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An Insufferable Beer Crisis Hits California





I’m a beer lover, but that beer-induced smile on my face is about to dry up.

 
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But Wait, There Are A Few Differences Between Amazon and the US Postal Service





Amazon is Exhibit A of how the Fed’s free money for Wall Street and corporate mastodons is destructive to the rest of the economy.

 
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How the Surge of Hot Money Pushes San Francisco to the Brink





Then comes the moment when the hot money evaporates.

 
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Putin’s Approval in Russia Soars to Record, America’s Plunges to Near Zero





Don’t let a good crisis go to waste – Vladimir Putin's slogan.

 
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Microsoft Layoffs: Insane M&A Frenzy Leads To Next Jobs Crisis





35,000 global M&A deals will likely be made this year, promising “efficiencies” and “synergies,” hence job cuts. The Great M&A Frenzy of 2007/8 ended in the Great Jobs Crisis!

 
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Gallup Slams Lid On Hopes for US Economy





Consumers are “straining against rising prices on daily essentials” and are cutting back on things they want to buy.

 
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Senior Bankers Warn: ‘It’s Crazy, It’s a Boom, It’s a Gold Rush’





The record bank lending binge “not evidence of an economic recovery.” Instead, they’re fretting about the greatest credit bubble in history.

 
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No Politician Is Allowed to Oppose Banks For Long, Not Even the French President





He has “no face, no party,” “never runs for office,” but “governs,” Hollande said about “his true opponent” in 2012. It went viral. Huddled masses began to dream. But that courage fizzled.

 
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How A Few Wall-Street Backed Firms Manipulate The Entire US Housing Market





The smart money had a goal, which it now reached via the “multiplier effect.”

 
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Last Time Corporate America Did This, The Stock Market Crashed





What happens when huge, reckless buyers with nearly endless resources cut back after a phenomenal binge? Well, we know what happened in 2008.

 
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Selling Your European Stocks Before Everyone Else Sees This Chart?





Eurozone recessions, unemployment fiascos, toppling banks, crashing auto sales...  didn’t exist, sez the Stoxx 600. But then an ugly thing happened.

 
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Real Economy Bites Housing Bubble 2





Month after month, they came up with new excuses. Now they’ve used up all the good ones, but sales are still tanking.

 
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The Wrath of Abenomics: Sales Collapse, Inflation Soars





Even soothsayers and Abenomics spin doctors expected a downdraft after Japan’s consumption tax was jacked up. But not this.

 
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China Bans Windows 8 From Government Computers After Leaked Warning By Germany About Backdoor To The NSA





Retaliation for the indictment of five Chinese military officials accused of hacking into Corporate America? Nope. This is much more serious.

 
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