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Williams Recently by Walter E. Williams: Ignorance, Stupidity or Connivance? People are beginning to compare Barack Obama's administration to the failed administration of Jimmy Carter, but a better comparison is to the Roosevelt administration of the 1930s and '40s. Debt Ceiling Default Closing In. Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com It looks like even the mainstream media (MSM) can see a calamity if we are right on top of one.
Finally, the dire debt ceiling negotiations between Congress and the White House were covered wall-to-wall on all the major media outlets yesterday. No comment better describes the frightful situation America faces over its debt problem than what Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner said yesterday on FOX, “. . . we’re running out of runway. True Inflation Rate 2011. Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Last week, in testimony on Capitol Hill, Fed Chief Ben Bernanke said, “The pace of the economic recovery will pick up.”
As far as the weak economy is concerned, Mr. Bernanke also said there would be, “a notably better performance than we have seen so far this year.” Jim Sinclair. Biography from jsmineset.com JIM SINCLAIR - Founder of Jim Sinclair’s Mine Set & CEO of Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Jim Sinclair is primarily a precious metals specialist and a commodities and foreign currency trader.
He founded the Sinclair Group of Companies (1977), which offered full brokerage services in stocks, bonds, and other investment vehicles. The companies, which operated branches in New York , Kansas City, Toronto , Chicago , London and Geneva , were sold in 1983. In The News Today : Welcome To Jim Sinclair's MineSet. Shri Sathya Sai Baba In the midst of our world, the madness we discuss every day, there are great and beautiful things.
One such event happened yesterday. Shri Sathya Sai Baba transitioned from body yesterday. The world is an infinitely better place since he visited here. Baba and his teachings to all faiths will be with us forever. Trader Dan's Market Views. Immoral-Not-Illegal-a-Crisis-in-Ethics-Repeating-the-1930-s-5-20-10. Peter Schiff Vlog. Upload The Peter Schiff Show Subscription preferences.
Jim Sinclair's MineSet. The Wormhole at the “Process Event Horizon” Ever since the beginnings of fiat money, economies have pulsated between polar opposites: paper and tangibles.
The Romans started out with pure gold and silver coins; but with the decline of their economy, they diluted the precious metal content until there was virtually no precious metals in the coins. There comes a point where it becomes painfully obvious that a society cannot function without economic discipline; meaning there must be controls on the issuance of money. The most reliable method known of today is to make all paper money backed by precious metals, or to use precious metal coins themselves for commerce.
We are in the final phases of the paper-promise-based economy; the point at which perceptions can no-longer be papered over to continue this fiat game. Latest From Jim Sinclair on the Federal Reserve Gold Certificate. Source: jsmineset.com Jim, Armstrong sees the Gold bull market lasting until roughly 2016 (17.2 years starting in 1999).
The Mathematics Of Gold | JSMineset. Dear CIGAs, Little by little, I am passing on ALL that I have learned from Jesse through Bert and Bert’s knowledge to those that read here, every day, in thanks for your support of me and mine.
–JEBS (James Edwin Bertram Sinclair) Assumption: Because gold is held by many central banks, once as a reserve currency but now as an inventory currency, it functions as a swing asset to balance the International Balance sheet of the US. The Role of Gold in the Future of the Global Economy | My Strang. The bear market in the U.S.
Dollar is obviously accelerating with each passing day, prices are moving up across the board as the freshly created money increasingly pours into the market for hard assets such as commodities. Indeed, at the extreme end of possibilities, most of today’s prognosticators believe in one of two potential outcomes: My research into these matters indicates that neither of these scenarios are likely, though it wouldn’t hurt to be prepared, at all times, for the first scenario, in case the system does end up coming apart.
What MUST Be Done To Avoid Financial Destruction | My Strange Mi. By Jim Sinclair | Jim Sinclair’s Mine Set Things are now “Out of Control.” This international financial crisis is now out of control as the world asks if the USA has two presidents, one president or no president at all. It would appear that Paulson is in financial control with Bernanke as his second. Eric De Groot.