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September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674431
Graph courtesy of trustablegold.com. Click to enlarge.Aka the sucker's cycle.


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674432
It's been a long blogging hiatus but actually nothing has changed in Eurozone monetary politics. If you have gotten confused about the monetary instruments the ECB threatens to deploy, this blogger is happy to have received this picture of the EUro-Wunderwaffe in action. Mind you: That's all the ECB has.


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674433

Prices above $30/oz of silver as of today are only the first step for the expected explosion ...


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674434
This is a must see video for all gold bugs as it raises the important question of who would ultimately benefit from a gold standard...and arrives at the answer that a silver standard would would be more benefactorial for the 99%.




September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674430
Twitter user @poorbystandard mailed these lyrics, looking for artists to turn this into a Youtube hit.

Would be great to have an artist perform it on youtube
there are many talented people out there! Feel free to fix bugs!
Acknowledgements and thanks for inspiration: ...


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674429
You are not a machine.
Your natural genetic design does not tolerate 2 to 4 hours of travel per day, 8 to 12 hours of slave labor 5 to 6 days per week.
For whatever monetary compensation.
On 5 to 6 hours of sleep.
In a system built on penalistic ...


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674426
While the world is glued to Youtube live feeds in HD quality to the bonfires in Kiev where one corrupt regime is about to be replaced by another, the economic crisis erupts into fire in the heartland of the Eurozone.
30,000 protesters took to the streets in Nantes, France on ...


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674427
A nice reminder that once you deposit mony at the bank it is not yours anymore. Simply said your deposit is a – currently no interest paying – loan to the bank with little paperwork. Better get it before the bank runs begin.


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674428
Sad affairs have been heating up in the tiny Alpine republic in the center of the European Union. While Austria experiences record unemployment at record growth rates and tax revenues have fallen behind optimistic projections, the looming bankruptcy of a mid-sized regional bank, Hypo Group Alpe Adria (HGAA), may propel ...


September 18, 2016, 11:13 pm, 1674425