North Korea's attempted missile launch on Sunday ended in failure, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said. The communist state attempted to launch an unidentifed missile from the port city of Sinpo on its east coast in the morning, and the launch is presumed to have failed, the JCS said. Secretary of Defense Mattis says President Trump is aware of the situation and has "no further comment” on failed North Korean missile test.
"No matter how you rationalize it, the lesser of two evils is still evil." It is often said that if America ever ceases to be good, she will cease to be great. Unfortunately, the American government has been the opposite of good for too long now... "
With analysts noting that markets are "taking the Fed's tightening policy in their stride," demand for emerging-markets debt is so strong that one of Asia's poorest nations is mulling a debut dollar-bond sale...
"Why isn't the House Intelligence Committee looking into the Bill & Hillary deal that allowed big Uranium to go to Russia, Russian speech, money to Bill, the Hillary Russian ‘reset,’ praise of Russia by Hillary, or Podesta Russian Company.."
"The Democrats are sitting there trying to convince us that the Russians are trying to throw the election to Trump. And then they’re with us here in the House and meeting directly with the administration behind closed doors on the issue of the sanctions. The hypocrisy could not be any richer."
The economy can grow (just like a self-driving car can move forward) (1) if workers can make an increasing quantity of goods and services each year, and (2) if non-elite workers can afford to buy the goods that are being produced. If these workers find fewer jobs available, or if they don’t pay sufficiently well, it is as if the engine of the self-driving car is no longer working.