Archive for January 17th, 2011

Spain Cancels Market Auction, As It, Portugal And Belgium Go Syndicate, Spook Bond Investors (Again)

Monday, January 17th, 2011

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 01/17/2011 The reverse dutch auction model for Europe’s insolvent countries is dead. Earlier today Spain announced it would cancel its planned bond auction for January 20, and instead plough ahead with syndicated issuance. For those unclear with what this means, Spain is essentially saying the market pricing mechanism on its... »

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Fed President Charles Plosser Says Fed Is Helpless To Reverse Sharp Decline in House Prices

Monday, January 17th, 2011

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 01/17/2011 Philly Fed’s Plosser once again releases a slam dunk speech which is the most vocal critique of Ben Bernanke’s interpretation of the freedoms afforded to him by monetary policy to date. “How do you use monetary policy to burst a bubble in Las Vegas real estate, where house prices... »

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Swiss whistleblower Rudolf Elmer plans to hand over offshore banking secrets of the rich and famous to WikiLeaks

Monday, January 17th, 2011

He will disclose the details of ‘massive potential tax evasion’ before he flies home to stand trial over his actions By Ed Vulliamy The Observer The offshore bank account details of 2,000 “high net worth individuals” and corporations – detailing massive potential tax evasion Ð will be handed over to the WikiLeaks organisation in... »

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German coalition split on increasing EU’s bail-out fund

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Important members of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition in Germany are resisting plans for an increase in the EU’s bail-out fund to protect Spain from contagion, complicating a crucial meeting of EU finance ministers on Monday. By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard Telegraph.co.uk Guido Westerwelle, the vice-Chancellor and head of the FDP Free Democrats, said there was no... »

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U.S.-Chinese currency link creates spiral in global food costs

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Worldwide commodity inflation looms as a threat By Patrice Hill The Washington Times Loose-money policies in the United States have combined with robust growth in China and other emerging nations in recent months to set off a price spiral in food, energy and other basic goods needed to run the economy. The trend threatens... »

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Hu calls currency system ‘product of the past’

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Breitbart.com China’s President Hu Jintao said Sunday the international currency system was “a product of the past,” but it would be a long time before the yuan is accepted as an international currency. Hu’s comments, which came ahead of a state visit to Washington on Wednesday, reflected the continuing tensions over the dollar’s role... »

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LOUGHNER AND THE ARIZONA SHOOTING

Monday, January 17th, 2011

By Investigating Journalist Jon Rappoport January 17, 2011 NewsWithViews.com Drug taker with weapons. Irrational outbursts. Was on the police radar for some time. People were scared of him. One ex-girlfriend says she thinks he’d been faking mental illness. Liberal media straining—to the point of hernia—to tie him into: right-wing radio, the Tea Party, Arizona... »

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STAVE OFF GLOBALISM: REINVIGORATE CONSTITUTIONAL PRINCIPLES

Monday, January 17th, 2011

By Michael Shaw January 17, 2011 NewsWithViews.com America was founded on certain principles: those of individual liberty and responsibility, a small federal government, and sovereign states that would protect their citizens’ unalienable rights. Over time many Americans got so involved in living their seemingly free lives they neglected oversight of what was happening to... »

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Feds come knocking for home inspections:Some citizens outraged, calling probe ‘illegal seach and invasion’ of property

Monday, January 17th, 2011

By Bob Unruh WorldNetDaily.com January 16, 2011 A sanitation district in Pennsylvania has notified homeowners that its representatives will be making personal visits to every structure served by its network of drainpipes because that’s what the federal Environmental Protection Agency is demanding. The letter informs homeowners the inspections will probably take only about 15... »

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Can A Sovereign Debt Crisis Happen Here? A Case Study Of The 1995 Debt Ceiling-Precipitated Government Shutdown

Monday, January 17th, 2011

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 01/16/2011 Lately there has been a lot of chatter among the supposedly smarter-than-mainstream media that even should the debt ceiling not be raised, it would not mean the bankruptcy of America as interest payments would still be satisfied. While that technicality is absolutely true, it is even more absolutely irrelevant.... »

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