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This weekend the mainstream media is reporting that ‘Germany’s Merkel cannot afford to bail out Deutsche Bank‘, to which we say, yeah no kidding. The $75 Trillion in derivatives on Deutsche bank’s books are sinking the bank like the Titanic, and the situation is terminal. Jim Sinclair and Bill […]

Central Bankers Transition Into The Next Currency Is Almost Complete

from X22 Report:

Episode 1075a

Why Are Central Banks Buying Mining Stocks?

from SOT:

Who are Worse Liars, Central Bankers or Politicians?

by Andy Hoffman, Miles Franklin:

There’s something to be said for provocative titles – and certainly, today’s will draw attention above and beyond the usual truth seeker. That said, it was the obvious choice, as it was the only way to properly connect the parallel topics I intend to discuss, spanning the political, […]

Something For Nothing (Remix)

from AnotherBoringWeek :

RemixCreated by DJ Icon, Dane Britt and J1



Gold and silver mining companies are enjoying a resurgence in 2016 as their stocks attract deep pocketed Wall Street money. The trend is clear, the best precious metal mining companies have the potential to compound the returns of the rising prices of gold and silver, by many multiples. Bryan Slesarchuk, […]

The Dollar is Going to be Kicked Off its Perch — Rob Kirby

from Greg Hunter:

Why I Think there Will Be a “Dollar Panic”

from Wolf Street:

Please remember this warning when you go to the ATM to get cash — and there is none.

While we were thinking about what was really going on with today’s strange new money system, a startling thought occurred to us. Our financial system could take a surprising and catastrophic twist that […]

Federal Reserve Tries Wizardry to Cure Derivatives Problem

by Pam Martens and Russ Martens, Wall St On Parade:

Yesterday, the Federal Reserve held a public board meeting to propose two new Byzantine rules to prevent another 2008-style financial contagion on Wall Street and potential crash of the U.S. economy. Unfortunately, the details brought images of the curtain scene from the Wizard of […]

Will NIRP Cause a Systemic Event?

from GoldSeek:

Are Central Bankers delusional?

Over the weekend, Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, penned a piece defending the ECB’s policies from the criticism that NIRP hurts savers.

The first paragraph reveals, quite clearly, just how lost the ECB is regarding the efficacy of its policies.

Is the ECB […]

What the Heck is Going on With the Dollar and “Fear?”

from Wolf Street:

“Speculators are losing faith.”

Gold jumped 2.2% on Friday to $1,294.90 an ounce. It’s up nearly 5% for the week and hit the highest price since January 2015.

Silver rose 1.7% on Friday to $17.80 an ounce. During the day, it kissed the highest price since January 2015. It has jumped 15% […]

The ‘Terror Management Squad’ & Unusual Forecasts — Jim Willie

from perpetualassets:

[Here’s PART 2] We discuss current events, geopolitics, the precious metals breakout, unusual forecasts, and more. The western word has gone broke, and added fuel to the fire over the last 5 years. Jim believes deficits will force bail ins and that the IRA, 401k, pension marketplace will be the target.We have […]

When Interest Rates Rise Violently The Whole Entire World Will Collapse In Unison: Michael Pento

from X22 Report Spotlight:

Taking the petro out of the dollar

by Alasdair Macleod, Gold Money:

Saudi Arabia has been in the news recently for several interconnected reasons. Underlying it all is a spendthrift country that is rapidly becoming insolvent.

While the House of Saud remains strongly resistant to change, a mixture of reality and power-play is likely to dominate domestic politics in the coming years, […]

Gold, Silver, and the US Dollar: 1792-1971

from GoldSeek:

In today’s musing, I review the history of gold, silver, and fiat currency as money in the United States of America. I document how various wars, panics and depressions, Congressional acts, and executive orders have affected the US dollar prices of precious metals and resulting gold-silver ratios.

This musing covers the period […]

Economy Rotten-Like Apple Sales, Russia US Moving Towards Conflict, MSM Unfair to Trump

from USAWatchdog:

The economy is rotten just like Apple iPhone sales numbers.

For the first time in 10 years, Apple reported its first quarterly sales drop for their popular iPhone. No, it’s not the end of the world, but it’s a sign there is trouble in the economy. Sure, Facebook beat its earnings […]


from The Burning Platform:

Ben S. Bernanke, the former Fed chairman turned capital-introduction professional for Pimco, keeps his hand in the policy-making game with periodic blog posts. He’s out with a new one about “helicopter money,” the phrase connoting the idea that, in a deflationary crisis, the government could drop currency from the skies […]