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Where To Our Future Predictions

January 4th, 2014
By Bob Rinear

...we have entered a time where predicting the future with any certainty about what 'should' happen is clouded over by the most blatant of lies, manipulations, frauds, fake data, and misdirections ever seen.

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End of Year In Review 2013

December 28th, 2013
By Hannah Bernard

Viral News Network has published an End of Year report for 2013 for the markets, currency, the fed, jobs, and the economy.

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83 Numbers From 2013 Almost Too Crazy To Believe

December 25th, 2013
By Michael Snyder

... the consequences of decades of incredibly foolish decisions are going to absolutely blindside us and we will be absolutely devastated by the great crisis that is rapidly approaching. The United States is in a massive amount of trouble, and it is time that we all started fa...

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A look back at My Predictions for 2013 And A Look Forward

December 21st, 2013
By James Corbett

My Eurozone prediction was off, however. Not only did the EUpocalypse not reach a crescendo this year, but things went unusually quiet in the summer months as the Euro crisis was put on hold for the German election cycle. Things do seem to be taking off again now.

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Maybe Qualitative Easing Will Never End

December 18th, 2013
By Bob Rinear

Some feel that QE can end and the economy can do okay without it. Some think that ending QE means the economy will almost instantly enter recession. Some feel the entire world depends on the US...

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The Taper Round 3

December 14th, 2013
By Bob Rinear

Is that the sort of things cutting QE is made of? Probably not. They have to know that yanking QE a week ahead of Christmas is going to cut out “X” amount of economic activity that folks would have spent on, as they fear the end of the free money wagon. Do they wan...

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NSA Watching Phone Calls Worldwide

December 11th, 2013
By Stephen Lendman

Audio, video, photos, emails, text messages, and other personal information is collected. Doing so lets NSA track individual movements and contacts over time. NSA wants global privacy eliminated. It wants total electronic information access. It wants it in America and abroad. ...

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Basic Income A Bailout for the People

December 7th, 2013
By James Corbett

>If this is your first exposure to this idea it might sound like total insanity, but the idea of a government-provided guaranteed income is in fact not particularly new. In the first World War a British engineer named C.H. Douglas noticed a discrepancy between the total val...

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Sideways Gold as Markets Await Data

December 4th, 2013
By James Corbett

This month is front-loaded with market data in expectation of the Christmas / New Year lull. Data out this week include the Federal Reserve's "beige book" out later today along with Chinese non-manufacturing PMI numbers, the ECB's monetary policy meeting for December on Thursd...

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Bob Chapman saw it in 2008

November 30th, 2013
By Bob Chapman

Bob was known for his caustic wit, contrarian viewpoints, and clarivoyant foresight of things to come. In 2008, he saw the corruption of what was to come in the markets.

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10 More Years in Afghanistan

November 27th, 2013
By James Corbett

This relationship virtually assures that the US will be staying in the country past its 2014 “pullout” one way or another, no matter what rhetoric is deployed or smokescreens used to obscure the ongoing NATO presence in the country.

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Gold Bitcoins And Money

November 23rd, 2013
By Bob Rinear

Throughout history, man has tried his best to avoid getting ripped off by monetary inflation. The most successful way of doing that has been through holding gold and real estate. Thus, you often hear the cry that the only way we can get back ...

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Faked Numbers Hides The Economic Reality for Most Of Us

November 20th, 2013
By Bob Rinear

EVERYTHING they tell you is a lie. Not just the bogus numbers out of the Labor department, but virtually all the economic data you get has been altered, doctored and tarted up to the point its own mother wouldn’t recognize it.

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The Four Million Dollar Pizza

November 16th, 2013
By James Corbett

...before the Bitcoin evangelists get bent out of shape, I am not saying that Bitcoin does not have the potential to be a currency... But a currency that you can't use in your day to day life is not much of a currency at all... I encourage you to look for a place within 10 blo...

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No Deal in Geneva For Iran and the West

November 13th, 2013
By Stephen Lendman

Don't expect future rhetoric to change. Don't expect future talks faring better than others. Don't expect longstanding US/Israeli anti-Iranian hostility to soften.

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The Revolutionary Consciousness

November 9th, 2013
By James Corbett

That the public bought into the ruse is all to be expected. What was not expected (at least by me), was the reaction of the so-called truth community to this transparently contrived media spectacle.

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The Third Plenum of China

November 6th, 2013
By James Corbett

As is the way of such things, there has been no formal agenda released to give any forward indication of what will be discussed at the gathering this weekend. Speculation is rife that it will follow the “3-8-3 plan,” a roadmap drawn up by various government think t...

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Oil Geopolitics in the 21st Century

November 2nd, 2013
By James Corbett

This kind of change can't help but bring with it a fundamental reordering of global geopolitical relat...

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As The Markets Turn

October 30th, 2013
By James Corbett

This is the picture of our economic “reality” in this day and age. In an era where markets are ruled by perception and gossip reigns supreme, those with the most entertaining tales end up being king.

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Will China Long Game Pay Off

October 26th, 2013
By James Corbett

China, too, is playing its growing clout on the international stage with an eye on the long game.... Ec...

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Ultimate Magic Act

October 23rd, 2013
By Bob Rinear

While I will never in my life forget that evening, most people don’t realize that we see magic performed almost daily in the equity market and the economic reporting systems... on Tuesday we watched a transformation just as astounding as the girl that turned into a tiger...

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