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  • U.S. Treasury Seeks Help in Mending Economy -- But Whose Economy?

    U.S. Treasury Seeks Help in Mending Economy -- But Whose Economy? By Steve Peacock, U.S. Trade & Aid Monitor As congressional and White House budget battles rage on along the littered landscape of national financial woes, the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury this week reached to the private sector for...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Steve Peacock on Fri, Jul 22 2011
  • Exactly What is Going to Happen on July 15th?

    Not long ago, I found this blog post on Here it is: Just got a notice in the mail from my Forex broker. Apparently it is illegal to trade currencies against precious metals now. What a good way to show how safe the dollar is. From We wanted to make you aware of some upcoming...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by kingofkings92 on Sun, Jul 3 2011
  • Found this comment on a CNBC article, what do you make of it?

    What do you think about this guys comment? Is he right? "What worries me (and hopefully many others who are paying attention) is that at the end of this year the US national debt will be nearly $14T, with total unfunded obligations (social security, medicare/caid, natl health care, etc) approx ...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Jonathan on Tue, Aug 3 2010
  • Re: Iran can't even BUILD nuclear weapons.

    China is stepping up research of particle accelerator on its own, according to reports from the ongoing 2nd Asia Accelerator Conference. It is said that the Institute of High Energy Physics under the Chinese Academy of Sciences is making an active effort in design and research of positive-negative electron...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Gerald Spencer on Mon, Feb 15 2010
  • 3Q GDP 2009 for the U.S. economy up: +3.5%, really?‏

    Government says GDP grew 3.5% in third quarter, ending a year-long string of declines and coming in better than forecasts. Is this credible? Per U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis . GDP covers the goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States. As...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Mike on Mon, Nov 9 2009
  • Inflation vs. Deflation FINAL

    Normal 0 false false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Earlier this week I posted my thoughts on inflation and deflation on this blog. I got a lot of good responses and others confused and contrived. Posting it allowed me internalize my thoughts and hear others opinions and piece...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Ryan L Morelli on Sat, Mar 28 2009
  • Are they doing this on purpose?

    Is the current administration really that uninformed? or is there a method to their madness? It seems like they are making every effort to make mistakes, do the wrong thing, spend money in the wrong places - much more than you would expect a normal person to do (I do think these people are smart... somehow...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Doug on Mon, Feb 23 2009
  • Good morning Mr. President, time to get to work.

    2 hours till count down to the inauguration of America's first Black president, that is America's first most Socialist president since FDR, and 3 hours till he is the commander in chief personifying America as well as taking it's face. What truly a disgrace it is to have such an arrogant...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Jimmy on Sun, Jan 25 2009
  • The Fateful Future of the United States

    The Dow Jones up 244.84 points, The US dollar looses against the Euro & Pound again, Insurgent and suicide attacks still remain a constant burden on US forces, Home foreclosures remain in the millions nationwide, and both Bank of America merged with Citigroup are in the talks of being of Nationalized...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Jimmy on Sun, Jan 25 2009
  • Manga version of Karl Marx's 'Das Capital' selling well in Japan

    I came across an interesting article today talking about a manga (comic book) version of Karl Marx's 'Das Capital' selling in Japan. Although I must admit it's interesting to see ideology conveyed in this manner, at the same time it's unfortunate that people are starting to lose faith...
    Posted to Current Events (Forum) by Bluebird on Tue, Dec 23 2008
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