Jim Rickards – Fed May Go Bankrupt

Jim Rickards – Fed May Go Bankrupt Jim Rickards continues to illustrate that he is one of the truly brilliant and original thinkers in today’s financial world.  Jim’s latest piece exclusively for the King World News blog is a must read.  Here Jim discusses the Fed going bankrupt, “Right now the Fed’s balance sheet shows about […]

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The Military-Industrial Complex, Plus Congress

The Military-Industrial Complex, Plus Congress by Thomas Gale Moore, November 03, 2010 Antiwar.com In his farewell address to the nation, Jan. 17, 1961, President Eisenhower warned of the military-industrial complex. At the time, the U.S. defense budget accounted for 47 percent of the world’s arms expenditures; today it is over 50 percent. Eisenhower advised: “This conjunction of […]

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Texas Tea Party Influence: Will Texas Use Nullification to Drop Out of Medicaid?

Lawmakers Discussing Dropping Health Care Program by Emily Ramshaw November 6, 2010 graphic by: Jacob Villanueva texastribune.org Some Republican lawmakers — still reveling in Tuesday’s statewide election sweep — are proposing an unprecedented solution to the state’s estimated $25 billion budget shortfall: dropping out of the federal Medicaid program. Far-right conservatives are offering that possibility in post-victory […]

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Is GOP coopting the Tea Party or is the Tea Party coopting the GOP? Tea Party members tapped to lead transition of GOP

GOP taps 2 tea partiers for transition to power news.yahoo.com WASHINGTON – House Republicans have tapped two newly elected congressmen who drew tea party backing in their campaigns to help lead the party’s transition to power. Adam Kinzinger of Illinois and Tim Scott of South Carolina, who won endorsements by Sarah Palin and support from tea party […]

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Infuriating! Texas Officials Ignoring Vote on Red Light Camera Ban

Texas: Officials Ignoring Vote on Red Light Camera Ban Despite vote, Houston, Texas hesitates at shutting down camera program worth $17.8 million in annual revenue. Officials in Houston, Texas are in the stage of denial regarding the public vote to ban the use of red light cameras. Despite losing by six percentage points, Mayor Annise […]

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Justin Raimondo: On Warmongering Neocons & Being Wrong on Rand Paul. The Two Wings of the Republican Party.

Below is an excerpt from Uber-Libertarian Justin Raimondo. The whole article at his website is worth a read. Lindsey Graham’s Desperation A RINO in search of a war by Justin Raimondo, November 08, 2010 Antiwar.com …Graham’s political calculations may be off: the hostility to him from the tea party grassroots is certainly strong, and no amount […]

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The Republicans Won in 2010; Will US convert from a full headlong rush into socialism, to a full body tackle of corporate fascism?

www.DailyTeaParty.com Boris in Miami While the Daily Tea Party agrees with most of the content of the article below, we believe that the Freedom Movement’s toddler, the Tea Party, is learning as it grows.  We think that the Freedom Movement created and birthed the Tea Party and that it is our RESPONSIBILITY to EDUCATE it […]

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Great Graphs: Understanding where we are, how we got here and where we are going – Suicide is painless

SUICIDE IS PAINLESS (Featured Article) Everyone has watched one of the best TV series of all-time – M*A*S*H. You also know the tune that played during the opening credits as helicopters delivered wounded soldiers to the 4077 Mobile Army Surgical Unit. Most people have never heard the lyrics that go with the music. The song is Suicide is Painless and […]

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Is Paul Dead?

It has occurred to us that in the 20th century, especially the later 20th century, that art and literature became subject to the promotional agenda of the Anglo-American power elite. This makes sense to us if one grants that the elite comprise an extra…

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Tea Party Ideology Split -Palin Vs Paul – No Big Government Intervention at Home or Abroad

“the main ideological split between Palin and Paul has less to with the social-conservative agenda and more with the direction of American foreign policy. “As many frustrated Americans who have joined the Tea Party realize, we cannot stand against big government at home while supporting it abroad,’ “ “Let’s hope that libertarians and conservative who […]

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It’s Officially the Beginning of the End – Unconstitutional Governance, Intentional Crisis, Open Fraud, Money Printing, Clear Bank Handouts, Wars for Profit…

The US is now a country in which… ZeroHedge.com EVERYONE knows that the Wall Street banks KNOWINGLY engaged in fraud (Citibank executives confirmed this under oath), predatory lending, and other felonies and NOT ONE executive has been charged with a criminal act. There is clear evidence that elements of the Financial Crisis were intentionally induced […]

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RINO Lindsay Graham: Iran Threat to NWO. WAR “to sink their navy, destroy their air force and deliver a decisive blow to the Revolutionary Guard, in other words neuter that regime”

“Furthermore, the fact that Iran recently converted 15% of its $100Bn+ in reserves into gold did not win it any brownie points with the global central banking cartel. Yet perhaps war may be avoidable: Democrats may gain surprise support for continued diplomacy from some ultra-conservative Tea Party newcomers to Washington who diverge on foreign policy […]

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Republicans Vow to Cancel Afghan Drawdown Date – Will the Tea Party Oppose the Unconstitutional Wars?

“…Republicans looking to make it their war instead, and the race may be on to out-hawk one another on the war, despite poll data showing the war is increasingly unpopular among voters.” antiwar.com Flush with optimism after major victories in yesterday’s Congressional elections, House Republicans have promised one of their first orders of business is […]

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Canadian City Votes NO To Fluoride In Water – Tea Party could accomplish same in US

“Forceful fluoride medication of individuals is a civil rights violation” Steeper33 | October 30, 2010 One day after Waterloo’s October 25, 2010 public referendum vote to end water fluoridation, the close margin of the vote and promises to honour the vote are reiterated. Water fluoridation will be turned off. CTV News Waterloo’s Fluoridation Referendum Results & […]

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Speed Camera Tyranny Tried in the UK Soon in America- New speed camera can catch drivers committing five offences at once

The traditional Gatso speed camera, which could be replaced by the multi-function Asset system. Photograph: Mark Sykes/Alamy guardian.co.uk A speed camera designed to catch motorists committing up to five offences at the same time could be heading to Britain’s roads. As well as catching speeding motorists, the Asset camera should be able to pick out drivers […]

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Did Freedom Win? Shrinking the government means slashing government spending

“…congressmen are just politicians. But the Tea Party is supposed to be different. It stands for fiscal responsibility, spending cuts, and deficit reduction. A New York Times poll found that 92 percent of tea partiers said they would rather have a “smaller government providing fewer services” than a “bigger government providing more services.”” Reason.com -John Stossel […]

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Two More Nails In The Dollar’s Coffin—the Republican “Victory”, and the Fed’s QE2

gonzalolira.blogspot.com So on Wednesday, not only did the Republicans win control of the House of Representatives, but the Federal Reserve finally took the plunge with Quantitative Easing 2— —in other words, on the very same day, the U.S. dollar got the ol’ one-two punch—right to the groin: First the spend-and-cut-taxes Republicans won the Congress—and then, the […]

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Caught In A Lie: Bernanke Promised Congress The Federal Reserve Would Not Monetize The Debt But Now That Is Exactly What Is Happening

theeconomiccollapseblog.com On June 3rd, 2009 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke promised the U.S. Congress that the Federal Reserve would not monetize the debt of the U.S. government.  On November 3rd, 2010 the Federal Reserve announced a massive quantitative easing plan which will involve the purchase of 600 billion dollars of U.S. Treasury securities by the middle […]

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