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Tyler Durden (a pseudonym) represents the idea that a return to truly efficient markets is a possibility and a necessity. After having experienced the inner workings of capitalism at various asset managers and advisors, Tyler believes that the current model is flawed and a deleveraging at every level of modern society is needed to reinspire the fundamental entrepreneurial spirit. Visit his blog: ZeroHedge (http://www.zerohedge.com/)

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Taliban Promises ‘Nightmare’ For US Troops If They Stay Past May 1st

Taliban Promises 'Nightmare' For US Troops If They Stay Past May 1st Authored by Dave DeCamp via AntiWar.com, Since President Biden is breaking the US-Taliban peace deal by pushing back the May 1st withdrawal deadline to September 11th, the Taliban said it is ready to attack US troops again and turn the final months of Washington’s almost twenty-year-old war into a "nightmare." Mullah Salih Khan, a Taliban commander in the Helmand Province, told The Daily Beast on...

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Ford Vs. Tesla: CEOs Exchange Jabs As Race For Driver-Assist Tech Begins  

Ford Vs. Tesla: CEOs Exchange Jabs As Race For Driver-Assist Tech Begins   A little more than half a century ago, a battle ensued between Ford Motor Company and Ferrari S.p.A. to manufacture a supercar that would win the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race. In 1966, a trio of Ford GT40s dominated the race - the underlying rivalry between both automakers would forever live in automobile history. Fast forward today, and another rivalry is revving up, not on the racetrack but on city...

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“We’re #1”: Yet Another Ignominious All-Time Record High Is Established In The Late, Great United States…

"We're #1": Yet Another Ignominious All-Time Record High Is Established In The Late, Great United States... Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Whenever it seems like this country can’t possibly sink any lower, we always seem to find a way to top ourselves.  According to a report that was just released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the United States reached the highest level ever...

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Record JPMorgan Bond Offering 2x Oversubscribed

Record JPMorgan Bond Offering 2x Oversubscribed In his latest investment letter, Jamie Dimon made it quite clear that he sees the US economy as overheating in the coming years and expects far higher rates (to be sure, he has been expecting higher rates for years now but we'll let that slide), and today the largest US commercial bank put its money - or rather debt - what its mouth was when it announced it would sell a whopping $13 billion of bonds, a record for the largest bond...

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“Shut Your Mouth” – Maxine Waters Blasts Jim Jordan During Angry Exchange With Fauci

"Shut Your Mouth" - Maxine Waters Blasts Jim Jordan During Angry Exchange With Fauci During a Thursday congressional hearing, SaraACarter.com's Douglass Braff reports that  a shouting match erupted between GOP Rep. Jim Jordan (Ohio) and Dr. Anthony Fauci over COVID-19 restrictions when Jordan pressed Fauci on when Americans can expect things to return to normal, bringing up civil liberties. “When is the time?” Jordan asked during House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus...

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Biden Still Hopes Summit With “Killer” Putin Will Happen This Summer

Biden Still Hopes Summit With "Killer" Putin Will Happen This Summer update (1723ET): President Biden in his relatively brief remarks warned that he "could have gone further" with Thursday's already extensive anti-Russia sanctions, but he wanted to be "proportionate" - and he even underscored that the offer of a face-to-face summit with President Putin is still on the table, likely to be held over the summer, according to the remarks. Biden said "If Russia continues to interfere...

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Bitcoin, The Chinese, & The Dollar

Bitcoin, The Chinese, & The Dollar Authored by Martin Enlund via Nordea, Could Bitcoin undermine the dollar and the United States? Perhaps. We do see reasons to mull the long-term value of the dollar - not primarily because of cryptocurrencies, but due the country's economic-political choices and China's continued rise... Investor and entrepreneur Peter Thiel recently wondered if not “Bitcoin should … be thought [of] in part as a Chinese financial weapon against the US”. To...

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Snow In Mid-April – Winter Blast Headed To Northeast 

Snow In Mid-April - Winter Blast Headed To Northeast  April showers bring May flowers. Not this time around. Weather models suggest significant snowfall could be seen in higher elevation areas across the interior Northeast. Maybe Old Man Winter is about to put up his last fight for the season (let's hope so). The Weather Channel's Felicia Combs reports, "snow will be falling across the Northeast to round out the workweek. Mountain snow will add up to feet in portions of the...

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Where’s Dr. Fauci As Another Corona-Myth Dies?

Where's Dr. Fauci As Another Corona-Myth Dies? Authored by John Tamny via RealClearMarkets, For over a year well-to-do Americans have quite literally been “quarantining” packages shipped to them,  and that were dropped off at their residences by “science-denying” untouchables who lacked the means to similarly "shelter-in-place." The package-terrified have usually waited 48 hours before handling said box and contents.   ​ What about the Clorox wipes that were never in stock...

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