Bill Bonner's Diary

World War Z

If you're a movie goer, you've probably seen trailers for Brad Pitt's zombie movie, World War Z. Pitt plays a United Nations employee forced to deal with a global zombie pandemic of epic proportions. Hollywood is picking up on a theme we've been discussing in these pages at some length...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The Phony Recovery

Not much action following the new Dow high. Not much follow-through. But no big breakdown, either. As near as...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Buffett to Bernanke: It’s Easier to Buy Than to Sell

The Dow rose another 48 points yesterday. Gold was up $24 per ounce. Nothing remarkable. Nothing illuminating, either. The...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The Real Threat to America (Is Not What You Think)

An extraordinary thing has happened... Thanks to the courage of severely depressed Americans, neither chance nor intention... neither the...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The Greatest Lie the Fed Ever Told

At the start of last week, it was widely reported that US central bankers had gone as far as...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The Greatest Wealth Transfer in History

Last night, six of us went out to dinner at one of the nicest restaurants in Salta. We ordered...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Fed Fail

Stocks and gold were slapped down yesterday. The Dow lost more than 130 points. Gold eked out a $10-per-ounce...