1. 100th Monkey

    Biden Tipping the People off to Upcoming Event?

    What is coming? A new false flag perhaps. More: Biden's "CODEWORD" Warning - More Than Meets the Eye? - | Intellihub News
  2. Unhypnotized

    White House Says Obama ‘Regrets Vote Against Raising Debt Ceiling in 2006, Calls It ‘Mistake’

    Fred Lucas CNS News April 12, 2011 President Barack Obama made a mistake when, as a U.S. senator in 2006, he voted against raising the debt ceiling, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said two days ahead of the president’s major address on fiscal policy. After averting a government...
  3. Unhypnotized

    Forget CO2, US Debt “Causes” Warming

    Ira Glickstein Watts Up With That? Feb 16, 2011* Total US Debt (public and private) as a percentage of US Gross Domestic Product (GDP) correlates with NASA GISS US Annual Mean Temperature Anomaly better than CO2 levels! So, if we want to reduce warming, cut the debt! The base chart...
  4. Truth Vibrations

    Portugal move eases Europe debt crisis -- The intensifying European debt crisis appeared to take a step back from the brink on Wednesday when besieged Portugal was able to sell more than €1.2bn in long-term debt at much lower than expected interest rates. European...
  5. Unhypnotized

    China Buys Up EU Government Debt

    Global Post Friday, January 7, 2011 China has been increasing its holdings of European government debt, including that issued by Spain, amid the euro-zone crisis, Chinese Vice Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng was quoted as saying on Thursday. The Spanish daily El Pais on Thursday cited Spanish...
  6. Unhypnotized

    CNN Touts Civilian Service Corps As Way Of Shedding Student Debt

    Serve the government and you will be rewarded Steve Watson Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 CNN has some advice for any former students now saddled with excess debt – carry out a decade of social work or join the ranks of the government’s civilian service corps. CNN business news...
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    Tim Geithner And The Sovereign Debt That Dare Not Speak Its Name

    Megan McArdle Business Insider April 3, 2010 Timothy Geithner has apparently penned a letter to Representative Scott Jarrett (R-NJ) telling him that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s obligations are not sovereign debt. *Of course, the United States government believes that supporting this debt is...
  8. Unhypnotized

    U.S., U.K. Move Closer to Losing Rating, Moody’s Says

    Bloomberg March 15, 2010 The U.S. and the U.K. have moved “substantially” closer to losing their AAA credit ratings as the cost of servicing their debt rose, according to Moody’s Investors Service. The governments of the two economies must balance bringing down their debt burdens without...
  9. Unhypnotized

    US Will Hit 94% Debt to GDP Ratio Next Year, Surpassing the Level Where Debt Starts R

    George Washington Blog Tuesday, January 12, 2009 Ambrose-Evans Pritchard notes: Fitch expects the combined state and federal debt to reach 94pc of GDP next year, up from 57pc at the end of 2007. Federal interest costs will reach 13pc of revenues, meaning that an eighth of all taxes will go...
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    Moody’s warns of ?social unrest’ as sovereign debt spirals

    Edmund Conway London Telegraph Wednesday, December 16, 2009 Britain and other countries with fast-rising government debts must steel themselves for a year in which “social and political cohesiveness” is tested, Moody’s warned. In a sombre report on the outlook for next year, the credit...
  11. Unhypnotized

    Société Générale tells clients how to prepare for potential ?global collapse?

    Ambrose Evans-Pritchard Telegraph November 19, 2009 In a report entitled “Worst-case debt scenario”, the bank’s asset team said state rescue packages over the last year have merely transferred private liabilities onto sagging sovereign shoulders, creating a fresh set of problems. Overall debt...