From Doug Casey, Chairman, Casey Research:
In an interview with Louis James, world traveler and legendary speculator Doug Casey makes a compelling case for becoming a “permanent tourist” to be best able to survive the coming economic crash.
Louis James: So Doug, you’re off to FreedomFest 2012 shortly, where people will be able to hear your latest thoughts on many subjects. Maybe you can give us a sneak preview on whatever is [...]
These days, Wall Street bankers (and their political cronies) want to push the blame off themselves. But one (former) banker is willing to speak up.
A Banker Speaks, With Regret (November 30, 2011)
“Theckston says that borrowers made harebrained decisions and exaggerated their resources but that bankers were far more culpable – and that all this was driven by pressure from the top. ‘You’ve got somebody making $20,000 buying a $500,000 home, [...]
Marcus Santos for News
After four weeks, the ranks of the Occupy Wall Street protesters in Zuccotti Park show no sign of shrinking.
The Occupy Wall Street protesters are planning to get in the face of some of New York‘s richest tycoons on Tuesday.
A “Millionaires March” will visit the homes – or, more realistically, the gleaming marble lobbies – of five of the city’s wealthiest residents.
On the target list: NewsCorp [...]
Billionaire investor Wang Gongquan recently announced to the world that he was leaving his wife to elope with his mistress — and he did it on a Chinese microblogging site like Twitter, called Sina Weibo.
“I am giving up everything and eloping with Wang Qin,” he wrote, according to the Wall Street Journal. “I feel ashamed and so am leaving without saying goodbye. I kneel down and beg forgiveness!”
Got plans tonight? For just $38,500, you could join the estimated 60 guests, many of them Wall Street CEOs, who’ve paid top dollar to attend a fundraising dinner for Obama at the home of former Goldman Sachs CEO/former governor of New Jersey Jon Corzine.
Who’s expected to join in? A motley crew of Wall Street bigwigs, of course. Goldman’s current CEO, Lloyd Blankfein is rumored to be [...]
Why is the Federal Reserve forking over $220 million in bailout money to the wives of two Morgan Stanley bigwigs?
America has two national budgets, one official, one unofficial. The official budget is public record and hotly debated: Money comes in as taxes and goes out as jet fighters, DEA agents, wheat subsidies and Medicare, plus pensions and bennies for that great untamed socialist menace called a [...]
Move aside, Robin Hood! It’s time for Robin Geithner and Friar Bernanke…
Matt Taibbi Asks Why The Fed Gave $220 Million In Bailout Money To The Wives Of Two Morgan Stanley “Bigwigs”
“Christy and her pal Susan launched their investment initiative called Waterfall TALF. Neither seems to have any experience whatsoever in finance, beyond Susan’s penchant for dabbling in thoroughbred racehorses. But with an upfront [...]
The Revolution is alive, well and bigger than ever! The Awakening has begun! Keep spreading the word!
Ron Paul: “DonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t you think itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s rather conservative to say, Ã¢â‚¬ËœOh itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s good to follow the Constitution. Oh, except for war. Let the President go to war anytime they want.Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ We can do better with peace than with war.”
“All Empires end with financial ruin, not Military failure!”
END THE FED!!
The US is completely screwed and [...]