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Stocks & Bonds Battered After Ugly Jobs Print Tyler Durden Fri, 12/04/2020 - 09:08 Bad news is bad news this morning... for now. Stocks are weaker after the ugly jobs data... …
"Important Day" For Brexit Deal Talks Looms As EU Threatens To Hold Out Until Next Year Tyler Durden Fri, 12/04/2020 - 09:00 Yesterday, we reported on chatter that the chances…
About Those Vaccine ID Cards... Tyler Durden Fri, 12/04/2020 - 08:46 Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, An idea that's simple as an abstraction - vaccine ID…
November Payrolls Huge Miss At Just 245K Jobs Added, Unemployment Rate Falls To 6.7% Tyler Durden Fri, 12/04/2020 - 08:33 As noted earlier in our preview, consensus expected a…
Dr Fauci Walks Back Claims UK "Rushed" COVID Vaccine Approval, Citing "Misunderstanding" Tyler Durden Fri, 12/04/2020 - 08:24 Dr. Anthony Fauci has flip-flopped so much at this…
Less than half of what economists had forecast.
Tucker Carlson of the Fox News Channel says Senate Republicans are attempting to pack foreign workers into high-paying U.S. jobs while nearly 18 million Americans are jobless.
Thursday on FNC’s “The Ingraham Angle,” Gov. Brian Kemp (R-GA) acknowledged what was allegedly video evidence of “suitcases” of ballots at a Georgia ballot-counting location opened and scanned once…
Thursday, during an appearance on Fox News Channel's "The Ingraham Angle," Sen. David Perdue (R-GA), who is in a hotly contested general election runoff with Democrat challenger Jon Ossoff, addressed…
ATLANTA — Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) blasted attorney Lin Wood on Thursday for “trying to mislead” Georgians after Wood called for Georgia voters to boycott the critical Senate runoff election on January 5.
"There is no gloating about death, but the Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.... was not the scientist who discovered the anti-coronavirus vaccine, but the scientist called the father of the…
Iran's mullahs love the nuclear deal because of its fundamental flaws, especially the sunset clauses that remove restrictions on Iran's nuclear program after the deal expires soon. The nuclear deal,…
Radical Muslims from Kenya and Tanzania are transforming what was initially a low-intensity ethnic rebellion, into a full-fledged Islamic jihad against Mozambique's central government. Ansar al-Sunna…
The message they [nationals of Lebanon] are sending to a new US administration is: The Lebanese people are hoping that you will help them get rid of Hezbollah. Cozying up to Iran would further…
Those who trade with China, invest in it, or promote ties with Beijing — in other words, strengthen or legitimize the ruling regime — have to know they are enabling the Party and are therefore…
All due deference to Jerry Seinfeld, the man who is one of the geniuses behind the greatest American sitcom about nothing, but in the recent war/argument/discussion/exchange over the status and…
Circa casino’s new three-story, 78 million–pixel, high-definition screen in its sportsbook gambling compound may represent a new frontier in mega–building trends similar to those of skyscrapers.…
The passing of economist Walter Williams this week is a blow to anyone who cares about free markets and the negative effects of government intervention on human progress. Professor Williams…
As Ludwig von Mises said, “whoever wants peace among nations must seek to limit the state and its influence most strictly.” This is applicable to peace within nations, too. Original Article: "The…
Joe Biden’s gun policy platform offers support for almost all conceivable forms of government restrictions on the Second Amendment. This includes bans and restrictions on sales, expansion of…
YouTube under CEO Susan Wojcicki announced Thursday they're planning to issue a survey to all their creators asking them their race, gender and sexual orientation in order to algorithmically boost …
Mark Zuckerberg is overhauling Facebook's "race-blind" so-called "hate speech" algorithms to explicitly allow more anti-White hatred, according to a report from the Washington Post. …
The GOP-controlled Senate stabbed their voters in the back on Wednesday by passing Utah Senator Mike Lee's green card giveaway to reward Big Tech by allowing them to import hundreds of thousands of…
President Donald Trump went nuclear on Wednesday and delivered what he said "may be the most important speech I've ever made" slamming the Democrats' "corrupt mail-in ballot scheme" and detailing a…
The World Economic Forum, the masterminds behind "The Great Reset," are now telling the public they have to start eating weeds, bugs and drinking sewage. …
Clown world strikes again.
Wants Fauci to become chief medical adviser
They will 'get in line' for shots, and 'will gladly do so on camera' to 'urge all Americans to do the same'
Claims Clinton couldn't stay away from Epstein
The King of Podcasts is back.
San Francisco mayor London BreedGov. Gavin Newsom is in good company when it comes to politicians attending fancy birthday parties while encouraging others to avoid gathering, reports The San…
In October, I wrote about marquee musicians Van Morrison and Eric Clapton speaking out against coronavirus crackdown measures that greatly restrict live music performances, as well as Morrison’s…
In March, I wrote about speculation Dennis Kucinich may run for mayor of Cleveland, Ohio in 2021. Kucinich was mayor of Cleveland in the 1970s before going on to other political activities including…
Some state and local governments in America have, in purported efforts to counter coronavirus, become in significant ways like communist countries suppressing religious activities while promoting…
The long-awaited medical study from Denmark examining the ability of face masks to protect people from coronavirus was finally published on Wednesday. Fortunately, there are still some cracks…
This is a continuation of my pieces on the LP and what it would take for me to support them. The great Dave Smith made a Tweet yesterday in which he laid out what the libertarian message should be…
An image was shared on Twitter that has drawn the ire of the Australian government and some of the public. It has been called “Repugnant” by the Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison. Last month…
COVID-19 hit America's shores early in 2020 and since then there has been an abundance of misinformation and shifting goalpost. We have compiled all the data that you need about COVID and your civil…
This classic piece appeared in Ramparts, VI, 4, June 15, 1968. It was the fulfillment of an ideological trend that began a few years earlier when consistent libertarians, led by Rothbard, sensed an…
I self-identify only as myself but have long been sympathetic with both libertarianism and existentialism. Having dealt throughout 2020 with an array of restrictions on my liberty imposed by local…
On Friday, the BLS will update the unemployment rate. It will be a distortion of reality.
Unemployment claims are down across the board except for Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Claims (PEUC). But that's a bigger problem than it looks.
In Illinois, hundreds of billions of dollars in pension debt are dragging residents and the government at every level, under water.
In the US, Pelosi and McConnel struggle to reach a deal both sides want. The EU and UK provide another example. Let's discuss the drop dead dates.
Trump's demands go beyond stupid to unquestionably illegal.
Michael Boldin, founder and executive director of the Tenth Amendment Center, joins me to discuss ways states have resisted federal overreach in the recent past and what they might do in the future.
Although plenty of people are dedicated to the official narrative about COVID, plenty of others recognize the damages of lockdown and the bizarre hysteria that's driven the whole campaign. Some…
Allan Stevo discusses the controversy over universal masking, and recommends strategies for living normally. Sponsor: Give your friends and family the gift that keeps on giving: a Roaster's Choice…
Rob Schneider has had a long career in film and television since becoming a household name with his sketch comedy on Saturday Night Live. He joins me to discuss free speech, politics, and comedy.…
Here is the audio of the remarks I delivered on November 20 to a room of about 100 state legislators from around the country. My aim was twofold: to smash the now-laughable narrative about the virus,…
Well, here is a picture worth a thousand words. Featured front and center is Mr. Crony Capitalist Never Trumper, Mitt Romney, explaining how another $908 billion of Everything Bailouts – on top of…
Comments open on YouTube The post Lockdown and Its Forgotten Victims appeared first on LewRockwell.
“Propaganda is as powerful as heroin; it surreptitiously dissolves all capacity to think.” Gil Courtemanche (2007). “A Sunday at the Pool in Kigali”, p.178, Vintage The people in this country are…
“If you don’t read the newspaper, you’re uninformed. If you do, you’re misinformed.” ~ Mark Twain (apocryphal) If you feel you can’t trust the news anymore, you have good reason. Award-winning — and…
Trump voters will never forget the shock of going to bed on November 3rd secure in the knowledge that the President had won a second term, only to awaken on November 4th to the news that Biden,…
Five reasons to “worry about faster inflation.” It’s “a greater danger precisely because it’s no longer perceived as such.”
Never a dull moment in the land of consumer stimulus and heavy trucks.
San Francisco rents plunged by stunning 27% in 18 months. But in 5 big cities, rents jumped by 20%+. But in some of the cheapest cities, rents dropped.
Office occupancy plunged by the most in Dallas. In San Francisco, where it had already been rock-bottom, it dipped into the single digits.
Asset stripping by its owner, years of brick-and-mortar meltdown, topped off by the Pandemic. Suppliers, landlords, and pensioners twist in the wind.
Remember: Matter. How tiny your share of it. Time. How brief and fleeting your allotment of it. Fate. How small a role you play in it. – Marcus Aurelius, Meditations For the past ten years, I’ve…
I rarely discuss financial markets these days. Although I pay attention, it’s not in the obsessive manner I did a decade ago. I mainly keep my eyes out for potential big macro turning points, and if…
The title of today’s post is not meant to be taken literally. I trust plenty of people. I trust friends who’ve demonstrated their trustworthiness over the years. I trust my family. Having people in…
Where’s evil? It’s that large part of every man that wants to hate without limit, that wants to hate with God on its side. It’s that part of every man that finds all kinds of ugliness so attractive –…
It’s with an extremely heavy heart that I sit down to write today’s post. Although widespread civil unrest was easy to predict, it doesn’t make the situation any less sad and dangerous. We’re in the…
Meet Alejandro Mayorkas. The post Joe Biden’s Presumptive DHS Secretary: “I Am a Political Refugee” appeared first on American Renaissance.
Even his mother condemns him. The post Austin Stevens, Evil Criminal appeared first on American Renaissance.
To see is not to understand. The post The Empire of Dreams appeared first on American Renaissance.
American Renaissance and UnidosUS. The post White David vs Hispanic Goliath appeared first on American Renaissance.
But not to prison. The post Black Man Who Killed His Infant Son Finally Sentenced appeared first on American Renaissance.
Unlike Nature, The New York Times, and many other publications, The Other McCain doesn't hesitate to correct his neologistic history in his article on Planners and Their Plans:CORRECTION: “Magic Dirt…
The HU covers Metallica's Sad but True. And yes, it's every bit as awesome as that sounds. Posted by Vox Day.
NC Scout explains some of the strangely specific language utilized by the President in his historic speech on December 2nd on American Partisan:Ask yourself this question: What was the purpose of…
BREAKING: Trump team now has a Dominion machine from Ware County, #Georgia with EVIDENCE of Trump votes being switched to Biden. Source: John Fredericks on Steve Bannon War RoomFrom the transcript:He…
The case is now conclusively proven. The election fraud was massive and widespread.A contractor for Dominion Voting Systems, who worked at Detroit's TCF Center on Election Day, has told Michigan…
I would like to follow-up on two of my earlier posts: Deliver Us From Evil, and The Lion and the Lamb.  These posts deal with the issue of using physical force in defense.  Are we called by Scripture…
This post is prompted by Paul VanderKlay’s short video response to the conversation between Rod Dreher and Jonathan Pageau. ------------------------------------------------- Revelation 5: 4 And I…
A very good conversation, discussing Rod Dreher’s new book, Live Not By Lies: A Manual for Christian Dissidents.  The book examines our current situation in the West, in all of its insanity, and then…
We certainly live in a post-truth age.  This term, post-truth, apparently came to the fore during Brexit and Trump, presumably describing how these two episodes succeeded, via “post” truth.  We can…
Ryan Reeves offers a series on Lewis and Tolkien, taken from his classroom lectures at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary.  In this video, entitled C.S. Lewis, Theology and the Space Trilogy, he…
In early August 1990, Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein invaded and occupied Kuwait and declared it to be his nation's lost 19th province. Said George H. W. Bush, "This will not stand!" Translation: Get…
The Nasdaq stock exchange has told its listed companies that they must appoint to their boards a “self-identified” female and a lesbian or transgender or some other sexual deviant or be delisted from…
With a few weeks to go till the end of 2020 it seems clear that, despite all the other things that have happened, the year will be remembered for the pandemic. Never have so many lives been…
Shakespeare got it wrong. “There’s no art to find the mind’s construction in the face,” says King Duncan in Macbeth (c. 1606), meaning that psychology can’t be read from physiognomy. But Shakespeare…
Some months ago, a gentleman who pens anti-Semitic tracts approached me for an interview. I agreed. Being a naïve methodological individualist, I never generalize about individuals. That my…
  Full Commitment This week provided additional confirmation that America is fully committed to a program of currency destruction.  Decades of terminal intelligence have gotten us to this special…
  Prophet of Doom In 1976, economist Herbert Stein, father of Ben Stein, the economics professor in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, observed that U.S. government debt was on an unsustainable trajectory. …
  Consumption without Production “Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer”, observed 19th century philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson.  “He is by constitution expensive, and needs to be rich…
  The Sage Does a 180 The big news in the monetary metals is that Warren Buffett — famed disliker of gold — sold bank stocks to buy gold mining shares. What is interesting to us is not that we think…
  Lockdown Disaster It has been a rough go for California Governor Gavin Newsom. Late last week it was revealed that the state Department of Public Health had tickled the poodle on its COVID-19…
The EU has the Eurozone as an internal block, but not the whole EU belongs to the Eurozone. The economic demise of Europe will pull the Eurozone closely together at a rapid pace, while the non-Euro…
How Uncontrolled, Unrestricted, and Unlimited Migration Destroys the West On this website, we have tried to counter many of the false narratives that promote migration into Europe. Moreover, we have…
If you are a Turk living in Europe, who should you listen to? Should you listen to Macron who condemns the Islamic terrorism, or should you listen to Erdogan who condemns Macron for condemning Islam?…
The fear around this Coronavirus / COVID19 is a great showcase of how simple it is to influence the masses. From a feeling of general satisfaction, the world has lowered itself into panic. People…
On the 16th of July 2019 the European Union selected its new highest functions. We use the word ‘selected’, as opposed to ‘elected’. There is not much democracy involved when a few influential…
It was all sunshine and puppies on the youtube live with the ‘anti-hate’, SOS Racism group leader Mamadou Ba about “Racism and the advancement of hate speech in the World” in the Afro-Brazilian…
With second lockdowns incoming, or already happening in most European countries. The damage to economies will yet again be severe. While one should not make our GDP or economy into a false idol. It’s…
South Africa, October 2020; A black EFF representative sings during a political rally; “call the fire brigade and burn these Boers”. At the same time in the Free State, fires have ravaged more than…
The image of the head of Samuel Paty, which has widely circulated on the internet, has been censored here to comply with European Regulation on diffusion of islamic terrorist materials.  “Grand” news…
Woke Capitalism, big corporations wanting to capitalize on the popularity of social movements, has been growing in the West. Companies & brands have now started to gravitate towards low cost, high…