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OOPS, I spoke too soon!

Goodness! No sooner did I post my latest Collapse Update on May 30 than we were hit with a barrage of dire economic data two days later. Hey, not my fault. I don’t create it; I just report it. This … 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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The Coming Collapse of the U.S. Middle Class – Nov. 14, 2009

FYI – Elizabeth Warren, Harvard law professor gave this lecture as part of the Jefferson Memorial Lectures at the University of California, Berkeley Graduate Council entitled, “The Coming Collapse of the Middle Class: Higher Risks, Lower Rewards and a Shrinking … Continue reading

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Collapse Update – April 2009

    Disclaimer: I’m not an investment advisor and this article is for commentary only. For specific advice you should consult your own investment professional. Insanity Rules      “The study of money, above all other fields in economics, is one in which … Continue reading

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December 2008 Crash Update – Dec. 20, 2008

So much has happened lately that’s it’s difficult to know where to start. So much has happened lately that it’s difficult to keep up with all the news. There’s lots of news. Much of this will not be in the … Continue reading

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Big Brother’s stock & commodity crash – Sept. 7, 2008

Sorry for so many articles lately but, events are happening at an accelerating pace. Friday’s report from Don Coxe, BMO’s Global Financial Strategist was very interesting. Don is as old as dirt, has been around since Adam met Eve and … Continue reading

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Crash of 2007 – Economics 101

Reading time 6,837 words, 16 to 27 minutes. Bubbles burst. That’s the simple explanation of what’s happening in the financial world in 2007. A lengthy explanation involves an alphabet soup of terminology. I’ll try to make it as simple as … Continue reading

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