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Photo Auteur Why is gold mining such a crappy business?  by  Steve Saville The Speculative Investor -
That gold mining has generally been a crappy long-term investment for almost five decades is evidenced by the following chart. The chart, much of the data... Read more
Photo Auteur Extreme PM Shorting Peaks  by  Adam Hamilton Zeal Intelligence -
The world’s financial markets are changing dramatically with the Federal Reserve on the verge of ending its third quantitative-easing campaign.The Fed’s... Read more
Photo Auteur Is the Surge in Capital Goods Orders Due to Malinvestment?  by  Frank Shostak 
Orders for US non-military capital goods excluding aircraft rose by 0.6 percent in August after a 0.2 percent decline in July to stand at $73.2 billion.... Read more
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Photo AuteurLow Oil Prices Hurting U.S. Shale Operations  by
Slumping oil prices are putting pressure on U.S. drillers. The number of active rigs drilling for oil and gas fell by their most in two months, according... Read more
Photo AuteurGoodbye War On Drugs, Hello Libertarian Utopia. Dominic Frisby's Bit  by  John RubinoDollar Collapse -
Now that bitcoin has subsided from speculative bubble to functioning currency (see the price chart below), it's safe for non-speculators to explore the... Read more
Photo AuteurOil Deflation, the Saudi’s Muslim Frankenstein, and the Colder War  by  Marin KatusaCasey Research -
Deflation [dih-fley-shuhn] Economics. a fall in the general price level or a contraction of credit and available money (opposed to inflation). Source:... Read more
Photo AuteurWhy the business cycle is failing  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
Since WW2 economic theorists have posited that demand in the economy could be stimulated by a combination of deficit spending by the government and by... Read more
Are Our Markets Now Beyond Manipulation? - Jay Taylor - Kitco
“Omenland” - James Howard Kunstler  (30)
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Photo AuteurRate Hikes & Gold  by  Stewart ThomsonGraceland Updates -
Graceland Updates By Stewart Thomson1.While all “systems are go” for the precious metals sector, or at least appear that way, things are substantially... Read more
Photo AuteurPerpetual Debt Slavery  by  Jeffrey LewisSilver Coin Investor -  (5)
There is an unspoken difference between debt that is designed to be paid back and debt (disguised as perpetual flow) to finance pre-existing streams of... Read more
Photo AuteurA Brief History of World Currencies, 1949-2014  by  Nathan LewisNew World Economics -
Here's something you don't see everyday: a look at all the currencies in the world, from 1949 to 2014. We looked at currencies during the... Read more
Photo Auteur Russia's Currency Crisis: This Is So 2008!  by  Nathan LewisNew World Economics - Are you getting that “it’s kinda like 2008 again”... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Countdown to Truth  by  Jeffrey LewisSilver Coin Investor -
“The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.”-Winston ChurchillLet’s take a look at this... Read more
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Photo AuteurIndia Gold Demand Surges 450% and Bank of Russia Demand At 15 Year High  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Demand for gold continues to be robust and has indeed increased significantly in recent weeks despite gold’s most recent paper driven gold weakness. Demand... Read more
Photo AuteurComex warehouse kilobar movements  by  Bron SucheckiGoldChat -
As promised in my Monday post, below is an updated chart of kilobar movements out of Comex warehouses. You can see the clustering of withdrawals in... Read more
Photo AuteurGold reaches 1st weekly target resistance but CPI report will be Wednesday key event  by  Bill DowneyGold Trends -
Gold Daily Report ~ Oct 22, 2014 Trend Long Term ~ Bearish-Need a monthly close above 1800 to confirm the bull market final phase underway. Need a monthly... Read more
Photo AuteurFirst Swiss Gold Poll Shows Pro-Gold Side In Lead At 45%  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
The first poll of how the Swiss people will vote in the “Save Our Swiss Gold” initiative on November 30th shows that the Swiss are leaning towards voting... Read more
Photo AuteurMarket Report: Gold benefits from market uncertainty  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
The outlook for gold is now more positive than it has been for some time. After a prolonged period of low volatility as funds invested in ever-greater... Read more
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Photo AuteurWho Are The Greatest Coin Collectors?  by  Perth Mint BlogThe Perth Mint -
Numismatics is the name given to the study and collecting of coins and medals, and is derived fromnomisma,the Greek word for coin. It is probable that... Read more
Photo AuteurA Century Unique In All History  by  Philip JudgeAnglo Far-East Company -  (7)
This last century is unique in all of history, as it tells the story of the first time in all of history, that gold has been completely and officially... Read more
Photo Auteur The Virtue of Hoarding  by  George F. SmithBarbarous Relic -  (11)
Most people would admit to hoarding money only with a tinge of guilt, because to be a hoarder carries with it the suggestion of being a miser — a Scrooge.... Read more
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Photo AuteurGolden Secrets (IV) The Chinese Imperial Gold  by  Gold secrets
A third is the rumored Chinese Imperial Gold that Benjamin Fulford has claimed to have knowledge of. This treasure is so vast that Fulford's contacts has... Read more
The Practical Guide to Free-Energy Devices - Alternative Energies - Free Energy
Thomas Paine on Paper Money - Thomas Paine - Mises
Growing Use of Molybdenum in Automobiles - Molybdenum - Thompson Creek
Are Diamonds Really Forever? - Diamonds -
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Photo AuteurWorthless Trillion Dollar Paper  by  Mike HewittDollar Daze -  (7)
In 2009 Zimbabwe announced that it will issue a new set of notes which will include a 10 trillion, 20 trillion, 50 trillion and 100 trillion denomination.... Read more
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American Gold Eagle 1 OzeBay$ 1,243.32$ 1,312.50+5.6%
American Eagle $5 1/10 OzeBay$ 124.32$ 141.75+14.0%
Gold Bar 1 Oz eBay$ 1,243.32$ 1,575.88+26.7%
American Silver Eagle 1 OzeBay$ 17.16$ 27.23+58.6%
Morgan dollareBay$ 13.29$ 23.50+76.9%
Silver Maple Leaf 1 OzeBay$ 17.16$ 24.60+43.3%
Peace DollareBay$ 13.29$ 22.75+71.2%
Half DollareBay$ 6.20$ 719.66+11,506.1%
Silver QuarterseBay$ 3.10$ 3.50+12.9%
Silver DimeseBay$ 1.22--
Panda 1 OzeBay$ 17.20$ 36.62+112.9%
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Goldcorp chief says Asian buying will support price of gold Chris Powell
Big nations snub Beijing bank launch after US lobbying Chris Powell
SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Pause, Consolidation, and Infamy Jesse
Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Consolidation Day and Tragedy In Canada Jesse
Barron interviewed on 'peak gold,' mining costs, and Swiss referendum Chris Powell
Currency wars are back: 'Export your deflation to someone else' Chris Powell
Koos Jansen: It's official -- China's gold demand in 2013 was 2,199 tonnes Chris Powell
Top bullion consumer China works on first gold forwards, options Chris Powell
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Photo AuteurStock Rally Faces Important Test  by  Chris CiovaccoCiovacco capital -
Earnings Help Revive Equity Interest The market has been looking for some good news. While IBM had a big miss Monday, the overall picture for earnings... Read more
Forex Trading Alert: USD/CAD - At Crossroads - Przemyslaw Radomski CFA - SunshineProfits
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Photo Auteur The Fascist Threat  by  Lew RockwellLewRockwell -  (30)
Everyone knows that the term fascist is a pejorative, often used to describe any political position a speaker doesn’t like. There isn’t anyone around who... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe Fed's Hands Are Tied Unless the Market Crashes  by  Phoenix CapitalGains, Pains and Capital -
The markets have a major problem. That problem, simply put, is that QE ends this month. QE has been the driving force for the stock market since 2008.... Read more
Photo AuteurHow Can You Have a Recovery Without Jobs Creators?  by  Phoenix CapitalGains, Pains and Capital -
One of the items overlooked by the MSM regarding the dismal economic “recovery” of the last five years is the complete decimation of the self-employed. There... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Problem With Letting Academics Run the Economy  by  Phoenix CapitalGains, Pains and Capital -
There is a common adage that “book learning” is not the same as “street smarts.” In the case of economics PhDs like Janet Yellen, we could adapt this to... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Death Rattle of Europe’s Statist Dream  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -  (5)
Europe’s all-too-predictable relapse into recession is gathering force, threatening not only the pipe dream of economic and political unity, but eroding... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Death Rattle of Europe’s Statist Dream  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -
Europe’s all-too-predictable relapse into recession is gathering force, threatening not only the pipe dream of economic and political unity, but eroding... Read more
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The “Volatility” Fallacy Andy Hoffman
US Airdrops Load of Weapons ... Mish
Saxo Bank CIO Jakobsen Predicts Another "Shock Drop" in Markets; Addicted to Cheap Money Mish
 McDonald's Vows Fresh Thinking After Net Income Declines 30%; Mish Offers Some Advice Mish
McDonald's Vows Fresh Thinking After Revenues Decline 30%; Mish Offers Some Advice Mish
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Photo AuteurIs Gold as Dead as Florida Hurricanes?  by  Dennis MillerCasey Research -
It’s been over 3,280 days since a hurricane hit Florida. As hurricane season comes to a close next month, only Mother Nature knows how long the streak... Read more
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