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Daily Digest 9/1 - Good News Friday: Psychological Life Hacks, How Much More Can We Learn About the Universe?

Friday, September 1, 2017, 10:48 AM
  • When Labor Day Meant Something
  • How Much More Can We Learn About the Universe?
  • Counter-protesters outnumber protesters 70-to-1 at peaceful Fort Sanders rally
  • Gov. Rauner Signs The Trust Act
  • Samim Bigzad: UK Government's attempt to deport Afghan asylum seeker fails after pilot refuses to take off
  • Rafael Eliassen’s Four Powerful Psychological Life Hacks
  • Iconic images of rescuers and good Samaritans spotlight the heroes of Harvey
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Daily Digest 8/31 - Central Banks As Income Inequality Engines, Congress Cementing Trump's Anti-Climate Orders Into Law

Thursday, August 31, 2017, 10:36 AM
  • Central Banks as Engines of Income Inequality and Financial Crisis
  • How Inflation Could Be Caused in 15 Minutes
  • Hmm… Corporate Media Now Turning On Antifa As Police Militarization Increases
  • Researchers hack a self-driving car by putting stickers on street signs
  • Inside China’s $43 Billion Bid for Food Security
  • Eight Days To Destruction
  • New Law in North Carolina Bans Latest Scientific Predictions of Sea-Level Rise
  • How Congress Is Cementing Trump's Anti-Climate Orders into Law
  • On Roads Turned Waterways, Volunteers Improvise to Save the Trapped and Desperate
  • Farming giant sued for $150M in unpaid bills
  • A Worldview Apart: Walter Poleman on Having a Sense of Place
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Daily Digest 8/30 - Student Loan Balances Jump 150%, A Bubble In China’s Debt Market?

Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 9:17 AM
  • Morning Spin: School funding bill could mean even bigger CPS property tax hike
  • The Average Cost Of Care After A Dementia Diagnosis Is Over $300,000
  • Proposals To Cut State Pension Deficit Could Cost Oregonians
  • Pension deficit of UK's leading companies equivalent to 70% of their profits
  • Chicago school board approves $5.75 billion budget, debt issuance
  • BlackRock Finds $5 Trillion Industry Is Now Riskier Than in '08
  • Student loan balances jump nearly 150 percent in a decade
  • Huarong chief warns of bubble in China’s distressed debt market
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Daily Digest 8/29 - Hurricanes Not Good For The Economy, CA Water Tax Proposed

Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 10:08 AM
  • Harvey Recharges Offshore as Crippled Houston Counts the Cost
  • BlackRock Finds $5 Trillion Industry Is Now Riskier Than in '08
  • You Might Be A Partisan Hack If...
  • Is Your Portfolio About to Burn to the Ground?
  • China Is Creating the World's Largest Power Company
  • Opinion: No, hurricanes are not good for the economy
  • Gas Prices Spike As Harvey Shuts Down Gulf Coast Refineries
  • First-ever water tax proposed to tackle unsafe drinking water in California
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Daily Digest 8/28 - Ideology As Addiction, Could Tech Create A New Paradox Of Plenty?

Monday, August 28, 2017, 11:18 AM
  • Charles Hugh Smith: Ideology As Addiction
  • Pundits And Politicians Are Tacitly Admitting That They Lied About Russia
  • Amazon Cuts Whole Foods Prices as Much as 43% on First Day
  • World Powers Are Stockpiling Gold. You Should Too 
  • Could Tech Create A New Paradox Of Plenty?
  • Supervolcano Alert! by Robert Gore
  • Hurricane Harvey Leaves Houston Under Water
  • Why not evacuate before Harvey? Houston leaders defend their calls to stay put
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Daily Digest 8/27 - Lawn Guilt, The World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis

Sunday, August 27, 2017, 10:11 AM
  • How Hurricane Harvey Could Cause Long-Term Devastation
  • ‘It’s a Slow Death’: The World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis
  • Canada government giving migrants 'false hope'
  • America Is on the Verge of Ratpocalypse
  • Failure to Set Cost of Carbon Hampers Trump’s Effort to Expand Use of Fossil Fuels
  • Is a 200-300 mile range enough for Tesla to break into electric trucking?
  • Lawn Guilt
  • Why Houston Isn't Ready For Harvey
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Daily Digest 8/26 - Gold Is Shaken by a Mysterious 2 Million-Ounce Trade, Coral Reef Connections

Saturday, August 26, 2017, 11:59 AM
  • "Peak PEG" - The S&P Has Never, Ever Been This Expensive
  • Alibaba Is the Only Giant Company With 40% Upside Next Year
  • Has The Fed Completely Lost Control
  • TROUBLE FINANCING ITS DEBT: Massive Decline Rates Push U.S. Shale Oil Industry Closer Towards Bankruptcy
  • Looking down the barrel—The Tooth Fairy & the Dragon-King: Part 2
  • Spot the Social Problem
  • Are Central Banks Nationalizing The Economy?
  • Antifa Has A New Cell In Philly, And They’re Calling For Property Seizures, Violence On Police, And All-Out Revolution
  • Facial recognition at Macau ATMs goes live in bid to stem capital flight
  • Gold Is Shaken by a Mysterious 2 Million-Ounce Trade
  • Coral reef connections
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Daily Digest 8/25 - Good News Friday: 'Cyborg' bacteria deliver green fuel, Peak Prosperity Weekly YouTube News Update

Friday, August 25, 2017, 12:12 PM
  • Peak Prosperity Weekly YouTube News Update
  • Yellen rejects Trump approach to Wall Street regulation, says post-crisis banking rules make economy safer
  • South Korean Court Sentences Samsung Scion Jay Y. Lee To 5 Years For Corruption Scandal
  • How Sicilian oranges are being made into clothes
  • Amazon cuts Whole Food prices in clear signal of sweeping changes to come
  • 'Cyborg' bacteria deliver green fuel source from sunlight
  • The Top 20 Coolest Schools
  • Secret life of the dodo revealed
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Daily Digest 8/24 - Debt ‘Brinksmanship’ Could Test U.S. Credit, The Price Of Appeasing The Left

Thursday, August 24, 2017, 9:58 AM
  • Debt Ceiling ‘Brinksmanship’ Could Test U.S. Top-Notch Credit Rating
  • Gavekal On The Coming Clash Of Empires: Russia's Role As A Global Game-Changer
  • After intimate pat-down, she wonders how much privacy must we give up to fly safely? 
  • Without Peeking, Can You Tell Me This Man’s Name? 
  • Mizzou Pays a Price for Appeasing the Left
  • Seize The Means Of Automation
  • Grenfell Was No Ordinary Accident
  • Florida Lawmakers to Review Law Targeting Injured Undocumented Workers
  • Can Mexico Replicate The U.S. Shale Boom?
  • Why Oil-Loving Louisiana Should Embrace America’s Coming Offshore Wind Boom
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Daily Digest 8/23 - Consequences of Quantitative Easing, Boomer Retirements Drive Up Property Taxes

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 8:23 AM
  • 50,000 Blue Cross customers are about to get some bad news (North Carolina)
  • Anthem’s exit leaves thousands without health insurance choice in California
  • Baby Boomer retirements drive up property taxes (Illinois)
  • McConnell: ‘America is not going to default’
  • High-Grade U.S. Bonds Run at Fastest Pace Ever Past $1 Trillion
  • The Unintended Consequences of Quantitative Easing
  • Emerging economies await end to ECB largesse with record euro debt