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Bob Chapman, August 11 2007
Evidence of Saudis funding insurgents, Cheney forms new Gulf military organization, Musharraf weakened, BNP fund withdrawls halted, market indicies plunging, threats of mega-inflation will put pressure on metals.
Bob Chapman, July 28 2007
more mortgage fallout as house prices decline sharply, credit problems grow, a sharp decline in steel shipments, declines in building materials, feeding farmers subsidies, a useless campaign contribution cap, keeping oil imperialism on a leash, declines in capital spending, politicians under investigation, domestic spying, paranoia in the homeland.
Bob Chapman, July 21 2007
Building permits falling down, Bernanke's pill for the economy, OverStock.com suing brokerage firms, jail likely for Conrad Black, Virginia speeding ticket money grab, American assets being scooped up, credit derivatives bought and sold, bank risks
Bob Chapman, July 16 2007
interview with Kevin Gallagher - video on YouTube.
Bob Chapman, July 15 2007
trade imbalances, trade deficits, inflation, deprecating dollars, salvation in exports, and a corrupt attorney general.
Bob Chapman, July 7 2007
Surprise, Scooter Libby gets pardoned, but George W. Bush will be judged harshly, Real Estate prices down sharply now, copper production boom, foreclosures climb, worker confidence down, federal debt rises, free trade opposed in South Korea.
Bob Chapman, June 23 2007
dropping housing prices making an impact, making a recession, and its potential for impacting the overall economy,how will financial institutions deeply in the mortgage business cope? Leaving our brightest and best behind.
Bob Chapman, June 16 2007
Loansharks preying on US soldiers, misaligned currencies, mortgage notes, Samsung price fixing, Wak-Mart suffers from theft, a breakdown in cheap interest rates, raising Arizona utilities through the roof
Bob Chapman, June 10 2007
uncertain numbers for growth, growth in holdings at the Federal Reserve, home sale decline in the future, the return of the markets to fundamental value, the American exit from Iraq, and the president who looks ever more like a 12 year old with a shotgun.
Bob Chapman, June 3 2007
a frenzy that leads to a slowdown, Sarkozy's yacht trip, and what he talked about and with whom, ambitions to invade Iran, return to Kosovo, credit scores lowering for municipal bonds; a coming meltdown in credit, speculators selling currencies, slowdowns in US productivity
Bob Chapman, May 26 2007
A one world army for globalization, mortgage index rising, Blair's successor, Guantanamo detainee describes conditions, Ron Paul as the Republican underdog, a coming correction for metals and interest rates
Bob Chapman, May 21 2007
congressmen under investigation, Low grades for Bush, the imagined war on terror, and the suspension of liberties to come, Phoenix home sales way up, The republican debate sought to sideline Ron Paul, California real estate dreams drying up, Bernanke comments on the Real Estate market on Mars
Bob Chapman, May 12 2007
concentrations of risk, dizzying heights in the market, fantasies of the Council on Foreign Relations, royalist fantasies of George Bush II and QEII, and the people who run your lives.
Bob Chapman, May 5 2007
IMF predicts growth, CDO failures, losses of over 1.3 trillion dollars, IMF's predictions of swirling seas of money, dumped by China and other asian powers, Karl Rove revelations of election fraud, was the Ohio election rigged? Measuring the dow in gold, and a Weimar Republic for America
Bob Chapman, April 28 2007
Contemplating the bottom of the Real Estate market prematurely, before billions are lost, the shrinking retail dollar, will Monica Goodling talk freely with her immunity deal now in place? life in the era of perpetual war, with mercenaries, government sanctioned abuse, torture and murder and a corporatist fascist government.