Posts Tagged ‘Wall’

  • Expect These Stories to Flood Your Feed in the Coming Months

    09.02.2018 • United StatesComments Off on Expect These Stories to Flood Your Feed in the Coming Months

    We get the news no sooner than anyone else. Many times, we’ve tried to guess what tomorrow’s news will bring. We have done enough tests to know that either it can’t be done reliably… or we are no good at it. But that doesn’t stop us from trying.

  • What Happens When Wall Street Reaches ‘Peak Risk’

    09.02.2018 • AustraliaComments Off on What Happens When Wall Street Reaches ‘Peak Risk’

    Being dumbed down by central banks, financial institutions, the IMF et al. has created a complacent society. History teaches us that there’s an inverse relationship between complacency and risk. Lower complacency equals higher risk.

  • “Real Wealth” Won’t Come From the Recent Bitcoin Boom

    06.12.2017 • United StatesComments Off on “Real Wealth” Won’t Come From the Recent Bitcoin Boom

    Prices float on a sea of liquidity. Which prices rise depends on where the money flows. Either way, there is no reason to believe that just adding “money” – dollars, euro, or bitcoin – adds to real wealth. Real wealth must be earned… by someone.

  • Our Future Will be a Zombie’s Paradise… No Work. No Thinking

    15.11.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Our Future Will be a Zombie’s Paradise… No Work. No Thinking

    The former are busy figuring out how to keep control over the machines… and use them to create the perfect societies they’ve always wanted. Finally, the future we’ve all be waiting for. No work. No thinking. Which just illustrates why it will be so easy

  • Business-Savvy Robots Are Mastering the Art of the Deal

    25.08.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Business-Savvy Robots Are Mastering the Art of the Deal

    The company or person who can create an autonomous, ever learning, self-improving digital entity stands to gain trillions in wealth, and unimaginable power.

  • Hypocrisy and Hubris Will Tear Down Society

    18.08.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Hypocrisy and Hubris Will Tear Down Society

    There's a gale of self-congratulation blowing today. We think that yesterday's heroes are today's traitors and terrorists...but what will tomorrow's saints think of us?

  • Who Will Be Trump’s Brutus?

    20.06.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Who Will Be Trump’s Brutus?

    Like Julius Caesar, President Trump has put on the purple. He dares to rule. And now, jealous, fearful rivals sharpen their knives...Is Trump a modern Caesar, and are his adversaries traitors, or patriots?

  • Forget the Wall: Trump Needs to Build Bridges

    27.03.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Forget the Wall: Trump Needs to Build Bridges

    Mr. Trump now blames the conservative Republicans in the Freedom Caucus (the Tea Party guys) for blocking the GOP health care reform. And he finds it tough to get “Lil’ Marco” and “Lyin’ Ted” to cooperate. Surprise, surprise. As for the Democrats,

  • The Biggest Construction Project Since the Great Depression

    08.03.2017 • Politics and WarComments Off on The Biggest Construction Project Since the Great Depression

    Will a 3,200 km wall of concrete and steel effectively combat the alleged flow of illegal immigrants and drugs? No one knows. What we do know is that it will be very very expensive.