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What's Happening...

01/02/11 - Clark & Dawe (YouTube) - Bit dated, but funny overview of the Euro debt issue

12/30/2010 - James Turk (KWN) - Gold to $2000 / Silver $50 in 2011.  Another Leihman ?

12/29/2010 - John Williams (Radio Liberty)

12/28/2010 - Charles Biderman (YouTube) - Money continually going out of the market, but it keeps going up?

12/19/2010 - More Jim Rickards - Excellent overview of current economic situation and what to expect moving forwards plus good history lesson

12/12/2010 - Central Banks & Gold (Jim Rickards)

11/12/2010 - Jim Sinclair - Gold to Swing $100 to $300 in a Day (KWN)

11/10/2010 - KWN Source - Asian Buyers Have Silver Shorts Checkmated (KWN) - Very good for the metal

11/10/2010 - 27th Consecutive Week Of Domestic Fund Outflows (ZH) - More ??

11/04/2010 - KWN Source Confirms Goldman Sachs Long Gold for Years (KWN) - Silver squeeze coming?

11/04/2010 - Fed annouces $600B in treasury purchases / US jobless claims turn higher / Stocks up - Complete disconnect between market and economy?

10/20/2010 - Jim Rickards - Foreclosure Gate - Bankbailouts Next Year ? (KWN)

10/17/2010 - James Turk on The Financial Sense Newshour with Jim Puplava 15 Oct 2010 (Youtube)

10/16/2010 - The Second Leg Down of America’s Death Spiral (Explanation of Mortgage Backed Securities Problem)

08/18/2010 - Felix Zulauf: Up Close And Personal -- An Interview With Barry Ritholtz (Business Insider)

08/16/2010 - Only 200 Years of Credit Inflation ? (Matterhorn Investment)

08/13/2010 - Federal Reserve Debt Monetization Explained (

08/13/2010 - Is a Crash Coming? 10 Reasons to Be Cautious (Yahoo Finance)

08/10/2010 - Matthew Simmons, Peak Oil Theory Advocate, Dies at 67 (Update4) (Bloomberg) - A sad end to the tale

08/09/2010 - Matt Simmons Has Died Of A Heart Attack (Zero Hedge) - Very sad

08/07/2010 - Disaster that never was: Why claims that BP created history's worst oil spill may be the most cynical spin campaign ever - Huh, where's the oil?

08/06/2010 - Japan: America's Lost Decade (National Inflation Association)

08/03/2010 - Look How Much The GLD ETF Dominates The Gold Market (Business Insider)

08/01/2010 - "It's Not A Market, It's An HFT 'Crop Circle' Crime Scene" - Further Evidence Of Quote Stuffing Manipulation By HFT (Zero Hedge)

07/30/2010 - CHART OF THE DAY: A Few More Quarters Like This, And Growth Will Be Finished (Business Insider)

07/30/2010 - John Williams interview with 29 July 2010 (Miningstocktalk) - Understanding the basis for a potential hyperinflation

07/29/2010 - It's Hard To Believe, But Money Still Hasn't Come Back Into Major Stock Markets (Business Insider) - Validates Charles Biderman

07/29/2010 - SEC Says New Financial Regulation Law Exempts it From Public Disclosure (Fox News) - Wow

07/28/2010 - Jim Rickards - An Examination Of What Worked For The Roman Empire (King World News) - Part1, Part 2

07/27/2010 - Gold Community Will Not Make The Most Profit On Gold’s Rise (JSMineSet) - Gold about to head north again?

07/27/2010 - Ahmadinejad says expects U.S. to attack MidEast soon (Yahoo News) - War coming soon?

07/26/2010 - Jim Rogers: The Stress Tests Were A Huge PR Gimmick And Now More Problems Are Coming (BusinessInsider)

07/25/2010 - LBMA Closes Off Public Access To Key Bullion Bank Trading Data (ZeroHedge)

07/25/2010 - Charles Biderman - Market Floating On Free Money Fumes? (YouTube)

07/23/2010 - Riskiet Market Ever ? - Charles Biderman (YouTube)

07/21/2010 - Scientists Warn Gulf Of Mexico Sea Floor Fractured Beyond Repair Video confirms it (CNN)

07/21/2010 - Bernanke Says Fed Is Prepared to Act as Needed (Bloomberg) - Oh boy, is that inflation I see on the horizon...

07/21/2010 - Matthew Simmons: "We've Now Killed The Gulf Of Mexico" (Business Insider)

07/20/2010 - Chinese Central Bank Warns Of 'Relatively Large' Property Collapse This Year Read (Business Insider)

07/18/2010 - Watch This Video Before You Go Swimming On The Gulf Coast (Business Insider)

07/16/2010 - Double-Dip Days (Project Syndicate)

07/16/2010 - Mining Stock Talk Interviews Robert Ian

07/15/2010 - Empty Store Shelves Coming to America (Inflation US)

07/14/2010 - Will Sprott's Brand New Physical Silver Trust Become JPMorgan's Biggest Nightmare? (ZeroHedge)

07/14/2010 - Exclusive: Second Whistleblower Emerges - A Deep Insider's Walkthru To Silver Market Manipulation (ZeroHedge, 4/13/10)

07/13/2010 - HS Dent July Update (YouTube) - Look to sell stocks (and short the market).  Dent is very bearish on the stock market.

07/13/2010 - Intel Just Turned In Another Monster Quarter (Business Insider) - This should help this rally !

07/09/2010 - Pending Home Sales Have Crashed To Record Lows, Prices To Follow (Business Insider)

07/08/2010 - MAP OF THE DAY: The Unemployment Situation Still Looks Horrific (Business Insider)

07/03/2010 - Illinois Stops Paying Its Bills... (NY Times)

06/30/2010 - With $1 Trillion In Loans, The ECB Is The Biggest Guarantor Of European Banks (ZeroHedge)

06/24/2010 - Evans-Pritchard Announces Fed Contemplating $5 Trillion QE Expansion (ZeroHedge)

06/24/2010 - Guide To Gold Pin Risk (Discussing on Options Trading) (ZeroHedge)

06/19/2010 - Interactive Oil Spill Map (ZeroHedge)

06/18/2010 - Guest Post: Extend & Pretend: A Matter Of National Security (ZeroHedge) - Potential Path For Govt Nationalization of Monetary Assets

06/18/2010 - Gold Hits $1260 !

06/17/2010 - NIA Releases 2010 U.S. Inflation Report (National Inflation Association)- Makes a Very Compelling Case for Silver (and also Gold)

06/09/2010 - Here's Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Gold But Were Afraid To Ask (Business Insider)

06/04/2010 - Graph of Job Losses vs. Other Recessions (Business Insider)

06/03/2010 - Fantastic Overview Of China And Its Death Grip On Rare Earth Metals Read (Business Insider)

06/03/2010 - ING: Here's What's Really Going On In Europe Read (Business Insider)

06/02/2010 - US Mint Out Of Not Only Silver But Gold American Eagles As Well (ZeroHedge)

06/01/2010 - Greece urged to give up euro (Times Online)

05/28/2010 - New Home Sales Set to Plunge in Former Bubble Markets (Bloomberg)

05/28/2010 - Italy Is About To Be Smashed By A Wave Of Debt Maturities Worse Than Greece (Business Insider)

05/28/2010 - Australia Now in a Real Estate Bubble? (Business Insider)

05/28/2010 - Hugh Hendry's Slams Economist Jeffrey Sachs: I Would Recommend You Stop Going Skiing And Panic (Business Insider) - Great video debate at the bottom

05/28/2010 - Credit rating cut deals blow to Spain (Yahoo Finance)

05/28/2010 - Felix Zulauf of Zulauf Asset Management AG  (King World News) - Interesting overview of the world economy.  Will this be how the things finally come to a head?

05/27/2010 - All This Stuff About The Money Supply Collapse Is Not Just Sensationalism, It's Serious (Business Insider)

05/27/2010 - Easy Money, Hard Truths (NYT)

05/26/2010 - Is Gold the Next Bubble? (Yahoo Finance)

05/26/2010 - Shanghai Property Prices Collapse (Business Insider)

05/26/2010 - Delta Global's Pento Sees `Double-Dip Recession' in U.S. (Bloomberg)

05/26/2010 - Big Banks Still Manipulating Numbers To Make You Think They're Safer And Better Than They Are (Yahoo Finance) - and if they reinstate mark to market...

05/24/2010 - Is Your Money Safe? Big Banks Are the "Riskiest," Prechter Says (Yahoo Finance)

05/24/2010 - U.S. military told to get ready in Korea standoff (MSNBC)

05/22/2010 - What Quantitative Easing Is... (Business Insider)

05/21/2010 - April mass layoffs rise led by manufacturing (Reuters) - Eeeeekkss

05/21/2010 - FDIC: 'Problem' Banks at 775 (WSJ)

05/20/2010 - Germany's 'desperate' short ban triggers capital flight to Switzerland ( - Trouble in Europe

05/20/2010 - Dow Slumps 3.6%: "We Are On Schedule for a Very, Very Long Bear Market," Prechter Says (Yahoo Finance)

05/20/2010 - Global Stocks Ablaze, Dow Tumbles: EU Officials Fiddle as Euro Burns (Yahoo Finance) - Beginning of Bear Market?

05/19/2010 - The Greek Tragedy Is Just a Sneak Preview of What's Coming to Washington Read more (Business Insider)

05/19/2010 - Gold Prices Sink as Investors Go for Cash (Yahoo Finance) - Looks like we'll have a pullback

05/19/2010 - The May 6th Crash A Waterfall Event (Business Insider) - Take a deep breath before reading

05/18/2010 - China About to Enter Recession? (Business Insider)

05/18/2010 - National Inflation Association Reestablishes Charts Page

05/18/2010 - Dow Theorist Richard Russell: Sell Everything Liquid...

05/18/2010 - Inside the Collapse (60 Minutes)

05/18/2010 - Strategic Default - 1 Million Americans Walk Away From Their Homes (60 Minutes)

05/18/2010 - $20 Billion - First Round of ECB Monetization (wsj)

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5/14/2010 - Volcker: The Euro Is on the Brink of Extinction

5/13/2010 - National Inflation Association releases "Meltup" - a video about the expectation for coming inflation

5/13/2010 - Concerns about Paper Gold (

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5/13/2010 - Huge, Ongoing Wall Street Subsidy Allows Banks to Coin Money Every Day at Savers' Expense - Yikes !