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Greg Moses : The Sound of Un-Hatched Chickens Crashing

Generation Payback:The cash value of capitalism By Greg Moses / The Rag Blog / May 9, 2010 Confronted on Tax Day by satellite visions of free market capitalism led by the American Tea Party, global investors began to exit the … finish reading Greg Moses : The Sound of Un-Hatched Chickens Crashing

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Whole Foods : Investment Group Calls for John Mackey’s Head

Investment group calls for Mackey’s head; Whole Foods tries damage control CtW Investment Group calls on Whole Foods board to remove Chair and CEO John Mackey; Says damage caused by WSJ op-ed shows Mackey is a ‘liability’ See full text … finish reading Whole Foods : Investment Group Calls for John Mackey’s Head

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Investments : Recovery Through Pinpoint Socialism

Pinpoint Socialism:Recovery through Equities, Tools, and Land By Greg Moses / The Rag Blog / July 27, 2009 In a Friday morning appearance on Squawk Box at the Capitalism Knows Best Channel (CNBC) Warren Buffett promoted two things: a new … finish reading Investments : Recovery Through Pinpoint Socialism

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Lifeguard on Duty : Swimming with the Investor Class

Photo from donsafer.com.Whose Recovery?: Swimming with the Investor Class ‘Never was a rich man who didn’t get his money off a poor man’s back,’ is what Paul would say. Which is another way of claiming that all Real Value comes … finish reading Lifeguard on Duty : Swimming with the Investor Class

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Who’s Minding the Store? $9 Trillion in Mystery Money!

This single class of mystery money isn’t a lot less than the entire US yearly GNP, commonly cited as being about $14 trillion. By Roger Baker / The Rag Blog / May 15, 2009 In this video, we have the … finish reading Who’s Minding the Store? $9 Trillion in Mystery Money!

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David Zeiger : Open Letter to Michael Moore from a Madoff Victim

Bernie Madoff and his investors: of an ilk? Photo by Don Emmert / AFP / Getty Images.An Open Letter to Michael Moore I was stunned to see you take a broad, uninformed swipe at everyone who invested money with [Bernie] … finish reading David Zeiger : Open Letter to Michael Moore from a Madoff Victim

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Roger Baker : AIG and the ‘Adverse Feedback Loop’

Image from nextlogics Bernanke hates to call our current situation a deflationary spiral despite its close resemblance to one. Perhaps because of the association of that term with the Great depression, Bernanke chooses to call our current crisis an ‘adverse … finish reading Roger Baker : AIG and the ‘Adverse Feedback Loop’

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Bernie Madoff : Ponzi Man and the Nonsense of Self-Regulation

Surrounded by members of the media, Bernard Madoff — the man who has taken the Ponzi scheme to new heights — walks down Lexington Ave to his New York City apartment on Dec. 17, 2008. Photo by Don Emmert / … finish reading Bernie Madoff : Ponzi Man and the Nonsense of Self-Regulation

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Hedge-Fund Defector Thanks ‘Prep School Idiots’ ; Says ‘Legalize Pot’

Lahde says pot illegal because corporate America addicted to pharmaceutical profits.‘All of this behavior supporting the Aristocracy, only ended up making it easier for me to find people stupid enough to take the other sides of my trades.’By Katherine Burton … finish reading Hedge-Fund Defector Thanks ‘Prep School Idiots’ ; Says ‘Legalize Pot’

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William Greider : Economic Free Fall

Avenging Angels. Illustration courtesy of The Nation.‘In their haste to do anything the financial guys seem to want, Congress and the lame-duck President are, I fear, sowing far more profound troubles for the country’By William Grieder This article appears in … finish reading William Greider : Economic Free Fall

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Roger Baker :
‘The Fed’s Next Move is Down’

See “The Fed’s next move is down” by John Browne below. ‘The odds thus favor inflation to keep the party going’ By Roger Baker | The Rag Blog | August 8, 2008 This guy lays out the facts of the Hobbsian … finish reading Roger Baker :
‘The Fed’s Next Move is Down’

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Fannie, Freddie Rescue Won’t be Cheap

See A government takeover would cost taxpayers, by Chris Isidore, below. The big lie: Do the math!By Roger Baker / The Rag Blog / July 30, 2008 At least the media is challenging the government lies that are so ridiculous … finish reading Fannie, Freddie Rescue Won’t be Cheap

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