolvency Wave Begins As Nation's Biggest Provincial Borrowers "Defer" Loan Payments

Saudi Highschool Textbook: Jews Need to Be Exterminated and Homosexuals Should Be 'Put to Death'

James Turk: What to Expect from Gold & Silver in 2012

Robert Wenzel: Murray Rothbard and Third Parties

Robert Wenzel: Bernanke Christmas Gift to Obama: Surging Poll Numbers

Robert Wenzel: Montanans Launch Recall of Senators Who Approved NDAA Military Detention

Libertarianism and Americanism

Global Depression – A Directed Phenomenon

Gold: How High Is Up? US$5,000? Confiscation?

This Monster From The Deep Could Change Everything For Norwegian Oil

Our Best Collective Wisdom on THE BIG PICTURE

Gold to Drop in Q1, so Forget Retesting Record High Soon: Reuters Poll

Five Rare Earth Elements in ‘Critical’ Supply: U.S. Energy Department

Gold price consolidation over festive period

Gold price set for hyperbolic increase

World's Second And Third Largest Economies To Bypass Dollar, Engage In Direct Currency Trade

World banks brace for euro collapse

IMF's Lagarde warns global economy threatened

Why Gold, Why Now!

ECB's Risky Plan to Flood Banks with Cash

Platinum: Fire Sale on the Rich Man's Gold


The Economy - December 25, 2011

Caught Red Handed (on the Eve of Christmas) The SEC Big MF Scrub

Andrew Mickey: 5 Charts Reveal the REAL State of the U.S. Economy

Gold could drop to $1300 before resuming long climb

Silver could dip to $20

Investing in junior miners: Assessing the risks

The uranium year in review: long-term prospects trend higher

Bernanke's Christmas Gift to Obama Has Arrived

John Mauldin: Your Three Investing Opponents

Simon Black: Why hold gold in deflation?

Tyler Durden: Stratfor Hacked, 200GB Of Emails, Credit Cards Stolen, Client List Released, Includes MF Global, Rockefeller Foundation

Tyler Durden: Don't Mess With The Keynesians

MaryEllen Tribb: Debunking the Original Idea Myth

Ian Cooper: Q1 2012: The Safest Places to Invest

Andrew Mickey: Forget a 2012 Crash... Get Ready for This


The Economy - December 24, 2011

Bill Bonner: What Government Really Is

Bill Bonner: The Perfect Heist: Why Government Theft Continues to Go Unnoticed

Nickolai Hubble: 6 Things Governments Might Do To You This Christmas

Matt Insley: A Coal Trend That Has Taken Santa By Surprise…

Patrick Cox: Profit Opportunity From This World-Changing Cancer Diagnostic Tool…

Jeffrey Tucker: It’s the Government vs. You

Jeffrey Tucker: Two Views of the Internet

Paul Craig Roberts: The Greatest Gift for All

Bob Moriarty: Next week is the Bottom

Morris Hubbartt: Fibonacci Supports Gold Market

Ron Hera: What's Up With Gold Mining Stocks?

Alain-Jean Beauregard: Mining Boom in Quebec

Willem Weytjens: Precious Metals 2012: Bullish and Bearish Arguments

Fernando Ferfal Aguirre: What To Expect From The Government After The Collapse

A Very Scary Christmas And An Incredibly Frightening New Year

Robert Wenzel: The Economy Turns

Paul Brodsky: Gold Could See Five Digits in 2012

Jim Sinclair: The Gold Panic & What to Expect in 2012


The Economy - December 23, 2011

Bill Bonner: Correcting the Growth of Human History

And So This Is Christmas…

Byron King: The Unfolding Energy Disaster With The Keystone XL Pipeline

Matt Insley: As Obama Flounders On Energy, You Can Get Rich…

Greg Guenthner: 3 Major Stock Trends for the New Year

Wendy McElroy: Human Ignorance and Social Engineering

Why We Remain Bullish on Small Mining Shares

Jim Sinclair: The Gold Panic & What to Expect in 2012

Rick Rule: Here is What Investors Need to Look for in 2012

Investors Intelligence: Latest Sentiment Readings on Stocks

Dave Gonigam: Strategic Energy Disaster

Terry Coxon: A simple plan to keep your assets safe from an out-of-control government

George Karahalios: When Is Gold Too Precious?

John Hussman PhD: The Unfolding of a Global Economic Downturn

Currency Wars, Silver, and QE3

Jeff Berwick: What Would Ron Paul Own?

John Mauldin: The Unintended Empire

Mac Slavo: CNN Lobs Veiled Charges of Racism at Ron Paul *Video*

Mac Slavo: Cyber War Against U.S. – China Involved In “The Greatest Transfer of Wealth In the History of the World”

Tyler Durden: The Fed vs The ECB - Presenting "The Correlation Of 2012" And What It Means For Gold


The Economy - December 22, 2011

Bill Bonner: Let the Depression Burn Itself Out

Bill Bonner: A Health Care System for Zombies

Porter Stansberry: The Corruption of America

Chris Mayer: The Importance of “Ground Truth”

Gerald Celente: Climax Time: The Top 12 Trends for 2012

Matt Insley: This Weird Divergence In Gold Is Your Chance To Cash In…

Byron King: Gold Takeaways From London…

Greg Guenthner: Today’s Market Movers: WMT, HD, ABOT, LSTG

Jeffrey Tucker: The Hidden Cost Of The Payroll Tax

Dave Gonigam: Avoid the Next Big Bubble

JT Long: Sprott's Call for Silver Producers to Hold Back Metal Strikes Chord

Doug Casey: Getting Out of Dodge

If A Global Recession Is Not Looming, Then Why Are Bailouts Flying Around As If The End Of The World Is Coming?

It Begins? Anti 'Money Power' Lawsuit Filed in Canada ...

Mainstream Economists' Monetary Insanity

Pierre Lassonde: This Gold Bull Market is Far From Over

James Turk: Gold Set to Close Higher for 11th Straight Year

London Trader: There are Tremendous Silver Shortages

Mac Slavo: Are Guns and Ammo the New Gold and Silver?

Mark Faber: "I Am Convinced The Whole Derivatives Market Will Cease To Exist And Will Go To Zero"

Tyler Durden: It's Official: US Debt-To-GDP Passes 100%

Tyler Durden: It's Official: US Debt-To-GDP Passes 100%

Thought for the day: Whether gold goes from here straight to $5,000, or rolls back to $800 and then charges to $5,000, the trend is still up and the end result will probably be the same. Day traders can try to make a quick buck on the ups and downs, but for the rest of us, isn't buying and holding the safest strategy?

The Economy - December 21, 2011

Bill Bonner: "Power Corrupts…"

Eric Fry: How Central Banks Attempt to Prop Up the Economy

Chris Mayer: The Importance of "Ground Truth"

Dan Denning: Is China on the Prowl for Australia’s Natural Resources?

Chris Mayer: Those Who Rely On “Ground Truth” Stand To Profit In 2012…

Patrick Cox: 2012 and Beyond: Explosive Opportunities With The Rise Of This Technology…

Jeffrey Tucker: The Regulatory State Does Not Like You

Larry Edelson: Important Update on Gold and Silver…

Larry Edelson: Important Update on Gold and Silver… - It's in anticipation of this "next leg up" that I continue to buy.

Gold Resource Plans To Offer Dividends Using Gold & Silver Coins

Stewart Thomson: Gold $1000 Is Already Here

Gold Richard Russell: The New America

Jeff Clark: Are You Tempted to Sell, or Eager to Buy?

Is It a Prison Planet? ... One Out of Three Now Face Arrest in US

Getting Worse: 40 Undeniable Pieces Of Evidence That Show That America Is In Decline

Patrick Cox: Catastrophic Success

Chris Whalen: Expect Bank Holidays in Europe & Higher Gold

London Trader: We are Witnessing a Historic Bottom in Gold

John Williams: Gold to Prevail as System Falls into Disorder

Thought for the day: As I write this Michael Medved is ranting that the job of the American President has nothing to do with the economy and is primarily about foreign policy and national defense. The American President has always gotten involved in the nation's economy. Michael knows this. He also knows that Paul is very strong on national defense. What better and more conservative foreign policy than strong defense, free trade and non-intervention?

The Economy - December 20, 2011

Louis James: Look for an Entrance, Not an Exit

Bill Bonner: Collective Action to Prolong a Depression

Bill Bonner: Meet The American CEOs Who Stand on Top of the Zombie Pile

Bill Bonner: FATCA, Defense Bills and Our Dwindling Freedom

Matt Insley: The Best Oil Investment For 2012…

Jonas Elmerraji: The Secret to Raking in IPO Gains in 2012

Jeffrey Tucker: Do You Love Commerce?

Why the Gold Price Is Falling Far and Fast

Thomas J. DiLorenzo: Lincoln Unmasked

Thomas J. DiLorenzo books
Lincoln Unmasked: Dishonest Abe
The Real Lincoln: An Unnecessary War
How Capitalism Saved America

Martin D. Weiss: 2012: Worse than 2008!

Jack Crooks: Asia’s Slowdown Is About to Get Worse - Video

Robert Wenzel: US Homebuilders See Surge in Potential Buyers - This is a false recovery I see coming in 2012. - Rod

Gerald Celente: Sneak Peak of the Top Trends for 2012

Michael Pento: Here’s How Central Planners will Impact Gold

Confused About Falling Prices Of Gold and Silver?

Pete Kofod: Fascism For Dummies

Thought for the day: Ron Paul is probably the only Republican candidate who stands a chance of beating Obama.

The Economy - December 19, 2011

Pete Kofod: Fascism For Dummies

Dan Denning: How the Banking Crisis Affects the Real Economy

Money supply explosion will lead to accelerating inflation

Mark Carney: The man who speaks the truth

Why gold has been falling. Is this an engineered phenomenon?

Gold bull market still intact - technical analysis

Twelve bullish factors driving gold to $2,000 and higher despite recent setback

Debt-Free United States Notes Were Once Issued Under JFK And The U.S. Government Still Has The Power To Issue Debt-Free Money

Martin Armstrong: Money is Not Safe Here, Buffett’s Silver Play

Jim Rickards: This Will Send the Price of Gold to the Moon

Mac Slavo: Report: 82% Chance California Pensions Are Going Under (and You’ll Be Next)

Tyler Durden: Bob Janjuah Answers The Six Biggest Questions Heading Into 2012

Thought for the day: Gerald Celente of the Trends Journal, is predicting that 2012 is the year things fall apart for America. Maybe. But if the Fed forces banks to start lending, that will make it feel like the economy is in recovery and could carry us into 2013 before the rate of price inflation skyrockets. Whether it's 2012, 2013 or even 2015, what are you doing to prepare?

The Economy - December 18, 2011

John Mauldin: The Center Cannot Hold

John Mauldin's book - Hover to See More
Endgame

How George Soros ended up with MF Global’s client money

The most obvious trade in precious metals since silver went parabolic in March

Platinum Bars and Coins
One Gram Platinum Bar (Assay Card)
1/10th Ounce Platinum Eagle Coin
Five Gram Platinum Bar (Assay Card)

Is gold's bull market over?

Griess: Use Gold’s 300 Day Moving Average

Well, It Sure Seems Like Keynes Was Right

Even The Ancient Roman Empire Wasn't As Unequal As America Today

50 Economic Numbers From 2011 That Are Almost Too Crazy To Believe

Unlimited Military Detention of Americans To Become Law

Simon Black: They don’t know what they’re talking about

Mac Slavo: Celente Warns of 2012: Economy Will Crash, Banks Will Close, Chaos Will Ensue, Military Will Take Over

Richard Russell: I Will Stay with Gold & Gold Stocks to the End

Series of accidents force US to close Idaho silver mine

Richard Russell Explains The Technical Indicators That Make Him Bearish As Hell

Forget The Shanghai Composite, The Baltic Dry Index Tells The Real Story Of China's Economy

Scrap silver may prop up your investing

Global factors hitting gold and silver

Gold to hit $2400, Silver to hit $150 to have 1980's purchasing power

Where is Support for Gold and Silver Stocks?

Thought for the day: In 2006 and 2007 I heard "conservative" commentator Michael Medved rave many times about how more Americans than ever "owned" their homes. I marveled that he seemed unaware that the housing bubble was about to burst. Today, I heard him attack Ron Paul's opinion about an event that took place 150 years ago. As if it matters. Perhaps this is because "conservative" Medved, who believes that American taxpayers should give welfare to the state of Israel, which Dr. Paul opposes, is a warmongering nut burger.

The Economy - December 17, 2011

Bill Bonner: Man for All Seasons

Bill Bonner: More Upside for Gold as Government Spending Continues Unabated

Bill Bonner: Gold Are You In Or Out?

Chris Gaffney: Weekly Jobs Data is Positive, Pushing the Dollar Lower

Chuck Butler: Gold Drops Through 200-day Moving Average

Chuck Butler: US Retail Sales Disappoint

Greg Canavan: Shadow Banking and The Golden Pyramid

Chris Mayer: Global Slowdown? Opportunities Still Abound In Places Like Vietnam

Abe Cofnas: Currency In Focus: Trading Opportunities on the Horizon

Wendy McElroy: homas Jefferson: Crypto-Rebel?

Jeffrey Tucker: Victory in Iraq?

Michael Gray and Shawn Campbell: M&A Opportunities Abound

Will Moving Averages Deter Gold Investors?

Bullion Stacks Up Better Than Coins For Gold Investors

Hubert Moolman: Where Is The Silver Price Going?

Silver’s a bargain under $30, but watch volatility

New Foreclosure Wave is Coming

Adrian Krieg: Finis America: Year End Report 2011

Smoke and Mirrors of Global Depression Reflect the Inevitability of the IMF?

Thought for the day: A law is about to be passed that allows any American to be jailed at any time without due process. What more effective defense do we have, than to become wealthy? Gold is on sale, buy some!

The Economy - December 16, 2011

Bill Bonner: In or Out: How to Play the Swings in the Gold Price

Eric Fry: Looking Past Gold’s Poor Performance

Richard Rabkin: Gold and Money in Extremis… One Man’s Story

Greg Canavan: Gold Down 5 Per Cent: Thank You Mr Market!

Byron King: Saudis Switch Spending Due To Shale Gale

Greg Guenthner: Momentum Meltdown: The Best Trade of 2011

Eric Peters: We’ve Crossed the Rubicon

Gold Prices Extend Losses But Decline is Modest

Neeraj Chaudhary: The Corporate Cash Myth

Brain vs. Computer: Round One of The Fight of the Millennium

China's Meltdown Continues

Gold is on the verge of moving into the bubble phase of the bull market

John Hathaway: Media & Gartman Attacks on Gold are Bullish

Richard Russell: Gold Trading Above $1,500 is Bullish Action

John Embry: This Gold Smash Will Pass, the Case for Fiat is Zero

Brandon Smith: The Poor Man’s Guide To Survival Gear

Tyler Durden: Australian Banks Given One Week To Prepare For European "Meltdown"

Thought for the day: The year is 2015, both inflation and unemployment are pushing 30%, America is in a shooting war with Iran, and it's been a week since you had meat for dinner. If you could go back to December 2011 and do something different, what would you do?

The Economy - December 15, 2011

Bill Bonner: The Diabolical Genius that is Modern Government

Bill Bonner: Unpopular Cures for Unemployment and Economic Depression

Joel Bowman: By Government Design

Jeffrey Tucker: What is Laissez-Faire?

Byron King: An Update on Peak Oil: We Dodged a Return to the Stone Age…

David Morgan: Balancing Small Silver with Big Payoffs

The gold bugs are throwing in the towel: Contrarians detect strong wall of worry in gold market

Is the Gold Bull Really Dead?

Olivier Garret: Louis James on Buying Low

Kevin Brekke: The ABCs of Re-hypothecation in Gold and Securities Markets: What You Need to Know

Stocks sink, Oil falls, Gold gets killed: Here's What You Need To Know

The Collapse Of The Euro, The Death Of The Euro And The End Of The Euro

Robert Wenzel: Behind the Crash in Gold

Jim Sinclair: Why Gold Was Smashed Today & What’s Next

Von Greyerz: Currency Collapse, Hyperinflation & Social Unrest

Gresham's Law: Why You, They And — Hell — I Might Just Buy That Parabolic Move In Gold…

Thought for the day: Despite that the real unemployment rate is over 20%, 2013 will probably feel like a recovery as the banks start lending. But the worst is yet to come. Will you use the time to prepare?

The Economy - December 14, 2011

Beware Silver Scam on eBay

Bill Bonner: On the Uses of Government

Bill Bonner: When a Great Correction Doesn’t Stick to the Script

Chris Mayer: $100 – The New Floor for Crude Oil

Chuck Butler: Spain Successfully Auctions Off €4.94 Billion

Dan Denning: Why Invest in Energy Resources?

Ray Blanco: Future Opportunity From Better Tiny Machines

Jeffrey Tucker: Stop in the Name of Private Property

Jeff Clark: Gold Stocks: Still a Bargain

The Global Race for Uranium

Dr. Jeffrey Lewis: Silver’s Beta is Irrelevant

Keith Neumeyer: How to Build a Major Silver Producer

Gold Protects Portfolios Against Extreme Events

Mega Fail: 17 Signs That The European Financial System Is Heading For An Implosion Of Historic Proportions

Crony Capitalism Displayed via Venn Diagram

James Turk: Lehman II in Progress as Financial System Implodes

Martin Armstrong: Money is Fleeing the US Financial System

Massive Downward Revisions Imminent: National Association of Realtors Miscounted Millions Of Home Sales Over Last Five Years

Thought for the day: Why would a conservative vote for any candidate who is not a strict constitutionalist?

The Economy - December 13, 2011

Bill Bonner: Changing Views on Growth and Economic Recovery

Bill Bonner: Is the US Military Spending its Way to Self Destruction?

Chris Mayer: The Power of “Q”

Byron King: A Precursor to the Downfall of the United States…

Eric Fry: US Markets are Relatively Stagnant Despite Bursts of Volatility

Jonas Elmerraji: The Problem With Europe

Jeffrey Tucker: How Politicians Wreck the World: Lesson #425,689,231

Louis James: Gold: Supply Crunch? What Supply Crunch?

Louis James: Year-End Buying Opportunities Abound in Mining Stocks

Dr. Jeffrey Lewis: Give Silver Bullion an AAA Rating

Gold Model Forecasts $4380 Gold Price

Greg Hunter: Signs of Disintegration

BIS Calls for Hyperinflationary Depression?

John Mauldin: Sorting Out the Euro Mess

Michael Pento: When Extreme Volatility in Gold & Commodities will Hit

Stephen Leeb: Gold Bull & Germany Flirting with Depression

Mac Slavo: Future Money Trends: Paper Price Suppression Has Made Silver the Biggest Buy Ever

Simon Black: The most powerful force in the world

Tyler Durden: The Scramble For US Safety, As Europe Imploded, Offset The $357 Billion Plunge In Q3 Shadow Banking

Frank Holmes: You Can’t Print More Gold

Thought for the day: What's "conservative" about maintaining an American military empire? What's "conservative" about taxing the American people into poverty and giving the money to the leaders of other nations?

The Economy - December 12, 2011

Bill Bonner: Is it the End of an Era for Europe’s Economic Growth?

Bill Bonner: How the Insiders Control Government

Dan Denning: Why Europe’s Fiscal Integration Still Spells Financial Doom

Dan Denning: Which Stock Investment Decisions Will You Make in a Credit Depression?

Energy Stocks on Year-End Clearance Sale: Chen Lin

John Williams: Can Domestic Natural Gas Cut the Deficit?

Geordie Mark: Coal and Uranium Generate Heat

Tyler Durden: Is A Physical Silver Shortage Spike Imminent?

Lance Roberts: Risk Ratio Turns Up - We've Seen This Before

Lance Roberts: Payroll Tax Cut Is Trojan Horse

Tyler Durden: Forget Copper: Steel Is The True Indicator Of The Chinese Hard Landing

Tyler Durden: "The Inmates Don’t Know It’s An Asylum"

The Tim Tebow Comeback Story Continues But There Will Be No Miracle Comebacks For The U.S. Economy

Is the U.S. Job Market About to Rev-Up as 2012 Dawns? - A short term spike to carry the nation through the 2012 election cycle.


The Economy - December 11, 2011

Rick Rule: We're Entering A Great Era For Resource Investing

Peter Cooper: Silver price pessimism bottoming out ready for the next big rally

John Mauldin: The Big Europe Fix: A Player To Be Named Later

Simon Black: One alarming indicator from China

Tom Woods: The Financial System Is Beyond Screwed Up

The Fed’s $29 Trillion Bail-out of Wall Street

Wolf Richter: Swiss Government Is Getting Ready For The Collapse Of The Euro

Peter Schiff: The Great Western Crackup

The Gold "Rehypothecation" Unwind Begins: HSBC Sues MF Global Over Disputed Ownership Of Physical Gold

Every “Solution” To The Euro Crisis Involves Printing Money

Peter Krauth: Gold Price Outlook 2012: Miners Will Shine as Prices Soar

Brock Salier: Top African Gold Prospects

Thought for the day: Time to invest in lead? This one comes from my cousin George, who suggests that the time has come to invest in lead (as in ammunition) rather than silver and gold. Maybe. But I prefer to invest in all three!

The Economy - December 10, 2011

Bill Bonner: More Governmental Insights: Insiders, Outsiders and the Question of Divinity

Bill Bonner: What Happens When the World’s Economic Growth Engine Goes Kaput

Eric Fry: Incarcerate Corzine

Chris Mayer: “Vancouver Roulette…” Where You’re The Casino

Matt Insley: More Fuel For A Run-up In Gold…

Chris Mayer: You Could Make You 3,800% Gains from This Technology Breakthrough

Gary Gibson: If You Leave the U.S. Permanently, Where Should You Go?

Morris Hubbartt: Ominous Double Top In US Dollar

John Daly: Pakistani Editorial Says Nuclear War with India "Inevitable" as Water Dispute Continues

Jeff Clark: Pullbacks in Perspective

Doug Casey: Is This the End of Western Civilization (Capitalism & Morality Seminar 2011)

Shocking Charts And Statistics That Prove That America Is No Longer A Wealthy Nation

Analyst: China's Days of System Stability are Numbered

Tyler Durden: MNI Reports Coordinated Central Bank Intervention Sends Gold Lower Intraday

Ben Davies: "Your Country Needs Your Money"

Felix Zulauf: Watch Out for These Events in 2012


The Economy - December 9, 2011

Bill Bonner: When Consumers Stop Consuming

Matt Badiali: Buy Silver…Now!

Bill Bonner: Beware The Blunt Instrument of Government

Matt Insley: How to Make 316% on Gold — And Your Other Questions Answered!

Greg Guenthner: The Next Hurdle for Stocks: How to Spark a 2012 Rally

Gary Gibson: Is the U.S. Warming up for a Hot War With China?

Jim Rogers: ‘Become a Farmer. Finance is Finished’

John Mauldin: The Covert Intelligence War Against Iran

Jim Sinclair: Why Financial System is Imploding & What to Do

John Embry: $2,500 to $3,000 Gold Could Send Silver to $250

George Soros Makes a Move to Control Global Police Forces

Wall Street Buys Up Guns; Is George Soros Behind It?

Sprott Asset Management CEO, Eric Sprott says silver producers are being held hostage by the paper silver market and something should be done

Hubert Moolman: Buying Silver Is Like Buying Gold At $554 Today

Ron Hera: What Every Politician Needs to Know About Silver

Peter Cooper: Silver well set up for another tilt at $50 and much higher

Silver set to shine in 2012


The Economy - December 8, 2011

Bill Bonner: More on a New Theory of Government…

Bill Bonner: By the Numbers: A Closer Look at the Real Wealth of US Households

Addison Wiggin: Dividends Are Sexier Than You Think

Greg Canavan: Why the Stock Market Disagrees with the Economy

Byron King: Your Guide To The “Next Economy”…

Mark R. Crovelli: The Golden Age of Government Is Just Beginning

Bob Moriarty: How to Make Money in a 'Fugly' Stock Market

Hugo Salinas-Price: What Every Politician Needs to Know About Silver

The Military Occupation of America By The Bankster-Owned Traitors

Temporary Declines Do Not Change the Bullish Outlook for Gold and Silver

Jeff Clark: Start Thinking in Terms of Gold Price

Financial Crisis Gives Investors More Reasons to Love Gold

What Is The Best Country In The World For Americans To Relocate To In Order To Avoid The Coming Economic Collapse?

Robert Wenzel: Treasury Bond Investors are Sure Losers

James Turk: The Banking System is on the Verge of Collapse

John Hathaway: Desperate Fed to Provide Unlimited Liquidity

Jim Davies: Government Assets

Mac Slavo: Detainment Camps Going Live: FEMA Seeking Subcontractors to Provide “Temporary Camp Services” In All 50 States


The Economy - December 7, 2011

International Man: The Road to Canadian Citizenship

Bill Bonner: A New Theory of Government…

Ronan McMahon: Europe on Sale? Baloney!

Eric Fry: Why “Risk On” Trades Have Suddenly Become Fashionable

Matt Insley: A Profitable Warning From the Middle East…

Chris Mayer: The Saudis Are Worried, Here’s Why…

Matt Insley: Middle East Oil Harder To Come By…

Matt Insley: U.S. Dollar Set For Downturn… And It Could Be Soon

Jeffrey Tucker: The Blessing of Falling Prices

Social Security Is Running Out Of Money At Least 5 Years Ahead Of Schedule

If You Missed Obama's Big Class Warfare Speech, Here Are The Only Four Paragraphs You Need To Read

Doug Hornig: The US's Education Bubble

Marin Katusa: Instability in the Middle East = Expensive Oil for the World

Ron Paul: Euro Crisis Destabilizing the Dollar

20 Signs That The Culture Of Government Dependence Has Gotten Completely And Totally Out Of Control

Robert Wenzel: Have the Rothschilds Placed Their Presidential Bet?

Peter Schiff: This Unstable House of Cards is Going to Implode

Louise Yamada: Special Gold & Silver Technical Update

Bernie Carr: Advice From A Collapse Survivor: “RUN!” From Major Cities

Mac Slavo: HeadLie: Withdrawing Your Money From Banks Will Make The Recession Worse


The Economy - December 6, 2011

Bill Bonner: Zombified Government Spending

Bill Bonner: Are You Ready For The Savings Destruction of the US and Europe?

Bill Bonner: Looking Down the The Bio-tech Corridor

Matt Insley: Third Time The Charm? Buy Gold Miners…

Matt Insley: Another Precious Metal Set to Rise…

Matt Insley: Natural Gas Prices Continue a Precipitous Drop…

Jonas Elmerraji: Avoid Serious Losses By Knowing When to Sell

Gary D. Barnett: Blind Obedience to the State

Jeffrey Tucker: How To Cartelize and Kill Web Commerce

Dan Amoss: Print…Ready…Aim

Eric Fry: Why “Risk On” Trades Have Suddenly Become Fashionable

Jay Taylor: Deflation Is Coming

Louis James: It’s Time to Think in Terms of Gold

Doug Hornig: The US's Education Bubble

We've Just Witnessed A Major Turning Point In The Euro Crisis

Obama Wants to Veto the Indefinite Detention Bill Because It Would Hold the U.S. to the Geneva Convention

The Best Crisis Investor I Know Is Buying THIS Right Now

The Worst In The World – The U.S. Balance Of Trade Is Mind-Blowingly Bad

Murray Rothbard: The Truth About Newt Gingrich

John Mauldin: The Euro Debate Gets Philosophical

John Mauldin's book - Hover to See More
Endgame

Rick Rule: Flight to Quality & 2012 Gold Takeovers

Michael Pento: S&P Europe Credit Watch & Why Gold Will Skyrocket

Stephen Leeb: Expect Gold Price to Double in Twelve Months

Richard Russell: Inflation Tsunami & The Island Of Safety

Bert Wilkison: 5 High Risk/Reward Biotechs For 2012

Mac Slavo: Paul to Congress: “Someone Who Has Guns, Ammunition, 7 Days of Food” Can Be Considered a Potential Terrorist

Mac Slavo: Professor Cornel West: Battle For Entitlements Will Be “Fought In the Streets”

Tyler Durden: The Chart That Proves The Fed's Policies Have Been A Failure

Tyler Durden: Gallup Finds Recent Job Boost Due To "Temp And Part-Time" Hiring; Underemployment Greater Than Prior Year

Tyler Durden: The Black Friday Shopping Hangover Is Coming: David Rosenberg Explains


The Economy - December 5, 2011

Mac Slavo: Lies, Damned Lies, and (Unemployment) Statistics

Mac Slavo: Gun Sales Surge on Black Friday: Over 129,000 Background Checks Flooded the FBI

Why This Is Going To Be The Week From Hell In Europe

Michael Hudson: Debt Slavery – Why It Destroyed Rome, Why It Will Destroy Us Unless It’s Stopped

Tyler Durden: What Wednesday 8am Fed Headline Is Being Leaked Now?

Tyler Durden: When Doves Laugh: 4 Weeks Until The Quiet Coup In The Fed Gives QE3 A Green Light

Tyler Durden: When Doves Laugh: The Latest Rumor: Fed To Fund IMF, Bypassing Congressional Refusal Of European Bailout

A simple options strategy can boost your returns without increasing your risk level

David Galland: Milos Dedovic, Serbian-American Chamber of Commerce

The US economy is in no state to support the global community

Michael Pento: Insanity Next Week, Watch Europe & Gold!

Finally, Some Useful Information from an Econometrician: A Tip on How to Beat the College SATs

Silver can't remain a commodity trading at lower than 1980 prices

Where is Support for Gold and Silver Stocks?

Gold to hit $2400, Silver to hit $150 to have 1980's purchasing power

Turkey gold imports double to 77.4 tons

Critcis question Korea's delayed gold purchase


The Economy - December 4, 2011

Tim Dickinson: Hank Paulson's Crony Capitalism

Morris Hubbartt: Gold rally will last into January

A Beginner's Guide To Precious Metals

Nathan Lewis: Returning To The Basics: What Is Money?

Hubert Moolman: Silver Price Forecast Video : Silver Is The ideal Asset For A Monetary Collapse

Hubert Moolman: Silver Price Forecast Video : Silver Is The ideal Asset For A Monetary Collapse part 2

Przemyslaw Radomski: Gold and Stocks Possibly on the Brink of Going Up

David Chapman: Kondratiev Is Alive And Well!

Ted Butler: The Long View

Michael Zielinski: American Gold and Silver Eagle Bullion Sales Plunge in November

Mike Getlin: The Truth about Gold Confiscation

Steve Keen: We're Already In The Second Great Depression, We Just Don't Realize It Yet

Max Hastings: Will World War III be between the U.S. and China?

John Mauldin: Forget Bazookas -- Only Howitzers Can Save Us Now


The Economy - December 3, 2011

Bill Bonner: Misunderstanding Capitalism

Bill Bonner: The Disturbing Facts About Paulson, Fannie, Freddie and Friends

Gary Gibson: SBM – Sweet Disposition – Seeks Loving Home

Jim Nelson: Taking Advantage of the Fed’s All-You-Can-Spend Buffet

Nickolai Hubble: What’s Under Bernanke’s Kilt?

Nickolai Hubble: Where There’s Smoke, There’s Libertarians

Jim Nelson: Why This Income Investor Has Copper in His Sights

Chen Lin: Gold Stocks Should Win Regardless of Economic Turmoil

David Galland: A Matter of Trust

Paul Brodsky: This is a Case of Systemic Solvency & Control

Greg Weldon: Here is the Key Level for a Massive Gold Breakout

Nigel Farage: Major Banks Teetering on the Edge of Collapse

Mike "Mish" Shedlock: The Truth About The Falling Unemployment Mirage In 3 Charts

Madison Ruppert: The entire United States is now a war zone: S.1867 passes the Senate with massive support


The Economy - December 2, 2011

Bill Bonner: The Corruption Continues…

Bill Bonner: Anticipating a Correction in the Global Monetary System

Bill Bonner: A Debt to the Living

Eric Fry: Uncoordinated Coordinated Action

Matt Insley: Two Companies Poised to Profit in the Utica Shale

Jeffrey Tucker: Unemployment Solutions: Both Weird and Scary

Terry Coxon: Putting a Gleam in Your IRA

Alex Daley: Friends Don't Let Friends Major in Liberal Arts

Jim Rogers: QE3's Already Started! I'm Shorting Stocks, Long Commodities and Currencies

ohn Mauldin: A Special John Mauldin Outside the Box: Taking Control of Your World

Central banks open the spigots; stocks, oil, gold go vertical

Inflation Fears Easing, China’s Central Bank Turns to Lifting Growth

Brian Ostroff: Junior Gold Equities Worthy of Praise

Ian McAvity: Is Greed Good for Gold?

George Soros: The Global Financial System Is In a 'self-reinforcing process of disintegration'

J.R. Hoell: The Fed has been stealing from our seniors


The Economy - December 1, 2011

Jeffrey Tucker: Leaping Toward the Keynesian Dream

Joel Bowman: Understanding the True Implications of Central Bank Money Printing

Jeff Clark: Don’t Sweat the Correction in Gold

Dan Denning: Why Reinvested Dividends Are Crucial Investments in the Next Ten Years

Byron King: Gold: $5000 – Here’s Your Action Plan…

Greg Guenthner: Today’s Market Movers: PZZA, ZIP, RCLL

Jeffrey Tucker: Leaping Toward the Keynesian Dream

Lew Rockwell: Prepare for an Economic 9/11 and Economic Martial Law

Jim Rogers Says Decline in Commodities Is ‘Artificial’

Axel Merk: Guide to Save the Euro

Thomas Biesheuvel: These gold stocks could be set for a massive rally

Eric Peters: Senate (predictably) votes to make US citizens subject to indefinite detention

Robert Wenzel: Fed Announces Massive Global Central Bank Intervention

Rick Rule: Fed Bailout of Europe Sends Gold Soaring

Marc Faber: Be Careful, The Chinese Economy May Crash

Eric Sprott: Silver Producers: A Call to Action

John Embry: Look for Silver to Double in a Short Period of Time

Michael Pento: Money Printing to Cause Significant Gold Move in 2012

Mac Slavo: Senator Pushes For “Flag” Button to Report “Terrorist” Blogger Content

 
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