Tag Archives: Great Depression

Dozens of Survival Articles from Beans Bullets Bullion and Bible

Reading time: 150 words, a few seconds PLUS web-linked articles Click here for Dozens of Survival Articles from “Beans Bullets Bullion and Bible” Note: it takes a while to open. If you’re concerned about the you-know-what hitting the fan and … Continue reading

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Canada Collapsing

Reading time: 5,000 words, 12 to 20 minutes excluding graphs Global financial contagion has begun to infect Canada and it is becoming more evident in many different areas: 1) Increasing Unemployment 2) Bursting housing bubble 3) GDP falling 4) Debt … Continue reading

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Baltic Dry Index Crash Alert

Reading time: 1,642 words, 4 to 7 minutes Regular readers know that one of the important gauges I rely on is the Baltic Dry Index to forecast the health of the global economy. The Baltic Dry Index tracks world-wide shipping … Continue reading

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Collapse Update December 2011

Reading time: 4,546 words, 11 to 18 minutes I was going to write an update for December but there isn’t much to say that hasn’t already been said. The good news is I’ve finished my Christmas shopping so I plan … Continue reading

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Alert: China Crash

Reading time: 670 words, 1.5 to 2.5 minutes The China boom is ending and will impact the global economy. The news coming out of China indicates the Chinese economy is slowing down. China’s 2009 stimulus spawned excessive speculation in construction … Continue reading

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U.S. Electile Dysfunction

Reading time: 1021 words, 2.5 to 4 minutes Someone finally came up with a name to describe the American 2012 election: Electile Dysfunction: the inability to become aroused over any of the choices for President put forth by either party … Continue reading

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What Good is a University Education?

Reading time: 1,321 words, 3 to 5 minutes An interesting meme (social theme) is emerging lately questioning the value of a university education. Admittedly, there have always been questions about this but; the issue has taken on greater importance lately. … Continue reading

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Collapse Update – June, 2011

Tumultuous Summer Ahead “I’m convinced the US government will go bankrupt, but not tomorrow. Before they go bankrupt, they’ll print money, and then you’ll get very high inflation rates. Then you get a depression with high inflation. Then eventually they’ll … Continue reading

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So whadya expect during the collapse of western civilization

            Forty years ago, I used to say this as a joke, “So whadya expect during the collapse of western civilization?” About ten years later, it wasn’t quite so funny anymore because I began to see the consequences of Nixon’s … Continue reading

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America: Banana Republic

      I date the beginning of out current economic woes three years ago – to the collapse of two of Bear Sterns’ hedge funds although, as you’ll read below, the slide actually started with the infamous terrorist attack on 9 … Continue reading

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