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Daily Digest 10/21 - Good News Friday: Gold’s Secular Bull Market Continues, The Virtue Of The Educated Voter

Friday, October 21, 2016, 1:10 PM
  • The Virtue Of An Educated Voter
  • Work Feels Better If You're Part Of A Team
  • How we reconstruct our evolutionary past
  • Gold’s Secular Bull Market Continues – 50 Amazing Charts
  • New Process Discovered to Convert CO2 to Ethanol
  • Finalists in the 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
  • 8 Fall-Blooming Flowers Friendly to Bees, Birds, and Butterflies
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Daily Digest 10/20 - Saudis And China Dump Treasuries, What Happens When The Electricity Goes Off?

Thursday, October 20, 2016, 9:47 AM
  • Russia to respond to any new US sanctions with ‘painful’ measures – deputy FM
  • Saudis, China Dump Treasuries; Foreign Central Banks Liquidate A Record $346 Billion In US Paper
  • The Warnings of a New World War
  • Yellen & Co.’s $13 Trillion Stimulus Boon Just Keeps Giving
  • Don't Overlook Russia
  • Silver, Debt, and Deficits – From an Election Year Perspective
  • What Happens When the Electricity Is Off for Three Days?
  • Tesla, Apple and Uber Push Lithium Prices Even Higher
  • Tesla bans customers from using autonomous cars to earn money ride-sharing
  • Before You Head to the Polls, Find Out Where Congress Stands on Food Issues
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Daily Digest 10/19 - IL Pension Debt Heavily Underestimated, U.S. Has Its Own ‘Oil Curse’

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 10:24 AM
  • Obamacare rates to jump 16.7% in Michigan despite state scrutiny
  • Oil industry needs $10 trillion to meet coming demand, says OPEC’s Barkindo
  • How some of the most vulnerable student loan borrowers are set up to fail
  • Budget plan shows Spain may need cuts to meet 2017 deficit target
  • The U.S. has its own ‘oil curse’
  • Poland Seeks to Lock in Low Yields With First 30-Year Eurobond
  • Report: Illinois’ pension debt heavily underestimated
  • Venezuela's PDVSA Sows Payment Doubts While Extending Swap
  • Russia Rushes $13 Billion Debt Relief as Defense Strains Budget
  • Zero-Yield Bonds Shunned as Untouchables by BBVA Private Banker
  • Japan finance institutions face huge losses on government bonds if yields rise
  • Central Bankers Rejoice: There Are Signs That Inflation Is Actually Arriving
  • China Sept new yuan loans surge to 1.22 trillion yuan, well above forecasts
  • China Credit Surge Fuels Economic Stabilization, Debt Concerns
  • Goldman says U.S. bondholders risk a $1.1-trillion hit if rates spike
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Daily Digest 10/18 - Financial Repression Now In Play, End Is Near For Cheap NJ Gas

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 10:09 AM
  • Financial Repression Is Now "In Play"
  • A recession is coming — so hide in gold, says influential investor Raoul Pal
  • How Putin Won Crimea And Lost Ukraine
  • The U.S. Has Been Meddling In Other Countries’ Elections For A Century. It Doesn’t Feel Good.
  • New Jersey Is Known for Cheap Gas. The Glory Days Are About to End.
  • Why Algeria Will Be A Key Part Of Any OPEC Deal
  • Second generation EM drive is just around the corner, patent made public on Friday
  • British conspiracy theorist, 39, is found dead on a sofa in Poland, days after texting: 'If anything happens to me, investigate'
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Daily Digest 10/17 - TX Making Energy Recovery, RT Accounts Blocked In UK

Monday, October 17, 2016, 10:59 AM
  • RT's Bank Accounts Blocked In The UK; Russia Foreign Ministry Slams RBS' Decision
  • The World’s Most Dangerous Systemic Risks for the Week Ending October 14
  • Executive Order -- Coordinating Efforts to Prepare the Nation for Space Weather Events
  • The Best Days to Trade Stocks
  • Ever Ask Yourself, "What Does It Really Mean?"
  • Texas Is Making An Energy Recovery
  • Tesla, Panasonic deepen ties with tentative solar panel manufacturing agreement
  • How the Chemical Industry Joined the Fight Against Climate Change


Wolf Richter: The Economy Is Cracking Under Too Much Debt

Housing, restaurants & retail are suffering
Sunday, October 16, 2016, 1:25 PM

Wolf Richter joins the podcast this week to discuss the deterioration of the global macro situation, and how he is seeing growing signs of recession breaking out across the economy. » Read more

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Daily Digest 10/16 - Yellen Calls For 'High-Pressure' Policy, The Haunting Song Of Climate Change

Sunday, October 16, 2016, 11:33 AM
  • Fed's Yellen says 'high-pressure' policy may be only way back from crisis
  • Do Lawn Signs Make a Difference in Political Campaigns?
  • The Key To Political Persuasion
  • Fast Fashion Is Creating An Environmental Crisis
  • Climate Change Blamed for Collapse of Hawaiian Forest Birds
  • The haunting song of climate change, in D minor
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Daily Digest 10/15 - Scenes From The Apocalypse, The Deadly War For Sand

Saturday, October 15, 2016, 10:08 AM
  • The Deadly Global War for Sand
  • Journalist Amy Goodman Shouldn't Be Arrested for Covering Dakota Pipeline Story
  • Iranian warships deployed off Yemen coast after US bombs Houthi targets
  • Jim Grant & Ron Paul discuss gold, interest rates & the bankers’ war on the rest of us
  • Scenes From The Apocalypse - Mass Immigration Ruins The Streets Of France
  • The Grapes Of Wrath, 2011
  • How Did Walmart Get Cleaner Stores and Higher Sales? It Paid Its People More
  • EmDrive exclusive: Roger Shawyer confirms MoD and DoD interested in controversial space propulsion tech

What Triggers Collapse?

Massive disruption often happens quickly
Friday, October 14, 2016, 6:33 PM

Though no one can foretell the future, it is self-evident that the status quo—dependent as it is on cheap oil and fast-expanding debt—is unsustainable. So what will trigger the collapse of the status quo, and what lies beyond when the current arrangements break down?  Can we predict how-when-where with any accuracy? » Read more

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Daily Digest 10/14 - Good News Friday: Where to Find Vitamin B12, 3-D World Map Of Unprecedented Accuracy

Friday, October 14, 2016, 11:29 AM
  • SolarReserve Planning World’s Largest Solar Farm for $5 Billion
  • Meet the Ex-Inmate Whose Successful Prison Rehab Program Goes Beyond Drug Treatment
  • The Paris Agreement Is Officially Coming Into Effect
  • Don't Fear The Tech Revolution
  • Five years of observations from tandem satellites produce 3D world map of unprecedented accuracy
  • Here’s why you need vitamin B12, and where you can find it 
  • Coconut Oil Changed My Life