Past Articles


A Scary Admission by a Top Central Banker

Dear Diary, We hardly know where to begin. There are so many people to laugh at... and so little time. We can't laugh at them all. So, we'll have to take our best laugh. And that must be a laugh at Janet Yellen. There are many reasons to laugh at poor Ms. Yellen. But time is limited, and so...

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Don’t Mistake This Phony “Recovery” for the Real Thing

A trifecta of disappointment last week... First, the inflation number came down the track faster than expected. Then GDP...

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Corrupt Money

This week was spent reacting to two pieces of new information. First, the official annual rate of consumer price...

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Janet Yellen Is Wrong About Inflation

Janet Yellen has dismissed rising inflation figures. They were "noisy," she said. She didn't like the sound of them....

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Why I’m Steering Clear of US Stocks

Not much market action on Friday. With a VIX reading of just under 11, a remarkable tranquility has settled...

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Fed Policies Are Dangerous Claptrap… Here’s Why…

When we left off yesterday, we promised to take up an important theme on the morrow. The morrow is...