March 14, 2022 7:40 pm

Just As All Hope Seemed Lost, China Reports Miraculously Good Economic Data

Just As All Hope Seemed Lost, China Reports Miraculously Good Economic Data

Going into Tuesday, all hope seemed lost in China.

First, China reported a whopping 5,154 new covid cases (3,507 new local confirmed Covid cases and 1,647 asympto…

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March 14, 2022 7:40 pm

USAF Issues Solicitation For Development Of “Mayhem” Hypersonic Missile 

USAF Issues Solicitation For Development Of “Mayhem” Hypersonic Missile 

The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) published a solicitation for a $334 million hypersonic demonstrator missile contract with proposals by defense companies…

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March 14, 2022 7:20 pm

China, Oil, & The Ukraine War

China, Oil, & The Ukraine War

Authored by Peter Zeihan via Zeihan.com,

Russia is finding it increasingly difficult to sell its oil in Europe and other traditional markets, as a mixture of sanctions, market pressures and consumer choice ar…

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March 14, 2022 7:00 pm

Foxconn In Talks To Build $9 Billion Factory In Saudi Arabia

Foxconn In Talks To Build $9 Billion Factory In Saudi Arabia

Dear liberals: Pretty soon, your iPhone could be assembled in a country where homosexuality is punishable by death, and religious dissidents are sometimes beheaded.

In what coul…

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March 14, 2022 6:46 pm

The Bond Market Is Screaming Stagflation

The Bond Market Is Screaming Stagflation

By DataTrek Research

Topic #1: Market-based expectations for future US inflation have broken out to new highs in the last 10 days. Using data from the TIPS (Treasury Inflation Protected Securities)…

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March 14, 2022 6:40 pm

US Rushes MANPADS To Ukraine, Downplays Risks

US Rushes MANPADS To Ukraine, Downplays Risks

Authored by Jason Ditz via AntiWar.com,

Anti-tank missiles were the centerpiece of western arms shipments to Ukraine earlier in the war. New indications are that the focus is shifting to shoul…

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March 14, 2022 6:20 pm

“This Could Lead To The Start Of WWIII” – Trump Slams Biden Over Ukraine Conflict

“This Could Lead To The Start Of WWIII” – Trump Slams Biden Over Ukraine Conflict

President Trump took the stage Saturday night during a rally in Florence, South Carolina where he warned that the Russian invasion into Ukraine could lead t…

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March 14, 2022 6:00 pm

Hedge Funds Liquidate Oil Positions At A Near-Record Pace Amid Extreme Volatility

Hedge Funds Liquidate Oil Positions At A Near-Record Pace Amid Extreme Volatility

By John Kemp, Senior Energy Market Analyst at Reuters

Investors slashed bullish bets on oil last week as prices surged to multi-year highs, the economic out…

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March 14, 2022 5:40 pm

China Orders 51 Million Into Lockdown As COVID Numbers Spike

China Orders 51 Million Into Lockdown As COVID Numbers Spike

Beijing is learning the hard way that its “COVID Zero” approach toward combating the virus is having serious drawbacks. For example, while the US and Europe continue to roll back…

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March 14, 2022 5:20 pm

Shellenberger: Why We Will Save California (And Why Newsom Doesn’t Care)

Shellenberger: Why We Will Save California (And Why Newsom Doesn’t Care)

Authored by Michael Shellenberger via Substack,

Like a lot of Californians, I have a full and happy life. My wife and I own a home in the Berkeley Hills from which w…

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March 14, 2022 5:00 pm

1MDB Mastermind Jho Low Looted $1.4 Billion From Goldman-Backed Bond Deals

1MDB Mastermind Jho Low Looted $1.4 Billion From Goldman-Backed Bond Deals

The latest news from the trial of Goldman banker Roger Ng revealed how money from 1MDB, the Malaysian sovereign wealth fund at the center of one of Southeast Asia’s…

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March 14, 2022 4:40 pm

Malthusianism, Prometheanism, & The Hyper-Bitcoinized World To Come

Malthusianism, Prometheanism, & The Hyper-Bitcoinized World To Come

Via Cathedra.com,

2021 Letter to Shareholders

Dear Fellow Shareholders of Cathedra Bitcoin Inc:

In 1798, a British economist was concerned that the incessant increase i…

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March 14, 2022 4:20 pm

Kremlin Responds To US Claim Putin “Frustrated” Over Ukraine Operation, Says Military Was Told ‘Avoid Storming Major Cities’

Kremlin Responds To US Claim Putin “Frustrated” Over Ukraine Operation, Says Military Was Told ‘Avoid Storming Major Cities’

Ukrainian presidential adviser Mykhailo Podolyak indicated Monday that the fourth round of Ukraine-Russia negotiat…

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March 14, 2022 4:00 pm

Almost 40% Of Americans Would Rather Flee Than Defend The US; New Poll Finds

Almost 40% Of Americans Would Rather Flee Than Defend The US; New Poll Finds

Authored by Jonathan Turley,

In World War II, Winston Churchill famously declared that “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so fe…

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