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Steve Jobs and the Beauty of Capitalism

Below is an article from Jeffrey Tucker of the Von Mises Institute paying homage to Steve Jobs and the beauty of capitalism.  Steve Jobs was a true visionary who will be sorely missed.    http://mises.org/daily/5613/Steve-Jobs-and-the-Beautification-of-Capitalism Advertisements

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Another Currency Disapointment

Several weeks ago, during a seminar, I mentioned that the Swiss Franc was probably in the best shape of all the currencies in circulation because of its particulary vigilant Central Bank.  However, the Swiss National Bank has recently decided to peg … Continue reading

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Gold Falls After Central Bank Intervention

The latest news of the central banks intervention by way of injecting dollars into the banking system has caused gold to fall to $1775.  This has given equities a boost, and as a result investors are steering away from traditional safe-havens … Continue reading

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Headlines from the United Kingdom

Here in the United Kingdom, my hotel provides a complimentary edition of the morning paper, The Independent.  As I was perusing it this morning over breakfast, several headlines caught my eye, mainly those concerning the debt ceiling crisis in the … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Threatens Our Municipalities

Central Falls, Rhode Island may face bankruptcy if police and firefighter retirees won't agree to give up 50% of their pension.  Unfortunately, this seems like a harbinger of things to come.  Below are two articles about the sad state of … Continue reading

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Gold Is Still Moving Right Along

Despite the fact that summertime is usually a weak time for gold, it shows no evidence of slowing down.    http://www.guildinvestment.com/2011/07/21/more-fuel-for-the-gold-rush-of-2011/

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Deflation and the Gold Price Trajectory

Bill Bonner, frequent contributor to the Daily Reckoning website, predicts gold is going to go much, much higher, but not before a brief deflationary period. Also, Mr. Bonner cites an article from the NYT which concerns another crisis we'll confront when funding runs out for … Continue reading

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