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When Silver Price Suppression ends, returns will be Phenomenal – BrotherJohnF

FutureMoneyTrendsPublished on Jan 16, 2017

To Ann – The Woman that Abused Me

Who is Becki Percy and why should you care?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past months, you’ve probably heard of Pizzagate and the related scandals regarding child sexual abuse and sex trafficking.  As we all know, where there is much smoke there is probably fire.  But even with the endless hours of research and tireless work of citizen investigators, no victims have come forward to give their testimonies.  

Becki comes to us from the UK and is seeking political asylum here in the United States due to the threats on her life from those she has exposed.  Becki’s story is one of horrific abuse involving pedophilia, child trafficking, and satanic ritual abuse.  She has risked her life by coming forward and sharing her testimony.  By doing this she hopes to encourage other victims to speak out and help end the horrible scourge of child sexual slavery in our countries.

As I’m sure you may be aware, most of the child protective services have been implicated in these scandals, as well as many powerful people including politicians, police, judges, and the those in the media.  Those of us in the alternative media have become a last refuge for many of these victims to be able to get their stories out.  We have covered Becki’s latest interviews on our blog and we are reaching out to you to do the same.   Any exposure you can provide including new interviews, coverage of her videos, and spreading them on social media could greatly assist Becki in getting her story out and possibly even save her life.  If you would like to contact Becki for an interview please message us using the contact form on the About page.

God bless you and thank you for your consideration,

BrotherJohnF

Becki PercyPublished on Jan 12, 2017

For years, I have wanted to tell my biological mother the truth. But it has never been safe to do so… Until now. I talk directly to Ann, making her aware that I am no longer scared of her

For the record the U.K. Authorities were notified of the horrors Beck endured when she first disclosed at almost 14. To understand UK authorities response-Google Kinkora 1400, Holly Greig Justice, & UK child sex abuse Inquiry. It’s a pattern of U.K. Authorities to not investigate. Ann has been notified about Beck’s videos. She knows. So does Lee. To understand the depth & connections Ann & Lee have, a team of 5 from US went to U.K. To investigate them & ended up in jail. The FBI had to be notified. We don’t know anything beyond that. Because I know Ann & Lee both are watching, I would like to ask Ann a few questions. “What part of ‘missing your daughter’ do you miss? The money? The videos? Violent rapes? Or the occasional sex you got to have with those who abused Beck?” FYI it wasn’t you they wanted but underage children you provided. Beck is everything you are not but could have been had you made different choices. She’s brilliant, gorgeous & courageous. You could have been ‘that girl’ but chose not to be. It’s not too late. I know it would be dangerous for you but if you so choose, you will find a way. Just as Beck did. Also for the record, God brought Beck to a family full of law enforcement, we are far from unprotected & have taken extreme measures for her safety & ours. Your names along with Becks story have been given in Federal court and a string of other municipalities. She has no less than 3 attorneys working on her case-pro bono because they believe her. Just as countless others do. The clock is ticking. Your time has run out. Thank you ALL to those who are praying. Beck needs it as do I. The vids are hard for Beck to do but she does it to try to help others. To help us understand as a society & to help children who are still in danger. God bless in Jesus name-CG
YouTuber we don’t know anymore than I said. Honestly. I would think they’ve been released since FBI was called. The org who sent them will not tell us anything further.

This picture was actually taken the Christmas just gone. My first normal family Christmas. – Becki

I have developed the GoFund account because people have asked to be able to financially contribute towards the new life I have started in the United States

For those unaware, I fled England in April 2015 to escape sex trafficking. Upon arrival to the U.S. I was detained by ICE/Homeland Security and jailed for 14 months because of my request for asylum from America.
I was assessed a $40,000 bond which is an exorbitant amount considering bonds appointed to someone with criminal charges are considerably lower. I have zero criminal charges, ever, and entered this country with a Tourist Visa. My attorney has since informed me l, had I entered without the visa my detention would have been easier to navigate
My sponsors to America are a retired couple who left their home anticipating a 2 week absence. They relocated for over a year to be able to visit me in the jail I was detained at while still maintaining the home base
I am not asking people for money. I am however responding to the many requests I’ve had for people to have the opportunity to donate towards my new life and the continued fight to remain in the U.S.
Thank you is not expressive enough but ‘thank you’ and Lord bless you

If you feel led you can make a contribution to Becki on her GoFundMe Page

James Turk On Gold, Silver, And The Major Driving Force For The World In 2017

kingworldnews.com / January 16, 2017

Today James Turk spoke with King World News about gold, silver, and the major driving force for the world in 2017.

James Turk:  “It was a quiet day here in Europe, Eric, which is to be expected because of the US holiday today. Nevertheless, the precious metals showed some good underlying strength by climbing higher…

It is always good to see some follow through on prices, even on quiet days. And we got that today. Both gold and silver closed higher in Europe and above Friday’s New York closing price.

From their lows in December before the holidays began, gold has risen $73, and silver is up $1. By any measure these gains are impressive, particularly when considering that the dollar has remained strong over this period. These recent gains in gold and silver look even better when viewed in terms of other national currencies that have been weak, like the British pound. But that may be changing.

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As Lewis Shuns Trump, MLK’s Son Meets With President-Elect

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 11:36 AM

As Congressman John Lewis – a prominent civil rights era figure – continues to shun the president-elect (for his illegitimacy), it appears none other than Martin Luther King Jr.’s son is willing to give him a chance. Trump’s incoming press secretary, Sean Spicer, announced via Twitter that the two will meet and discuss the civil rights leader’s legacy.

John Lewis remains indignant to facts and the US constitution…

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Day 85 – Where is Eric Braverman? Part 2 Who Killed Monica Petersen?

George Webb, Published on Jan 16, 2017

Ude Ulfkotte Dies of Investigative Journalism

Cell Phone Records and Email Metadata Unwind the Conspiracy

DynCorp Police Training, Franchising Sex Entrapment

Immunity for All 19 State Dept Gmail Conspirators?

DynCorp Gov’t Contracts Need To Be Reviewed

DynCorp – Child Trafficking, Sexual Entrapment, Asset Seizure

DynCorp Contracts Come Under Chaffetz Microscope

Comey Has Had Marc Rich’s Documents For 30 Years

Who Killed Monica Petersen?

More Police Powers For FBI?

Trump Wants to Shake Up the CIA

What One Event Could Wake America Up?

thecommonsenseshow.com / By Dave Hodges January 16th, 2017

America, is in large part, “zombified”, and walking around in a stupified trance-like state, simply living moment-to-moment.

America briefly awakened from its collective slumber to elect Donald Trump against all odds. It was a shining moment for the deplorables.  However, the country is going to back to sleep, prepping has largely stopped because people mistakenly believe that they can go back to old lifestyle and everything will be OK. Nothing could be further from the truth.

I am wondering if there is an event that could permanently wake people up to the point of taking action. There is, and it is discussed in the following video.

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Five Dead, 15 Wounded After Gunman Opens Fire At Mexican Nightclub

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 11:27 AM

A lone shooter fired on a crowd at a nightclub in Playa del Carmen, site of the BPM electronic music festival in Mexico early Monday, leaving at least five people dead and at least a dozen more injured, according to a statement released by festival organizers. Local news reports suggest that the shooting came after a ‘disagreement’ and is connected to ongoing drug cartel wars in the area.

The rampage occurred inside the Blue Parrot nighclub in Playa del Carmen at about 2:30 a.m. local time, according to a statement by the attorney general of the Mexican state of Quintana Roo.

Playa del Carmen is a popular tourist destination not far from Cancun. Among the dead are four men and a woman. Two of those who died were part of a security team, the statement said. According to preliminary reports, three of the dead are foreigners.

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Gold and Silver Market Morning: Jan 16 2017 – Gold and Silver correcting, U.S. buying!

news.goldseek.com / Julian D.W. Phillips / 16 January 2017

Gold Today –New York closed at $1,198.30 on the 13th January after closing at $1,195.40 on the 12th January. London opened at $1,202.25today.

Overall the dollar is stronger against global currencies today. Before London’s opening:

–         The $: € was stronger at $1.0593: €1 from $1.0633: €1 Friday.

–         The Dollar index was slightly stronger at 101.70 from 101.33Friday.

–         The Yen was stronger at 114.11: $1 from Friday’s 114.70 against the dollar.

–         The Yuan was weaker at 6.9082: $1, from 6.8873: $1, Friday.

–         The Pound Sterling was weaker at $1.2056: £1 from Friday’s $1.2168: £1.

Yuan Gold Fix

Shanghai gold prices, having corrected on Friday, are, again, moving higher in Shanghai touching 270.1 Yuan or $1,211.1 in today’s trading [using the same quality of gold]. It is always tempting to make prices simple to understand even if it means attributing any moves in the gold price to any handy piece of news locally. But that would be misleading. Chinese prices are rising because of Chinese market conditions, not because of Trump’s latest tweet.

New York closed $11.34 lower than Shanghai on Friday. London opened at $3.85 lower than Shanghai was trading today.

LBMA price setting:  The LBMA gold price setting was at $1,202.75this morning against Friday’s $1,196.35.

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LAST MINUTE CHANGE IN SECURITY AT TRUMP INAUGURATION REMINISCENT OF JFK IN DEALEY PLAZA

thedailysheeple.com / by Aaron Dykes via 

Without explanation and just a week before inauguration, President Obama has suddenly announced he is removing the Major General in charge of the DC National Guard who helped plan and was set to oversee event security that day, effective at 12:01 pm right in the middle of the ceremony — the very minute after Donald Trump is sworn in as president.

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Food-Stamp Recipients Can Now Order From Amazon, Other Online Retailers

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 11:01 AM

Via Judicial Watch,

Food-stamp recipients can use their taxpayer-funded benefit to order online from retailers like Amazon under a new Obama administration initiative that aims to facilitate the shopping experience for rural and urban residents. It marks the latest of many costly experiments by the administration to expand the fraud-infested program, which has seen a record-high number of beneficiaries under President Obama. To eliminate the welfare stigma, the administration renamed food stamps Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the rolls swelled to an astounding 46.5 million in 2016. This cost American taxpayers and eye-popping $70 billion, according to government figures.

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Two more major problems for Social Security & Medicare

sovereignman.com / Simon Black / January 16, 2017

Not too long ago my step-dad had to spend a few days in intensive care. Pretty scary stuff.

He had just about every nasty symptom imaginable, from constant vomiting to dizziness to ultra-high fever, but the doctors couldn’t figure out why.

Fortunately his condition improved enough that he was released from the hospital, and now he’s on the mend.

Now, my step-dad is a Medicare patient. But he just found out that he’s been unceremoniously dropped by his Primary Care doctor.

Apparently his physician dropped all of her Medicare patients in one giant culling.

It turns out that physicians across the country have been firing Medicare patients; and according to a late 2015 study from the Kaiser Family Foundation, 21% of physicians are not taking new Medicare patients.

Much of this trend is based on stiff penalties and financial disincentives from the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), and 2015’s Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization (MACRA) Act.

MACRA in particular is completely mystifying.

The law created a whopping 2,400 pages of regulations that Medicare physicians are expected to know and follow.

Many of the rules are debilitating.

For instance, MACRA changed how physicians can be reimbursed for their Medicare patients by establishing a bizarre set of standards to determine if a physician is providing “value”.

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Make Insurance Cheap Again: Trump Promises Insurance for All

mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / January 16, 2017 10:18:25

In an interview in the Washington Post, Trump Vows ‘Insurance for Everybody’ in Obamacare Replacement Plan.

President-elect Donald Trump said in a weekend interview that he is nearing completion of a plan to replace President Obama’s signature health-care law with the goal of “insurance for everybody,” while also vowing to force drug companies to negotiate directly with the government on prices in Medicare and Medicaid.

Trump declined to reveal specifics in the telephone interview late Saturday with The Washington Post, but any proposals from the incoming president would almost certainly dominate the Republican effort to overhaul federal health policy as he prepares to work with his party’s congressional majorities.

In addition to his replacement plan for the ACA, also known as Obamacare, Trump said he will target pharmaceutical companies over drug prices. “They’re politically protected, but not anymore,” he said of pharmaceutical companies.

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Turkey Faces Double-Digit Inflation Due To Crashing Lira, As Budget Deficit Hits Record

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 10:41 AM

Turkey’s biggest headache, its crashing currency which the central banks appears unable to contain due to an Erdogan order not to hike rates, could soon translate into another major problem. According to two senior economy officials, Turkish inflation could reach double digits in the first quarter for the first time in almost five years as a result of the lira’s falls, putting more pressure on the central bank to hike interest rates.

The lira has dropped as much as 10 percent since the start of 2017, battered by concern over Turkey’s political and economic outlook and doubts about whether the authorities will take decisive steps to arrest the slide. Earlier in the day, Turkey’s deputy prime minister, Numan Kurtulmus in an interview with AHaber TV, reiterated the party line that the lira weakening is the result of political manipulation. He also said that “an intelligence organization” might be behind the new year’s eve attack in a nightclub in Istanbul, the latest terrorist attack on Turkish soil, which has added to concerns about local geopolitical instability, further destabilizing the tourism-heavy economy.

According to Reuters, President Tayyip Erdogan, a vocal opponent of higher interest rates, will meet with economy officials including the central bank governor later on Monday to discuss developments including the lira, government sources said. Earlier on Monday, the central bank effectively shut off two of its lira funding taps, bankers said, in an attempt to push lenders to borrow at a higher rate and defend the currency without an outright rate hike.  The lira was trading at 3.80 to the dollar, at the day’s lows, off a recent record low of 3.9417 hit last Wednesday.

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How Far Would You Go to Shield Others in the “Great Reset”?

thewealthwatchman.com / JANUARY 16, 2017 

The Question on the Minds of Many

Today I’d like to address several questions that I know are on the minds of many shield brothers here.  I’ve been wanting to do this for awhile, but time hasn’t allowed me to do so, which makes this article all the more necessary.  Some in our community have been wondering where I’ve been, and why the number of my articles and videos here have been shortened to once or twice a month, instead of twice a week, as I used to.  Today I’ll answer that question.

Watching on the Walls

First though, I wanna give a little backdrop to the story.  Several years ago, I was wanting a way to communicate with others, what I’d learned for the past 10 years about the destroyers who’ve run our world, and how normal folks like me, could rationally and reasonably respond to it.

Once your eyes have been awakened to the true nature of the political system, the economic system, the monetary system…there’s no going back.  Your life is changed forever, and what’s more: you feel a deep sense of moral urgency to help as many others as you possibly can. That urgency is precisely what led me to start thewealthwatchman.com.

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Day 85 – Where is Eric Braverman? Part 1 Who Killed Monica Petersen?

George WebbPublished on Jan 16, 2017

Trump Promises “Insurance For Everybody” In Obamacare Repeal

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 10:21 AM

Just two days after both the House and Senate passed a budget resolution clearing the way to repeal and replace Obamacare, the President-elect has told the Washington Post that his replacement bill is nearly complete and envisions “insurance for everybody.”  Although no specific timeline was given for the announcement of legislation, the CR passed by Congress last week gives the various committees until January 27th to present a bill.  Per Reuters:

“It’s very much formulated down to the final strokes. We haven’t put it in quite yet but we’re going to be doing it soon,” Trump told the Post, adding he was waiting for his nominee for health and human services secretary, Tom Price, to be confirmed.

The plan, he said, would include “lower numbers, much lower deductibles,” without elaborating.

“We’re going to have insurance for everybody,” Trump said. “There was a philosophy in some circles that if you can’t pay for it, you don’t get it. That’s not going to happen with us.”

“It’ll be another plan. But they’ll be beautifully covered. I don’t want single-payer. What I do want is to be able to take care of people,” he added.

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Weekend Edition: Making the Chicken Run, Part II

caseyresearch.com / January 15, 2017

Editor’s note: America is headed for something much more serious than any past crisis…

As Casey Research founder Doug Casey said yesterday, it will be economic bankruptcy accompanied by financial chaos. Today, we’re sharing part two of this important essay, where Doug takes a closer look at the big picture…


By Doug Casey, founder, Casey Research

Everybody gets hurt in a serious depression, but if you understand what’s going on and prepare for it, you can do well enough. Of course, political and social change always follow economic and financial upheaval, but I think it’s going to be much more drastic this time because the U.S. has been on the road to becoming a police state for quite a while. The trend was supercharged by the so-called War on Terror, starting in 2001. And it’s likely to go into hyperdrive in the months to come as the economy emerges from the eye of the storm. I know it seems asynchronous to think of a police state in a suburban country dotted with shopping malls. But not really.

Think in terms of science fiction, a genre that has far more predictive value than the work of any futurist or think tank.

Reality is mimicking art. In 1932, Aldous Huxley described a highly controlled utopia in Brave New World, where drugs made everybody think (actually feel, because thinking could only make you unhappy) that they were happy. The U.S. has pretty much done that drill, consuming massive quantities of everything on credit, watching American Idol and its clones in every spare moment, and using plenty of Ritalin and Prozac along the way.

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Foreign Markets Are Soft, Because Their People Are Soft

Dr. Fly

ibankcoin.com / Dr. Fly / Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:55am EST

The bullshit laden Shenzen index dropped by 3.6% this evening, after people realized all of their stocks were overvalued pieces of shit. Over in Europe, the oppressed and soon to be islamic nation of Germany are enduring a minor sell off — a tad more than 0.7%. In addition to that, all of the cucked indexes in Europe are lower — mainly due to fear.

Folks over in Europe have always lacked the internal fortitude to make hard choices — which is why they’ve always depended on America to save them from extinction.

The gypsies in Italy, home of the homosexual Pope, are seeing their shares ‘spearfish’ Europe lower, off by 1.25%.

On the commodity side of things, the denizen of the bedraggled booze hound, gold is higher by 0.6%, while everything else is marginally lower.

Forex markets are as expected: the flight to quality continues — as King Dollar attracts all of the finest people. The stark raving mad dog eaters from China are tripping over themselves to get dollars, in exchange for their spiraling and shitty yuan. Hong Kong Yuan are lower by 0.3%, the Turkish Lira -1%, the Euro -0.4% and the motherfucking Mexican peso is lower by 0.6%.

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Angry Germany Slams Trump Criticism: Urges US To “Build Better Cars”, Accuses Washington Of Causing Refugee Crisis

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 9:56 AM

An angry Berlin has responded with a staunch defense of its policies after President-elect Donald Trump criticized German Chancellor Angela Merkel in two separate Sunday interviews, one with Germany’s Bild and one with the Sunday Times, for her stance during the refugee crisis while threatening a 35% tariff on BMW cars imported into the US.

Germany’s deputy chancellor and minister for the economy, Sigmar Gabriel, said on Monday morning that a tax on German imports would lead to a “bad awakening” among US carmakers since they were reliant on transatlantic supply chains. “I believe BMW’s biggest factory is already in the US, in Spartanburg [South Carolina],” Gabriel, leader of the centre-left Social Democratic party, told the Bild newspaper in a video interview.

“The US car industry would have a bad awakening if all the supply parts that aren’t being built in the US were to suddenly come with a 35% tariff. I believe it would make the US car industry weaker, worse and above all more expensive.” Playing Trump’s threat off Congress, Gabriel added that he “would wait and see what the Congress has to say about that, which is mostly full of people who want the opposite of Trump” as quoted by The Guardian.

In his interviews with Bild and the Times, the US president-elect had indicated that he would aim to realign the “out of balance” car trade between Germany and the US. “If you go down Fifth Avenue everyone has a Mercedes Benz in front of his house, isn’t that the case?” he said. “How many Chevrolets do you see in Germany? Not very many, maybe none at all … it’s a one-way street.”

So, when asked what Trump could do to make sure German customers bought more American cars, Gabriel had a simple suggestion: “Build better cars.”

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British Politician Warns Trump ‘CIA Is Plotting Assassination’

InvestmentWatch

investmentwatchblog.com / BY ·

by Baxter Dmitry

British politician George Galloway has warned Donald Trump the American deep state is engaged in a “soft coup d’etat” and the CIA is planning to assassinate him.

 “There is a clear and present danger on his life. If I were him, I wouldn’t be going near any grassy knolls.

I wouldn’t be on any motorcades in Dallas. I wouldn’t be traveling in an open-top car.

“I’d be very careful if I was Donald Trump about my personal security. I think I’d have to employ guards to guard the guards.

Galloway, who has served 31 years as an elected British Member of Parliament, also dismissed claims that Russia was interfering in US politics – and instead pointed the finger at British intelligence services.

It turns out it was Britain that was interfering in the US presidential elections – not Russia.

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More Fake News: Mainstream Media Lies About Trump ‘Evicting’ White House Press Corp

21stcenturywire.com / JANUARY 16, 2017

21st Century Wire says…

Many mainstream news outlets have been abuzz about the headline going around saying that Trump may ‘evict’ the press corp from accessing the White House, but when one looks deeper into what is being written in such articles it quickly becomes clear that there is nothing official stated about disallowing any press from the White House.

Here’s the facts: Incoming White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, while discussing potentially moving the press corps room from the James Brady Press Room, to the White House Conference Room – in order to add more seating for press to cover President Trump in the White House said:

…If the plan goes through, one of the officials said, the media will be removed from the cozy confines of the White House press room, where it has worked for several decades. Members of the press will be relocated to the White House Conference Center—near Lafayette Square—or to a space in the Old Executive Office Building, next door to the White House.

Look to the Blaze for how this is spun into a narrative which serves the dual purpose of agitating Trump’s detractors into believing that he is going to suppress the freedom of the press and at the same time serves as a rouse to cause his ardent supporters to appear as though they are rejoicing at the potential of a Trump Presidency that would support suppressing the free press. When comparing the actual quotes with the editorial it is obvious that The Blaze and other mainstream media outlets are playing a wicked game of deceit to further the attempts at demonizing the incoming President.

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A Hint of Gold Backwardation

news.goldseek.com / By Keith Weiner / Monday, 16 January 2017

Last month, we noted that there could be a trend change in progress. Not only are the prices of the metals rising (which is just a mirror-image of the dollar falling, from 27.6 milligrams of gold just before Christmas to currently under 26mg). But the scarcity of gold as we measure it, using the spread between the price of gold in the spot and futures markets, has been rising.

What could cause this? One thing is for sure. It is not about the quantity of dollars. This theory is as popular as ever, despite the absolute lack of a rising gold price from September 2011-2016. The quantity of dollars has risen steadily since then.

We write much about the frequent cases when traders place big bets on something which is wrong. But the fact of their big bets drives up the price. Suppose speculators were betting on a big increase in the quantity of dollars under Trump. Then we would see a rising price alright, but we would see a rising basis—our measure of abundance of gold to the market. This cannot explain the current market either.

So what can? Recall Keith Weiner’s gold backwardation thesis. In times of stress or crisis, it is always the bid, and never the offer, which is withdrawn. Suppose the US Geological Survey were to make a dire announcement—THEY ARE NOT SAYING THIS, SO DO NOT MISCONSTRUE!! Suppose they said that there will be an earthquake in LA, an 11 on the Richter Scale. Nothing taller than a dollhouse will be left standing.

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Is Tolerance A One-Way Street?

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017 9:40 AM

Submitted by Douglass Murray via The Gatestone Institute,

  • When just about every other magazine in the free world fails to uphold the values of free speech and the right to caricature and offend, who could expect a group of cartoonists and writers who have already paid such a high price to keep holding the line of such freedoms single-handed?
  • Most of the people who said they cared about the right to say what they wanted when they wanted, were willing to walk the walk — to walk through Paris with a pencil in the air. Or they were willing to talk the talk, proclaiming “Je Suis Charlie.” But almost no one really meant it.
  • If President Hollande and Chancellor Merkel had really believed in standing up for freedom of expression, then instead of walking arm-in-arm through Paris together with such an inappropriate figure as Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas, they would have held up covers of Charlie Hebdo and said: “This is what a free society looks like and this is what we back: everyone, political leaders, gods, prophets, the lot can be satirised, and if you do not like it then you should hop off to whatever unenlightened hell-hole you dream of.”
  • The entire world press has internalised what happened at Charlie Hebdo and instead of standing united, has decided never to risk something like that ever happening to them again.
  • For the last two years, we have learned for certain that any such tolerance is a one-way street. This new submission to Islamist terrorism is possibly why, in 2016, when an athlete with no involvement in politics, religion or satire was caught doing something that might have been seen as less than fully respectful of Islam, there was no one around to defend him.

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Robert F Kennedy Jr: CDC an “edifice of fraud”

jonrappoport.wordpress.com / by Jon Rappoport / Jan 16, 2017

Robert Kennedy, Jr. “All the things that I do are bent on forcing this [vaccine] debate out into the open—because once the science is in the open, the CDC’s position is so fragile, it’s an edifice of fraud, fraud stacked upon fraud, so high and so wobbly, that even a slight breeze of public scrutiny will topple it.”

Kennedy states that President Trump has appointed him to head up a task force investigating vaccine safety. The above quote indicates Kennedy, would, if given the green light, probe much more than the use of mercury in vaccines—his main topic of interest thus far.

This would be a very good thing. The CDC is most certainly an edifice of fraud. It has concealed many of its crimes over the years.

If he hasn’t already, Kennedy should make contact with an anonymous group of scientists at the CDC who call themselves Spider. They have written a letter to the CDC chief of staff accusing the agency of widespread “unethical practices…influenced and shaped by outside parties…[that] threaten to undermine our credibility and reputation as a trusted leader in public health.”

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IMF Downplays Trump Stimulus Effect; Slashes Saudi, Mexico Growth In Latest World Economic Outlook

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jan 16, 2017

As the world’s elite gather in Davos to decide for the minions what the world should look like, The IMF has taken a far dimmer view of global (and by that we mean Trumpian) economic growth than markets appear to be. In addition to slashing Brazilian, Mexican, and Saudi Arabian economic growth forecasts, Lagarde’s lackeys are taking a cautious stance toward the policies of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, who takes office this week, assuming only a modest boost to the U.S. economy from his promise of fiscal stimulus.

As Bloomberg reports, The IMF maintained its forecast for global growth in 2017 of 3.4 percent, the Washington-based organization said Monday in a quarterly update to its World Economic Outlook. Expansion for 2018 is forecast at 3.6 percent, also unchanged from the fund’s previous forecast in October.

After a lackluster outturn in 2016, economic activity is projected to pick up pace in 2017 and 2018, especially in emerging market and developing economies. However, there is a wide dispersion of possible outcomes around the projections, given uncertainty surrounding the policy stance of the incoming U.S. administration and its global ramifications. The assumptions underpinning the forecast should be more specific by the time of the April 2017 World Economic Outlook, as more clarity emerges on U.S. policies and their implications for the global economy.

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Why Fractional-Reserve Banking Would Be Limited in an Unhampered Market

mises.org /  / Jan 15, 2017

The so-called multiplier arises as a result of the fact that banks are legally permitted to use money that is placed in demand deposits. Banks treat this type of money as if it was loaned to them, thus loaning it out while simultaneously allowing depositors to spend that money.

RELATED: “Austrians, Fractional Reserves, and the Money Multiplier” by Robert Batemarco

For example, if John places $100 in demand deposit at Bank One he doesn’t relinquish his claim over the deposited $100. He has unlimited claim against his $100.

However, let us also say that Bank One lends $50 to Mike. By lending Mike $50, the bank creates a deposit for $50 that Mike can now use. Remember that John still has a claim against $100 while Mike has now a claim against $50.

This type of lending is what fractional-reserve banking is all about. The bank has $100 in cash against claims, or deposits of $150. The bank therefore holds 66.7 percent reserves against demand deposits. The bank has created $50 out of “thin air” since these $50 are not supported by any genuine money.

Now Mike uses that $50 to buy goods from Tom and pays Tom by check. Tom places the check with his bank, Bank B. After clearing the check, Bank B will have an increase in cash of $50, which it may take advantage of, and lends say $25 to Bob.

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The Biggest, Most Destructive Lie the Government Tells (and Why They Keep Telling It)

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Michael E. Lewitt / January 16, 2017

“Radical truth-tellers” have been demonized and shunned by the establishment for centuries – much longer, in fact. Those of us who have always refused to settle for insincerity, falsehood, and duplicity in our personal, business, and civic relationships are usually considered “difficult.”

And I am decidedly difficult.

For all of the 29 years I’ve spent trading and investing, I’ve watched governments and central bankers attempt to thwart the free market to serve their own ends – almost always at the grievous expense of regular investors – and then protest, often loudly on 500 channels, that they’re doing nothing of the sort, that they’re safeguarding or shepherding the markets somehow.

And through it all, one question has always persisted in my mind: “Are these people wrong because they’re stupid? Or because they’re lying.”

I’ve come to conclude those two possibilities aren’t mutually exclusive.

And that’s meant suffering and economic misery for millions of Americans.

I’m not going to hold my breath for it to change with the Trump administration; I’m going to attack the lie head on…

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