Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

thetrader's picture

News That Matters

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Pivotfarm's picture

Market Data Sheets July 19th

S&P 500, Dow Jones, Nasdaq, Russell 2000, Nymex Crude Oil, Comex Gold, EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY

ilene's picture

Builder Optimism Misplaced

A big part of the supposed assets backing our bank deposits are is worthless crap, and I see no sign of that changing any time soon.

ilene's picture

Fiscal Suicide, Part II: A Swirling Motion

On all fronts, this debt story feels like the swirling motion is starting.

George Washington's picture

Financial and Energy Widgets

Washington's Blog is pleased to announce some useful widgets, created by OilPrice

Cognitive Dissonance's picture

Wetiko – Cognitive Infiltration of the Third Kind

Are the evil space aliens all just members of an even greater majority and thus our collective mental institution is simply planet Earth? If this is the case, then Earth’s so-called leadership are simply Warden’s assigned to keep the inmate population so distracted and disorientated that we never become self aware long enough to organize a resistance and jump the fence.

4closureFraud's picture

FL Bar on Fraudclosures | Lawyers Obligated by Law to Disclose Felonious Foreclosure Paperwork

All we ever asked was for the banks and their attorneys to FOLLOW THE LAW. No free houses, no windfalls for the homeowner, no debt forgiveness. JUST FOLLOW THE LAW... Because once we lose that, we lose society as we know it...

thetrader's picture

Chart Update

Dax, Italy, Spx, Dow etc Charts Update by

Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Graham Summers Weekly Market Forecast (the End Game Approaches Edition)

However, one thing is clear: we are fast approaching the REAL Crisis. And there’s no shortage of Black Swans to hit either. The Euro problem isn't going away. In fact, it's now spread from Greece to Italy and Portugal... the latter county now being officially rated as "junk. Meanwhile, China is experiencing a liquidity Crisis on par with the Lehman-collapse. In fact, a recent bond auction there failed to sell EVEN HALF of the bonds offered (there's not enough capital available).

williambanzai7's picture

WALL STREET JOURNAL NeWs FLuSH (PLuS: Mrs Silver Queen-- A Stack Starts With Two)

Wall Street Journal I remember the days of yore when the Wall Street Journal was a daily ritual of mine for business and financial news. Then some reptile bought the paper and turned it into a serious waste of money complete with gossip columns and an annoying subscription pay wall to boot.

thetechnicaltake's picture

Another Warning Sign

Looks like Mr. Market is up to its old tricks of hurting the most participants.

George Washington's picture

Were America's Assets Looted Years Ago?

Our government wouldn't LIE to us, would it?

williambanzai7's picture


Debt Ceiling I know you may think I am crazy, and I am, but it is looking more and moron like this may be the only way to settle it...

Leo Kolivakis's picture

Are Public Pensions a "Vested Right"?

Legal analysis carried out by the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) has ruled that pension promises made to current and retired members are a “vested right” and protected under State and federal laws...

4closureFraud's picture

Fraudclosure Fail | D.C. Council Alters Foreclosure Law, Removes Clause Which Said That Any Violation of the Law Would Void a Foreclosure

Fail To allay their concerns, the council took out a controversial clause, which said that any violation of the law would void a foreclosure sale...

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