India

The End Is Near... Depopulation Is Out Of Control... So Buy Stocks (Seriously)

"There truly are no green shoots from a population growth perspective... Central bankers will continue to 'fake it' until they 'make it'... Obviously, they never will 'make it' but a select few will get absolutely rich beyond belief from central banker 'efforts' as they continue to 'fake it' as long as possible. .."

US Futures Rebound After Disappointing Chinese, European Data

Yesterday's sharp Chinese selloff is now a distant memory after the BTFDers emerged, and this morning U.S. equity futures are once again levitating as the FOMC begins its two-day policy meeting, following an uneventful BOJ announcement on Tuesday morning which left all QE parameters unchanged. Asian stocks traded mixed steady while European shares climb.

James Bovard: “How Facebook Censored Me”

"Facebook said my post's image of a violent FBI raid 'incorrectly triggered our automation tools'... But it wasn't the first time an iconic image vanished..."

Lies And Distractions Surrounding The Diminishing Petrodollar

"As far as oil and petro-status are concerned, the mainstream media is perfectly willing to report on the smaller stories, but refuse to acknowledge the bigger story... completely unwilling to account for the effects that will result or the deeper meaning behind these events..."

Pay Any Price...

"When a nation has 36 military outposts on the least developed continent and over 800 around the globe, its running an empire, not Kennedy’s altruistic crusade...It’s an empire for which the US can no longer afford to 'pay any price', if it ever could..."

Amazon Soars Above $1,000 After Smashing Expectations

Amazon has done it again, and following a lukewarm second quarter and with Goldman warning not to get too excited going into earnings, Amazon is back to its short-crushing ways, reporting both revenues and EPS which blew away expectations. 

China's Rise, America's Fall

"It is difficult to accept that such historic changes could occur. But, despite what some have claimed, rumors of history’s end have been greatly exaggerated. History is very much alive and happening to us, now... We are, as Chinese saying goes, living in interesting times."