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Projecting The Price Of Bitcoin

The Network Effect can become geometric/exponential very quickly...The wild card in cryptocurrencies is the role of Big Institutional Money.

The Real Reason To Own Bitcoin

"Cryptocurrency is today’s printing press – a truly game-changing technology that the ruling elite sees as a threat to their control...The only reason banks enjoy such immense power is because they control the money... Cryptocurrency disrupts this absurd middleman monopoly."

Snyder Rages "It's Time To Flush The Toilet"

Is it fair to compare Congress to a toilet? If there is one institution that embodies the corruption that permeates Washington D.C., it is the United States Congress. Dominated by extremely selfish career politicians that are primarily interested in raising enough money to win the next election, Congress has become a cesspool of filth, fraud and malfeasance.

We Need A 'Third' Economy For The Future

We all know that automation is eating its way up the human-labor food chain at an increasing clip. Yet there is remarkably little insight into this process...

Is This The "Mystery" Massive Long Supporting The Oil Market?

"I know this theory is a little out-there. But I look at the recent expansion of crude oil net positioning, and it just doesn’t reflect what I see in the market. China as a big silent buyer is a much more plausible explanation than the fact hedge funds are net long record crude oil because they are so bullish."

Who's Really To Blame For America's Accelerating Home Prices?

Fed Chairs Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen re-blew the Alan Greenspan initiated housing bubble. However, the trend towards higher and higher home prices started well before that dynamic trio made a mess of everything. The following charts show the true origin of escalating home prices...

Economists Puzzled By Unexpected Plunge In Saudi Foreign Reserves

Saudi Arabia's reserves inexplicably tumbled below $500 billion in April for the first time since 2011 even after accounting for the first ever Islamic bond sale, fueling speculation it’s triggered by capital flight and the costs of the kingdom’s war in Yemen.