"That is the kind of formless, opinion-allergic government the German people are sick of. They had that for the past four years and all it got them was more subservience to both Brussels and Washington D.C."
"...the most likely surprise in the Fed Minutes tomorrow is that they may be leaning to four hikes in 2018, but the biggest surprise would be growing support to aim for above two percent inflation temporarily to make up for previous misses to the downside.
"In Iran, my generation, the first after Islamism came to power, is called the Burnt Generation... Our generation earned this name for having to endure the brutality of the Islamist and theocratic regime from the time we were born, to adulthood. "
Dozens of prominent conservative pundits and activists were furious at Twitter on Wednesday, claiming that thousands of their followers had been deleted overnight. Other users said they received messages from Twitter asking them to confirm they were real people.
In addition to American Outdoors, the Florida Retirement System Pension Plan is also invested in gun company stockssuch as Sturm & Ruger, Vista Outdoor and Olin. All of these companies manufacture firearms or ammunition, including assault rifles.
"Think of it as the chicken-or-the-egg question for the ages: Do very real threats to the United States inadvertently benefit the military-industrial complex or does the national security state, by its very nature, conjure up inflated threats to feed that defense machine? "
“The earthquakes, too, serve as a reminder of an underappreciated hazard at Yellowstone – that of strong earthquakes, which are the most likely event to cause damage in the region on the timescales of human lives.”