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Daily Digest 1/18 - 'Francogeddon' Arrives, The Great Wage Slowdown

Sunday, January 18, 2015, 12:41 PM
  • Obama Proposes New Tax Increases on Wealthy to Help Middle Class
  • Driving the Obama Tax Plan: The Great Wage Slowdown
  • Getting Connected
  • Oh Switzerland, What Have You Done?
  • 'Francogeddon': Swiss central bank stuns market with policy U-turn 
  • Hungary’s Orban Makes World’s Best Trade on Swiss Franc Loans
  • Inside New York City’s newest recycling center 
  • Why the Entire U.S. Weather Satellite System is at Risk
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Daily Digest 1/17 - Green Energy Inspiration, Should Minimum Wage Be Higher In Cities?

Saturday, January 17, 2015, 12:36 PM
  • Local and state police can’t use federal law to seize assets anymore
  • Slow Rise in Consumer Prices May Stymie the Fed
  • The Cruel Oil-Market Math Conspiring Against ETF Bulls
  • Should Cities Have a Different Minimum Wage Than Their State?
  • Majority of U.S. public school students are in poverty
  • Green-Energy Inspiration Off the Coast of Denmark
  • 2014 Was Hottest Year On Record
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Daily Digest 1/16 - Flu Vaccine Not Working Well, Will Oil Price Collapse Cause Stock Market Crash?

Friday, January 16, 2015, 1:17 PM
  • Flu Vaccine Not Working Well; Only 23 Percent Effective
  • More than a third of American workers don’t get sick leave, and they’re making the rest of us ill
  • Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Flight to Safety - The Reckoning
  • The End Of Fed QE Didn’t Start Market Madness, It Ended It
  • Rick Rule on oil and Schiff on Switzerland/Currency Wars
  • Will Collapse in Oil Price Cause a Stock Market Crash?
  • EV Sales Continue Despite Low Oil Prices
  • 2014 Was Hottest Year on Record, Surpassing 2010
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Daily Digest 1/15 - Carbon Pricing Coming To Ontario, Fracking Good; Coal Bad

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 11:09 AM
  • Obama Backs Government-Run Internet
  • There’s a blockchain for that!
  • Why the Swiss have let their currency explode
  • A List Of 97 Taxes Americans Pay Every Year
  • Carbon pricing coming to Ontario, strategy to be unveiled this year
  • Ignore What They Say: Cheap Oil Prices Do Not Benefit the Economy
  • Russia Just Pulled Itself Out Of The Petrodollar
  • Over a barrel? Falling oil prices and the environment
  • Study: Fracking Good; Coal Bad
  • Is Keystone Still Viable Amid Low Oil Prices?
  • Senate to vote on whether climate change is happening 
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Daily Digest 1/14 - Deflation Is Now 'Possible', Oil States Brace For Crude Awakening

Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 12:14 PM
  • Venezuelan shortages, long lines spark violence, arrests
  • Rise in Bank of Italy liabilities fuels worries of capital flight
  • SYRIZA Will Face a €7 Billion Funding Gap if Creditors Back Out
  • Illinois AG: State can use 'police powers' to cut pensions
  • Oil States’ Budgets Face Crude Awakening
  • BOJ said to view oil adding to risk of inflation-target miss
  • China’s Swap Rate Declines Most Since November on Stimulus Bets
  • BoE Governor warns deflation is now 'possible'
  • Court decision could narrow ECB’s quantitative easing options
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Daily Digest 1/13 - OK Oilworkers Brace For Crude Crash, The Achilles Heel Of The Global Status Quo

Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 12:01 PM
  • The Achilles Heel Of The Global Status Quo: Deflation
  • The Supreme Court is considering a challenge to Colorado's TABOR law
  • How To Play The Stock Market In 2015
  • 2014 Was The Best Year For Jobs Since 1999
  • G.M. Reboots Chevrolet Volt as Automakers Push Electric Cars
  • Oil Prices Continue To Fall
  • The Simple Reason For The Oil Price Drop
  • 'Kings When It's Good': Oklahoma Braces For Possible Crude Crash
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Daily Digest 1/12 - F.B.I. Broadening Surveillance Role, The Value Of Wealth

Monday, January 12, 2015, 11:48 AM
  • The Value Of Wealth
  • European Bank Runs Could Come to America-Laurence Kotlikoff
  • Held To Account 
  • Education plus ideology exaggerates rejection of reality
  • F.B.I. Is Broadening Surveillance Role, Report Shows
  • What is Bitcoin? - Exclusive World Premiere Documentary on Why Bitcoin Matters
  • Ohio Quakes Linked To Fracking
  • As Oil Prices Fall, Banks Serving the Energy Industry Brace for a Jolt
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Daily Digest 1/10 - How Bankrupt Cities Make Money, Obama Proposes CC Tuition Plan

Saturday, January 10, 2015, 10:43 AM
  • December Employment Gain Caps Best Year for U.S. Since 1999; Wage Gains Lag
  • Economy Up, G.O.P. Wants A Little Credit
  • Obama, in Tennessee, Begins Selling His Community College Tuition Plan
  • The Wage Weakness May Not Be as Bad as It Seems
  • Bratton Tells New York Police Officers It’s Time to Get Back to Work
  • The Surprising Ways Bankrupt Cities Make Money
  • Why Quitting Is Good For The Economy
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Daily Digest 1/9 - Big Oil On The Offensive, 3D Printing Limestone, Metal, and Wood

Friday, January 9, 2015, 12:49 PM
  • MakerBot Invents a Way to 3D Print With Limestone, Metal, and Wood
  • Goldman Says JPMorgan Should Break Itself Into Pieces
  • Bank of America warns of 'lethal' damage to China's financial system as deflation deepens
  • Job Growth Looks Great; Wage Growth, Less So
  • Gold-Oil Ratio Shows Crude Drop Tied to Supply: Chart of the Day
  • Low cost, walk away safe molten salt reactor design that will lead to thorium reactors
  • Michael Klare - Big Oil Going On The Offensive
  • Shell Energy Scenarios To 2050
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Daily Digest 1/8 - The Real Cause Of Low Oil Prices, Adapting To A Warmer World

Thursday, January 8, 2015, 12:43 PM
  • 2015: Grounds for Optimism
  • New class of antibiotic could turn the tables in battle against superbugs
  • New Research Links Scores of Earthquakes to Fracking Wells Near a Fault in Ohio
  • Potential of dangerous asteroid to hit the Earth on January 26
  • Adapting to a warmer world
  • Stable climate demands most fossil fuels stay in the ground, but whose?
  • Canada: A Microcosm Of The Ultimate Effect Of Low Oil Prices?
  • The Real Cause Of Low Oil Prices: Interview With Arthur Berman