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… https://youtu.be/H3Az0okaHig 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,” (https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-26/gold-plunges-as-1-8-million-ounces-traded-in-a-new-york-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 http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-03-04/british-university-bans-all-politically-incorrect-words-heres-list The article was published at zerohedge.com Via Michael Shedlock of MishTalk.com, Food for Thought or Not?

“The Threat From Within” – Stunning speech by Stanford University Provost on Intellectual Intolerance

Zerohedge.com 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 zerohedge.com – 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 […]

Another “Global Warming” Bombshell or Anti-Capitalism?

Despite all the news about global warming, a U.N. official, Christiana Figueres, admitted that the Global Warming conspiracy set by the U.N.’s Framework Convention on Climate Change, of which she is the executive secretary,  has a goal not of environmental activists to save the world from ecological calamity, but to […]

Remarks by Steven Levy on CBS Sunday Morning Commentary

This commentary was sent to me by a friend and so I offer it here as “Food for your thought, or not”  I will leave it to you to decide. Remarks on CBS Apparently the White House referred to Christmas Trees as Holiday Trees for the first time this year […]

Comment on Hannity: Hillary Clinton has only herself to blame – October 31, 2016

Of course these are old news, since the FBI already came out saying they already had gone through all 600,000+ emails they found in Weiner’s computer, but that does not deny the fact that Democratic presidential nominee has had plenty of opportunities to tell the truth, but she hasn’t done […]

Black Lives do Matter! But do White Lives Matter Less?

Excerpt of article and video published at zerohedge.com at http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-09-22/do-whitelivesmatter-charlotte “We have one simple question – how is beating, dragging, stripping, and laughing-at an innocent white man going to help the discourse about police violence against black men? “In Charlotte overnight… … “But that was not all… As Mediaite notes, […]

Someone Dumped 70 Tons Of Paper Gold At 8:30 a.m. – Food for Thought?

This article appeared at investmentresearchdynamics.com on Sept. 15, 2016 Someone Dumped 70 Tons Of Paper Gold At 8:30 a.m. At 8:30 a.m. this morning, 10 minutes after the Comex gold pit opens, over 70 tons of gold was dropped into the entire Comex trading system.  If this happened on the […]

Should we be depressed or in mourning?

I usually post snippets of two sets of news, that kind of contradict each other and therefore they are “food for thought” for those who care to think. This one is different from my usual posts in which it contains only one snippet of a Christian pastor (Pastor Jeremiah), but […]

Goldman Sachs speaks again!

“The Big Short” – Non-fiction 2016 movie about some key players in the creation of the credit default swap market that sought to bet against the collateralized debt obligation (CDO) bubble and thus ended up profiting from the financial crisis of 2007–10 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Big_Short), when they decide to take on the […]

Another one bites the dust (or the “news”) – Ex-Goldman Banker and Fed Employee Will Plead Guilty in Document Leak

Interesting read and not very common.  Usually banks just pay fines and never face criminal charges…. http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/27/business/dealbook/criminal-charges-and-50-million-fine-expected-in-goldman-new-york-fed-case.html?_r=0 Food for Thought or Not (or Ramblings from an Innocent Bystander)    

Gold demand surge but price down.

Just read on and draw your own conclusions. When demand increases, prices go up, don’t they? Or do they? Why is the gold price lower? But then, it gives further opportunity to China and Russia (and Germans, by the way are in the game too) to buy the physical gold […]

Greece: Default, Fault or None of the Above?

Margaret Thatcher once said that “The trouble with Socialism is that eventually you run out of other people’s money.” Isn’t that what is happening to Greece? And who is at fault? Greece or those who allowed Greece to borrow and live beyond their means, knowing fully well that a country […]

Same Sex Legal in Every State!

“A message to all ACLU supporters – ACLU client Jim Obergefell is elated. He’s the lead plaintiff in Obergefell v. Hodges — the Supreme Court case that has resulted in the freedom to marry nationwide.” – June 26, 2015 Extraordinary news.  Same sex marriage finally legal in every state. The […]