Past Articles


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 newspapers and TV channels all reported the Dow 15,000 story as though it were just a stepping-stone on the way to 16,000... or 20,000... or 30,000. Heck, the sky's the limit!

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Fed Fail

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

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The End of the Road

US stocks are turning down this morning, following news that private-sector job growth in the US slowed the most...