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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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Psychiatrists Wrote 86% More Prescriptions For Psychotropic Drugs During Lockdown Months

Psychiatrists Wrote 86% More Prescriptions For Psychotropic Drugs During Lockdown Months Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 22:05 Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, Psychiatrists wrote 86% more prescriptions for psychotropic drugs, including antidepressants, during the lockdown months of March and April compared to January and February, it has been revealed. “Prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications and sleep aids have risen during the pandemic,...

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Coronavirus Uses Same Strategy As HIV To Evade, Cripple Immune System: Chinese Study Finds

Coronavirus Uses Same Strategy As HIV To Evade, Cripple Immune System: Chinese Study Finds Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 21:46 Back on February 1, when the coronavirus pandemic was only just starting to attract broader attention and the China-influenced mainstream media was still politically inclined to minimize the severity of the disease before pulling a sharp U-turn and now going full bore with a narrative of just how dangerous it is for the Trump administration to...

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Barry Ritholtz, Author Of “Bailout Nation”, Gets A Bailout

Barry Ritholtz, Author Of "Bailout Nation", Gets A Bailout Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 21:25 Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, Barry Ritholtz, Author of Bailout Nation, just got a bailout. Please note the $1.3 billion Ritholtz Wealth Firm Takes Out a PPP Loan. Count Ritholtz Wealth Management among the $1bn-plus RIAs which have taken out government-backed coronavirus relief loans. Reformed Broker Under Pressure The RIA’s chief executive, Josh Brown had...

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Total Chaos: Chicago Sees Deadliest Memorial Day Weekend In Years Despite Stay-At-Home Orders

Total Chaos: Chicago Sees Deadliest Memorial Day Weekend In Years Despite Stay-At-Home Orders Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 21:05 Shockingly, or perhaps not so-, Chicago just witnessed its deadliest Memorial Day weekend since 2015 despite a coronavirus stay-at-home order. As one crime analyst observed, “They (gangs) are not particularly deterred by the risks of being out there,” as cited in ABC. “Of all the things they are likely to be worried about COVID is way down...

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Neil Howe: Expect Creative Destruction In This Fourth Turning

Neil Howe: Expect Creative Destruction In This Fourth Turning Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 20:45 Authored by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com,m Neil Howe, demographer and co-authour of the book The Fourth Turning, returns to the podcast this week. In our prior interviews with him, we’ve explored his study of generational cycles (“turnings”) in America which reveal predictable social trends that recur throughout history and invariably result in transformational...

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Watch: Venezuela Sends Large Fighter Jet Escort For Tankers As Iran’s Flag Flies Over Caracas

Watch: Venezuela Sends Large Fighter Jet Escort For Tankers As Iran's Flag Flies Over Caracas Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 20:25 To pretty much everyone's surprise it appears the five Iranian gasoline tankers will be able to offload their fuel to Venezuela without incident, despite US threats to thwart what Washington sees as illicit sanctions-busting. It remains that the return trip could be a different story, however.  Dramatic video emerged early this week showing...

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“Historic Opportunity”: Israel Reveals Date Of Planned West Bank Annexation

"Historic Opportunity": Israel Reveals Date Of Planned West Bank Annexation Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 20:05 Via AlmasdarNews.com, The head of the Governmental Coalition in Israel, Mickey Zohar, revealed that the measures to legislate the process of imposing Israeli sovereignty on all Jewish residential communities in the West Bank will begin in early July. The Likud MP said in a radio interview on Tuesday, that the government will approve the draft law on this,...

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Summer Driving Season Starts Off With A Whimper… And A 30% Drop

Summer Driving Season Starts Off With A Whimper... And A 30% Drop Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 19:56 It may be time to start shorting oil again. Memorial Day Weekend, which was closely watched by economists for signs of reopening "green shoots" and an acceleration in the US recovery, ended up being a huge dud. Because while beaches were mostly open and states across the country emerged from lockdowns, Bloomberg notes that demand for gasoline ended up falling over the...

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India Expands Use Of HCQ To Prevent Coronavirus Based On Three Studies

India Expands Use Of HCQ To Prevent Coronavirus Based On Three Studies Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 19:45 India will continue using hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) as a preventative measure against COVID-19, after the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) declared on Tuesday that the drug was found to be very effective with minimal side effects for prophylaxis. The ICMR's decision was based on three studies they conducted, which resulted in a Friday advisory to expand...

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Apology Day

Apology Day Tyler Durden Tue, 05/26/2020 - 19:25 Authored by Jacob Hornberger via The Future of Freedom Foundation, On Memorial Day yesterday, Americans were called upon to remember the American soldiers who have been killed in America’s many foreign wars. U.S. interventionists should have also used the day to apologize not only to the families of those veterans but also to the families who lost loved ones as a consequence of U.S. interventionism in their countries....

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