My “death-wish scenario” as applied to the national financial ruin dead ahead. The vicissitudes of John McCain. Tesla struggling against the odds. Another (short) comment on debt. Australia outlaws the use of cash over $10,000. A college degree needs to fall into the right hands to be useful. The weakest business ‘recovery’ in history and its consequences. Stress and wealth in America.
Understanding the unraveling of the debt situation. Microchip implant technology is on the way. The Chinese company ZTE, closed due to American bans because they exported to countries America doesn’t like. How the Fed got started. More unemployment nonsense. Julian Assange is in immense danger. Confusing pleasure with happiness.
More than ever necessary to vet the origins of your knowledge. Obsession with low-risk danger versus massive, life-threatening danger. A legal scandal unreported. Pension problems as seen through the eyes of one particular company. More on Iran. The high moment for American power. A federal judge faces down Robert Mueller. Huge unemployment as a result of AI in the banking industry.
The debt machine is precisely what keeps the people under the thumb of the Deep State. More on automomous vehicles. The dubious value of vitamins. The fall of the Soviet Union was the most recent example of the failure of a major socioeconomic system. How Moscow should deal with Washington. The unemployment situation from April. Mueller lays a trap for Trump. More on happiness. Xi's personal views on China. Alan Dershowitz weighs in on the pursuit of Trump for a nonexistent crime. Amother look at Tesla.
The stock market in depth. Europe needs to stand up to America. Exactly what is the threat posed by the "Russian propaganda"? New rule: Businesses no longer need to make money. (Just like the small cap stocks of the late 90s). All empires which have risen and fallen express a strong connection to the divine. But nothing lasts. Everything changes. So. To what do we bow our collective heads in fealty today? Listen to the show for the answer.
Bill Cosby comment. Solving murders from decades ago with hi-tech. The REAL reason for the U.S.’s interest in Ukraine. Is Amazon really hurting small business? Warmongering. The latest, weekly banking scandal (yes, Wells Fargo again!) The U.S.’s shady allies (Saudi Arabia). Gambling in Singapore.
A list of the obstacles he has had to endure from all sides. Don’t anyone ever again tell me how exceptionally ‘nice’ Americans are as a people… Even Reagan the simpleton, understood that you cannot borrow your way to prosperity. ECB considering dumping inconvenient rules surrounding its insolvent banking system… just like the Fed in 2008! A market ‘guru’. The housing bubble’s back. Making severe adjustments in real life. The pension nightmare: dead ahead. Litigation run amok. Millennials (rightly) hate boomers: boomers, watch out! Venezuela’s exodus stampede.
The antecedents of Trump’s “America First!” cry are deeply entangled with the darker aspects of American history. Evolution has its own way of evolving the size of the various species. Comey and the gang: a despicable story. More scandal from Wells Fargo. American men don’t work as much as they used to; some reasons for the decline. Not one out of the top 100 papers were opposed to Trump’s April 13 air strike on Syria, albeit with no evidence of Syrian involvement with the chemical strikes (if they even ever happened…)
A few more words about luck – financial luck… The lies surrounding the American attacks on Syria. Financial globalists will take advantage of the Syrian crisis. The absurdity of Netflix’s stock valuation. A series of “what-ifs”, to show the randomness of life. Predictions and how we make them. The history of taxes in the United States.
The attacks on Syria. The economy is growing but not American paychecks. Inconsistencies over the attacks and relations between the large powers. Religion in Malaysia. Shaming of kids in the U.S. More news on the U.S. auto industry. Commercial real estate prices are falling: some observations. Trade schools. James Comey’s new book.