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The Newer Economy

As anyone over 30 may recall, the late 1990’s and early 2000’s was an exciting time for the internet and ushered in several companies we still have with us today, such as Amazon.com. In the late 1990’s people started using … Continue reading

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Attempted Coup in Montenegro

A recent coup attempt was stopped in Montenegro. In addition to locals, Russian operatives are suspects. http://www.businessinsider.com/14-people-2-russians-charged-with-attempted-coup-in-montenegro-2017-4

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Op-Ed: Alt-Qaeda gets a Simon and Schuster book deal

Interesting Op-Ed by Jack Murphy at the military and foreign policy website, Sofrep.com. There is a paywall to see the full article but you can get the basic idea in the initial paragraphs if you are not a subscriber. https://sofrep.com/79201/op-ed-alt-qaeda-gets-simon-schuster-book-deal/

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C & I Lending Falls, The Doom Indicators

This is a nice writeup from Acting-Man.com, which considers indicators pointing to potential economic troubles on the horizon. http://www.acting-man.com/?p=49036

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The End Of Ultra-Easy Money?

By C.J Engel, as read on zerohedge.com http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-04-12/end-ultra-easy-money

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Inside Mosul

While the headlines have turned to the Tomahawk missile strike on the Syrian Airfield, in responsive to the chemical attack, the battle to defeat ISIS continues in Mosul. The link below gives some detail on how the battle is being … Continue reading

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Satire, Mistaken as Real News: Pentagon Awards Contract to United Airlines to Forcibly Remove Assad?

The day after one screaming, almost passenger was forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight, the military satire site Duffel Blog joked that United Airlines just one a Pentagon contract to remove Assad. Social media went ran with that as … Continue reading

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Canadian Housing Market Shoots Higher

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-04-10/canadian-housing-starts-explode-9-year-highs-renter-nation-spreads   Re-posted from Zero Hedge.  

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Twitter CEO Does Not Take A Salary

For some reason, what is considered to be technology these days is pretty unremarkable. The Snap IPO got a lot of people excited, momentarily, since it was a “big tech IPO.” Figuring out how to waste more time on the … Continue reading

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Kushners, Trump In-Laws, Near $400 Million Deal with Chinese Firm

Kushners, Trump In-Laws, Near $400 Million Deal with Chinese Firm – The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/14/nyregion/kushner-companies-anbang-insurance-group.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Re-posted from NYTimes. Geoff

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