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Robin Pahlman - Miss Lonelyhearts (single out now) - One Chord To Another - A Finnish Pop Site

Featured, Finnish music, Headline, News<p>Robin Pahlman – Miss Lonelyhearts (single out now)<p>No Comments<p>The update frequency on this blog is still rather …

GOLD & SILVER: The metal v paper discrepancy now lacks any credibility

<i>For nearly three years, The Slog has been saying the tracker v physical precious metals price misfit is ridiculous. Now it is insane…and offering</i> …

Rising Interest Rates Don't Have To Bring You Down

Yields have been on a steady decline for 31 years now, ever sine the 10-year hit an all time high of 15.6% during President Reagan’s first term. On July 28, 2012, interest rates on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note hit a historical low of 1.39%–an event of monumental significance for individual …

Bitcoin Trader: Buy on Dips

I have been curious about Bitcoins — an unregulated electronic currency running on a computer network — ever since June 2011, when I first wrote about them after a hacker broke into Mt. Gox, a Bitcoin exchange, sending its price plummeting from $30 to pennies on the dollar.<p>After reading my post in …

Protecting Yourself From Japanese Insanity

I’d hate to say it but this time really is different. Never before has there been coordinated global money printing of the scale of today. Ever. Japan intends to double its money in circulation in just two years. This is incredible stuff. But it only mimics the U.S. Federal Reserve which has …

Bitcoin Obliterates 'The State Theory Of Money'

Once you get past the childish title, the recent bitcoin piece from Karl Denninger raises some issues that warrant consideration from bitcoin economists. Denninger is an intelligent student of the capital markets and his essay deserves a serious reply.<p>The economic contribution of his essay is that …