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    August 18-19, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Tuesday, August 19, 2008, 7:02 PM

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    GSEs Ready to Fail, Too Large to Fail, Banks With Borrowing Trouble, Weird Markets, Producer Inflation Hits 17 Year High, Housing Starts 26 Year Low, Oil Majors See Output Decline

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    Week of August 11, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Monday, August 11, 2008, 6:48 PM

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    Dollar intervention?, SWFs buying houses, flotilla heads to Iran?, CDS market failures, Houses Losing Value (but nobody seems to notice), Fuzzy Numbers on Trade, a Good Depression, US Deficit in July was $102 billion, Consumer Sales Are Down, A Hedge Fund Blows Up?, Foreclosures Set New Records, Inflation at a 17-Year High, Georgia, States Gambling With Pensions, Commodities slammed, Option ARMs, and Euro GDP Shrinks

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    Week of August 4, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Sunday, August 10, 2008, 7:07 PM

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    States Selling Public Assets for Money, The WSJ and The FDIC, ALT-A Defaults Climb, BLS Understates Job Losses, Big Three Automakers Ask For $40 Billion Loan (Bailout), GDP Illusion, Pending Home Sales Up?, Anatomy of a Bank Failure, Central Bank Intervention, CA July Foreclosures, and Consumers Tap their Credit Cards

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    Week of July 28, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Sunday, August 3, 2008, 7:21 PM

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    Record Breaking Deficit Announced, Oil Supply Woes, Fannie/Freddie Foolishness, Federal Deficit a Lie, FASB and the Fed Bend the Rules, Grantham on Gold, GMAC, GM, Covered Bonds, GDP, Unemployment, First Priority Bank Fails, Bailing Out the Bad Guys, Auto Sales in Depression,  Uninsured Municipal Bank Accounts at Risk

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    Week of July 21, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Sunday, July 27, 2008, 7:30 PM

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    Fed myths, Freddie bonus winner, CA foreclosures up, Fannie, Freddie, Moral Hazard, Housing, the SEC, Foreclosures, NAB gives me a good shock, Oil and Gold, Two More Banks Fail, Government Bailout Already at $1.4 Trillion (and counting)

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    Week of July 14, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Thursday, July 17, 2008, 7:38 PM

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    IndyMac fails (more banks to follow), Fed supports Fannie/Freddie, Tighter mortgage rules, Inflation rising, Playing it safe, New construction drops, Dollar intervention?

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    Week of July 7, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Sunday, July 13, 2008, 7:28 PM

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    Home sales down, Prices rise, Fannie/Freddie concerns, Run on IndyMac, Bank losses, Pension plans suffer, Warning from Iran, Fed considers options, Bank accounting rule change, Fannie/Freddie bailout, GM staggering, Turmoil to persist

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    Week of June 30, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Thursday, July 3, 2008, 7:42 PM

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    Commercial loan failures, Lehman in a pickle, Major funding crisis at every level, Job losses, ECB rate hike, Gas prices up, Ford sales plunge, Job losses worsen, Saudi past peak, Got oil?, Real estate reporting, Tainted home loans, Iran news, Offense cheaper than defense, UK real estate woes, Car mfrs in trouble, Destruction in financial stocks, Foreign stocks not safe haven, War on Iran?, Anatomy of a bank failure, Global slowdown

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    Week of June 23, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Sunday, June 29, 2008, 7:58 PM

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    Hope and optimism?, Avoid losses, Unprecedented actions, Wall Street not your friend, Buy gold and silver, Oil hits new high, Mexican oil output decreases, Fed’s credibility drops, Fed loses influence, Pension fund losses, Home sale spin, Inflation exploding, Corporate defaults anticipated, Analysts’ credibility down, AP charging for quotes, No housing bottom yet, Inflation desirable or undesirable?, ECB rate hike, Vietnam bans gold import, Industry prices up, Housing crash hits boomers,  BAC/CFC taxpayer-funded, Iran attack logic?, Houses at 2004 prices, Credit-default swaps, Hard winter ahead, Shrinking world, Food shortages?, What influences the price of oil?, Tensions with Iran, Nigerian oil output decreases, Food banks busy, Local government layoffs increase

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    Week of June 16, 2008

    by Chris Martenson

    Sunday, June 22, 2008, 10:20 AM

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    An official banking system, Bank failures are rapid, Home repos rising, Oil for computer blips?, Citigroup’s derivatives, CA housing down, What game are we playing with regard to Iran?, Food inflation, GM cuts new worker pay, Gold predicted to rise, Oil demand, Oil supply decline, Mexican oil production, Food price controls, Rules=guidelines?, Loan reclassification, Journalistic competence, more

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