"Fake Nukes": Iran Faked Ballistic Missile Launch

Over the weekend, Iranian state television released video footage claiming to show the launch of a new type of medium-range ballistic missile. However, according to government sources, the video was "fake news", or rather "fake nukes", as Iran never actually fired the ballistic missile.

Buffett, Boomers, & The End Of A Bygone Era

"Baby Boomers are blithely unaware or unconcerned about the gutting of production-based wealth creation and the unsustainability of the financially-based global economy they built... "

Patriots, Flags, & Referenda - "We're All Screwed"

"There’s a lesson there. That we seem to have forgotten already. And now have to learn all over again. Through Colin Kaepernick, through the unbelievable Kurdish women’s YPG army, though the streets of Barcelona. Our world is screwed up, and we need to unscrew it."

What Wall Street Thinks Of Trump's Tax Plan

The rollout of Trump's tax reforms may be designed to show Trump and Congress are unified and committed to aggressive tax reform, Evercore ISI says, while "distractions" (including NFL protests and healthcare repeal) may be helping, as the "Big Six" negotiators stay out of the spotlight