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Now you notice?

By Tracy R Twyman

Obama is now lecturing US about deficit spending, including HIS deficit spending! From Bloomberg:

President Barack Obama, calling current deficit spending “unsustainable,” warned of skyrocketing interest rates for consumers if the U.S. continues to finance government by borrowing from other countries.

“We can’t keep on just borrowing from China,” Obama said at a town-hall meeting in… »

Taxpayers gave GM billions to ship jobs to China

By Tracy R Twyman

Ah Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha!!!!!!

(Sniffs. Wipes tears from eyes.)

Heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh heh!!!

Chinese imports could bring GM political troubles

DETROIT (AP) - As thousands of General Motors workers… »

Tracy Twyman on Coast to Coast-Listen on YouTube!

By Tracy R Twyman

Someone has posted my latest Coast to Coast interview on YouTube
Episodes… »

Liberty Cap Press on Coast to Coast AM with Ian Punnett

By Tracy R Twyman

I was on Coast to Coast AM with Ian Punnett just now for the first hour, talking about “Alchenomics” (TM), monetary policy, my old book Solomon’s Treasure: The Magic and Mystery of America’s Money, and this blog post on Liberty Cap Press. It went really well. It was a last minute thing, so sorry… »

Will Obama use “The Secret” to fix the economy?

By Tracy R Twyman

So Barack Obama has apparently been reading a book called Animal Spirits by Robert Shiller, about how human psychology affects economics. And according to this propaganda piece from the Financial Times, this book has inspired Obama to approach the economic issues wholly psychologically. Just as The Secret teaches that you can create personal wealth and… »

Real housing and property sacrificed to fake economy as Americans live in tents UPDATED

By Tracy R Twyman

Last September I told a friend that I had heard economists on television suggest that the TARP funds should be used to DEMOLISH PERFECTLY GOOD HOMES that had been foreclosed on in order to drive up the prices of the other homes. I told him that I thought this was immanent. My friend did not… »

Fascist government mafia’s blatant racketeering

By Tracy R Twyman

Racketering: A racket is an illegal business, usually run as part of organized crime. Engaging in a racket is called racketeering. Several forms of racket exist. The best-known is the protection racket, in which criminals demand money from businesses in exchange for the service of “protection” against crimes that the racketeers themselves instigate if unpaid… »

Reuters: Flu outbreak could elicit “government intervention” that will “further stifle trade”

By Tracy R Twyman

“The spread of a possible flu pandemic could see an increase in already heightened levels of government intervention in economies and financial markets as a result of the global financial crisis.
In the short term, it might serve to give governments an easy justification to impose protectionist measures that could further stifle slumping trade… »

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia promoting retinal scan microchip based currency

By Tracy R Twyman

Creepy demo put on at the Federal Reserve Bank in Philadephia predicts a future in which people must have their retinas or embedded microchips scanned in order to buy a “hovercar.” The relevant segment of video runs from :31 to 1:45.

Text:

“So you’ve just financed your new hovercar. To make your first loan payment, stand still… »

End the Fed rallies yesterday

By Tracy R Twyman

Small demonstrations were held at the locations of all Federal Reserve branches throughout the United States in support of HR 1207, the congressional bill to audit the central bank. Here’s some video:

NYC (with Peter Schiff)

San… »

Dealers of illegal “Obama sneakers” busted; deemed “disrespectful” of the President

By Tracy R Twyman
*Apr 24 - 00:05*

“It’s frankly just disrespectful to have the President of the United States depicted on this sneaker,” Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes said. “Just absolutely… »

Chinese Vice Finance Minister Li Yong says dollar inflation at the root of the financial crisis

By Tracy R Twyman

From AFP:

“[A] flawed international monetary system is the institutional root cause of the crisis and a major defect in the current international economic governance structure.”

… We couldn’t agree… »

It’s a good thing we’re not just printing money …

By Tracy R Twyman

Take into account that this video was produced in December 2008.

At 3:07, here’s the best part:

“Before shifting from theory to evidence, we should quickly note that government could finance stimulus by printing money rather than borrowing. Thankfully, that option doesn’t seem to be on the table, since nearly all politicians now realize that it would… »

The Government Takeover

By wermyapl

US to put conditions on TARP repayment

Strong banks will be allowed to repay bail-out funds they received from the US government but only if such a move passes a test to determine whether it is in the national economic interest, a senior administration official has told the Financial Times.

“Our general objective is going to be… »

“China has woken up. The West is a black hole…”

By Tracy R Twyman
From PDX Tea Party, 4/15/09. Photo by Brian Albert.

From the Telegraph:

China’s State Reserves Bureau (SRB) has instead been buying copper and other industrial metals over recent months on a scale that appears to go beyond the usual rebuilding of stocks for commercial reasons.

Nobu Su, head of Taiwan’s TMT group, which ships commodities to China, said Beijing is trying to extricate itself from dollar… »

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