NEXT EXECUTIVE ACTION? OBAMA ‘VERY INTERESTED’ IN UNILATERAL TAX HIKE
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest confirmed Monday that President Obama is “very interested” in the idea of raising taxes through unilateral executive action.
“The president certainly has not indicated any reticence in using his executive authority to try and advance an agenda that benefits middle class Americans,” Earnest said in response to a question about Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) calling […]
Mac Slavo March 3rd, 2015 SHTFplan.com
When it comes to an EMP attack, the question remains “when” not “if” the SHTF. Few other scenarios hold as much potential for disaster and disruption to the lives of everyone in society. At a moment’s notice, 300 million Americans could be made instantly desperate – and even likely to die in the aftermath. A single event could easily be enough to take […]
by WashingtonsBlog Global Debt Is Almost 3 Times As Big As the World Economy
The Guardian reports that global debt has grown by $57 trillion dollars – to $199 trillion dollars – since the 2008 financial crisis.
How much is that? It’s a big number … but what does it actually mean?
The Guardian notes that global debt is now more than twice the size of the entire global economy:
Obama vetoes Keystone XL bill | TheHill
President Obama on Tuesday vetoed legislation authorizing construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, rebuffing the new Republican-led Congress amid a furious battle over Homeland Security funding.
The veto — just the third of Obama’s presidency and his first of major legislation — was made in private and without fanfare, reflecting tensions in the Democratic Party over whether the controversial pipeline should […]
CPAC Neocon roundtable discussion on “When Should America Go to War?” (hint: always); Foreign workers taking tech jobs and writing unemployment checks for Californians; Americans understand that Obama’s move against AR-15 is the new strategy for all out gun control’
Related: Forget Scott Walker’s ISIS/Unions Comments: Today’s Republican Foreign Policy Scandal Is That GOP Elites Still Agitate for Pre-Emptive War – Hit & Run : – http://reason.com/blog/2015/02/26/for…
Foreign workers […]
Woman Marries Her Cats And Thinks It Is Normal
Obama Threatens To Shoot Down Israeli Planes To Protect Iran
by WashingtonsBlog Killing Their Own … For Political Gain
A CIA “psychological operations” manual prepared by a CIA contractor for the Nicaraguan Contra rebelsnoted the value of assassinating someone on your own side to create a “martyr” for the cause.
The manual was authenticated by the U.S. government.
The manual received so much publicity from Associated Press, Washington Post and other media that – during the 1984 presidential debate – […]
Lexington, Ky. (WTVQ) — A Lexington clerk fought back during an attempted robbery Friday night at a tobacco shop on North Broadway.
Zara Adil was working the cash register at Discount Tobacco Zone when two men walked inside. One of the men had a gun and demanded cash. While Adil opened the drawer, she noticed the man put the gun down.
“I picked up the gun and pointed it […]
Dawn is scheduled to reach Ceres — the largest body in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter — on Thursday night (March 5). The probe has been headed for Ceres since September 2012, when it departed Vesta, the asteroid belt’s second-biggest denizen.
Dawn orbited Vesta from July 2011 through September 2012. If all goes according to plan, on Thursday night, the probe will become the first spacecraft […]
On going problem for 4-5 years causes generic version of wellbutrin xl to get recalled.
The FDA ‘oversight’ and ensuring safety is a joke –
by Lance Roberts
Yesterday, I discussed a few of the issues surrounding the current extension of the cyclical bull market and the excuses that will be delivered when it eventually ends. The current deviation in price from underlying economic fundamentals should be a warning sign for investors. However, when prices are trending strongly higher, warnings often fall on deaf ears. That is the nature of the investing game.
I am […]
by Sober Look
Back in September the idea that the Eurozone’s economy could potentially undergo a recovery (see post) was met with some skepticism. And yet here we are. The EuroStoxx50 index is up 14% for the year while the Dow is up 2.5%. We now see plenty of indicators showing strengthening economy in the euro area.
To begin with, the area’s credit conditions continue to improve as loan growth […]
By Michael Snyder
In the past 40 years, we have never been closer to World War III than we are today. If you ask Americans to name what area of the globe they believe World War III will begin, the number one choice by a landslide would probably be the Middle East. And thanks to the stunning breakdown of U.S.-Israeli relations, we are now closer to that war than […]
The Storm is Coming
Famed evangelist Franklin Graham issued a warning about the coming “storm of Islam” during a recent appearance on the Christian Broadcast Network’s “700 Club,” claiming that President Barack Obama is “very sympathetic to Islam” and that his policies will lead to the persecution of Christians in the United States.
“Our foreign policy has a lot of influence now from Muslims,” he said. “We see the prime […]