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mrees999
By mrees999 on Sun, Mar 19, 2017 - 12:13am

Bitcoin vs inflation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Any questions?

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Adam Taggart
By Adam Taggart on Thu, Nov 27, 2014 - 3:27pm

Thanksgiving Dinner For $0.50 (in 1909)

A fancy dinner cost 50 cents 100 years ago (from Natural News):

A Thanksgiving dinner at the Hotel Gettysburg in 1909 offered a lush array of gourmet food for just 50 cents. Today that same 50 cents doesn't even buy you a crappy taco at Taco Bell:

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davefairtex
By davefairtex on Fri, Apr 25, 2014 - 1:05am

Japan Credit Growth - Is Deflation Over?

The biggest problem the Fed has with causing inflation is getting people to borrow.  They have moved heaven and earth to spur borrowing, but an over-indebted nation more or less refuses to take on new debt at a rate that would make the Fed happy.

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Adam Taggart
By Adam Taggart on Sat, May 4, 2013 - 9:06am

Our Future's In the Hands of the World's Central Banks

A Canadian documentary explores the repercussions of globally-coordinated quantitative easing (aka, printing gobs of thin-air money).

For those uncomfortable having their financial future in the hands of a few unelected, opaque policymakers, who's primary answer to pointed questions is "trust us" (despite having a poor track record of projecting the economy, particularly the formation of asset bubbles) -- you may want to skip this one...

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