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 2018-07-21 19:50 

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Why The Old Guard Hates Bitcoin...

Via Bonner & Partners blog, Legendary investor Warren Buffett recently called bitcoin "rat poison, squared." Cryptocurrency expert Teeka Tiwari acknowledges Buffett is the undisputed master of value investing. But as today's guest editor, Teek...

 2018-07-21 19:25 

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As Democrats Panic Over "Rising Star" Ocasio-Cortez, "Abolish ICE" Beheads Fake Trump...

Establishment Democrats are starting to freak out over Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who was immediately branded the "new face" of the Democratic party after her upset primary victory over the fourth most powerful Democrat in Cong...

 2018-07-21 19:00 

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"Truth Was Irrelevant" WSJ Asks: Was Brennan's Action The Real "Treason"?...

The Wall Street Journal continues to counter the liberal mainstream media's Trump Derangement Syndrome , dropping uncomfortable truth-bombs and refusing to back off its intense pressure to get to the truth and hold those responsible, accountable (in a...

 2018-07-21 18:35 

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Trump Waives Attorney-Client Privilege On Secret Recording Of Hush Payment...

President Trump's attorneys have waived attorney-client privilege over a secretly recorded conversation in which Trump and his former attorney Michael Cohen discuss a payment over a claim that ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal's had a year-long affa...

 2018-07-21 18:15 

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Bloomberg Launches Twitter Feed For Trading Algos...

Bloomberg has again confirmed what was well known: algorithms scour Twitter daily, looking for material and content to trade . Now, in an attempt to further streamline and encourage this, Bloomberg is creating a Twitter stream specifically for finance and...

 2018-07-21 17:50 

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NATO: Doomed To Destruction By Its Own Growth...

Authored by Martin Sieff via The Strategic Culture Foundation, In the 1960s, Marvel Comics writer Stan Lee and artist/co-plotter Jack Kirby in the United States created a superhero with a novel twist. He was called Giant-Man, and the bigger he got, the we...

 2018-07-21 17:25 

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Big Brother Surveillance Begins: Cuomo Unveils Facial Scanning At New York Toll Plazas...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo revealed on Friday that facial recognition cameras installed at bridge and tunnel toll plazas across New York City are scanning every driver's face and feeding them into a massive database designed to catch suspected cri...

 2018-07-21 17:00 

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The Case For Gold Is Not About Price...

Authored by Kelsey Williams via SafeHaven.com, Between the years 1971 and 2011, the price of gold went from $42.00 per ounce to $1900.00 per ounce a forty-five-fold increase. This is depicted on the chart below... (Click to enlarge) Looking at the chart, ...

 2018-07-21 16:58 

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Fiat Chrysler Replaces CEO Marchionne After "Unexpected Health Complications"...

Fiat Chrysler announced on Saturday it will replace CEO Sergio Marchionne, 66, who engineered the merger of Fiat and Chrysler and headed the combined company for nearly a decade, due to serious health complications resulting from a recent shoulder surgery...

 2018-07-21 16:35 

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Pentagon Releases $200 Million In Military Aid For Ukraine...

Though perhaps a drop in the bucket when compared to the over $1 billion the US has already acknowledged providing Kiev since 2014, the Pentagon announced Friday afternoon that it will provide Ukraine with $200 million in security assistance which an offi...

 2018-07-21 16:10 

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Are You Prepared For The End Of Fake Money?...

Authored by EconomicPrism's MN Gordon , annotated by Acting-Man's Pater Tenebrarum , What Is Money? Today we begin with a fundamental question: What is money? This, no doubt, is an important question. And we ask it with clear intent and purpose. N...

 2018-07-21 15:45 

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Airbnb Goes Full Peter Thiel: Finances Host's Lawsuit Against NYC...

Airbnb Inc. has taken a page straight from the Peter Thiel playbook of litigation funding. Thiel, an American billionaire, secretly funded Hulk Hogan's privacy case against now-defunct Gawker Media. Investors placing bets on lawsuits have long operate...

 2018-07-21 15:20 

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America, The Insolvent...

Authored by Chris Martenson via PeakProsperity.com, A reckoning is due. One the elites are already readying for... Watching the world these days, I'm experiencing the same fury that rises up from my gut when the driver in the car ahead me is weaving d...

 2018-07-21 14:56 

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Turkey's Erdogan Will Run Country Singlehandedly, "Dissenters Will Be Fired": Top Advisor...

In the aftermath of the recent presidential election which granted Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan executive powers, it appears the president wasted no time to make himself into a dictator. Speaking to Turkey's Hurriyet newspaper , Mehmet Uum, one o...

 2018-07-21 14:13 

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Ignore Tariffs, According To Goldman This Is The Biggest Risk From A Global Trade War...

One month ago, when previewing the potential fallout from an "all out" global trade war, which for simplicity's sake many have equated with an across-the-board 10% tariff on all US imports and exports, we presented an analysis from Barclays, a...

 2018-07-21 13:02 

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Trump Responds To "Inconceivable, Perhaps Illegal" Cohen Tape Revelation...

Having withheld his comments all day Friday to the NYT revelation that his former lawyer Michael Cohen secretly recorded one of their conversations before the 2016 election dicussing a payment over the story of a former Playboy model's alleged affair ...

 2018-07-21 12:30 

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This One FBI Text In The Russia Probe Should Alarm Every American...

Authored by John Solomon, op-ed via TheHill.com, Lisa Page and Peter Strzok, the reported FBI lovebirds, are the poster children for the next "Don't Text and Investigate" public service ads airing soon at an FBI office near you. Their extraord...

 2018-07-21 12:00 

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Critics Furious After Macron Belatedly Fires Bodyguard Filmed Beating Student...

French President Emmanuel Macron should be riding high after France's world cup victory... ...especially since nothing else in France's stagnant European economy seems to be going right. But unfortunately for President Trump's favorite frenchm...

 2018-07-21 11:00 

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The EU Has Been America's "Foe" Since The End Of The Old Cold War...

Authored by Andrew Korybko via Oriental Review, Trump turned heads this week when he described the EU as a "foe". The "politically incorrect" and previously unthinkable remark came after last week's testy NATO Summit during an intervie...

 2018-07-21 03:23 

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Disney Fires 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Director After Old Tweets About Pedophilia And Rape Go Viral...

Disney has fired Guardians of the Galaxy filmmaker and vocal Trump critic James Gunn, days before he was set to appear in a Comic-Con panel, after old tweets and blog posts involving pedophilia and rape were unearthed by conservative journalists Mike Cern...

 2018-07-21 03:05 

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Forget Trump: The Military-Industrial Complex Is Still Running The Show With Russia...

Authored by Bruce Fein via The American Conservative, As the media fulminates, they fail to see how Trump has kept the usual machinery running... President Donald Trump has strengthened, not weakened, American military and economic opposition to Russian P...

 2018-07-21 02:45 

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A Brief History Of US Covert Action In Syria - Part 2...

In part 2 of this corrective history of the Syrian proxy war which notable Middle East experts have lately urged is important and essential reading , William Van Wagenen demonstrates the direct US-al Qaeda relationship during the heart of the war, resulti...

 2018-07-21 02:25 

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Solomon: Climb Down From The Summit Of Hostile Propaganda...

Authored by Norman Solomon via TruthDig.com, Throughout the day before the summit in Helsinki, the lead story on the New York Times home page stayed the same: "Just by Meeting With Trump, Putin Comes Out Ahead." The Sunday headline was in harmony ...

 2018-07-21 02:05 

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Watch: Drone Flies Dangerously "Feet Away" From An Airbus A380...

Fresh off the internet, an incredible video shows the moment an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flies into the path of the world's largest passenger airliner. Video of the incident was first reported by HelicoMicro, which has since circulated many drone...

 2018-07-21 02:05 

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"Democratic Institutions?" 10 Lessons From History That Will Destroy Your Trust In The CIA...

A somewhat recently declassified CIA memo unearthed by the FOIA collective MuckRock shows that in the midst of the historic Church Committee hearings which attempted to bring various shocking and illegal US intelligence practices and operations to public ...

 2018-07-21 01:55 

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Russia Releases Video Of Six New Super Weapons After Trump Summit...

On Thursday, the same day that Putin warned that any country looking to try and include Ukraine or Georgia in the NATO sphere of influence "should think of the possible consequences of this irresponsible policy" because Russia would "respond i...

 2018-07-21 01:45 

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"It's Dire!" - Aussie Farmers Face Worst Drought In 100 Years...

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, Farmers are saying the situation they've been presented with is "dire." As they battle the worst drought they've faced in 100 years, farming families in central-western New South Wales in Australia a...

 2018-07-21 01:25 

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Trump Slams Door On Putin's Offer For Referendum In Eastern Ukraine...

Perhaps Putin didn't get the memo that democratic referendums don't count unless the people can be counted on to vote "the right way" ? And perhaps Trump is not actually doing Putin's bidding? A day after President Vladimir Putin told ...

 2018-07-21 01:05 

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The Schizophrenic Deep State Is A Symptom, Not The Disease...

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, If we understand the profound political disunity fracturing the nation and its Imperial Project, we understand the Deep State must also fracture along the same fault lines. If we consider the state of th...

 2018-07-21 00:45 

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Mole Inside Russian Hypersonic Weapons Lab Smuggles Top Secret Files To West: Report...

Russia's domestic intelligence agency, the FSB, conducted a raid of two hypersonic weapons laboratories on Friday after it was discovered that top secret files were leaked to Western intelligence, according to Russian newspaper Kommersant . FSB operat...

 2018-07-20 16:04 

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Michael Cohen Secretly Taped Trump Discussing Playboy Model Payoff...

President Trump's former longtime attorney, Michael Cohen, secretly recorded Trump two months before the 2016 US election discussing payments to a former Playboy model who said she and Trump had an affair, according to the New York Times , citing lawy...

 2018-07-20 15:44 

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Global Bonds Stumble, Yield Curve Steepens After Trump, BoJ...

Following Trump comments on The Fed, rates, and currency manipulation and headlines about The BoJ shifting its policy , global bond markets hiccupped to the downside and yield curves steepened aggressively . The bear-steepening move was initially fueled b...

 2018-07-20 15:25 

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Ecuador Reportedly Preparing To Hand Assange To UK In "Coming Weeks Or Days"...

Ecuador is preparing to hand over WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the UK in "coming weeks or even days," RT editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan reported, as political support and sympathy for Assange's predicament have more or less evaporat...

 2018-07-20 15:06 

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NFL Freezes Policy Barring Players From Kneeling During Anthem...

In a move that is sure to anger President Trump, the NFL's two-month old national anthem policy is on hold. As a reminder, back in May the NFL passed a rule that forbid players from sitting or taking a knee if they are on the field or sidelines during...

 2018-07-20 14:45 

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Kunstler On The Resistance's Displacement-Projection Syndrome...

Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, "For more than a decade, Russia has meddled in elections around the world, supported brutal dictators and invaded sovereign nations — all to the detriment of United States interests." &mdas...

 2018-07-20 14:27 

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Why One Analyst Thinks It's Time To Sell The FAANGs...

While the FAANG stocks remain a favorite group for both institutional and retail investors, having been responsible for all the market gains in the first half of 2018, a new round of warnings about their future performance has emerged in recent days. On W...

 2018-07-20 14:06 

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Pompeo: "Trump Relentless In Protecting America From Russian Aggression"...

President Trump " understands what Russia did in our elections in 2016 and he has empowered " his administration officials to ensure it doesn't happen in this year's midterm elections or in 2020, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fo...

 2018-07-20 13:57 

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S&P Ignores Everything, Surges Green After US Open...

Friday humor... And FANG stocks are surging......

 2018-07-20 13:47 

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Global Warming Hysteria: Record Heat, Vanishing Sunspots, CO2, & Lawsuits...

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, There's record heat, but why? How do we measure it? What's going on with sunspots? Blame the US? Answers below... Record Heat Yes, there's "record heat" thanks to the nonsensical way we measure t...

 2018-07-20 13:24 

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JGB Futures Dump On Report BOJ May Shift Policy...

It's not just US Treasury that have taken a step lower following Trump's latest comments which have whacked both the dollar and US equity futures: Japan's 10Y JGB futures are also sliding as traders cite a report in JiJi report that the BOJ wi...

 2018-07-20 13:05 

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The Very Unhinged John Brennan...

Authored by Richard Galustian via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, Winston Churchill said all there is to say about political summits with his quote: "Jaw jaw is better than war war." That is the thing to bear in mind when examining ...

 2018-07-20 12:47 

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Gartman: "It Is Entirely Possible That The S&P Likely Shall Fall Another 45-55 Points"...

One day after Gartman took a shot at the "Fine people" at Zero hedge for pointing out his legendary, daily flip-flopping, the world-renowned commodity guru may be learning, and in his latest note has decided to take a step back from telegraphing w...

 2018-07-20 12:38 

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Dollar Tumbles After Trump Blasts China, EU For "Manipulating" Their Currencies...

After bouncing yesterday following White House reassurances of Fed independence and PBOC's big weakening of the Yuan fix, the dollar is tumbling again this morning ... accelerating after Trump tweeted... China, the European Union and others have been ...

 2018-07-20 12:20 

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DNC Civil War? Joe Lieberman Latest In Mounting Effort To Reject "Rising Star" Ocasio-Cortez...

Former Democratic Senator and Vice Presidential candidate Joe Lieberman has penned a scathing indictment of Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who was immediately branded the "new face" of the Democratic party after her upset primary v...

 2018-07-20 12:01 

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Is Trump Starting To Lean On The Fed Or Setting It Up?...

Via Global Macro Monitor, President Trump said in an interview with CNBC's Joe Kernan yesterday morning he "does not agree", is not "thrilled" or "happy" with the FOMC's interest rate hikes. The full interview and transcrip...

 2018-07-20 11:42 

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Tony Podesta Offered Immunity To Testify Against Paul Manafort: Report...

Tony Podesta, the brother of Clinton campaign manager John Podesta, has reportedly been offered immunity by special counsel Robert Mueller to testify against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, according to Fox 's Tucker Carlson. Manafort and...

 2018-07-20 11:02 

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Futures Tumble After Trump Says "Ready To Go" With $500BN In Tariffs On All Chinese Imports...

Traders were cursing CNBC's Joe Kernan for interrupting a quiet Thursday afternoon with an interview where President Trump finally laid into the Fed, declaring that he's "not happy" about rising interest rates and the weakening yuan. The c...

 2018-07-20 10:59 

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Markets Spasm In Violent Overnight Moves After Drama Out Of China, Italy And Trump...

It has been an exhausting overnight session of two distinct, and dramatic, halves... and then Trump arrived. The start of overnight trading was marked, as has often been the case in recent weeks, with traders attention focusing squarely on China, and spec...

 2018-07-20 10:28 

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Italian Bonds Whiplashed After Finance Minister's Future Thrown Into Doubt...

BTP yields shot higher early Friday morning after Italian newspaper La Repubblica reported that M5S chief Luigi Di Maio and League leader Matteo Salvini had weighed whether to "threaten unofficially to use the weapon of seeking Giovanni Tria's res...

 2018-07-20 09:00 

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China Just Doubled Oil Shipments To North Korea...

Authored by Tsvetana Paraskova vie Oilprice.com, After the recent visits of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to China, Beijing has almost doubled the volume of crude oil pipeline shipments to North Korea, South Korea's newspaper Chosun Ilbo reported on...

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