Archive for November, 2010:

Is the Wicked Witch of the Recession Dead?

November 29, 2010

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Though the practice of Sophistry evolved in ancient Greece, it was Plato, Socrates’ most eloquent student who, according to Wikipedia, “… is largely responsible for the modern view of the “sophist” as a greedy instructor who uses rhetorical sleight-of-hand and ambiguities of language in order to deceive, or to support fallacious reasoning. In this view, the sophist is not concerned with truth and justice, but instead seeks power. Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle all challenged the philosophical foundations of sophism.”

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John Truman Wolfe on US-China Relations

November 24, 2010

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OurBlook interview with John Truman Wolfe, author of “Crisis By Design: The Untold Story of the Global Financial Coup and What You Can Do About It” Read more »

What’s Behind the Fed’s Printing Jihad?

November 22, 2010

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Helicopter Ben’s most recent printing spree has been branded QE 2. QE is the acronym for “quantitative easing.” Quantitative easing is Bennie’s euphemism for printing money. That’s what the Fed does, it’s a Monopoly world to them. This is his second round of easing, thus QE 2. Read more »

Do We Need To Throw More Money At The Financial Crisis?

November 19, 2010

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Can you revert a financial crisis by printing more money? It’s the same question as, Can you put out an inferno with more gasoline? Initially, Sec. Paulsen said the trillion dollar bailout to Wall Street and AIG insurers was to “stimulate lending.” Read more »

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