JP Morgan ready to pay $1 billion penalty…

According to Bloomberg at JPMorgan Chase & Co. is poised to pay close to $1 billion to resolve market manipulation investigations by U.S. authorities into its trading of metals futures and Treasury securities, according to three people with knowledge of the matter. The potential record for a settlement involving […]

Robert Kiyosaki says America headed for totalitariarism

Interesting interview with Robert Kiyosaki and David Lin (Kitco News) at on August 18.  Robert Kiyosaki says America headed for totalitarianism and wants to flee country with gold. The U.S. used to be a capitalist country, but is now becoming a Marxist society, said Robert Kiyosaki, best-selling author of […]

Spoofing or No Spoofing – That is the Question!

Thought it was funny to see the following article published about Merrill Lynch’s being fined.  Of course, there is never manipulation of any markets…is there?  What I wonder is how much money was lost due to such multi-year scheme by its precious metals traders and how will investors be ever […]

Can’t we just get along? Not! There is a wall in the way.

The government shutdown goes hand in hand with the hate for Trump. Does anyone doubt this? Doesn’t this make Trump more important than the American people in the view of the Democrats? One of the newscaster in CBS mentioned today the government workers affected by the government shutdown aren’t being […]

Climate Change- Fact and Fiction

For all we hear about climate change, what is fact and what is fiction?  Do we really know what is causing climate change (remember it used to be global warming, but the title needed to be changed because it wasn’t so appropriate any longer) and can we halt it? On […]

Who Is Buying All These U.S. Treasuries?

I find it puzzling to discern who will buy all the Treasuries needed to fund our National Debt.  I could not agree more that rates need to go up so that savings go up, rather than spending all this money that you have and the money you don’t have but […]

Gold can’t buy you food but can pay your rent!

It is ironic that so many people deny gold as a currency and argue that you can’t go to the store and buy food with it.  To a certain extent they are right, until… Just read the article below which shows how gold coins come in handy when your currency […]

How To Turn Dollars Into Pennies And Get Away With It!

Why the title of this post? Just read the article quoted below, which was titled “America Goes Full Imbecile” and was published at, and perhaps you will agree that some things just don’t make any sense. It seems our government is bent on destroying the dollar so why not […]

Whether you like Trump or not, this is too much!

A picture of a couple of children in a cage went viral.  I hope the article from goes too, so that the fields are even! The article is titled:  Caged Migrant Children Photo Goes Viral As Left Rages At Trump; Except It Happened Under Obama and here are some […]

Howard Kunstler’s Alzheimer Nation

You might not agree that America has become Alzheimer Nation, but whether or not you agree, this article by Kunstler gives plenty of food for thought… America has become Alzheimer Nation. Nothing is remembered for more than a few minutes. The news media, which used to function as a sort […]

Gold Price Volatility- Suppression, Relief or Something Else?

Some believe the Fed’s hawkish talks about interest rates caused gold to go down after yesterday’s tremendous spike ( Sunshine Profits Others that there is something else going on considering that tonnes of paper (“pretend gold“) were dumped on the futures market yesterday to control gold’s price ( Turd […] co-founder selling his bitcoin??

With all the hoopla going on about bitcoin, it is interesting to note that co-founder has said he has sold all his bitcoin, as “it’s as good as useless,” according to an interview with co-founder, Emil Oldenburg, published by Tom Turula in the Business Insider Nordic (–/). Here […]

More Mysterious Gold Trades That Trigger Price Plunge? What Else Is New?

Excerpts from an article published on Bloomberg on November 10: “Trades that moved about 4 million ounces of gold in a matter of minutes awakened the precious metal from its slumber.” … “We didn’t see any headlines, any news to make gold drop $10, but it just did,” Miguel Perez-Santalla, […]

Something Different Is Happening with Gold and Silver and It Is Not Bitcoin

According to Dave Kranzler’ article in Investment Research Dynamics: “…the open interest has been “stuck” in the 520k area (plus or minus).  Furthermore, the ability of the banks to slam the price (of gold) seems limited, at least for now.  As an example, last Friday out of nowhere around 10 […]

If I Were The Devil…

A friend sent me this video recording of remarks from Paul Harvey in 1966. How could he have predicted the future so accurately?  Mind you, this was written in 1966… All I can say is “Wow!”

Fat Finger or Something Else?

Headlines like these make you wonder – “Gold Plunges After 1.8 Million Ounces Were Traded in One Minute,” (  particularly when nobody seems to know what caused it.  “Fat Finger” or something more nefarious?  Naturally it could have been an error, but could it be something/someone BIGGER than a “Fat […]

Syria’s Sarim Gas Attack – What Is True And What Is False?

I still don’t know whom to trust.  I have never been good at science and did not have a pre defined idea as to whether Bashar al-Assad was the one deploying Sarin gas or not.  It always seems to me despicable for someone to gas the opposite faction or anyone […]

Is this ridiculous or not? British University Bans All “Politically Incorrect” Words…

We will let you decide but below is the list of banned words by Cardiff Metropolitan University in England. Read the article at The article was published at Via Michael Shedlock of, Food for Thought or Not?

“The Threat From Within” – Stunning speech by Stanford University Provost on Intellectual Intolerance published the article below.  We make no comments but leave it to you to make your own decision and use your logical thinking about what is happening in our society. “In a remarkable – for its honesty and frankness – statement on the intellectual rot within America’s Ivory Towers, […]

More Global Warming Scandals and Data Manipulation!

From – Tyler Durden Dr John Bates’ disclosures about the manipulation of data behind the so-called ‘Pausebuster’ paper is the biggest scientific scandal since ‘Climategate’ in 2009 when, as Britain’s Daily Mail reported, thousands of leaked emails revealed scientists were trying to block access to data, and using a […]