California Wants To Force Restaurants To Only Offer Kids Milk Or Water With Meals

Via TheAntiMedia.com, The California state legislature passed a bill this week requiring restaurants to make the default drinks for kids’ menus either water or milk. According to the text of S.B. 1192: “This bill would require a restaurant, as defined, that sells a children’s meal that includes a beverage,…

Trade War May Push China To Russian Energy

Via Global Risk Insights, Although China has backpedaled on proposed tariffs on U.S. crude imports, the move is indicative of its need to diversify sources and steps may now be taken to enable China to play the oil card in the future – including imports…

Philadelphians Alcohol Intake Has Soared Since The City’s Soda Tax Was Imposed

Via Political Calculations blog, There are certain things that are understood without having to be said, because they’re very obvious. Things like “never get involved in a land war in Asia” or “never go against a Sicilian when death is on the line” are examples of these…

The Internet Just Crowd-funded The Release Of 4,358 CIA Mind-Control Documents

Via TheAntiMedia.com, A crowdfunding campaign has succeeded in raising the funds necessary to pay a Freedom of Information Act request fee for documents related to the CIA’s controversial MKUltra program. John Greenewald of Black Vault, a website that publishes government documents, appealed to the internet for help…

UN Gives Unconditional ‘Green Light’ For Shifting “The Rescued” To Europe

Via GEFIRA, The global establishment goes out of its way to increase the number of immigrants in Europe. If the governments of particular states such as Hungary, Poland or now Italy oppose these activities, they are internationally marginalized. And if an action goes counter to…

Free-Speech Monopoly – The Game Is Rigged

Via Ben Garrison’s GrrrGraphics.com, In early America many cities had ‘town squares’ in which citizens could stand on soapboxes and shout out various messages. Our First Amendment protects such speech. The Internet is today’s town square. The soapboxes are social media. The Deep State and…

Brexit – Will The EU Collapse Anyway?

Via TruePublica.org.uk, It is impossible for anyone who even occasionally visits the news to ignore just how dramatically the world has changed in the last 10 years. The epicentre of the crumbling world order that we have all known was the global financial crisis. It…

Sumo SOMA Days, Cyclical Momentum, & The Eurodollar Curve

Via Nordea, …with the US expansion now the second longest ever, energy-price base effects on inflation about to turn less positive, dollar-negative comments from the White House, and front-loaded contributions to benefit plans of mid-September maybe it’s time to back up of the truck and…

The Blowback Begins: Ohio Farmer Vents On Trade War

Via Global Macro Monitor, Hope you all take the time to read this piece by an Ohio soybean farmer caught up in Trump’s trade wars. Tariffs hurt the many and help the few.  The “tyranny of the minority,” if you will, and that is before…

All FAANG’d Up

Via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, Bulls Make A Charge For The Highs Last week, we discussed how the market managed to clear the “Maginot Line” which brings January highs into focus. The chart below is the updated analysis from last week. Given this is a “weekly” chart, it takes much more time for…