Month: October 2018

zerohedge October 31, 2018

Authored by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “As nightfall does not come at once, neither does oppression. In both instances, there is a twilight when everything remains seemingly unchanged. And it is in such twilight that we all must be most aware of change in the air – however slight – lest we become […]

zerohedge October 31, 2018

Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, The refusal of the Democratic Party and the military/security complex to accept the results of the 2016 US presidential election and the misuse of their positions of power to prevent Donald Trump from exercising presidential powers is a revolutionary step, well described by Angelo Codevilla here: In 2010, Claremont Institute […]

zerohedge October 31, 2018

Authored by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning, The great Chinese growth slowdown has been proceeding in stages for the past two years. The reason is simple. Much of China’s “growth” (about 25% of the total) has consisted of wasted infrastructure investment in ghost cities and white elephant transportation infrastructure. That investment was financed with […]

zerohedge October 30, 2018

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis has called for a ceasefire in the Yemen civil war within 30 days, reports AFP.  “We want to see everybody around a peace table based on a ceasefire, based on a pullback from the border & then based on ceasing dropping of bombs…you can’t say we’re going to do it […]

zerohedge October 30, 2018

Via PlanetFreeWill.com, James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas is at it again, exposing another Democratic candidate’s efforts to conceal their progressive, left-wing beliefs and intentions to capture moderate votes. After exposing the deceptive nature of Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskilland her campaign staff, who were concealing their Obamaesque liberal politics in hopes of attracting moderate voters, Project Veritas has done […]

zerohedge October 30, 2018

Last weekend we reported that “the world’s most bearish hedge fund”, Horseman Global, had charted a specific path to trade the coming bear market, and it went through one commodity – oil, and one industry – shale. As Clark wrote in his most recent Market View letter, data from the EIA, price action of stocks, […]

zerohedge October 30, 2018

Authored by Matthew Penza via Campus Reform, Princeton University’s Undergraduate Student Government (USG) issued a checklist to students on Thursday to ensure that their Halloween costumes fostered an “inclusive experience for all students.” USG distributed its checklist to Princeton’s undergraduate students in an email obtained by Campus Reform. The email contained several questions that students were to […]

zerohedge October 30, 2018

Demand concerns and contagion from equity carnage continue to weigh on WTI (overwhelming fears about supply disruptions in Iran and Venezuela) as it tested a $65 handle again today. API reported a bigger than expected 5.69mm crude build, the sixth weekly rise in inventories in a row, as Gasoline and Distillates drewdown. API Crude +5.69mm […]

zerohedge October 30, 2018

Exactly three months ago, with its stock trading at $218, or 50% higher than where it is now, Facebook shocked Wall Street with a second-quarter revenue miss and a warning that growth would slow while profits shrank as spending rose which sent its stock crashing more than 20%, wiping out $132 billion in market cap […]