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Disaster Investing – – Economic Armageddon!

July 1, 2014 – Apocalypse Investing – Preparing for End Times:  Investment professionals have a new pitch: The sky could soon be falling. Fears of the continuing European debt crisis; floods, wildfires, earthquakes, heatwave, drought, volcanoes and other disasters; political … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Camels in the Desert.

June 11, 2014 – Year in Pictures: Camels walked in the dunes of Xiangshawan Desert, also called the Sounding Sand Desert, in China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on July 20. The area is a popular tourist attraction. (Credits – The … Continue reading

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Life Expectancy Around the World!

May 25, 2014 – Life Expectancy Around the World:  The World Map, above, is color coded by life expectancy. The color scale is in the lower left. Dark red is greater than 76 years, red is 70.3 to 76 yrs, … Continue reading

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Ring of Fire Investing.

March 18, 2014 – Ring of Fire Investing: If we listen to those in the know, financial Armageddon is just around the corner. The IMF (International Monetary Fund), the CBO (Congressional Budget Office) and the BIS (Bank of International Settlements); … Continue reading

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From India, Proof That a Trip to Mars Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank – NYTimes.com

February 18, 2014 – India Outsourced to Mars:  From India, Proof That a Trip to Mars Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank – NYTimes.com.  Pictured above, the Mangalyaan Mars Orbiter Spacecraft mounted atop a rocket at the Satish Dhawan Space … Continue reading

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Earthquake Strikes Remote Area of China – Killing 69,000.

February 13, 2014 – Earthquake Strikes Remote Area of China: A mountainous part of the Xinjiang region in far western China was hit by an intense earthquake on Wednesday, but officials said the area was isolated and thinly populated and … Continue reading

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Super Fast Trains (186 M.P.H. or 300 K.P.H.) Transform China.

September 24, 2013 – Speedy Trains Transform China: The cavernous rail station here for China’s new high-speed trains was nearly deserted when it opened less than four years ago. Pictured above, nearly every train from Changsha station, leaving minutes apart … Continue reading

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Super Typhoon Usagi Heads for Taiwan and Hong Kong.

September 21, 2013 – Hong Kong Braces for Super Typhoon Usagi: The Storm Is Packing Maximum Sustained Winds of 121 Miles an Hour. Pictured above, an infrared (IR) satellite image taken early Saturday Hong Kong time showed Super Typhoon Usagi … Continue reading

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New Investment Strategy – Preparing for the End Times!

September 13, 2013 – – New Investment Strategy – Preparing for End Times: Investment professionals have a new pitch: The sky could soon be falling. Fears of a European debt crisis; floods, earthquakes, volcanoes and other disasters; political uprisings, the … Continue reading

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The Commodity Supercycle Portends Great Depression II Starting 2014.

September 4, 2013 – The Commodity Supercycle: Discussion of the supposed commodity “supercycle” tends to focus more on the “super” and less on the “cycle.” But all true cycles eventually head down. This one could turn in 2014. The current … Continue reading

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