Bill Bonner's Diary


Our Modest Contribution to “Sh*thole Theory”

BALTIMORE – We recently had our DNA checked. Unsurprisingly, it showed that we are what we thought we were – Irish, English, and Scottish. But we are something more. In addition to the Irish riffraff, English aristocracy, and Scottish bagpipers nesting in our family tree, there are, apparently, some Moors in there, too. “North African” […]

The One Secret to Thriving in 2018

Welcome to 2018. Pull up a chair and stay awhile. We all have the same questions: What awaits us...

Bonds Are Flashing a Red Alert

BALTIMORE – “Investors Prepare for Inflation,” warned the front page of The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. “Rising Treasury...

More Win-Lose Flimflam

BALTIMORE – “Tax Law’s Effect Fuels Farm Outcry,” read one Wall Street Journal headline yesterday. “A provision inserted into...

History Proves It – You Can’t Drain the Swamp

BALTIMORE – We now have a great treasure trove of historical research proving that… …you can’t drain the Swamp!...

Oprah for President?

BALTIMORE – Donald Trump has shown the way… He’s revealed the White House as the No. 1 showbiz gig....

Punched in the Face by a Dear Reader…

The men the American people admire most extravagantly are the most daring liars. – H.L. Mencken We were taken...