Chart Analysis: NASDAQ Breaks 5,000 Boom Or Bust

MARC FABER – World Economy Grinding to a Halt. Don’t Trade With Leverage

MARC FABER – World Economy Grinding to a Halt. Don’t Trade With Leverage

The world was slow to wake up to the new reality in which China is now the de facto IMF sovereign backstop, as Zero Hedge described two weeks ago in “China Prepares To Bailout Russia” when we noted that a PBOC swap-line was meant to reduce the role of the US dollar if China and Russia […]

GONE GOLD — The Powerful Story Of Global Gold Repatriation

from SGT Report.com:

What do Switzerland, England, Austria, Netherlands, France, Belgium, Mexico, Poland, Italy. Australia, Ecuador, Romania and the tiny country of Azerbaijan have in common? They all want to know where their gold is, and they all have burgeoning gold repatriation movements in various stages of progress. Peter Boehringer, the father of the gold repatriation movement in Germany, and founder of the website Goldseiten.dejoins us to discuss the […]

Gold Rises In Longest Run Since October, Production Is Expected To Peak In 2015, India FM Proposes Steps To Monetise Gold

Gold Rises In Longest Run Since October On China Rates, U.S. GDP

(Bloomberg) — Gold climbed for a fourth day, advancing to the highest level in almost two weeks, after China announced a second interest-rate cut in three months and the U.S. reported a slower pace of economic expansion than estimated.

Bullion for immediate delivery rose as much as 0.8 percent to $1,223.34 an ounce, the highest since Feb. 17, […]

Billionaire Warns Of Total Collapse End Game Scenario: ‘No Way Out… Your Money Will Be Worthless’

Mac Slavo March 1st, 2015 SHTFplan.com

With currencies being rapidly devalued by their respective governments, the global economy in a slow-down, and tensions over resources heating up around the world, it’s time to start considering the endgame.

According to billionaire resource investor Carlo Civelli there is likely no way out for central banks which have spent the last several years printing money hand over fist. Over his decades’ long career Civelli has either managed […]

The world has gone full retard. 96 month auto loans? Most cars a scrap material by then. Do they really expect some guy flipping burgers is going to pay off the loan on his Escalade?

by James Quinn

‘If you’re committed enough, you can make any story work. I once told a woman I was Kevin Costner, and it worked because I believed it’ – Saul Goodman – Breaking Bad

“As calamitous as the sub-prime blowup seems, it is only the beginning. The credit bubble spawned abuses throughout the system. Sub-prime lending just happened to be the most egregious of the lot, and […]

While the US is totally out of whack, things are actually way worse for the planet as a whole

There’s Around $223 Trillion In The World. Here’s Who Owns Most Of It.

For more info go to www.therules.org Production Company: Grain Media (grainmedia.co.uk); Motion Graphics Artist: Nick Pittom (nickpittom.com); Music: Sup Doodle and Apple Juice Kid (AppleJuiceKid.com); References:http://www.therules.org/inequality-vi… Accompanying article in Al Jazeera:http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opin…

 

It has been determined that the total world debt exceeds 223 Trillion. Google “223 Trillion” and see what you get!

TOTAL WORLD DEBT EXCEEDS […]

ZIRP -> NIRP -> DERP: Central banks with negative rates spur question of how low to go… “everyone thought the market would drop”… and then the central banks unleased the greatest market intervention ever…

How Much Will You Pay to Park Cash as Central Banks Go Negative?

(Bloomberg) — Central banks are stooping to new lows to conquer weak inflation.

The monetary guardians of the euro area, Switzerland, Sweden and Denmark are now imposing negative interest rates on bank deposits or on funding operations that feed through to the real economy. Analysts at Commonwealth Bank of Australia reckon almost a quarter of worldwide […]

Let’s say you had a lot of gold. And let’s say you print yuan. Next you link yuan to gold. Now, who wants dollars?

Let’s say you had a lot of #gold. And let’s say you print yuan. Next you link yuan to gold. Now, who wants dollars? http://t.co/jSqH99FlQM

— Jim Rickards (@JamesGRickards) February 28, 2015

China plans yuan-denominated gold fix this year -sources

SINGAPORE, Feb 27 (Reuters) – China plans to launch a yuan-denominated gold fix this year to be set through trading on an exchange, sources familiar with the matter said, as […]

Our politicians make a hash of it because they’re bought, not because they’re braindead

BY JOHN WARD

From Athens to Washington via Berlin, Paris and London, we are getting the wrong policies for us, because they’re not designed to be for us in the first place

Herewith a very small proportion of some major political cockups of recent vintage:

The EU ‘annexed’ former Soviet satellites in central and eastern Europe without giving a thought to what the effect might be in terms of cheaper […]

OBAMA killed the pipeline, seized the Internet & cut off your ammo in just ONE WEEK!

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 […]

Gold- Important break through is about to happen!

from kimblechartingsolutions:

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In the last 15 years gold is up 4X over its 2001 lows of $250 per ounce, however the last 3 years have been rough with it losing over a third of its value. Many continue to debate if Gold is in bull or bear market. Personally I am not big on labels, I care much more for being on the right side […]

Medical tyranny in the United States – A new legislation is passed children in California will be forced to have vaccines even if they are home schooled.

According to this article if a new legislation is passed children in California will be forced to have vaccines even if they are home schooled. This must be stopped.

An Open Letter to California Religous Leaders About SB277 & Vaccine Rights

Thank you to Laura Hayes for sharing this letter – we invite you to do the same. Here’s the file. CA Vaccine Exemption Bill Religious Leaders Letter

Subject:  Appealing […]

This seems to keep happening AND should we pay more attention to it? Math in 1998 Simpsons episode predicts particle’s mass 14 years before CERN

Did Homer Simpson discover the HIGGS BOSON? Maths in 1998 episode predicts particle’s mass 14 years before CERN

Author and physicist Dr Simon Singh found a formula for the mass of the Higgs boson written on a blackboard during an episode of The Simpsons

In The Wizard of Evergreen Terrace, Homer Simpson becomes an inventor

Dr Singh says The Simpsons contains more maths than any other TV show

He says […]

Where Is The Free Press? Live Broadcasting Ban for Benjamin Netanyahu’s Speech to US Congress

Live broadcasts of Benjamin Netanyahu’s highly controversial speech to the United States congress on Tuesday are banned in Israel in an attempt to prevent it influencing the outcome of the country’s general election two weeks later.

The order made two weeks ago followed a ruling by the national election watchdog in response to an appeal by opposition parties that the address – ostensibly to warn against a deal with […]

There Are Several Chicago Style FEMA Camps in Every State

by Dave Hodges

As I was investigating the FEMA camp run and maintained by the Chicago PD, I kept running into the topic of privatized prisons. I first wrote about privatized prisons almost seven years ago. Subsequently, I decided to take a fresh look and what I found was shocking. The privatized prison industry owns and controls nearly every elected official. State officials are literally “stealing” money from education and […]

Europe’s economy is improving, but wow these charts show just how low the bar is set

Europe's economy is improving, but wow these charts show just how low the bar is set http://t.co/wwWu8S0Rpy pic.twitter.com/OV7qQmM7Md

— Nick Timiraos (@NickTimiraos) March 2, 2015

Sunday, March 1st 2015. One day after the Gitmo2Chicago protest took place @Homan Square and days since The guardian Broke it. Heres Mainstream American Media Today.(Nothing)

USA Today

Chicago Tribune

ABC 7 Chicago

CBS Chicago

Chicago Sun Times

A bit of local attention, very little national attention and a fair amount of bias.

 

Itshappening

Warren Buffett on LTCM: “To make money they didn’t have & didn’t need, they risked what they did have & did need.”

Warren Buffett on LTCM: "To make money they didn't have & didn't need, they risked what they did have & did need." https://t.co/BgjfZU0J0F

— Rudolf E. Havenstein (@RudyHavenstein) March 1, 2015

Corporate Profit Margins versus Employee Compensation (Nov. 2014)

Corporate Profit Margins versus Employee Compensation (Nov. 2014) http://t.co/CLGA5LbH43 pic.twitter.com/dn0auZrwlF

— Rudolf E. Havenstein (@RudyHavenstein) March 2, 2015

Oh boy. Now 2006-2007 is “the norm”. At least we’ve learned a lot in the past 10 years.

Oh boy. Now 2006-2007 is "the norm". http://t.co/bVFb7rw7fw pic.twitter.com/zVnfVZBcc7

— Rudolf E. Havenstein (@RudyHavenstein) March 2, 2015

At least we've learned a lot in the past 10 years. http://t.co/3t1Pbw5qpw pic.twitter.com/RrfPu4UP6U

— Rudolf E. Havenstein (@RudyHavenstein) March 2, 2015

Must be Russian Propaganda: Ukraine unofficially has 272 percent inflation.government says it is 28%.

Source: Bloomberg

Hyperinflation is always and everywhere a political phenomenon.

It happens after wars or revolutions, when governments have to print the money they need because there’s not much of an economy left to tax—which brings us to Ukraine. It had a revolution, it has a war now, and it’s all but broke. Inflation is officially 28.5 percent, but, according to Johns Hopkins professor Steve Hanke, it’s really more like […]