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 2020-02-29 00:45 

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Why Are Polar Bears Going Extinct? (Spoiler Alert: They're Not!)...

Why Are Polar Bears Going Extinct? (Spoiler Alert: They're Not!) Via Dr. Susan Crockford's PolarBearScience.com, Google says many people ask this question so here is the correct answer: polar bears are not going extinct. If you have been told that...

 2020-02-29 00:25 

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Greece Sends 50 Naval Vessels & Commandos To Block Refugee Wave Out Of Turkey...

Greece Sends 50 Naval Vessels & Commandos To Block Refugee Wave Out Of Turkey Greece sealed its key land Kastanies border crossing with Turkey Friday after Ankara declared it's allowing refugees to flee Idlib and on to Europe for at least 72 hours, in...

 2020-02-29 00:05 

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Democrats Have No Choice Left But To 'Feel The Bern'...

Democrats Have No Choice Left But To 'Feel The Bern' Authored by Tim Kriby via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Now that Bernie Sanders has been informed that the Kremlin is trying to support him (whether he likes it or not) he has officially bec...

 2020-02-28 23:45 

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New Study Shows Average U.S. Worker Needs 53 Weeks In A Year Just To Earn "Middle Class" Lifestyle...

New Study Shows Average U.S. Worker Needs 53 Weeks In A Year Just To Earn "Middle Class" Lifestyle A new study by Oren Cass at the Manhattan Institute confirms that a 52 week year just doesn't cut it for the average American worker looking to ...

 2020-02-28 23:25 

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"Here's Why I Don't Really Trust The Official American Coronavirus Numbers"...

"Here's Why I Don't Really Trust The Official American Coronavirus Numbers" Authored by Daisy Luther via the Organic Prepper A lot of folks have distrusted the numbers coming out of China since the very beginning of the coronavirus outbrea...

 2020-02-28 23:05 

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First Credit, Now The Corona-Crash Is Freezing Equity Market Issuance...

First Credit, Now The Corona-Crash Is Freezing Equity Market Issuance On the heels of global credit markets grinding to a halt this week as the Covid-19 outbreak , it appears the freeze has spread to equity markets as Bloomberg reports more than $650 mill...

 2020-02-28 22:45 

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California Reinvents The English Language Yet Again...

California Reinvents The English Language Yet Again Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, Are you ready for this week's absurdity? Here's our Friday roll-up of the most ridiculous stories from around the world that are threats to your libe...

 2020-02-28 22:25 

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Calling The Top: Record Numbers Of CEOs Quit In January...

Calling The Top: Record Numbers Of CEOs Quit In January CEO departures like that of Bob Iger from Disney have stunned the investing world recently . Iger said earlier this week that he was going to step down from his job after a decade and a half of succe...

 2020-02-28 22:05 

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A Story About Market Crashes...

A Story About Market Crashes Submitted by Nick Colas of DataTrek Research Since 1958 the S&P 500 has declined by +5% in a day some 22 times. In 82% of those events, stocks were already oversold. Outside the Financial Crisis, the average 3-month return aft...

 2020-02-28 21:45 

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Coronavirus Reappearing Weeks Later In Discharged Patients...

Coronavirus Reappearing Weeks Later In Discharged Patients An alarming number of coronavirus patients in China and around the world are testing positive after 'recovering' and being discharged from the hospital - with the disease reappearing weeks...

 2020-02-28 21:25 

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The Ghosts Of 2018?...

The Ghosts Of 2018? Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, On Jan 3rd, I wrote an article entitled: "Will The Market Repeat The Start Of 2018?" At that time, the Federal Reserve was dumping a tremendous amount of money into the fi...

 2020-02-28 21:01 

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Corona-Crash Sparks Fastest 'Correction' In History On Record-Breaking Volume...

Corona-Crash Sparks Fastest 'Correction' In History On Record-Breaking Volume It was a historic week... S&P crashed from peak to correction at the fastest pace in history... Dow crashed from peak to correction at its fastest pace since 1928 - righ...

 2020-02-28 20:55 

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Crispin Odey's Flagship Fund Nets 5% Weekly Gain As 'Leveraged-Long' Hedge Funds Pummeled By Record Pullback...

Crispin Odey's Flagship Fund Nets 5% Weekly Gain As 'Leveraged-Long' Hedge Funds Pummeled By Record Pullback Crispin Odey, one of the most well-known permabears in the hedge-fund industry, has been vindicated this week as stocks cemented their...

 2020-02-28 20:41 

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Trump Admin Considering Tax Cuts, Pressuring Powell To Cut Rates In Hopes Of Containing Coronavirus Fallout...

Trump Admin Considering Tax Cuts, Pressuring Powell To Cut Rates In Hopes Of Containing Coronavirus Fallout It appears that every response offered by the Trump administration to contain the coronavirus pandemic, is wrong. In a late Friday article, the WaP...

 2020-02-28 20:30 

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Hey, It's Not Just Coronavirus!...

Hey, It's Not Just Coronavirus! Authored by James Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, Whatever the Democratic Party is infected with may be worse than covid-19. The symptoms presented point to a rare illness known as kuru. By now, we all understand that...

 2020-02-28 20:15 

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BBC Claims Iranian Government Is Lying About Outbreak: Real Death Toll Is 210, Not 34...

BBC Claims Iranian Government Is Lying About Outbreak: Real Death Toll Is 210, Not 34 Given the Iranian regime's recent history of brazenly lying to the public despite its obvious culpability , we were certainly intrigued when a local lawmaker in Qom ...

 2020-02-28 20:01 

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How Did We Get Here?...

How Did We Get Here? In the breathless words of Ron Burgundy, "well, that escalated quickly!" Amid all the calls for The Fed to rescue investors with 1, 2, 3, or even 4 rate-cuts... The question many prefer to not ask - for fear of the answer - is...

 2020-02-28 19:47 

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Fed Chair Powell Issues Unprecedented Statement To Calm Markets...

Fed Chair Powell Issues Unprecedented Statement To Calm Markets With stocks crashing, yields plunging, supply-chains fraying, China's economy freezing, junk bonds tumbling, credit and equity markets grinding to a halt, and the global economy on the ve...

 2020-02-28 19:32 

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"Emergency Is On The Table": Goldman, BofA Brace For Crisis, Predict Multiple Rate Cuts In Coming Weeks...

"Emergency Is On The Table": Goldman, BofA Brace For Crisis, Predict Multiple Rate Cuts In Coming Weeks When it comes to its market, rates and economic forecasts, Goldman has long been one of Wall Street's favorite contrarian, Gartman-like ind...

 2020-02-28 19:10 

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The Bad News, The Good News... And What To Do...

The Bad News, The Good News... And What To Do Authored by Bank of America's Chief Investment Officer, Michael Hartnett Key takeaways Market cap loss: $6tn in global stocks, $4tn in US stocks in just 6 trading days. Credit "ghost in the machine"...

 2020-02-28 18:55 

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Covid-19 Outbreak Meets Another Catastrophe Bond Trigger Condition...

Covid-19 Outbreak Meets Another Catastrophe Bond Trigger Condition The outbreak of Covid-19 in China, South Korea, Japan, Iran, Italy, and other parts of Europe and the Americas has likely "met another of the conditions within the trigger mechanism of...

 2020-02-28 18:42 

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Russia Blames Turkey For Its 33 Troops Killed Embedded With "Terrorists"; Turkey Vows To Escalate...

Russia Blames Turkey For Its 33 Troops Killed Embedded With "Terrorists"; Turkey Vows To Escalate "We have fought Russia 16 times in the past, and we will fight it again," Turkish adviser to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Mesut Hakki Casi...

 2020-02-28 18:20 

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Where Did Your Money Go?...

Where Did Your Money Go? Authored by MN Gordon via EconomicPrism.com, It all seems so systematic, arranged, and orderly. Almost a direct proof of deism. Sixty seconds make a minute, 60 minutes make an hour, 24 hours make a day, and one day equals one comp...

 2020-02-28 18:09 

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Major Fire Erupts Near Central Paris Train Station...

Major Fire Erupts Near Central Paris Train Station A massive fire has broken out in southeastern Paris near the Gare de Lyon train station. The fire has prompted police to evacuate the area. Breaking: Massive fire at Gare de Lyon train station in Paris, F...

 2020-02-28 18:00 

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Citadel Securities Is Trying To Corner The Market For Institutional Options Trading...

Citadel Securities Is Trying To Corner The Market For Institutional Options Trading Ken Griffin has to pay for that 23,000 square foot, $238 million apartment in New York City he just bought somehow. Perhaps that's why Citadel Securities is now workin...

 2020-02-28 17:40 

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Could The Covid-19 Pandemic Collapse The U.S. Healthcare System?...

Could The Covid-19 Pandemic Collapse The U.S. Healthcare System? Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Disregard these second-order effects at your own peril. You will find more infographics at Statista A great many systems that are assumed ...

 2020-02-28 17:20 

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Angry Judge Orders Hunter Biden To Appear For Deposition In Child Support Case...

Angry Judge Orders Hunter Biden To Appear For Deposition In Child Support Case Hunter Biden must appear in Little Rock, Arkansas to give a deposition in his child support case, after a judge rejected his attempt to delay until after most of the key Democr...

 2020-02-28 17:08 

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Leaked Internal Reports Show China's Main Priorities Are Controlling Public Opinion, Social Stability...

Leaked Internal Reports Show China's Main Priorities Are Controlling Public Opinion, Social Stability Authored by Nicole Hao via The Epoch Times, Chinese officials in Wuhan and other cities within Hubei Province, where the novel coronavirus outbreak i...

 2020-02-28 16:40 

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The Entire Treasury Yield Curve Is 'Inverted'...

The Entire Treasury Yield Curve Is 'Inverted' The market is now demanding almost 4 rate-cuts this year - a stunning example of the desperation for monetary policy mavens to save the world through easy money... and maintain the 'buy the dip'...

 2020-02-28 16:20 

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A Big Coronavirus Mystery: Where Are The Children?...

A Big Coronavirus Mystery: Where Are The Children? Authored by Alvin Powell via The Harvard Gazette, As coronavirus cases continue to spread around the world, American officials acknowledged this week that cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the viru...

 2020-02-28 15:59 

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Iran's Clerics "Put World At Risk" - Urging Pilgrims To Visit Qom Shrine, Outbreak Epicenter, As "House For Cure"...

Iran's Clerics "Put World At Risk" - Urging Pilgrims To Visit Qom Shrine, Outbreak Epicenter, As "House For Cure" Already sanctions-wracked Iran now has the worst coronavirus outbreak in the Middle East. The official death toll has cli...

 2020-02-28 15:41 

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Dollar Pushed Higher Then Backed Off - Why?...

Dollar Pushed Higher Then Backed Off - Why? Authored by Bruce WIlds via Advancing Time blog, The dollar's weakness in the last few days can be explained from the yen being used as a conduit for wealth fleeing China and the euro enjoying a "dead ca...

 2020-02-28 15:19 

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Mulvaney Warns Coronavirus Could Lead To School Closures; Blames Press For Peddling 'False Narrative' To Take Down Trump...

Mulvaney Warns Coronavirus Could Lead To School Closures; Blames Press For Peddling 'False Narrative' To Take Down Trump Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said on Friday that the coronavirus is likely to cause disruptions to every da...

 2020-02-28 15:15 

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There Is Just One Question: Will The Fed Activate A Coordinated Central Bank Bailout On Sunday...

There Is Just One Question: Will The Fed Activate A Coordinated Central Bank Bailout On Sunday With global markets in freefall, the S&P opening 3% lower and cementing its worst week since the global financial crisis; the Dow (or is thar Down Joanes) plung...

 2020-02-28 15:11 

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US Consumer Sentiment Soars Near 16 Year Highs (Before Virus Fears Rose)...

US Consumer Sentiment Soars Near 16 Year Highs (Before Virus Fears Rose) While expectations dipped from the preliminary data, overall UMich sentiment jumped to almost its highest since 2004. The gauge of current conditions increased from the prior month t...

 2020-02-28 15:01 

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Gold Tumbles - Is The BoJ Back In The Market?...

Gold Tumbles - Is The BoJ Back In The Market? Gold prices are down around $25 this morning, despite a collapse in stocks and bond yields - and generally weak trend lower in the dollar. The question is why? Or more appropriately, who? We may have an answer...

 2020-02-28 14:52 

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Chicago PMI Rebounds, But Signals Economic Contraction For 8th Straight Month...

Chicago PMI Rebounds, But Signals Economic Contraction For 8th Straight Month After January's unexpected plunge to multi-year lows, Chicago PMI rebounded in February (from 42.9 to 49.0), beating expectations of 46.0. This is the eighth straight month ...

 2020-02-28 14:42 

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NYSE Announces Disaster-Recovery Test Due To Virus Fears...

NYSE Announces Disaster-Recovery Test Due To Virus Fears In a somewhat shocking sounding move, given administration officials' ongoing effort to calm the public fears over the spread of Covid-19, The New York Stock Exchange has announced it will comme...

 2020-02-28 14:20 

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Goldman: This Is How The Selloff Changed On Thursday...

Goldman: This Is How The Selloff Changed On Thursday Dip-buyers tried - and failed - yesterday to bring an end to the avalanche of stock market losses, but the moves in bonds, FX, and commodities are just as stunning and in an overnight note, Goldman Sach...

 2020-02-28 14:05 

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European Nightmare As Turkey "Opens The Gates" On Refugees While Covid-19 Ravages Nearby Iran...

European Nightmare As Turkey "Opens The Gates" On Refugees While Covid-19 Ravages Nearby Iran As coronavirus ravages Iran and threatens to spread t hrough the broader Middle East , potentially hitting refugee and war-torn populations hardest, it a...

 2020-02-28 13:47 

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Rabobank: "So, It Was Right Not To 'Buy The Dip'?"...

Rabobank: "So, It Was Right Not To 'Buy The Dip'?" Authored by Michael Every via Rabobank, So it was right not to "buy the dip". Virus cases continue to escalate almost everywhere that already had them, despite government lockdowns...

 2020-02-28 13:40 

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US Personal Incomes Grow At Fastest Pace Since 2018, Spending Growth Slows...

US Personal Incomes Grow At Fastest Pace Since 2018, Spending Growth Slows Amid all the carnage, a sliver of good news is that incomes jumped more than expected in January (+0.6% MoM vs +0.4% MoM) and while economists will be gravely disappointed spending...

 2020-02-28 13:22 

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Buchanan: Coronavirus Crisis Is Trump's Time To Lead...

Buchanan: Coronavirus Crisis Is Trump's Time To Lead Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, Not until well into the Democratic debate Tuesday night did the COVID-19 coronavirus come up, and it was Mike Bloomberg, not a CBS moderator, who raise...

 2020-02-28 13:07 

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Geneva Auto Show Canceled As Switzerland Bans Public Events Amid Virus Fears...

Geneva Auto Show Canceled As Switzerland Bans Public Events Amid Virus Fears The 90th edition of the Geneva Motor Show (March 5-15) has been canceled following the Swiss government's ban on all public events that gather more than 1,000 people until Ma...

 2020-02-28 12:51 

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"The Markets Are Really Panicking": VIX Explodes, Markets Crash In Worst Week Since Lehman...

"The Markets Are Really Panicking": VIX Explodes, Markets Crash In Worst Week Since Lehman Friday's market performance has traditionally been the weakest, even during the meltup phase ahead of the recent coronacrash, and as such it will probab...

 2020-02-28 12:36 

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Leaked Audio Exposes Bloomberg Saying He'll "Drone" His Critics & Protect The Banks...

Leaked Audio Exposes Bloomberg Saying He'll "Drone" His Critics & Protect The Banks Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, Democrat Michael Bloomberg has been caught saying he will drone those who disagree with him and protect the big banks. ...

 2020-02-28 12:18 

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Coronavirus Cases Surge Across Europe As Hong Kong Dog Becomes First Pet To Test Positive: Live Updates...

Coronavirus Cases Surge Across Europe As Hong Kong Dog Becomes First Pet To Test Positive: Live Updates On Wednesday, the coronavirus outbreak reached a new milestone when the number of new cases confirmed in the world ex-China finally surpassed the numbe...

 2020-02-28 12:11 

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$5 Trillion Wiped Out From World Stocks Amid Fastest Collapse In History...

$5 Trillion Wiped Out From World Stocks Amid Fastest Collapse In History MSCI ACWI collapsed from a record high into 'correction' in just five days. The plunge in global equities has wiped out more than $5 trillion in value, or equivalent to nearl...

 2020-02-28 11:19 

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Hyundai Halts Production At Major South Korean Plant After Worker Tests Positive For Coronavirus...

Hyundai Halts Production At Major South Korean Plant After Worker Tests Positive For Coronavirus Hyundai Motor Company halted operations at its Ulsan, South Korea, manufacturing complex's second factory on Friday after a worker tested positive for Cov...

 2020-02-28 10:45 

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"Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars Lost" As Shipping Rates Collapse Due To "Hugely Disruptive" Virus...

"Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars Lost" As Shipping Rates Collapse Due To "Hugely Disruptive" Virus Covid-19's effect on the global economy, energy markets, and the shipping industry have been absolutely disastrous, borderline crisis, i...

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