headlines

headlines

Israel Threatens To Bomb Assad's Presidential Palace

A senior Israeli official threatened to assassinate Syrian President Assad by bombing his palace in Damascus, while further adding that Israel will seek to derail the US-Russia brokered de-escalation deal reached in Astana, Kazakhstan earlier this summer.

Volatility Makes A Comeback

"The strategy of selling volatility has been so profitable that promoters tout it to investors as a source of 'steady, low-risk income'... Nothing could be further from the truth..."

Matt Taibbi: Media Is The Real Villain (For Creating A World Dumb Enough For Trump)

"We've created a generation of anger addicts who can't read past the first page of a book. This is why the howls of outrage from within the ranks of the news media about Trump's election ring a little bit false. What the hell did we expect would happen? Who did we think would rise to prominence in our rage-filled, hyper-stimulated media environment? Sensitive geniuses?"

Negative Interest Rates Have Come To America

"One of the truly mind-boggling absurdities in modern finance has been the creation of ‘negative interest rates’ around the world... This trend has persisted across Europe, Japan, and many other parts of the world, but not America... until now!"

"It Is Our Very Existence That Is Unbearable To Jihadists"

"The sad conclusion seems to be that that jihadists do not need a "reason" to kill Westerners. They attack equally France, which conducts military operations in the Middle East and North Africa, and countries such as Spain and Germany, which are neutral."