Hugh Smith: "We Need A Social Revolution"

"...When social revolutions are suppressed by the state, they may spark a political revolution as the socially oppressed come to see the overthrow of the autocratic political order as a necessary step towards liberation..."

Bitcoin Cash Explodes To Record Highs Over $900 - Here's Why

After meandering around $300 for the last two weeks, Bitcoin Cash has rocketed higher in the last few days - now trading at record highs over $900. As Bitcoin Cash has surged, Bitcoin has been falling (now back below $4000) as Bitcoin Cash mining profitability becomes more appealing to miners.

David Stockman Warns "Don't Forget About The Red Swan"

"...during the last 19 months the Red Ponzi propagated a false upturn in the global economy that is already decisively reversing. This comes at the same time that central banks of the major developed world economies are finally bringing their printing presses to a halt... the morning-after toll will be especially severe and disruptive - this used to be called a 'depression'..."

CalExit 3.0: New Petition Calls For Cali Secession...3rd Time's A Charm?

Well, rather than pursue a ballot measure, which requires 585,407 signatures, the CalExit 3.0 group has petitioned California's Attorney General to call for a Constitutional Convention of the States so they can, among other things, amend the U.S. Constitution to allow for a "clear and reasonable path for individual States to become independent, so that CA can secede, if they so choose."

Pat Buchanan Asks "In This Second American Civil War - Whose Side Are You On?"

"What has changed...It is not history. There have been no great new discoveries about Lee...What has changed is America herself. She is not the same country. We have passed through a great social, cultural and moral revolution that has left us irretrievably divided on separate shores...And the politicians are in panic."

Dilbert's Scott Adams Explains "How To Know You're In A Mass Hysteria Bubble"

"The reason you can’t easily identify what-the-hell is going on in the country right now is that a powerful mass hysteria is in play. If you see the signs after I point them out, you’re probably not in the hysteria bubble. If you read this and do NOT see the signs, it probably means you’re trapped inside the mass hysteria bubble."

'Inconvenient' Fact: Morgan Stanley Says Electric Cars Create More CO2 Than They Save

"Whilst the electric vehicles and lithium batteries manufactured by these two companies do indeed help to reduce direct CO2 emissions from vehicles, electricity is needed to power them.  The carbon emissions generated by the electricity required for electric vehicles are greater than those saved by cutting out direct vehicle emissions."

Why Gun Sales Have Declined Under Trump

" It appears that demand has dropped because people feel that their rights to own guns will be protected under the new administration. The extent to which this is true remains to be seen..."