Tag Archives: Economy

  • Daily Digest
    Digital Bitcoin

    Daily Digest 3/1 – 10 signs a greater depression is coming, How Bitcoin’s vast energy use could burst its bubble

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, March 1, 2021, 8:10 AM

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    • How Bitcoin’s vast energy use could burst its bubble
    • The Real Story of the Covid Catastrophe is Larger Than You Know
    • 10 signs a greater depression is coming
    • It’s Not Just Texas. The Entire Energy Grid Needs An Upgrade For Extreme Weather
    • SEC Suspends Trading in Multiple Issuers Based on Social Media and Trading Activity
    • The Danger Of The Administrative State
    • Coinbase Mafia Shows How Tight a Circle Holds Sway Over Bitcoin
    • Texas Energy Co-Op Files For Bankruptcy After Storm, High Bill
    • Italy’s Debt Soars on Pandemic Aid But Stays Below Estimates

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  • Daily Digest
    electric grid

    Daily Digest 2/23 – Texans Will Pay for Decades as Crisis Tacks Billions Onto Bills, Why our food needs to use less water

    by Daily Digest

    Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 4:30 PM

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    • Fed Chair Jerome Powell Warns Of Long Road Ahead To Recover Millions Of Lost Jobs
    • Texans Will Pay for Decades as Crisis Tacks Billions Onto Bills
    • Bitcoin Tumbles Below $50,000 as Fear Sweeps Through Crypto
    • As Cities Grapple With Climate Change, Gas Utilities Fight To Stay In Business
    • After Texas Crisis, Biden’s Climate Plan Hangs on Fragile Power Grid
    • Why our food needs to use less water
    • Deadly Texas blackout shows our vulnerability to coming climate extremes

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  • Daily Digest
    Middle Class

    Daily Digest 2/22 – Who Killed The Middle Class?, US coronavirus death toll exceeds 500,000

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, February 22, 2021, 3:35 PM

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    • Who Killed The Middle Class?
    • Texans Get Relief on IRS Tax Deadline, Foreclosures After Storm
    • The Decline Of The West: American Education Surrenders To “Equity”
    • US coronavirus death toll exceeds 500,000
    • Fed officials agreed medium-term prospects for the economy had improved: minutes
    • Cascend: Data Shows Wind-Power Was Chief Culprit Of Texas Grid Collapse
    • Biden’s Coronavirus Relief Package Has Almost Nothing To Do With The Coronavirus
    • Senator seeks probe of natural gas price spikes during storm

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  • Insider
    The Next Big Thing

    The Next Big Thing  

    When Systems Collide
    by Chris Martenson

    Friday, February 19, 2021, 6:22 PM

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    In 2008 I created The Crash Course.  If you haven’t seen it, well, you really should.  It’s both very outdated and still spot on.

    In it I made the case that by looking through a resource lens we could come to this conclusion:  The next twenty years are going to be completely unlike the past twenty years.

    There are lots of ways to look at the world – geopolitical, spiritually, ecologically – but I’ve found that resources have both power predictive and explanatory powers.

    Now that we’re more than half-way through that 20-year period it’s fair to ask how the Crash Course predictions have held up.

    The record reveals that…

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  • Blog

    Most Overvalued Stock Market Ever??

    Economic analyst Stephanie Pomboy warns correction risk is unacceptably high
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, February 19, 2021, 9:07 AM

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    Highly-respected economic analyst Stephanie Pomboy of MacroMavens.com notes that the discrepancy between today’s record financial asset prices and the underlying economy they’re supposed to reflect are the farthest off she’s ever seen in her entire career.

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  • Daily Digest
    IRS Sign

    Daily Digest 2/17 – Jobless Americans Face Surprise Tax Bills On Unemployment Benefits, ‘Roaring Kitty’ GameStop investor hit with lawsuit

    by Daily Digest

    Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 1:02 PM

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    • How one Texas storm exposed an energy grid unprepared for climate change
    • Bill Gates: Rich nations should move to ‘100 percent synthetic beef’
    • ‘Roaring Kitty’ GameStop investor hit with lawsuit
    • Jobless Americans Face Surprise Tax Bills On Unemployment Benefits
    • Cryptocurrency Dogecoin Rockets After Elon Musk Tweets: ‘Who Let The Doge Out?’
    • A Harriet Tubman $20? That’s Just the Beginning

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  • Daily Digest
    Bitcoin Hot

    Daily Digest 2/16 – Bitcoin Soars Above $50,000 For First Time Ever, Wall Street Short Sellers: Hated For Centuries

    by Daily Digest

    Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 1:41 PM

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    • Bitcoin Soars Above $50,000 For First Time Ever
    • Texas Power Retailers to Customers in Face of Freeze: Please, Leave Us
    • The World Will Pay More for Meat as Food Inflation Deepens
    • Virologist On Wuhan Trip: Seafood Market ‘Not The Whole Story’ In Early Outbreak
    • Natural-gas prices soar amid freezing U.S. temperatures, while oil prices settle at a more than one-year high
    • Wall Street Short Sellers: Hated For Centuries
    • USPS increased revenue by 11% in Q1, but the Postmaster General still wants to restructure
    • Millions Are Out Of A Job. Yet Some Employers Wonder: Why Can’t I Find Workers?

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  • Daily Digest
    Snow Temp Low

    Daily Digest 2/15 – Green New Deal Is Underway, Millions Of Texans Freeze As ‘Grid Chaos’ Sparks Massive Rolling Blackouts

    by Daily Digest

    Monday, February 15, 2021, 9:40 AM

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    • Elon Musk in favor of top dogecoin holders selling most of their coins
    • Green New Deal Is Underway
    • #SilverSqueeze Hits London As SLV Warns Of Limited Available Silver
    • Texas winter storm leaves 2.5M without power amid frigid temperatures
    • Exposing The Robinhood Scam: Here’s How Much Citadel Paid To Robinhood To Buy Your Orders
    • Oil prices jump after Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen intercepts Houthi drone
    • What Is Geothermal Energy? Definition, Examples, and Production Process
    • Millions Of Texans Freeze As ‘Grid Chaos’ Sparks Massive Rolling Blackouts

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  • Blog

    A Market Crash AND High Inflation?

    Financial researcher Jesse Felder warns of twin dangers ahead
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, February 12, 2021, 10:19 AM

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    Imagine for a moment that the price of all your investments — your stocks, your retirement portfolio, your house — suddenly drop in half this year. Now imagine that on top of that inflation suddenly picks up, making your cost of living skyrocket.

    That would be pretty awful, right?

    Well, this might not be just some theoretical thought exercise.

    Highly respected financial researcher Jesse Felder warns us that these twin dangers of a market crash and higher inflation actually could indeed happen in the near future.

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  • Daily Digest
    Electric Transmission Lines

    Daily Digest 2/9 – Surge in Bitcoin energy consumption sparks debate in crypto community, Amazon Moves On Its Largest Renewable Project

    by Daily Digest

    Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 11:14 AM

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    • GameStop frenzy aids Reddit as platform soars to $6 billion valuation
    • One-third of small businesses say they won’t survive without more COVID aid
    • ‘Big Short’ investor Michael Burry says Tesla’s $1.5 billion bet on Bitcoin was a distraction – and Dogecoin’s record price signals a massive bubble
    • Surge in Bitcoin energy consumption sparks debate in crypto communit
    • Amazon Moves On Its Largest Renewable Projec
    • DOE, House Energy committee question proposed building energy code changes
    • Brent oil tops $60 for the first time in more than a year amid supply cuts

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