Daily Archive: February 3, 2017

coming clash with iran

Coming Clash with Iran

Coming Clash with Iran by Patrick J Buchanan When Gen. Michael Flynn marched into the White House Briefing Room to declare that “we are officially putting Iran on notice,” he drew a red line for President Trump. In tweeting the...

US Mint Bullion-Coin Sales 5

US Mint Bullion-Coin Sales 5 by Adam Hamilton Gold’s first new bull market since 2011 last year was overwhelmingly driven by stock investors flooding into gold ETFs.  Traditional physical bar-and-coin demand was actually quite weak, falling considerably year-over-year.  Nevertheless, it’s still important...

Erdogan, Merkel have heated exchange - ‘Islam means ‘peace’, it can’t come with ‘terror’: Erdogan slams Merkel for 'Islamist terror' phrase (Videos)

Erdogan, Merkel have heated exchange – ‘Islam means ‘peace’, it can’t come with ‘terror’: Erdogan slams Merkel for ‘Islamist terror’ phrase (Videos)

Erdogan, Merkel have heated exchange – ‘Islam means ‘peace’, it can’t come with ‘terror’: Erdogan slams Merkel for ‘Islamist terror’ phrase Videos Erdogan, Merkel have heated exchange Islam should never be conflated with crimes carried out by extremists, Turkey’s president has...

From the Roving Laptop of Doug Casey…

From the Roving Laptop of Doug Casey… What my favorite place in the world doesn’t have… ✔ Cultural conflicts ✔ An immigration crisis ✔ Political correctness ✔ High prices What it does have will surprise you… Reading the news while enjoying a cortado at a café in my favorite place...

Reality vs. The “Recovery” Narrative

Reality vs. The “Recovery” Narrative As Jeffrey Lacker leads the pack on the Fed’s “concern of overheating” front, last Friday’s 2016 fourth quarter GDP numbers completely contradict the narrative. Coming in at a paltry 1.85% growth rate, the Fed was handed...

Ignore Sabre-Rattling and Buy Gold

Ignore Sabre-Rattling and Buy Gold by Mark O’Byrne Gold hits 12-week high USD Gold price up 4.85% in last month Sabre-rattling from Trump administration set-to benefit gold Iran upset and Middle East tensions could drive oil and gold prices up....

Danger Lurks in Executive Orders

Danger Lurks in Executive Orders by Bob Bauman Some of the earliest examples of an “executive order” are attributable to two fictional queens: Queen Margaret in Shakespeare’s Henry VI, Part III (1592) and the Queen of Hearts from Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in...