Jun 302020
 June 30, 2020  Posted by at 10:37 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  36 Responses »
Debt Rattle June 30 2020

Pablo Picasso The dream 1951   • China’s Military Becomes First To Use Experimental Coronavirus Vaccine (SCMP) • California, Texas See Record COVID-19 surges, Arizona Clamps Down (R.) • Norwegian Air Cancels 97 Boeing MAX And Dreamliners, Claims Compensation (R.) • Europe’s Recovery Fund: An Instrument of Class War (Varoufakis) • We Digitized the Mob, and There’s No Place to Hide (Miele)     As we approach the end of the first half of 2020, I’m seriously rethinking how to

Jun 272020
Debt Rattle June 27 2020

BIS/OWI Battle of Britain. Children in an English bomb shelter 1940/41   • Texas Hospital CEO: Covid Inpatient Count ‘Misinterpreted’ (JTN) • The Many Health Problems Caused By COVID19 (R.) • Museum of Human Rights CEO Resigns After Allegations Of Systemic Racism (CP) • Amsterdam Ejects Airbnb et al From Three Central Districts (TC) • UK to Scrap Quarantine For Travel to Greece (GR) • The Central Bank “Bailout of Everything” Will Be a Disaster (Lacalle) • Bait and Switch

Jun 262020
 June 26, 2020  Posted by at 11:33 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  47 Responses »
Debt Rattle June 26 2020

Dorothea Lange Depression refugee family from Tulsa, Oklahoma 1936   • US Coronavirus Cases ‘May Have Topped 20 Million’ (BBC) • Pompeo Says US, EU Working To Resume Trans-Atlantic Travel (R.) • House Defense Bill Targets Troop Drawdowns In Africa, South Korea (Hill) • No More Crossing Borders For Work (Salmon) • The Fed Said It Could Supply $2.3 Trillion. It Hasn’t Come Close So Far (CNBC) • Parents To Sue Trump, Meme Creator Carpe Donktum Over Manipulated Video Of

Jun 252020
 June 25, 2020  Posted by at 6:36 pm Finance Tagged with: , ,  16 Responses »
The Importance Of Where And What

Paul Gauguin Tahitian scene 1892       This is another piece I received today from Bruce Wilds, a US Midwest business owner I earlier featured an article from two months ago. There are plenty issues I have issues with here, but I’m not going to stand in the way of the US midwest being heard as it hurts the way it does. I mean, I’m in Athens Greece. The US Midwesterners are definitely not. I am most willing to

Jun 252020
Debt Rattle June 25 2020

Thomas Eakins Walt Whitman 1891   • Strzok’s Newly Discovered FBI Notes Deliver Jolt To ‘Obamagate’ Evidence (JTN) • Flynn Dismissal Order ‘Thoroughly Demolishes’ Dissenting Judge’s Opinion (ZH) • Julian Assange Accused In US Indictment Of Conspiracy (Fox) • State, Local Gov’ts Need Billions More In Aid To Avert 4 Million Layoffs (MW)     Ever since I began reporting on the new coronavirus, I have pointed to trendlines as the reason to publish graphs and numbers on a daily

Jun 242020
 June 24, 2020  Posted by at 12:09 pm Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  34 Responses »
Debt Rattle June 24 2020

Dorothea Lange Arkansas flood refugee family near Memphis, Texas 1937   • 80% of COVID19 Cases In The US Went Undetected In March (CNN) • What the US Stock Market Looks Like Minus APPL, MSFT, AMZN, GOOG, FB (WS) • Putin Reviews Military Parade On Eve Of Vote That Could Extend His Rule (R.) • ‘The Skripal Case And The Decline Of Russia’s Spy Agencies (G.) • Johnson And May Ignored Claims Russia Had ‘Likely Hold’ Over Trump (G.) •

Jun 232020
Debt Rattle June 23 2020

G. G. Bain Katherine Stinson, “the flying schoolgirl,” Sheepshead Bay Speedway, Brooklyn 1918   • Protesters Fail To Bring Down Andrew Jackson Statue Near White House (R.) • To Kill A Mockingbird, Huckleberry Finn Banned From Minnesota Syllabuses (SOTT) • WHO Reports Largest Single-Day Increase In COVID19 Cases (SCMP) • Mexico Reports 5,343 New Coronavirus Infections And 1,044 Deaths (R.) • Surge In Coronavirus Cases Linked To More Texans In Their 20s (TT) • Complete Shutdown Could Be Only Way

Jun 212020
Debt Rattle June 21 2020

Lewis Wickes Hine 12-year-old newsie, Hyman Alpert, been selling 3 years, New Haven CT 1909   • Trump Makes Triumphant Return To Campaign Rallies (JTN) • Trump’s Tulsa Rally Was Just Another Sad Farce (G.) • Over A Third Of Americans Think Civil War Is Likely (ZH) • Judge Says Bolton ‘Gambling With National Security’ But Won’t Block Book (JTN) • Lawyer Says Bolton ‘Utterly Powerless’ To Stop Book’s Circulation (JTN) • Manhattan Prosecutor Steps Down, Ending Stand-Off With AG

Jun 202020
Debt Rattle June 20 2020

Howard Hollem Assembly and Repairs Department Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi 1942   • Several US States See Coronavirus Infection Spikes (R.) • Mainland China Reports 27 New Coronavirus Cases, Including 22 In Beijing (R.) • US Attorney Berman Refuses To ‘Step Down’ After Barr Asks For Resignation (ZH) • Coronavirus Was Already In Italy By December, Waste Water Study Finds (BBC) • Trump Admin To Name Most Recipients Of Bailout Loans (ZH) • The Crisis Goes Up A Gear

Jun 192020
Debt Rattle June 19 2020

NPC “Largest electric locomotive and Congressman John C. Schafer” 1924 (he’d be in an electric car today)   • Mainland China Reports 32 New Coronavirus Cases, 25 Of Them In Beijing (R.) • Mexico Posts Record Number Of New Coronavirus Infections (R.) • AMC Theaters To Reopen, Say Face Masks A “Political Controversy” (V.) • John Bolton’s Bad Reviews Don’t Stop Him Topping Us Book Charts (G.) • Bolton, Pelosi Agree: Trump Unfit To Be US President (R.) • Japan’s