Cognitive Dissonance

These 8 Places Around The World Are Actively Preparing For Nuclear War

Everywhere, it seems like officials are actively preparing for the possibility of nuclear war. Tensions are high in practically every corner of the world but somehow, despite the proliferation of imminent threats, many people are still blithely unaware of the hell that could be unleashed.

"What Can We Do...?"

"Until enough people’s minds are changed about coercion and collectivism, resistance is futile."

Get Out Now: SocGen Predicts Market Crash, Bear Market For The S&P

With little stock upside left, with the threat of rising interest rates slamming P/E multiples, with the economy in deep in late cycle, with equities trading at record valuations, with everyone short vol and just begging for a vol short squeeze, SocGen's advice is simple: get out now.

The End Of "The End Of History" - US Mid-East Policy's Fork In The Road

"Saudi Arabia has simply replaced one group of autocrats with another, Crown Prince (and soon to be King) Mohammed bin Salman.  There is not one democratic impulse in his body.  But he is the tip of the spear that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin are wielding to remake the landscape in the Middle East."

Things Couldn't Be Better... Right?

"Sometimes a single chart reveals the truth being obscured by the Deep State propaganda machine, working overtime selling their economic recovery narrative..."

RIP, Monty Hall: The Time Everyone "Corrected" The World's Smartest Woman

Marilyn vos Savant was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the "World's Highest IQ," but when she politely responded to a reader's inquiry on the Monty Hall Problem, a then-relatively-unknown probability puzzle, she never could've imagined what would unfold: though her answer was correct,  she received over 10,000 letters, many from noted scholars and Ph.Ds, informing her that she was a hare-brained idiot.