Iran And Syria: Why Regime Change In One Means Regime Change In Both

Authored by Cailtin Johnstone via Medium.com, Probably the weirdest, dumbest, most annoying thing about writing on US foreign policy right now is the fact that regime change in Iran and regime change in Syria have been falsely spun into the illusion of two separate issues…

Mueller Investigation In Jeopardy As “Witch Hunt” Accusations Play Out In Court

A funny thing happened on the way to impeaching Donald Trump. After two-years of investigations by a highly politicized FBI and a Special Counsel stacked with Clinton supporters, Robert Mueller’s probe has resulted in the resignation of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, the arrests of Paul Manafort…

“How Wrong I Was”: Albert Edwards Says “My Reputation For Calling Stocks Is In Tatters”

SocGen’s permabear skeptic Albert Edwards is best known for one thing: predicting that the financial world will end in a deflationary singularity, one which will send yields in the US deep in the negative, and which he first dubbed two decades ago as the “Ice…

Nearly One-Third Of U.S. Lottery Winners Declare Bankruptcy

Authored by Fred Dunkley via SafeHaven.com, Luck is a tricky thing. And when it comes to those lucky Americans who have won windfalls in the lotteries, it seems to be short-lived. Winners become losers at breakneck speed. Studies show that lottery winners are more likely to…