Tag Archives: Money Printing

2013 – Unlucky for some

On King World News, Egon von Greyerz is convinced that all the central planners’ bubbles are finally going to implode. So, what’s the answer to protect yourself? To ask the question is to know the answer. Clue: The four-letter word … Continue reading

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Fed’s Fisher: Central Bank Can’t Save US from ‘Fiscal Perdition’

It would seem that some of the wizards behind the green curtain at the Fed are beginning to worry about continuously feeding the beast with yet more paper money. Has it been fed enough? It seems that they are very … Continue reading

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Jim Willie: US recovery is a fairy tale

If you need to fill in a spare hour this morning, a great way to fill it would be to listen to Alasdair Macleod’s interview with Jim Willie, a.k.a. “The Golden Jackass”. The interview is divided into two half-hour parts: … Continue reading

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Senior Illuminati Says Politburo Agree on Unlimited Money-Printing to Bail Out Themselves and Their Friends

Yes, the paper-money fetishists really are in charge of the econometric asylum. You don’t believe me? Read this and weep: Draghi Says Officials Agree on ECB Unlimited Bond-Buying (Bloomberg) Obviously, we could use democracy to prevent this madness. If you … Continue reading

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More QE is on the way: The central banks are digging themselves a deeper hole

Herr Schlichter comes back from Africa to see that the financial world is in an even deeper hole than when he left. Favourite quote: “QE – and zero interest rates – is the policy equivalent of crack cocaine.”

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Osborne unveils £140bn scheme to kick-start stagnant economy

Quick! The money printing trick didn’t work! So let’s do even more then! Alas, your orders to the ‘independent’ Bank of England to print ever more money won’t work, I’m afraid, George; the heroin addict is already pumped up to … Continue reading

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The importance of keeping the intellectuals onside

Greece has melted down and is close to revolution. Spain is melting down and its political leaders are desperately pretending to be relaxed about it, by swanning around the Euro football championships to calm the masses down. Italy is going … Continue reading

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