Economically, What We Are Experiencing Right Now Are Birth Pangs Of The Coming Great Depression.

By Michael Snyder

The signs of the times are everywhere – all you have to do is open up your eyes and look at them.  When a pregnant woman first goes into labor, the birth pangs are usually fairly moderate and are not that close together.  But as the time for delivery approaches, they become much more frequent and much more intense.  Economically, what we are experiencing right now […]

Guy invades the dutch national news station, says he intends no harm but has information from secret agencies around the world that the world needs to know, then surrenders.



Armed Man Demands Airtime On Dutch Broadcaster A building belonging to broadcaster NOS is evacuated in Hilversum after a man with a gun demands airtime.

Dutch national broadcaster NOS temporarily went off air after an man armed with a gun entered the building and demanded airtime.

The RTL press agency said a building belonging to NOS in Hilversum was […]

We Are The Generation That Gets To Witness The End Of The American Dream

By Michael Snyder

We are the generation that gets to witness the end of the American Dream.  The numbers that you are about to see tell a story.  They tell a story of a once mighty economy that is dying.  For decades, the rest of the planet has regarded the United States as “the land of opportunity” where almost anyone can be successful if they are willing to work […]




As the western media are studiously ignoring this, The Slog decides it deserves some oxygen

Most of you, dear [German] readers, will have formed a preconception of what this article is about before you actually read it. I am imploring you not to succumb to such preconceptions. Prejudice was never a good guide, especially during periods when an economic crisis reinforces stereotypes and breeds biggotry, nationalism, […]

Dr. Jim Willie: When Putin Flips Switch, Dollar Is Dead! Western Banks Will Go Down – This Is Game Over!

Dr. Jim Willie joins Silver Doctors in the wake of the shock heard round the world with the HUGE Swiss move depegging the Franc and the coming potential end of the Euro. Dr. Willie warned months ago that there would be an ‘acceleration of events’ by January of 2015…”well here we are.


Game Over! Dollar Dead! Gold $7000 – Jim Willie



Welfare Recipients Freak Out When Told They Will Have to WORK for Benefits!

Welfare Recipients Freak Out When They’re Told They Have To Work For It


From Mad World News:

It’s the end of the road for over 6,000 childless, able-bodied residents who have enjoyed regular free food on the taxpayer dollar. The Maine Department of Health and Human Services just told them it’s time to get up and do something to earn their keep or go hungry.

According to the Portland […]

Central Bank #Gold Holdings/Capita (Thomson Reuters GFMS):

Central Bank #Gold Holdings/Capita (Thomson Reuters GFMS): 1. Switzerland 2. Lebanon 3. Germany 4. Italy 5. France 10. USA

— Dan Popescu (@PopescuCo) January 30, 2015

Dollar Is Wandering Off Track

by Tom McClellan

January 29, 2015

It is widely believed among economists and currency analysts that currency values follow the relative interest rates.  We are told, “Money goes where it is treated best”, and so the currency which offers the best interest rate will attract the most capital.

But that does not really explain what has been happening over the past year.  The US Federal Reserve has kept short term […]

Gold Rush – Russia stacks up on gold “@FT: Just published: front page of the Financial Times US edition Fri Jan 30 ”

Gold Rush – Russia stacks up on gold “@FT: Just published: front page of the Financial Times US edition Fri Jan 30”

— Ronan Manly (@ronanmanly) January 30, 2015

Spying On Sharing: Operation Levitation Puts Canadians Under The Microscope

A covert operation has recently been revealed dubbed “the Levitation program” which monitors downloads and uploads in an attempt to locate “extremism or terrorism” and it’s being led by the Communications Security Establishment (or CSE), the Canadian equivalent of the NSA.

Earnings Down Durable Goods Hit Markets Tumble

by James Corbett, The International Forecaster:

Markets across the board from the Dow Jones to the S&P 500 to the FTSE 100 tumbled early this week on a slew of bad data from companies across the board. These bleak earning reports combined with a drop in durable-goods orders to shave off some of the post-Draghi QE euphoria.

Blue chip firms from Pfizer to DuPont to P&G reported poor earnings […]

Analysts & Traders Forecast Gold & Silver 2015 Bottom

Do you agree with the average forecasts of these analysts and traders?

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THE FIX IS IN: They Couldn’t Allow Silver To Be The Best Performing ASSET of 2015 For Long

from SGT

As our friend the Wealth Watchman rightly noted on Wednesday, I SMELL A TRAP.

…After all, we all knew the cartel couldn’t allow silver to remain the best performing commodity – AND ASSET – of 2015 for long.

Understanding Your Bubble Economy (Marc Faber)