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

Our Last Day at the Ranch…

Our last day at the ranch was happy and sad. Life up here toughens you up. At least, that’s...

Bill Bonner's Diary

How We Nearly Died on a Narrow Mountain Pass

The source of our reputation comes from several life-threatening incidents, the most recent of which we will describe for...

Bill Bonner's Diary

How Poor Emiliano Froze to Death…

Our attempt to reach the high plains of the Andes on horseback didn’t work out as planned… We’re...

Bill Bonner's Diary

“The Last Time My Friend Tried This His Horse Dropped Dead…”

Today and tomorrow, we’ll be riding through the puna – the high-altitude desert between Argentina and Chile – with...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The ONLY Stocks You Should Be Holding Right Now

Our advice: Stay in cash, gold and stocks you won’t want to sell even if their market prices get...