How to Clear Your Google Browsing and Video History Before the New Google "Privacy" Policy Is Implemented

Google launches its new “privacy” policy tomorrow. Many commentators have said that the new policy will weaken privacy protections, and allow Google to gather enormous amounts of information across its multiple platforms … and keep the information forever.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has two how-to guides on how to remove d…

What Do You Believe About Money?

The first step of every financial plan must address what we believe about money, because what we believe about money will impact what we do for and with money.    Don’t believe me?  Complete the following two sentences with the first thing that comes to mind:

ECB Lends Banks €529.5 Billion

The European Central Bank said it dished out €529.5 billion in cheap, three-year loans to 800 lenders, the central bank’s latest effort to arrest a financial crisis now entering its third year.

Sean Corrigan Crucifies MMT

While hardly needing a full-on onslaught by an Austrian thinker, when even some fairly simplistic reductio ad abusrdum thought experiments should suffice (boosting global GDP by a few million percent simply by building a death star comes to mind), Diapason’s Sean Corrigan has decided to take MMT, also known as “Modern Monetary Theory”, to the woodshe…

Ron Paul Defeats Obama In Head To Head Polling

Here’s a chart you won’t see anywhere in the mainstream media – not the right, and certainly not the left. According to Rasmussen’s 2012 Presidential Election Matchups, which pit Obama against any of the four GOP presidential candidates, while the balance of challengers certainly appear to have no chance of defeating the incumbent (something we touch…

Guest Post: And The Douchebag Of The Year Award Goes To……

Submitted by Mark McHugh from Across the Street
And The Douchebag Of The Year Award Goes To……
Unless February 29th is the new April Fool’s Day, I’m pretty sure  Alan Dlugash locked up DOTY with this remark:
People who don’t have money don’t understand the stress.   Could you imagine what it’s like to say I got three kid…

UK Parliament Member Lord James of Blackheath Alleges 15 Trillion Dollar Fraud Involving the Fed and Imaginary Gold

British Parliament member Lord James of Blackheath has alleged in a speech before Parliament an elaborate fraud involving the US government lying about hundreds of thousands of tons of imaginary gold, illegal wire transfers and loans totaling $15 trillion:

We have no idea whether Lord James is onto something big … or has fallen prey to the equiv…

Complete Paulson 2011 Letter

There are those who voraciously, and blindly, read any and all hedge fund reports, allowing the already useless information to enter one brain hemisphere and exit the other, just so they can brag that they read such and such’s monthly or year end letter. Frankly, we pity them, especially when in their attempt to ape success they confuse luck (which i…