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Math Question - "double exponential decay"

Trying to visualize a graphical way to think about peak resources' effect on the economy.  Up until now or very recently both are exponential growth functions. We know that the ultimate resource curve is normal with a peak and a decline that ...

Forum topic - PeakerSeeker - Jan 12 2012 - 6:00pm - 1 comment

What effect would a Ron Paul presidency have on the economy?

I'm wondering what effects we could expect in the economy and the markets in the eventuality of a Ron Paul presidential run picking up steam. If polls start coming out six months from now with Ron Paul leading against republican and democratic ...

Forum topic - kevinoman0221 - Jan 2 2012 - 9:53pm - 7 comments

Local Groups - A Question for Adam Perhaps?

  How many members is CM up to these days?  How many in the greater Chicago area? I know that giving away personal information is a sensitive topic for individuals who invest in physical gold, but is there a way to look at the CM ...

Forum topic - macro2682 - Jan 2 2012 - 4:37pm - 0 comments

Petroplus Assets Frozen

Petroplus had their assets frozen. Their refineries are closing down as they cannot buy feed.  Ships carrying crude are cruising the ocean negotiating with refineries to off-load.   Thoughts??   Lead Lead story ...

Forum topic - land2341 - Dec 29 2011 - 8:06pm - 4 comments

Emergency practice drill

2 weeks ago I emailed several friends, relatives and colleagues.  I asked them 'Would you like for me to send you an email, in the near future, that is designed to simulate an 'Emergency' so that you and your family can practice living ...

Forum topic - Estatesavr - Dec 29 2011 - 2:33pm - 15 comments

Why 2012 Will Be Better then 2011

Not sure if this was posted before, but worth a read: http://etfdailynews.com/2011/12/23/why-2012-should-be-better-than-2011-ewi-ewp-eufn-tna-tza/ In contrast........ In contrast to the long-winded 2012 forecasts of ...

Forum topic - paranoid - Dec 27 2011 - 11:55am - 4 comments

Reinventing Fire..Solutions for New Energy Era

I love the work of Amory Lovins...  It is a very hopeful view that we can transition out of our "predicament"... Last month, he released his latest Book, REINVENTING FIRE, Bold Business Solutions for the New Energy Era ...

Forum topic - mainebob - Jun 15 2012 - 2:50am - 0 comments

Time to Start a Reslient Community

I have been contemplating how to deal with the current economic issues we face and what the best solution is to face up to the coming turbulent times. I have come to the conclusion that I need to build a resilient community in my area. This is how I ...

Forum topic - redrob25 - Dec 1 2011 - 12:13pm - 3 comments

"Morons" and "Psychopathic Economics" - who else but Davos?

For all of you old-timers who miss the politically incorrect (but straight as a laser beam) rants about the morons who have financially ruined our country, I have good news: Davos is back!  Davos has a new website -you've gotta love this- ...

Forum topic - pinecarr - Nov 28 2011 - 7:00am - 18 comments

How bad will it get if/when tshtf??

Anyone really wonder what would happen to society if the economy collapses or war is brought close to home...Black Friday behaviour is telling.  This is a sad state for a supposedly season of 'giving'.  Just imagine...if/when tshtf ...

Forum topic - Retha - Nov 26 2011 - 8:22am - 17 comments

European speakers on economic situation and the relation with sustainability

Dear all, Currently I'm looking for experienced European speakers/trend watchers that can tell the story about the relationship between the economic situation, peak oil and sustainability. Normally I am the speaker on these topics but since I ...

Forum topic - bertbruns - Oct 29 2011 - 3:07am - 0 comments

Doomsday Postponed

As part of my usual routine, I read the completion reports for new wells in the mid-continent states. It has been apparent for a year or two that horizontal drilling technology has changed the game of oil and gas production in the U.S. In addition to ...

Forum topic - Stan Robertson - Oct 25 2011 - 10:46pm - 12 comments

The end is nigh

I did not write this.  Anyone who has been following my posts will remember my argument that alternative energy sources will not cut it in the future, using the example of how nearly all the steel/concrete/copper/fiberglass production of the world would ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Oct 21 2011 - 7:10pm - 3 comments

Visualizing a Plenitude Economy

Here is a great whiteboard video of what our economy can be.... What can we do to make this happen? Our prep work is in the right direction... and we need more of the mainstream to wake up to creating a ...

Forum topic - mainebob - Jun 15 2012 - 2:51am - 6 comments

Mike Dillard's Elevation Group

I'm wondering if anyone here is familiar with or has joined the Elevation Group from Mike Dillard.  I watched his webinar today and was tempted by his "exclusive" offer (which has a monthly or annual fee).  He purports to have inside info ...

Forum topic - svgreengoddess - Oct 15 2011 - 9:01pm - 8 comments

Chris interviewed by Jim Puplava on Financial Sense

Today on Financial Sense, Jim Puplava interviewed Chris who was his usual outstanding self. ...

Forum topic - earthwise - Oct 11 2011 - 3:27pm - 1 comment

Transcript for David Stockman: Blame The Fed!

Below is the transcript for the podcast with David Stockman: Blame the Fed! Chris Martenson:   Welcome to another PeakProsperity.com podcast. I am your host, of course, Chris Martenson. And today, ...

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US Dollar

As the Europe issue unfolds,  and the Fed does it"s thing, Why does the US dollar strengthen?  Is it just being supported  by short term methods  that will expire soon or is Europe fleeing from the euro and into USD? And why would they do this? ...

Forum topic - eexpo - Sep 22 2011 - 1:39pm - 3 comments

Peak Oil - "There Will Be Oil"

online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904060604576572552998674340.html Counterpoint? There Will Be Oil For There Will Be Oil For decades, advocates of 'peak oil' have been predicting a crisis in energy supplies. ...

Forum topic - KugsCheese - Sep 17 2011 - 9:19am - 5 comments

TSHTF *THIS COMING WEEK*? After-hours markets are starting to exhibit pre-CRASH signals

I'm starting this thread in hopes of collaborating with other very active market-followers, because something pretty BIG is going down right now, Labor Day, in the after-hours futures markets. I don't have a crystal ball, but my "spidey ...

Forum topic - Erik T. - Sep 5 2011 - 11:45am - 14 comments