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When will Central Banks stop doing this bubble strategy with Monetary Policy, it ends the same way every Bubble Monetary Cycle, in a Financial Market Crisis and Economic Crash. James Bullard`s dovish comments today inspired more bubble building, Central Bankers are so irresponsible and asleep at the wheel.

Learning From The TV (Imagine That!)

The amount of time we collectively throw away watching what passes as "content" today on TV is truly depressing;. But amidst the vast sea of cable-network detritus, every so often there's a show or two that is worthwhile -- either for entertainment or for learning something.

Trump’s Inauguration: A Typical Norwegian Response To A Historical Event

Instead of being happy for America on our historic day, The Norwegian “America Experts” (Nettavisen in Norwegian) blasted him as fierce and divisive. VG, the leading Norwegian paper referred to the speech as dark. Nowhere, in their analysis, was a counter-thesis, offering the underlying reasons for Trump’s statements. No acknowledgment of our decline over the past generation, despite the technological gain and offshoring.

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Orphaned Liberals

It is fascinating that some 2nd generation liberals when asked why they are Democrats can't talk about ideas, but rather cite the people whose ideas they adhere to. In one instance, I volunteered to defend a liberal Dem friend on an issue. First, I asked him why he was a Democrat before setting out to back him up. His answer to why he was a Democrat was "Because my mother is." His mother was a multi-millionaire now and a long way from being progressive. My progressive liberal friend was a political orphan drinking kool-aid. Meanwhile his mom had long since swapped for Caymus Cabernet.

Why Ridiculous Official Propaganda Still Works

Any day now we are going to be told that Elvis is secretly working with Putin to deploy a Zhirinovskian gravitational weapon in a UFO disguised as Jesus that Assange and Snowden will personally pilot across the Atlantic to sink America. It’s like some kind of loyalty test in which the ruling classes are trying to determine just how far they can go with this crap before liberals refuse to salute any more of it.

McCain Admits He Gave Dossier Containing "Sensitive Information" On Trump To The FBI

"Late last year, I received sensitive information that has since been made public. Upon examination of the contents, and unable to make a judgment about their accuracy, I delivered the information to the director of the FBI. That has been the extent of my contact with the FBI or any other government agency regarding this issue."