Feb 282019
 
The House Hit A New Low

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Leonardo da Vinci Ginevra de’ Benci 1474-78   Perhaps against better judgment, I just can’t keep silent about the Michael Cohen’s in da House show performed on February 27. I was watching it and increasingly fearing for the future of America. We had all been able to read his prepared statement before he opened the party with it, and therefore we all knew there was nothing there. So why did this thing take place, and why were all the

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Feb 282019
 
Debt Rattle February 28 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail René Magritte The endearing truth 1966   • Trump Says Deal With Kim Thwarted By North Korea’s Sanction Demands (R.) • Michael Cohen Predicts Revolution If Trump Loses In 2020 (RT) • Michael Cohen’s Explosive Allegations Spell Danger For Trump On Two Fronts (G.) • Why Trump Will Likely Be Reelected, And What It Means For Global Security (F.) • Regime Change is Urgently Needed…in Washington (OffG) • Venezuela Set For More False Flags (Cunningham) • Disintegration Of Global

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Feb 272019
 
 February 27, 2019  Posted by at 10:36 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle February 27 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Salvador Dali Remorse – Sphinx Embedded in the Sand 1931   • Michael Cohen Testimony: Trump A ‘Racist’, ‘Cheat’ And ‘Conman’ (G.) • 3 Days That Will Decide Brexit – March 12-14th Will Seal Britain’s Fate (Exp.) • UK Economy Could Be 9% Weaker Under No-Deal Brexit – Government (G.) • The UK Doesn’t Have The Right Pallets For Exporting To The EU (BI) • The War on Venezuela is Built on Lies (Pilger) • Survival of the Richest

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Feb 262019
 
The Green New Art of the Deal

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Leonardo da Vinci Saint John the Baptist 1513-16   There are lots of people talking about how they much disagree with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, how silly she is, how dumb and impossible and irresponsible her Green New Deal is, but I think they’re missing a point or two. First of all: what’s the alternative? Who would you trade her for? Hillary? Feinstein? Pelosi? Bernie Sanders? Cory Booker? Would you rather things stay the same? I can see that from the

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Feb 262019
 
 February 26, 2019  Posted by at 10:52 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle February 26 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Salvador Dali The Feeling of Becoming 1931   • Bubble-Era Home Mortgages Are A Disaster Waiting To Happen (Jurow) • 18 Reasons Why Australian Property Prices Will Fall Further (AFR) • Imports by China, Emerging Asia Plunge Most Since 2008 (WS) • Debt Roars Back in China, Deleveraging Is Dead (BBG) • With 10-to-1 Leverage, Shadow Banks Fuel China’s Huge Stock Boom (BBG) • Paul Volcker Is Worried About the ‘Culture of the Financial System’ (Fortune) • Rising Level

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Feb 252019
 
Debt Rattle February 25 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail M. C. Escher Reptiles 1943   • EU Explores Plans To Delay Brexit Until 2021 (G.) • May Delays ‘Meaningful’ Parliament Vote On Brexit Till March 12 (BBC) • Schiff Threatens To Call Mueller To Testify If Report Not Made Public (AP) • Trump To Delay China Tariff Hike After Trade Talks ‘Progress’ (AFP) • Global LNG Trade To Rise 11% This Year – Shell (R.) • Spain Surpasses Italy To Become “World’s Healthiest Country” (ZH) • African Union

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Feb 242019
 
Debt Rattle February 24 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail René Magritte The victory 1939   • ‘Irresponsible’ Agents Blamed As Top End Australia Property Plunges 40% (AFR) • China’s Premier Slams Central Bank For Gargantuan Credit Injection (ZH) • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Call For A ‘Living Wage’ Starts In Her Office (Akin) • Our Long Strange Boom (CHS) • Theresa May Insists Brexit ‘Must Not, Will Not’ Be Blocked (PA) • “New Economic or Financial Crisis” in Eurozone Could Start in Italy (DQ) • France Calls On Germany To

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Feb 232019
 
Debt Rattle February 23 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Henri Rousseau The sleeping gypsy 1897   • A Fed Pivot, Born Of Volatility, Missteps, And New Economic Reality (R.) • Get Out Of The Bond And Stock Market, Put Your Money In Cash – Stockman (MW) • Global Sovereign Debt Will Top $50 Trillion This Year (ZH) • Mueller Won’t Deliver Report To DOJ Next Week (Hill) • Schiffting to Phase 2 of Collusion (Strassel) • ‘Even Nixon Wasn’t Like Him’: Trump’s Bid To Upend Russia Inquiry (G.)

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Feb 222019
 
Debt Rattle February 22 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Salvador Dali The ghost of Vermeer of Delft which can be used as a table 1934   • US Housing Market In Freefall As New Buyers Can’t Afford A Home (ZH) • Canadians Continue To Plunder Equity From Their Homes (ZH) • Bursting Of Australia’s Housing Bubble Could Topple The Government (ZH) • EU Expects May to Request Three-Month Delay to Brexit (BBG) • Theresa May Warned Dozens Of Tories Could Rebel Over No-Deal Brexit (BBC) • Record Surplus

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Feb 212019
 
 February 21, 2019  Posted by at 11:02 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,  
Debt Rattle February 21 2019

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinemail Jan van Eijk The Arnolfini portrait 1434   • A $3 Trillion Debt Tsunami Is About To Flood The Stock Market (MW) • Attorney General Barr To Announce End Of Mueller Probe Next Week: CNN (ZH) • Mueller Report May Be ‘Anti-Climactic’ – Clapper (Hill) • FBI Top Lawyer Believed Hillary Clinton Should Face Charges (Solomon) • Conservative Split As Tory Rebels Denounce Hardline Brexiters (G.) • How Not To Organise A Split In A Party (Galloway) • UK

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