Author Archives : ChrisInMaryville


Five Lessons Learned from the Scottish Referendum

Source: https://mises.org By Ryan McMaken   Five Lessons Learned from the Scottish Referendum   Government authorities in the UK have declared that the “Yes” campaign for secession has failed by a margin of approximately 55 percent to 45 percent. Yet, even without a majority vote for secession, the campaign for separation from the United Kingdom […]

Ryan McMaken

Peter Schiff

A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff   A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal   While many economists and market watchers have failed to notice, we have entered a new chapter in the short and checkered history of central banking. This paradigm shift, as yet unaddressed in the textbooks, changes the basic policy tools that […]


Ukrainian pol who wrote law severely restricting anti-govt protests, thrown in dumpster by protesters (Video)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Ukrainian pol who wrote law severely restricting anti-govt protests, thrown in dumpster by protesters (Video)     The guy is lucky he’s not dead. It could have been much worse. I guess this is the Ukrainian version of tar and feathering. (A practice which is not by the way without merit.) I […]

Ukrainian politician in trash can

World War Redux: The Fourth Turning Fourth Time Around

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Donald W. Miller, Jr., MD September 16, 2014   World War Redux: The Fourth Turning Fourth Time Around   One hundred years ago, on July 28, 1914, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, which began what became World War I. France, Russia, and Britain fought Germany and Austria-Hungary—the Allies against the Central Powers. […]

American Cycles and Turnings

Hazmat Suite

Just In Case: State Department Orders 160,000 Ebola Hazmat Suits

Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com   Just In Case: State Department Orders 160,000 Ebola Hazmat Suits   Better late then never. The U.S. government has begun ordering tens of thousands of Hazmat suits to combat Ebola in Africa and in anticipation of a potential outbreak within the borders of the United States, according to a new report from […]


The U.S. National Debt Has Grown By More Than A Trillion Dollars In The Last 12 Months

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   The U.S. National Debt Has Grown By More Than A Trillion Dollars In The Last 12 Months   The idea that the Obama administration has the budget deficit under control is a complete and total lie.  According to the U.S. Treasury, the federal government has officially run a deficit […]

America is broke

In the U.S., a cash-grab by police and government is dressed up in terms like “interdiction and forfeiture,” or “the equitable sharing program.”

American shakedown: Police won’t charge you, but they’ll grab your money

A wise observation and warning regarding the American police state money grab from our friends in Canada. Source: http://www.cbc.ca By Neil Macdonald, CBC News   American shakedown: Police won’t charge you, but they’ll grab your money U.S. police are operating a co-ordinated scheme to seize as much of the public’s cash as they can   […]


Scotland: ‘We’re Bought and Sold for English Gold’

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Eric Margolis   Scotland: ‘We’re Bought and Sold for English Gold’   “Ach, the Sassenachs (English) be greet’in and gurn’in (moaning, groaning, wailing) most mightily.” Every so often, the Scots like to rise up and give the Sassenachs a big scare. Next week, they are threatening to break their union with England […]

Eric Margolis

GOP birthplace

The Ex-Im Bank and the trouble with the Republican party

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino The Ex-Im Bank and the trouble with the Republican party   I’ll say this for the Democrats when it comes to corruption. They don’t really hide it. Everyone knows that the Dem machines in the Northeast and on the West Coast are full of union winks and nods. Everyone knows […]