Past Articles


This Former Home of Drug Kingpin Pablo Escobar Is a “Buy”

Medellín was once home to the infamous Medellín Cartel and its kingpin, Pablo Escobar. And at the end of the 1980s, it was reputed to be the most violent city in the world. But since Escobar's death, the place has changed dramatically…

Bill Bonner's Diary

Land of the Free?

Hip... hip... hooray! Let's hear it for Independence Day. We licked the British at Yorktown, Virginia, with the help...

Bill Bonner's Diary

How to Avoid the Trap of Always Wanting More

"Did the earth move for you too?" That was what the ladies of Aiken asked each other on Saturday...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Special Independence Day Edition

We're here on a bend in the Rhine river. Enjoying the 4th of July. From our hotel, we see the...