Trump Calls Off Historic Meeting With North Korea’s Kim

Trump Calls Off Historic Meeting With North Korea’s Kim | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-24/trump-calls-historic-meeting-north-koreas-kim

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Both sides are posturing…

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K-12: History of the Conspiracy against Reading

K-12: History of the Conspiracy against Reading

https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2018/05/k12_history_of_the_conspiracy_against_reading.html

Re-posted from American Thinker.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Ergo, the measured results…

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Existing Home Sales Tumble In April As Rate-Hikes Crush Affordability

Existing Home Sales Tumble In April As Rate-Hikes Crush Affordability | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-24/existing-home-sales-tumble-april-rate-hikes-crush-affordability

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: As expected…

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Beijing Warns New Stealth Fighters Will Conduct Patrols In Taiwan’s Airspace

Beijing Warns New Stealth Fighters Will Conduct Patrols In Taiwan’s Airspace | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-23/beijing-warns-new-stealth-fighters-will-conduct-patrols-taiwans-airspace

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: China getting aggressive with Taiwan…

 

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U.S. launches auto import probe, China says will defend interests

U.S. launches auto import probe, China says will defend interests | Reuters

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-autos/u-s-launches-auto-import-probe-china-says-will-defend-interests-idUSKCN1IO1YM

Re-posted from Reuters.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: China-US Trade war looms…

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China built 400 buildings on one South China Sea island

China built 400 buildings on one South China Sea island – Business Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/china-400-buildings-subi-reef-south-china-sea-2018-5?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view

Re-posted from Business Insider.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: China is not being subtle with this encroachment…

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US Will Blow $700 Billion On Obamacare Subsidies In 2018

US Will Blow $700 Billion On Obamacare Subsidies In 2018 | Zero Hedge

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-23/us-will-spend-700bn-obamacare-subsidies-2018

Re-posted from Zero Hedge.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Blow is the operative word…

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What Will Surging Mortgage Rates Do to Housing Bubble 2?

What Will Surging Mortgage Rates Do to Housing Bubble 2? | Wolf Street

https://wolfstreet.com/2018/05/23/what-will-surging-mortgage-rates-do-to-housing-bubble-2/

Re-posted from Wolf Street.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: Rising mortgages rates will collapse the current housing bubble…

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Dodd-Frank rewrite is a win for small and regional lenders

Dodd-Frank rewrite is a win for small and regional lenders

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/23/bank-regulatory-rewrite-headed-to-trumps-desk-hands-a-victory-to-small-and-regional-lenders.html

Re-posted from CNBC.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: this will make a difference in the small business sustained growth/expansion…

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Federal Reserve: More Than 4 Out Of 10 Americans Do Not Even Have Enough Money To Cover An Unexpected $400 Expense

Federal Reserve: More Than 4 Out Of 10 Americans Do Not Even Have Enough Money To Cover An Unexpected $400 Expense

http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/federal-reserve-more-than-4-out-of-10-americans-do-not-even-have-enough-money-to-cover-an-unexpected-400-expense

Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog.

Geoff

Geoff Comments: This has been the case throughout the Obama Era…

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