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Lenin would be so proud
December 05, 2018
December 5, 2018. Several governments around the world have already started buying stocks to maintain asset prices and keep the economy going. ...
What Sears’ Bankruptcy Says About Amazon’s Future
October 12, 2018
October 12, 2018. Sears was the Amazon of the 1900s. ...
Gold pile
Look at how well gold has retained its value from 1,000 years ago
October 02, 2018
October 2, 2018. This is one of the things that makes gold such an excellent hedge against political uncertainty, macroeconomic challenges, financial crises, inflation, etc. ...
The 10 most important lessons in finance from a legend in the field
September 06, 2018
September 6, 2018. You can’t predict the future. Nor can the guy who claims he can. ...
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Some thoughts on the ‘longest bull market ever’
August 24, 2018
August 24, 2018. But if you step back and really look at the big picture, there are a lot of things that might make a rational person scratch his/her head. ...
The world’s greatest investor is running out of things to buy
August 16, 2018
August 16, 2018. Said another way, Buffett has so much cash that he had to break his own, longstanding rule in order to safely deploy capital. ...
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No one has ever lost this much money in all of human history
July 26, 2018
July 26, 2018. I think today marks a MAJOR turning point for the “everything bull market” that’s been going on for ten years. ...
It’s been another tough week for Tesla…
July 13, 2018
July 13, 2018. Despite these potentially crippling allegations, Tesla’s stock price barely moved yesterday. Clearly the market doesn’t care. ...
Permit Patty calls police
Why “Permit Patty” Called the Cops on an 8-Year-Old Entrepreneur
June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018. This is a symptom of our society's "entrepreneurial decay." ...
Warren Buffett
The most successful investor in modern history is selling… here’s what it means for you
June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018. Here is the most successful investor in modern history who: 1) Didn’t buy anything in 2017; 2) Is stockpiling a mountain of cash; 3) Is now selling an asset that he would typically hold forever because another company made an absurdly high offe ...
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5 Ways Mushrooms Will Save The World
June 08, 2018
June 8, 2018. Mushrooms are eating plastic, filtering water, replacing leather, feeding the hungry, curing the sick... and we have barely even started studying them. ...
4 Common Capitalism Myths Debunked
May 17, 2018
Unlike socialism, which attempts to impose rules and institutions regardless of their conformity to human nature or desires, markets arise out of our human qualities. ...
It gets worse: Tesla now has to compete with $50,000 electric BMWs going for $54/month
May 16, 2018
As if things weren’t bad enough for beleaguered Tesla… ...
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Stagflationary Crisis: Understanding The Cause Of America’s Ongoing Collapse
May 13, 2018
These financial crises are not hard to predict... unless you're a successful mainstream economist. ...
“Bitcoin will go to $40,000 this year. . .”
May 07, 2018
Specific to Bitcoin, for example, a truly honest assessment of the core software may lead to the conclusion that it’s technologically inferior to newer tokens and coins. ...
Why Elon Musk’s bankruptcy joke on Twitter isn’t funny
April 03, 2018
Over the past four years, the company has lost $9 BILLION in negative free cash flow. ...
This is one of history’s most accurate indicators of a looming financial crisis
March 09, 2018
And on the eve of the Great Depression, multiple projects were all simultaneously competing to become the world’s tallest building, including the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, and the Manhattan Bank Trust Building (now known as the Trump Build ...
There’s always a market in crisis… you just have to look!
September 19, 2017
“You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that is it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before.” Rahm Emanuel, an American politician, was talking about politics when he said this. But he may as well have said i ...