Jan 312020
 January 31, 2020  Posted by at 10:50 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  37 Responses »
Debt Rattle January 31 2020

Walker Evans Waterfront in New Orleans. French market sidewalk scene 1935   • WHO Declares International Health Emergency Over Coronavirus Outbreak (RT) • Spate Of Anti-Chinese Incidents In Italy As Two Cases Of Virus Confirmed (G.) • Hillary Clinton Refuses To Be Served Tulsi Gabbard’s Defamation Lawsuit (NYP) • Major Blow For Democrats At Trump Trial (BBC) • Warren Questions Roberts ‘Legitimacy’ Without Trial Witnesses (Fox) • Was The Bolton Leak Too Perfect? (Turley) • Simon & Schuster Won’t Back

Jan 302020
Debt Rattle January 30 2020

Ben Shahn “Just one more bolt of cloth”, county fair, central Ohio 1938   • Coronavirus Deaths Leap In China As Countries Struggle To Evacuate Citizens (G.) • New Coronavirus Spreads As Readily As 1918 Spanish Flu, Linked To Bats (LAT) • WHO: Coronavirus Spread Outside Of China Is Of ‘Grave Concern’ (CNBC) • Hubei Province Has Severe Shortage Of Medical Supplies – Governor (CGTN) • Joe Biden’s ‘Conspiracy Theory’ Memo To Media Doesn’t Match The Facts (Solomon) • Ukraine

Jan 292020

M.C. Escher Fluorescent sea 1933   It’s a little amusing, though that word may not fit the topic, to see how people react to the 2019-nCoV (Wuhan coronavirus) “epidemic” that appears to have started in the city of that name. It’s understandable that people compare the warnings about it to those about for instance SARS (also a coronavirus, so either call this one 2019-nCoV or “Wuhan coronavirus”), and conclude that since that episode was not so bad, neither will this

Jan 292020
Debt Rattle January 29 2020

Marion Post Wolcott Main Street. Sheridan, Wyoming 1941   • Number Of Coronavirus Cases Surpasses SARS (ZH) • Coronavirus May Disrupt Apple’s iPhone Production Ramp Up (R.) • White House Tells Airlines It May Suspend All China-US Flights (CNBC) • British Airways Suspends All Direct Flights To And From Mainland China (BBC) • China Boom Exposes Airlines To Coronavirus Risk (R.) • Viewers Choose Day Time Soaps Over The Impeachment Trial (Turley) • Democrats’ Dubious Impeachment Subtext of Treason (Michael

Jan 282020
 January 28, 2020  Posted by at 10:17 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  27 Responses »
Debt Rattle January 28 2020

Walker Evans Vicksburg, Mississippi. “Vicksburg Negroes and shop front.” 1936   • Coronavirus Has Killed 106 And Infected 4,515 People In China (CNBC) • Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs To 106, Infections Rise To 4,515 (BBC) • US and Japan To Fly Out Citizens As Coronavirus Deaths Rise (G.) • China Coronavirus Cases Almost Double Overnight (ZH) • Hong Kong Scientist Insists 44,000 Already Infected In Wuhan (ZH) • How Testing Woes Slowed China’s Coronavirus Response (R.) • Coronavirus ‘Significant Threat’

Jan 272020
Debt Rattle January 27 2020

Lewis Wickes Hine A heavy load for an old woman. Lafayette Street below Astor Place, NYC 1912   • China Extends Holiday, Businesses Shut As Virus Toll Rises To 81 (R.) • Coronavirus Latest: Over 2,800 Global Cases Resulting in 80 Fatalities (ZH) • Coronavirus: 100,000 May Already Be Infected, Experts Warn (G.) • Chinese Nurse Says 90,000 Already Infected (ZH) • WHO To Hold Special Meeting In Beijing As Death Toll Jumps (G.) • Bolton’s Manuscript Leaks On Same

Jan 262020
 January 26, 2020  Posted by at 10:58 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  22 Responses »
Debt Rattle January 26 2020

Jack Delano Long stairway in mill district of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1941   • Chinese Virus Deaths Rise To 56, 2,000 Infected & More Cases Abroad (RT) • Coronavirus Contagion Rate Makes It Hard To Control (R.) • No Link With Seafood Market In First Case Of China Coronavirus (SCMP) • China Stole Coronavirus From Canada And Weaponized It (GGI) • US Economic Confidence at Highest Point Since 2000 (Gallup) • Stock Market A ‘Ponzi Scheme’ That Eventually Must Collapse –

Jan 252020
Debt Rattle January 25 2020

Harris&Ewing Happy News Cafe, “restaurant for the unemployed”, Washington, DC 1937   • China Virus Death Toll Rises To 41, More Than 1,300 Infected Worldwide (R.) • UK Researcher: Over 250,000 Chinese Will Have Coronavirus In 10 Days (ZH) • GOP Senators Incensed By Schiff’s ‘Head On A Pike’ Remark (AP) • Adam Schiff’s Very Scary Warmongering Speech (Daniel Lazare) • Adam Schiff Is Turning Into A Tom Clancy Character (Tucker Carlson) • The Big Sleep (Jim Kunstler) • 2016

Jan 242020
Debt Rattle January 24 2020

John Vachon Window in home of unemployed steelworker, Ambridge, PA 1941   • Chinese Hospitals In Chaos As Lockdown Spreads To Affect 33m People (G.) • Four ‘Generations’ Of Spread Seen With Virus In China (STAT) • Cases of China’s Viral Pneumonia Surge Exponentially (ET) • Wuhan Virus Will Shape China’s Smart City Vision (R.) • Doomsday Clock Moves Within 100 Seconds Of Midnight (NPR) • The House Impeachment Case Vs The Law of Attempts (Turley) • Fed’s Repos Drop

Jan 232020
 January 23, 2020  Posted by at 10:46 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  21 Responses »
Debt Rattle January 23 2020

Jack Delano Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad locomotive shops San Bernardino, CA 1943   • Adam Schiff’s Opening Argument At Senate Impeachment Trial (Pol.) • Gabbard Suing Clinton For Defamation Over ‘Russian Asset’ Comments (Hill) • Black South Carolina Elected Official Now Backing Sanders Over Biden (AP) • Hunter Biden Ordered To Appear In Court Next Week For Contempt Hearing (ZH) • UN Demands US Probe Of Alleged Saudi Hack of Bezos’ Phone (ZH) • The Great American Shale