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Monthly Archives January 2012

Man Shot and Killed. Bullet Arrested.

Posted by Tyler Watts
January 31, 2012

   Yahoo Finance writer Aaron Task told to carry water for the Fed, but instead writes an obfuscating apologia for inflationist institution. Aaron Task over at Yahoo Finance thinks he pulled a big “gotcha” on all those anti-Fed cranks out there with his article, “No, the Fed Does NOT ‘Print Money’.” What’s that, Mr. Task? […]

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No More Blood For Oil

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
January 31, 2012

Is the world (starting with Iran) beginning to prefer gold? India is the first buyer of Iranian oil to agree to pay for its purchases in gold instead of the US dollar, DEBKAfile’s intelligence and Iranian sources report exclusively.  Those sources expect China to follow suit. India and China take about one million barrels per day, […]

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Like Bugs Looking For Windshields

Posted by admin
January 30, 2012

Largest Central Banks Now Hold Over 15 Trillion in Fictitious Capital By Russ Winter01/27/2012 I could not help noticing that China’s imports from Japan fell 16.2pc in December. Imports from Taiwan fell 6.2pc. The strong yen strikes again: Honda decides to build a high-performance hybrid Acura in Ohio – instead of its home nation of […]

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Water Is Wet, and Other Breaking News

Posted by admin
January 30, 2012

Central bank policy is obscuring market values, Warsh tells Stanford audience. By: Chris Powell, Secretary/Treasurer, GATA Dear Friend of GATA and Gold: Central banks are now so heavily influencing asset prices that investors are unable to ascertain market values, former Federal Reserve Board of Governors member Kevin M. Warsh told the Stanford University Institute for […]

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Medicine, or Poison? Real Inflation to Cure the Specter of Deflation

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
January 30, 2012

by Thorsten Polleit I. The ongoing financial and economic crisis has not only stoked fears that it will end ininflation — as central banks will print up ever-greater amounts of money — but it has also given rise to a diametrically opposed concern: namely, that of deflation. For instance, in December 2011 Christine Lagarde, head of the International […]

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While You Were Reading This Headline…

Posted by Gonzalo Schwarz
January 27, 2012

…the Federal Government just added $100 to your kid’s credit card debt. If you took the time to read this sentence also, there goes another $100.  And if you ask some bureaucrat how to end this, he will tell you to either have more children (to lower the per capita debt burden), or stop reading. […]

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