Monday, April 30, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 30

Steel lies behind Pyongyang's war rhetoric
US caught between Iran and Israel
25 Horrible Statistics About The U.S. Economy

Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis
The unwitting move towards a global gold standard
The No Retirement Plan:

Sinclair - Shorts Now Trapped & Gold Could Gap Up To $3,000
Think Tanks and Liberty
Cybersecurity bill passes, Obama threatens veto
US Dollar vs. Gold:  Epic Money Battle
So Long, US Dollar
What's Iran Up To? We Know, Says Netanyahu
The Family Farm Is Being Systematically

Duration Risk:  How The Fed is Creating the Next Financial Crisis
Gold Traders Get More Bullish as Central Banks Hoard More
Father of Treasury Floaters Says Now Worst Time for Sales
Economy's Biggest Drag Right Now is Government
Any US economic, dollar weakness

Silver to hit $40/oz by late 2012-2013; decline to $25 in 2014
As the Mutiny Spreads, It's Clear:

Bo Xilai Said To Have Spied On Chinese Top Official
US Deploys F-22 Stealth Jets In Southwest Asia
Jerome Corsi: Oil creation process

Topping Dollar: Good News for Commodities Now,

The Trap
The Fed Will Come to the Rescue but Deliberately Late
Glenn Beck, National Decline

In Spain, Protests By Tens Of Thousands

Death of a Fairy Tale
U.S. Escalates Google Case by Hiring Noted Outside Lawyer
How Apple Sidesteps Billions in Taxes
House Passes Controversial Cybersecurity Bill With Surprise Vote
A Berlin Consensus?
Gold posts biggest weekly rise since late February
Pricey oil could put the brakes on US recovery
Hollande's 'Growth Bloc'

Europeans will never accept a federal banking system
Brussels to relax 3pc fiscal targets as revolt spreads
Missiles stationed on residential roof for Olympics
53% of Recent College Grads Are Jobless

The 2% Catastrophe:

On Facebook, Your Privacy Is Your Friends' Privacy
Failed Illinois Governor Quinn: “Our Rendezvous With Reality Has Arrived”
Senate Passes Plan to Save Postal Service
Five Banks Fail in Friday Night Massacre
Pentagon preps chopping block for next round of base closures
Student Loan Debt Slaves In Perpetuity -

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 30

UPDATE 2-Brent crude steady above $119 on slower U.S. growth
Nigeria aims to increase oil capacity to 4m bpd
U.S. 'dirty oil' imports set to triple
OIL DATA: India Last Fiscal Year Crude Imports Up 5.2% At 172.11 Million Tons
Iran to develop biggest joint oil field with Saudi Arabia
US Natural Gas Rig Count Hits 10 Year Low
Spain's Repsol Accused Of Delaying Gas Supply To Argentina‎
Cheap natural gas drives down coal industry
MIDCAP-Indonesian coal shares trade at big discounts
Nuclear power market in France - the leading nuclear power country within the European Union
Jordan weighs two nuclear plant offers
Australian solar power achieves grid parity
Wind A Winner In Developing Nations, Study Says
Iran Doubles Gasoline Exports
Record-High Gasoline Further Burdens Consumers in Europe

Friday, April 27, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 27

Salazar: House Republicans live in "imagined energy world,"

Salazar: 'No one knows' if US headed to $9/gal gas
Milwaukee Red Cross Told To Prep

Interior Secretary:

Derivatives: The Unregulated Global Casino for Banks
A Spanish Company Known As Scytl

Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Gold to $10,000 oz.?
Hawk and Steve Quayle - 26 April 2012 - mp3
Equities Will Catch Up to Higher Gold Price
Is gold going to spike to $3,000 on a short squeeze

Hands Off the Internet!
'US not ready to wage war against Iran'
International military operation looms for Syria
CISPA battlefield: Facts & Figures
A Time for Choosing
The Middle East Quartet
The Road to Surfdom
5 New Lies That The Federal Reserve

Social Security Fund to Run Out in 2035, Trustees Say
Consumer Confidence in U.S. Little Changed as Outlook Cools
Home Prices in US Cities Fell at Slower Pace in February
Sales of U.S. Homes Exceeded Estimates in March
Bernanke Takes On Krugman's Criticism Ignoring Own Advice
Gross Cuts Treasuries, Raises Mortgages in Fed Buy Bet
High Court Skeptical of Obama's Use of Power

Cooling Job Market Takes Toll on U.S. Confidence: Economy
Spain Cut by S&P for 2nd Time This Year on Banks, Economy
Comex Gold boosted by softer dollar, technical buying
Gold bounces after FOMC,

Gold still 'significantly under owned': Sharps Pixley
Gantz: IDF and other armies ready

Child agricultural regulations withdrawn
Russian Troops To Target Terrorists in America

Ken Salazar's Fairy Tale Energy PolicyOil
In an Apparent First, a Public Pension Plan Files for Bankruptcy
A farewell to U.S. factories
The Silver Megathrust
Senate OKs Postal Service overhaul bill:

Foreclosures rose in major metro areas

Insurance rebates totalling $1.3 billion

Bernanke says bond purchases still an option
Pentagon preps chopping block for next round of base closures
Student loan subsidies in a tangled budget web
U.S. Drones Can Now Kill Joe Schmoe Militants in Yemen
Feds' Use of Fake Cell Tower: Did it Constitute a Search?
9 Reasons Wired Readers Should Wear Tinfoil Hats
Cybersecurity Measure Heads to House Floor

Red Dawn - Russia - America -

Dr Deagle Show 2012/04/24 -

Dr. Bill Deagle w/ Jeff Rense 2012/04/24 - Multiple Updates
House Passes CISPA: Red Alert!
Federal Govt Attempts

Rense and Michael Collins

Another Bait and Switch? Obama Opposes CISPA. Yeah, Right
Keiser Report "Tainted Sinkholes Of Fraud"
Jim Grant explains how Central Banks

State Officials In Alabama Close Gulf Shrimping After Scientists Find Severe Deformities
The Bailout Of The US Postal Service Begins:

Bill Gross On Europe's Dysfunction And US Double-Dips
Jim Grant On The Monetary Priesthood's "Atlas Complex"
Student Loan Debt Slaves In Perpetuity -

The Koch Brothers â€" Exposed!

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 27

Saudi Arabia Oil Port May Have Loaded 11.1 Million Barrels a Day
Libya oil production helps Italy's Eni post a 42 percent Q1 profit boost
Chinese oil giants hit by refining losses
Turkey drills for oil, gas in Northern Cyprus
Kuwait''s crude oil exports to Japan at highest in 3 years
UPDATE 1-Sumitomo, Tokyo Gas in talks for U.S. LNG imports
Ukraine May Reduce Natural Gas Storage Amount, Kommersant Says
Shale gas 'a blessing' for U.S., Mulva says
Arch to seek buyers for several US thermal coal mines - Report
Coal's Future Is Rocky at Best
Nuclear is the future for Africa
India, Japan to talk on defence, investment and nuclear energy
Brussels unhappy with Europe nuclear stress tests
Shell says no to North Sea wind power
India's Solar Energy Sector Has Grown Rapidly, Driving down Costs
New 'solar paint' could generate electricity from the roofs and walls of EVERY home without the need for bulky panels
Ethanol Climbs as Overseas Corn Demand Signals Higher Costs

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 26

Ben Bernanke's Paper Dollar Embodies Systemic Risk
How Employment and Economic Growth

The United States Has Plenty Of Oil:

Greek central bank chief warns of euro exit
Brussels has tough time justifying bigger budget
Cyprus gets set to umpire EU budget talks
Another Way To Kill US Farmers:

Who Should Run the Global Economy?
Not Enough Inflation?
Case-Shiller Index: Is This the Housing Market Bottom?
The Secret System that Blew Another Hole in the Euro
US Dollar VS Gold: Epic Money Battle
So Long, US Dollar
Bernanke's Race Against Time
Spies, Hackers and Energy -

Death to Those Who Sell Homes to Jews
How Ron Paul's "Delegate Strategy" is Working
22 Red Flags That Indicate That Very Serious Doom

US Labor Department Is NOT Banning Children

Case Shiller: Housing Prices Down Again
Geithner Says Economy Faces Risk From Europe Crisis, Iran
JIM ROGERS: Something Is Wrong In The Stock Market

Gold to hit $7000/oz: Bank of America
James Cameron and Google founder

FATCA: Big Brother Goes Global
Facebook's Seasonal Slowdown: Explanation or Excuse?
Maintaining America's Prosperity

The Great American Social Security Lie
America's Hidden Government
All the President's Central Bankers
Banks are on a eurozone knife-edge
Bernanke says Fed will act if needed

Using U.S. Dollars,

Brussels to relax 3pc fiscal targets as revolt spreads
UK is back in recession
Fed rejects new action, sees mixed signals on economy
Spanish banks 'vulnerable' and may need public help, says IMF
Israeli military chief: Iran will not build nuclear bomb
Peter Schiff on Max Keiser Report April 2012
Keiser Report: Beggars Without Borders (E279)
Gerald Celente -- Mitch Henck -

Executive Orders Unleashed:

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 26

Oil down in Asia on large US stockpile gain
Oil yet to be exploited for Nigerians' benefit – Anyim
Iranian crude to India remains unaffected despite sanctions
Norway Arctic Oil Bonanza Gets Reality Check in Pipeline Limbo
Brazil investing heavily in developing Peruvian natural gas sector
EU needs to embrace natgas to halt coal
Gas Stockpiles May Show Below-Average Increase, Analysts Say
Stem coal prices fall further
U.S. Coal Consumption Drops 18.8% In Q4 To Record Low
Tunisia supports Iran's right to peaceful use of nuclear energy
Rosatom could build two nuclear power stations in Britain
Global Atlas for Solar Energy and Wind Power launched
US solar market threatened by sharp fall in subsidies by 2014
Ethanol Output in U.S. Fell to 865,000 Barrels a Day, DOE Says

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 25

Ex-TSA Head: Stop Searching for Knives
US wades into China-Philippine standoff
Interview with SANS' Ed Skoudis:

The UN Plan For Running The World:

Hospital of Cards
Is gold still cheap?
Families Study Plan B With Possible Stafford-Loan Rate Spike
Hillary: Playing Roulette With the Russians
DNS Changer - Information & links for other countries
America's Alternate Economic Reality
Obama's Latest Plan to Snooker Seniors
Israel ready to strike Iran, Lebanon, Gaza,

Case-Shiller home price report

1,165 Colorado workers cut in March 'mass layoffs'
Kansas mass layoffs rise for first time this year
BOE's Miles Says April Vote for More Stimulus Vindicated
Millions More U.S. Homeowners to Rent, Pimco's Simon Says
U.S. Lost AAA on Danger of Liquidity Crisis,

Real House Prices and Price-to-Rent Ratio at late '90s Levels
Gold: 2012 is the year to accumulate Gold
Russian cybercriminals earned $4.5 billion in 2011
Macs more likely to carry Windows malware than Mac malware, Sophos says
Fed Statement to Set Market's Tone
A Return to the Gold Standard,

Housing Market Rebound

The Pain in Spain, Debt Spiral and Housing Market Crash
Dutch Debt "On Edge of Downgrade",

Bernanke's goal: Keep out of the corner
Three hidden costs of the foreclosure crisis
HARP 3.0? California to Change Foreclosure Laws?

Shift on Executive Power Lets Obama Bypass Rivals
Cost of Spain's Housing Bust Could Force a Bailout
Earth to Ben Bernanke
Return of Debtors' Prisons:

Inventor of the WWW Trash-Talks CISPA
Reinventing the Sino-American Relationship
North Korea's nuclear test ready "soon"
U.S. urges North Korea not to engage in provocation
Gold holds steady; eyes on Fed meeting
Hitler Back in Print
Nightmare week for Angela Merkel as austerity bloc crumbles
Why the United States Isn't Europe
Argentina: A Lesson for America?
The Hidden Role of Gold at the IMF
Housing downturn spurs a boom

For first time since Depression,

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 25

Global Oil Estimate Down from Last Decade
Asian and African refiners extend oil deals with Iran for 2012
Oil pours from Sudan's damaged pipeline
Russia to Raise Novorossiysk Oil Exports 3.6 Percent in May
UPDATE 2-Venezuela opposes increase in OPEC output target
Low natural gas prices battering energy stocks
More countries request buying Iran gas: NIGC
Power plants in India grappling with coal shortage
South Korea, U.K. to Collaborate on Nuclear, Renewable Energy
India commissions new uranium mine
Wind energy can be cheaper than photovoltaics solar energy
Solar Silicon Falling 9% Widens Slump That Hit Solyndra
Europe Gasoline/Naphtha-Weak demand weighs

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 24

How Iceland Recovered Without Bailing Out Banks
Ministers ponder creation of EU super-president
EU politicians express concern over rise of far-right
Falling Energy Prices:  Good For Jobs, Not So Good For Gasoline
Fears Rise That Recovery May Falter In The Spring
Ladies Beware â€" New Mobile Phone

Union Suing Indiana:

Banking On Fear: Why the Policy

Superheroes of Central Banking
Facebook's Growth Slows as IPO Nears
Meteor Produces Sound and Fury
TSA installs undercover agents on Texas busses
Drones to soar over US and Canada sooner than thought?
DNS Changer - Information & links for other countries
Trustees say Medicare, Social Security funds running out quickly
Duration Risk: How the Fed

Jobs Beat Foreclosures as Housing-Market Guide
Bundesbank's Weidmann Says

Social Security Fund to Run Out in 2035, Trustees Say
Tech groups pushing for cyberthreat info-sharing bill
Information on how to determine your DNS settings, along with other technical details about DNSChanger
Politics, Markets, and People: On a Collision Course
Aiming for Clarity, Fed Still Falls Short in Some Eyes
Rain, Snow, Sleet and Congress
Global Markets Veer Lower on Turbulence in Europe
Awash in money and piles of debt
Europe pressed for action to end debt crisis
Facebook pays Microsoft $550 million for AOL patents
More companies planning to hire: NABE survey
Don't Let Business Lobbyists Kill the Post Office
A Short History of Modern Taxation in 4 Acts
60 Minutes on the Plight of Palestinian Christians
Are the Limits of American Power Closer Than We Think?
China-Philippines Standoff Intensifies
Ten EU Nations and a New 'Super-President'
The Globalization of Hollow Politics
The Next Republican Party
Democrats plan to force vote

Senate to vote on array of Postal Service overhaul proposals
American argues against union contracts
GAO says Medicare bonuses are bogus
North Korea threatens South with 'special attack'
Senate debates curb on NLRB
Bob Chapman Thinks Things Are So Bad In Europe

Welch, Geitner and Bernanke push balanced budget
Welch fights to avert doubling of student loan interest rates
Christians of the Holy Land
Part 2 James Rickards Interview on Why Central Banks are Obsessed with Gold & Why QE3 is Imminent
Dr. Paul Craig Roberts:

Ex-FBI Agent Reveals What to Do

Today's Real Estate Market Update

James Rickards Interview on Why Central Banks are Obsessed with Gold & Why QE3 is Imminent
Judge Andrew Napolitano Michael Scheuer

Gold Outperforms As Stock Suffer

Here Is What The "Other" Financial Health Metrics Are Showing
US Welfare State To Run Out Of Cash Sooner Than Hoped For

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 24

UPDATE 1-Venezuela energy min: against rise in OPEC production targets
Shell assessing $4bn Nigeria oil projects
South Africa Seeking Oil Supplies From Ghana
Iran plans to boost oil output at joint field with Oman
Saudi Aramco starts gas megaproject
India requests Qatar for immediate supply of 3 million tonne of LNG
Coal Seen Rebounding as China Sets Steel Output Record
Mongolia could go it alone on giant coal mine-exec
Pakistan to construct two 1000MW nuke plants in Sindh
Azerbaijan Urges UN to Halt Armenian Nuclear Plant
S.Africa wants nuclear contracts to stay at home
Wind power blowing away nuclear power
Switzerland to Invest in wind energy in Iran
German Solar Demand Surprisingly Resilient, Biggest Builder Says
Gasoline prices continue falling nationwide

Monday, April 23, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 23

Beijing takes mini-step to free-float currency
Turkey: The odd man in
Feral Drones…and Other Invasive Species
No Way Back
One Nation Under Debt With Endless Debt Slavery For All
Doug Casey: Expect Extreme Volatility a the Titanic Forces of Inflation and Deflation Fight Each Other
Is The Economic Recovery Sustainable?
European Splintering Escalates:

Missouri Gold And Silver Money Bill Moves Forward
Spain Bans Cash
Did Bernanke Prevent Another Depression?
Stung by the Keystone XL Debacle,

Why the West is Supporting an Anti-Western Solution in Syria

In Economists We Trust
Joel Kotkin: The Great California Exodus
An Eye On France, Italy And The Speculators
Why Is It Necessary For The Federal Government

Gen. Dempsey: US in for 'wild ride' in the Middle East

Hollande edges Sarkozy in French vote, Le Pen surges
Iran 'building copy of captured US drone' RQ-170 Sentinel
Bank of America leads the way in short sales
Geithner Says Europe Must Be Creative, Aggressive in Crisis
FOMC Meeting Preview
Unofficial Problem Bank list declines to 939 Institutions
US Republicans eye health plan

1 in 2 new graduates are jobless or underemployed
Bernanke's Plan for the Middle Class
The Aftermath of Deepwater Horizon
Will Netanyahu Tempt Fate?
California City Hit With $2 Million 'Parking Ticket'
Barak to Panetta:

China steps back from supporting Assad,

Results of this Weekend's G-20 Meeting

Correction Likely to Continue on Weak Rebound;

A Return to the Gold Standard,

The Fallacy of "Too Big To Fail"â€"

Embraer warns on US Air Force contract
IMF Tells US to Sort Out Debt, Quickly
Iran says it recovered data from captured US drone
Afghanistan and US agree

Would you buy a $60 energy-efficient light bulb?
Currency Wars: Gambling With Other Peoples' Money
Many Signs Point to Gold Higher Prices
France's Sarkozy, Hollande head for runoff
The big swindle and a fog of debt – hiding the unemployed in the higher education bubble and three years of economic recovery equates to 11.5 million more Americans on food stamps
Coin Dealers Squeezed By New Ordinances
Talking Gangster Banks with Max Keiser
Earth Unprepared for Super Solar Storm
IMF encourages Europe's economic suicide
IMF allows eurozone to stay in its fantasy world
Walmart's Massive Bribery Scandal: What Happens Now?
How to Care for Your Aging Loved Ones

Baseball Attendance Provides a Good Economic Indicator
FDIC closes bank in New Jersey,

Not all foreclosures are equal
Obama officials push Congress

Obama is named gun 'salesman of the year'
Kathleen, I've got a feeling you're still in Kansas
Network Science of the Game of Go
Keiser Report: Corpse of Economy (E278)
China: Triumph & Turmoil - Episode I Emperors
Dr Deagle Show 2012/04/18 - HARLEY SCHLANGER
Keiser Report: Vicious Circle of Bankster Huddles
Ann Barnhardt:

MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan talks about Ron Paul Gold Standard
Judge Andrew Napolitano says the NSA has gone to far.
Judge Napolitano Reacts to GSA

The Birth Of Barter: How One Greek Town Dropped the Euro and Moved On

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 23

Iran oil minister warns of new sale cuts to Europe
Canadians divided on oil pipeline to Pacific
Cut-price tankers driving down rates for crude shipments to Asia
China big oil firms on edge over U.S. disclosure
South Sudan seeks Chinese fund for oil pipeline
Termination of Israeli-Egyptian natural gas agreement serves dangerous precedent
Italian Eni Gas Company Enters Arctic
US coal exports to China may double in 2012 - Xcoal
Coal tipped to stain clean energy future
Japan, Vietnam progress with rare earth, nuclear cooperation
Kazakhstan raises Q1 uranium output by 5 pct
U.S. tariffs on Chinese solar cells fuel debate about green jobs
Deep-water wind turbines worked on
Uruguay & Brazil Agree To Jointly Develop & Expand Wind Power
U.S. Gasoline Falls to $3.9127 a Gallon, Lundberg Says

Friday, April 20, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 20



Obama unveils new help for unemployed
Insiders Tell Jim Sinclair $17 Trillion in Quantitative Easing Coming
Tim Geithner Spills The Beans, U.S. Debt Crisis Looms
CEO pay is 380 times average worker's - AFL-CIO
Economists: Sluggish recovery here to stay
Got bad credit? Card issuers want you again
Sprint hit with $300 million tax fraud lawsuit
Europe Will Collapse in May-June
Iran army ready for action on disputed Gulf island
States asked to apply for unemployment test plan
Not So Secret Service
Judging, the Cosmic Way
Obama's Secretive Keystone XL Decision
There Is Not Going To Be A Solution

US Roads and Bridges Being Built by Chinese Companies as American Economy Teeters on Collapse
Executive Orders: Is the Constitution Being Shackled?
The Sea Change:

MIT and others launch a tech education revolution
White House raises concerns over CISPA bill
Android malware writers exploit Instagram craze

Get Ready for 'Hot' Inflation
Why Bankruptcy Is the New Black
IMF chief Christine Lagarde in last-ditch struggle to raise funds
The real scandals of Obama's Latin America summit
CNN Journalist Calls for Throwing Ted Nugent in Prison
Mandatory 'Big Brother' Black Boxes

Gold/Platinum Ratio

Federal Reserve Money Printing

Fearful, Anti-Social Cash Hoarding
China hints at new monetary easing
Program for rural homebuyers is nearly broke
Iran's Last Chance?
Is North Korea Losing China?
Nugent says had "solid" meeting with Secret Service
German tempers boil over back-door euro rescues
Syria: Turkey threatens to invoke Nato's self-defence article
The Death Spiral of America's Big Law Firms
Temper Your Optimism, Says the IMF
The Jig Is Up: Time to Get Past Facebook

Ted Nugent = Hilary Rosen
Firm submits revised route for Keystone XL
Government of waste and lawlessness
Gun industry's economic impact skyrockets during Obama years
Keiser Report: Vicious Circle of Bankster Huddles (E277)
RFID CHIP & NATIONAL ID Comming Soon [March 2010]
THRIVE: What On Earth Will It Take?
CISPA: say 'goodbye' to privacy and freedom
RFID Included In Obama's Healthcare bill
RFID Micro-Chip Confirmed

RFID Chip can Kill Disobedient Slaves -

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 20

UPDATE 1-Iraq south oilfields to pump 2.75 mbpd by end 2012
Sanctions make Iran oil sector 85pct self sufficient by 2015
UPDATE 1-EU vote on tar sands oil delayed until 2013 -source
UPDATE 1-China oil firms restock, March crude inventories up 2 pct
Cuba backs Argentina's YPF oil company expropriation
Israel, Cyprus deal on gas, Lebanon snubs talks
Peru okays more gas exploration in Amazon
France's Total agrees to further increase natural gas production in Argentina
Pakistan asks US to create fund for coal projects
Indonesia still mulling coal export tax
Turkey and Canada sign agreement to build nuclear power plant
Namibia Should Remain Vigilant Over Nuclear Technology
Japan turns to wind energy
Another wind farm announced in the US
China's Goldwind unveils 1.5MW model for 'ultra-low' winds
Russia to boost gasoline production 20% by 2015

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 19

USDA to Let Industry Self-Inspect Chicken
Google Goes After TV Dollars by Pretending It's TV
Austerity is not the problem in the eurozone â€" the euro is
Spain, the G20 Economy that Resembles an Emerging Market
Fisker on ropes? Delaware plant 'absolutely empty'
Obama ready to yield on Iran's nuclear transparency.

EU gets behind Spain on Argentina oil grab
Obama tightens oil and gas drilling regulations
New Suits Over Do-It-Yourself IRAs
America Won't Get Rich by Relying on the Permanent Poor
Blame Congress for the GSA Scandal
Robert Reich Predicts Hillary Clinton

Details Of The $291 Trillion In Derivatives

Mario Draghi, The Rain In Spain,

Ditching the Dollar
The Trouble with Money
Bottom-Bouncing Economy
Fake Conservatives As Dangerous To Freedom As Obama
Top bid on Peoria [AZ] solar power plant is $250,000
Pilot 'competition' effort saved Medicare $200 million
Homebuilder Outlook Plunges, Reversing Spring Rebound
Central Banks Favor Gold In Response to IMF Warning
How Long Before America Hits the Wall?
Jim Rickards on the Goals of Federal Reserve Policy:

Cispa will give US unprecedented access,

Federal Reserve Officials

Was Argentina racing Sinopec for YPF control?
U.S. bows to Wall Street on derivatives
U.S. dollar gains on most rival currencies
China allows banks to short sell dollars
Spain won't need a bailout - Eurogroup's Juncker
U.S. factory decline suggests economy losing steam
"Not if, but when" for Spanish bailout, experts believe
Spain wants EU complaint with WTO on Argentina
Spain has few ways to pressure Argentina over YPF
Spain banks' bad loans highest since Oct '94
Why a visit to the eurozone doctor

Fitch doubts Dutch AAA as property slump reaches 'coma'
Fracking-Induced Earthquakes? Not Quite
State laws let telephone companies end land-line services
GSA official's wife accompanied him on trips

Panetta defends $860,000 for weekly trips home
Lavish spending double standard
Vatican, breakaway traditionalists near agreement
Chris Whalen: "The Fed let the real economy go to hell"
Bill Moyers Essay: It Pays to Be Rich

Dr Deagle Show 2012/04/13 -

MSNBC - Dylan Ratigan Show -

CELENTE: Part 2 - Fascism USSA:


Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 19

Vietnam, Venezuela begin tapping a new oil field
GCC oil output, forex reserves to exceed $2tn by 2013
Exxon's New Russian Oil Finds Not For Sale Til Maybe 2018
Iraq to lower oil target to more prudent level
US 'concerned' over Argentina oil nationalization
French strikers block LNG shipments for 3rd day
IIF urges Qatar to re-think stay on LNG expansion
Japan's Mitsubishi, Mitsui ink US gas deal
United States as a top coal exporter is here to stay
China leading global efforts on clean coal
Nuclear safety policy in Emirates brought into sharp focus
Armenian government extends nuclear plant operation
France's Sarkozy rows back on nuclear help for Libya
Breakthrough to boost solar cell output by 40%
Global wind power capacity to reach 500 GW by 2016
Siemens: wind turbines must cut costs rapidly
Ethanol Output in U.S. Fell to 884,000 Barrels a Day, U.S. Says

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 18

Homes Cost More to Build Than They're Worth
10 Disgusting Examples Of Very Young School Children

The Big Rally in Gold is Getting Closer and Closer
Spanish Flu May Send EU to Bed
Keystone XL Likely Dead
How the U.S. Could Protect Itself

A Death Bounty and an Attorney General
Mixing and Matching
The Too Big To Fail Banks

GOP chairman:

IMF Raises Global Forecast for First Time Since Early 2011
Oil Trades Near Two-Week High on Spanish Debt, IMF Forecast
Housing Data Disappoint ... Again
Simultaneous Jobs Data Release Jeopardized
Health Care in an Age of American Decline
The Trouble with Money
Housing: New Bubble or More Trouble?
A Return to the Gold Standard,

Could Hilary Rosen's slip

Palestinian PM to set out grounds for negotiation with Israel
Central Kan. officials criticize storm chasers
Are the U.S. and China trading places?
Yuan vs. Dollar: A battle in the making
Washington Leads World Into Lawlessness
Big Banks Slack on Maintaining Foreclosed Homes

Why the FCC Fined Google Just 68 Seconds in Profits
Investors bet ECB will bring Spain back from brink
U.S. factory decline suggests economy losing steam
Fed parses job numbers for clues on economy
Court says Arizona can demand voter identification
IMF still won't admit truth about the euro
The Coming Book Wars:

Henry Kissinger Coming Home to Harvard
U.S. consumers adjust to $4 gasoline
Obama proposes steps to boost oversight of oil markets
Obama wants $52 million to crack down on oil speculation
The big day for Swiss cheese, or the tax code
Andrew Klavan:

Obama Wants to Target Oil Market Manipulation
Keiser Report: Meets Schiff Report 4.0 (E276)
Marc Faber-Go East Young Man/Woman--13.Apr.2012
IRS Insanity: Small Business Owner Takes IRS to Court

Interesting Energy Stories in the News Apr 18

Obama wants to target oil market manipulation
Greenpeace protests Arctic drilling for oil
India mulls quadrupling strategic crude oil stock
U.S. crude stocks rise again, led by West Coast-API
UPDATE 1-Total to cut oil flows at giant Angolan field
No headway in trilateral talks on TAPI gas project
No quick fixes in short-term for US natural gas glut: executives
Euro coal prices dip pressured by oversupply
China's Problematic Coal Plan
New pacts unlikely to improve India coal supply: Power companies
Nuclear power will remain important for Japan's energy needs: think tank
S.Korea's Chief Nuclear Negotiator to Visit Washington
Emerging markets key to growth of wind power
First Solar to cut 2,000 jobs and close factory in Germany
GE Wind Turbines Selected by Chinese Wind Power Developer for 100-Megawatt Project in Canada
Gasoline demand down 6.8 percent year-on-year: MasterCard

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Interesting Headlines in the News Apr 17

Inflation Outpaces Earnings, Threatens Spending
Spain Government May Take Over Some Regions' Finances;

You Are Free To Travelâ€"If The IRS Lets You
Repsol's Cuban Progress an Open Door for U.S.
Too Early To Talk Success or Failure in Iran Nuclear Talks
So far High Gasoline Prices are not Affecting Inflation
India Overtakes China

Taxesâ€"Who Really Is Paying Up
Romney Specifies Deductions He'd Cut
The TurboTax Crime Wave
The Simple Idea That Is Transforming Health Care
Apple Shares Lose Shine
Ouch! Decade of Obamacare Will Cost $1,160 billion
25 Signs That Middle Class Families

Tony Robbins, Ron Paul And Ben Bernanke All Agree:

US Michigan Consumer Sentiment Decreased 75.7 In April
Euro Area Seeks Bigger IMF War Chest on Spanish Concerns
North Korea's Kim Says His Regime Can't Be Blackmailed
China Adds Treasuries for Second Month on Reserve Growth
Banks Seen Dangerous

OptionsXpress Accused by SEC of Naked Short-Sale Violations
Secret Service Sex Scandal Upsets Obama Colombia Trip
U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Fell in April to Three-Month Low
Euro Weakens Ahead of Spanish Debt Sales; Oil Climbs
Consumers Are Spending More, So Sales Are Up
Pothole Nation
The Return of Judge Roy Moore
All Eyes on Spain
Waiting for the Next Shoe to Drop
The War for Spain
Taxes and Economic Breakdown
Romney's Lead Economist Urges Policies

Spain has accepted mission impossible
Housing policy is holding back America's recovery
'Buffett Rule' fails Senate test vote
Soros, Trichet and the Asians
There's nothing more uncertain than taxes
U.S. Midwest hit by storms and tornadoes; 5 dead
Spain: Too Big to Fail and Too Big to Save
Weak Selling Leaves Gold Open to Bigger Bounce
Insane Michigan government announces plan

Michigan government unleashes armed raids

Europe's Short Vacation
Tax time pushes some Americans to take a hike
Tax time also means tax cheating
Banks Hold Down Mortgage Casualties
The Next Global Crash:

Peter Schiff:
"FED Agenda to Postpone Pain 'Til After Election"

Keiser Report: Too Broke To Go Broke (E275)
Bob Chapman - Progressive News Hour - April 12, 2012
Gerald Celente - Jeff Rense Show - 12 Apr 2012
Gerald Celente The Alex Jones Nightly News - 11 April 2012
Beck: Louis Farrakhan Wants To Wipe America Off the Map
Keiser Report: Somali Style! (E274)
Ron Paul Interviewed by Judge Napolitano
Obama, Rice Condemn North Korea's Failed Missile Launch
Ron Paul at Texas A&M // April 10, 2012