Publisher Delays Feminist Author's Book After UK Radio Host Destroys Author's Premise Live On Air

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Progressive feminist author Naomi Wolf’s new book has been delayed by the publisher after a BBC radio host destroyed a major part of the book’s premise during a live interview in May.  <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Naomi Wolf In the course of her research for the book Outrages: Sex, Censorship, and the Criminalization of Love – which… Read More

Debunking Media Hysterics That "Seattle Heat-Waves Could Kill Hundreds"

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Via Cliff Mass Weather and Climate blog, On Friday, the front page of the Seattle Times had a terrifying story about Seattle heat waves that could kill hundreds— in fact, over 700 per event.  And that only by rapidly cutting greenhouse gas emissions, might our fellow citizens be saved. <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Courtesy of the… Read More

Hedge Fund CIO: "I Don’t Think The Public Is Aware Of What’s Coming"

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Submitted by Eric Peters, CIO of One River Asset Management “I don’t think we’re well prepared at all. And I don’t think the public is aware of what’s coming,” said the Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. He was discussing the rapid advance of synthesis technology. This new artificial intelligence capability allows competent programmers to… Read More

US Military Intelligence Accuses Russia Of Nuclear Testing, Provides No Evidence

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Authored by Jason Ditz via, US military intelligence agency the DIA has issued a new statement directly accusing the Russian government of conducting low-yield nuclear tests in the course of developing more advanced nuclear arms. “The U.S. government, including the Intelligence Community, has assessed that Russia has conducted nuclear weapons tests that have created nuclear yield.… Read More

Morgan Stanley: The Idea That "Bad Is Now Good" Is Ludicrous

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Authored by Andrew Sheets, global strategist at Morgan Stanley <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Last Friday the US economy produced significantly fewer jobs than expected. And the markets cheered. The S&P 500 jumped 1.1%, capping its best four-day run all year, credit spreads tightened,and bond prices rose. A distinct line of reasoning drove these moves… Read More

Doug Casey Debunks Four Myths About Trump, Taxes, & The Economy

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Via, <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> International Man: For many years, President Trump has made no apologies for trying to pay the least amount of taxes possible. He’s clearly stated this in many interviews. His desire to minimize his taxes has brought scorn from many in the mainstream media, and politicians from both sides of… Read More

Meet "Gekko": The Robot Bond Trader Being Developed By Quant Funds

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We pointed out earlier this year that “factor based” quant funds were having difficulty finding strategies to beat the market – especially now that all quant funds are doing the same thing. But now, the computer scientists at Cantab Capital, based out of Cambridge, have taken on another challenge: trying to create the next “bond… Read More

What If…?

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Authored by Sven Henrich via, Fed Games Clever markets. Many index charts have camped themselves inside tight key price zones ahead of the Fed meeting this coming week leaving potential for important breakouts or equally important breakdowns. The trigger to render the decision next week: The Fed of course. <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–>… Read More