Is Marine Le Pen The French Donald Trump?

Submitted by Louis Rouanet via The Mises Institute, It seems fashionable nowadays to compare Donald Trump to Marine Le Pen or the Trump movement to...

Dallas Mayor Admits Police Pension Pushing City Toward "Fan Blades Of Municipal Bankruptcy"

  A few months ago we wrote that the Dallas Police and Fire Pension Fund was on the verge of collapse after a series of...

Is Obama's World A Utopian Myth?

Submitted by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, Speaking in Greece on his valedictory trip to Europe as president, Barack Obama struck a familiar theme: “(W)e are going...

A "Big Problem" Emerges For Trump's Economic Plan

Last week, when looking at the divergence between Donald Trump's proposed fiscal plan to "make America great again" on the back of an unprecedented...

2 Year Treasury Prices At Highest Yield Since 2009, And It Could Have Been...

In light of the recent surge in shorts across the curve, which as the table below shows has pushed repo rates deep into special...

Cable Slides As British PM May Confirms No Extension Of Brexit Process

Following this morning's chaotic spike higher in cable, the currency pair du jour is falling back quickly following comments from British PM Theresa May...

Fake-Alien-Invasion-Proposing Paul Krugman Now Worried About "Quality" Of Trump's Spending

Submitted by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Paul Krugman, a die-hard Keynesian who recently proposed faking an invasion of space aliens to stimulate the economy, is...

Rand Corp. Blasts ‘Truth Decay’ – Wants Facts Determined by Appropriate Leaders

Via The Daily Bell Rand Corp. Blasts ‘Truth Decay’ – Wants Facts Determined by Appropriate Leaders ‘Truth Decay’ Makes Facts Subjective and Polarization More Extreme …...

Brace For A Year Of "Peak Everything, Big Rotations" – Here Is BofA's Guide...

Over the past year, Bank of America's chief investment strategist Michael Hartnett has often repeated that when looking at the "transforming word", one core...

The Clownery of the Shippers Continues, as $DRYS and Others Get Annihilated

There was never a reason for these bastards to run higher in the first place, given that there are hordes of zombie dry bulkers...

What Will Trump Do About The Fed, The Debt Ceiling, And Trade: His Key...

One of the biggest open questions troubling Wall Street traders (and everyone else) in addition to which of his close allies (and in the...

British Pound Soars After Theresa May Softens Her Stance on BREXIT… Again

In what can only be described as a pattern, Theresa May softened her stance on BREXIT today, in her strongest rhetoric to date --...

The Age Of Disintegration: Political Disunity And Elites At War

Submitted by Charles Hugh-SMith via OfTwoMinds blog, In this war of the rising and fading elites, there is no common ground or incentive to compromise....

Russia Deploys Nuclear Missiles In Retaliation To NATO "Threats"

While the detente between Russia and US president-elect Donald Trump could not have come at a more tense time, the Kremlin appears to be...

Traders Are Now 100% Sure The Fed Hikes Rates In December

You better not let us down again Janet... Rate Hikes are now 100% priced in...   Because the economy is doing so well... ...