RSS
 


Archive for July, 2010

Mandelman on American Propaganda: Debt is Good! and the New CHASE OPTIONS CARD Theme Song is “It’s MAGIC!”

30 Jul

It is TOO funny that this article came out on Mandelman Matters today… We just came across the newest Chase ad last night online in between snippets of a Hulu broachcast… and we have been trying to figure out how to get it on the web site in a video – The new advert includes [...]

 
No Comments

Posted in Blog

 

Washington’s Blog: These Mainstream Economists are Congratulating Themselves on Having ‘Ended the Great Recession’ – Really? Really!

30 Jul

This is one of our favorite sites (Washington’s Blog) and we have to admit we nearly fell on the floor laughing at the idea that the Bush and Obama Administrations have ‘ended the recession’! Guess we should all be saying ‘thank you’ about now? uh huh. This little quote here is enough to leave us [...]

 
No Comments

Posted in Blog

 

KABOOM! Stop Foreclosure Fraud Site Breaks Story on Latest CLASS ACTION FILING Against MERS Attorneys and Founding Firms

30 Jul

We’ve been saying for some time now that there is a lot more coming than what we have seen on the legal front in this foreclosure disaster – and we are thrilled to see not only that it is starting to show up, but that it is beign done by people who really ‘get it’ [...]

 

Excellent Piece on Fed Economists Ruinous to US Economy

29 Jul

This very amusing piece on the Fed Economist’s essay chiding all of us that only PhD Economists could have anything meaningful to say about macro economics… If you haven’t seen the piece, or this lovely response by Graham, enjoy and read on… Graham Summers – The Stinging Critique of a Worker Bee from Nathan’s Economic [...]

 
No Comments

Posted in Blog

 

MyBudget360: The Imploding Banks – No Support for Non TBTFs, FDIC Sees 1000 More Banks Failing

29 Jul

Here is the latest on the bank closings across the US – more and more banks failing across the US… FDIC flashes SOS – 1,000 bank failures before recession is over – FDIC not too far away from tapping into U.S. Treasury $500 billion taxpayer lifeline. Georgia leads the pack with 40 bank failures since [...]

 
 

Max Keiser on Synthetic Markets and False Price Signals – a Captured Market

29 Jul

Max explains the Markets as Holograms – Well, what can we expect when nothing is real and it’s all ‘make believe’ out there? As usual, Max makes it simple and clear, and he is not wrong – now what? Max Keiser Presents “Keiser Report” for Russia Today Posted: July 27, 2010 11:35 AM BIO Become [...]

 

Scary Scenarios: Looking More Closely at China; Richard Smith on nakedcapitalism

28 Jul

This is one of those pieces that has the power to rock your world or leave you shaking your head thinking ‘no… not really.’  either way, it’s a serious and potentially seriously dark portent of what is to come. Which means it’s important to know. On the other hand, what this piece points out is [...]

 
No Comments

Posted in Blog

 

US Spending: Has Anyone Noticed Where the Money is Going?

27 Jul

This interesting chart from ritholtz.com web site shows what no one seems to want to talk about: the military spending is off the charts compared to everything else – but no one seems to talk about that… How many nation states of history were destroyed by profligate overseas military spending? Oh. Wasn’t that.. ALL of [...]

 

Max and Stacy on Bernanke’s Testimony to Congress, a Collapsing Economy and More…

27 Jul

Max and Stacy take a look at current events from Benernake’s testimony to Black Swan Insurance, pension funds to social security and more…

 

Thanks, Mandelman, for Letting us Know Just How Much We’ve Spent… and How Broke We Really Are…

26 Jul

Hey Y’all! Aint it great to know we have the power to spend 3.7 Trillion to help the Banksters…  Isn’t it great to know how wealthy we all are? Oh, er, we mean, isn’t it great that we are all this far down the ledger sheet and we didnt’ even know it… Mandelman puts it [...]