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  • Trump: Our record Economy would CRASH, just like in 1929, if any of those clowns became President!

    10/16/2019 8:39:19 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 17 replies
    Twitter ^ | October 16, 2019 | Donald J. Trump
    Our record Economy would CRASH, just like in 1929, if any of those clowns became President!
  • Market Earthquake Is Coming Icahn Warns A Lot Of People Will Pay The Price Like In 1929

    02/06/2018 3:41:06 PM PST · by blam · 63 replies
    Newz Sentinel ^ | 2-6-2018
    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn spoke to CNBC via telephone this morning and had some very ominous warnings after what he has seen in the last few days. Reflecting on the markets moves recently, Icahn shocked the anchors by saying: This is something weve never seen before I dont remember ever seeing a market with this kind of volatility over two weeks. The market has become a much more dangerous place [due to index funds and ETFs] its like 2008 where everyone was buying mortgages and CDS. Concluding that: Passive investing is the bubble right now. There is going to be...
  • Film footage w/sound from New York in 1929

    01/27/2018 7:16:45 AM PST · by NRx · 22 replies
    YouTube ^ | 01-27-2018 | Guy Jones
    Film footage from an early Movietone camera team showing everyday life in New York City during 1929 (pre-Crash). I got a mild case of vertigo just watching the guys plastering the side of the Chrysler Building. Note how well dressed everybody seems to be. Appx 15 minutes
  • How Todays Market Compares To 1929

    11/13/2017 6:26:43 AM PST · by davikkm · 29 replies
    IWB ^ | Daniel Carter
    The stock market has surprised many this year by continuing to skyrocket to new all-time highs. Consumer and investor sentiment is high, the unemployment rate is low and Wall Street is excited for potential corporate tax cuts. Currently, things could not be going much better. However, I cannot help but notice that the stock market resembles the overvalued and excessively bullish conditions that led to modern historys most severe stock market crash from 1929 to 1932. Extremely Overvalued One of the most striking similarities between todays market and the market of 1929 is the extreme overvaluation of stocks. One of...
  • "Moanin For You" & "Alone in the Rain" Lloyd Huntley Orchestra (songs from The Grand Parade)

    11/29/2016 10:27:34 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan
    YouTube ^ | 1929 | Lloyd Huntley
  • The Town in the Middle of the Yukos Storm (Putin vs Khodorkovsky and the Oligarchs)

    07/28/2003 5:07:14 PM PDT · by DPB101 · 20 replies · 344+ views
    St. Petersburg Times ^ | 7/29/03 | Alla Startseva
    KIROVSK, Murmanskaya Oblast - The 30,000 inhabitants of this Arctic town in the middle of the vast Kola Peninsula pride themselves on being happy and hospitable. There are reasons for this: For an industrial town, the multicolored buildings look refreshingly pristine and the view is panoramic, especially this time of year, when the sun always hangs in the sky, except for an occasional dip behind the barren and breathtaking Khibiny mountains. But life hasn't always been so idyllic. Like hundreds of other outcroppings in Stalin's gulag system, Kirovsk was designed as a labor camp of death and detainment. It is...
  • 'Tain't No Sin (To Dance Around in Your Bones) George Olsen and his Music

    05/06/2016 7:49:04 PM PDT · by Arthur McGowan · 4 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1929 | Edgar Leslie--Walter Donaldson
    "Tain't No Sin (To Dance Around in Your Bones)" is played by George Olsen and His Music with vocalist Dick Gardner.
  • Alfredo and His Band "To Be In Love" (1929)

    02/23/2016 2:24:47 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 3 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1929 | Alfredo and his Band
    Alfredo and His Band plays "To Be In Love" (1929) The song is by Roy Turk & Fred E. Ahlert.
  • The really worrying financial crisis is happening in China, not Greece

    07/08/2015 5:31:17 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 40 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 07/08/15 | The Telegraph
    China looks like it is heading for its version of the 1929 stock market crash While all Western eyes remain firmly focused on Greece, a potentially much more significant financial crisis is developing on the other side of world. In some quarters, its already being called Chinas 1929 the year of the most infamous stock market crash in history and the start of the economic catastrophe of the Great Depression. In any normal summer, a 30pc fall in the Chinese stock market a loss of value roughly equivalent to the UKs entire economic output last year after...
  • What A Day! by Ted Weems and his Orchestra, 1929

    06/04/2015 6:00:13 AM PDT · by Arthur McGowan · 19 replies
    Victor Talking Machine Co. ^ | 1929 | Ted Weems
    Vocal by Parker Gibbs. Recorded June, 1929.
  • Did you know that Islam Has Been Woven Into the Fabric of Our Country Since Its Founding?

    02/20/2015 10:25:51 AM PST · by Starman417 · 45 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 02-20-15 | DrJohn
    The latest fantasy from the fanciful imagination of Barack Obama: We hear a lot about the United States' Judeo-Christian heritage, but according to President Obama, "Islam has been woven into the fabric of our country since its founding." That's what the president told a White House conference on "countering violent extremism" on Wednesday. Obama has said similar things in the past: "I also know that Islam has always been a part of Americas story, Obama said in a June 2009 speech in Cairo, Egypt. "Islam has always been part of America," he said in a 2010 statement marking the start...
  • Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "The Virginian"(1929)

    11/30/2014 12:31:28 PM PST · by ReformationFan · 18 replies
    You Tube ^ | 1929 | Victor Fleming
  • A Tiny Firm That Saw The 1929 Crash Coming Sees Trouble For 2015

    11/10/2014 6:31:14 AM PST · by blam · 31 replies
    BI ^ | 11-10-2014 | Elena Holodny
    Elena Holodny November 10, 2014A small firm that predicted the market crash back in 1929 is back with an ominous message. According to Bloomberg, the Jerome Levy Forecasting center sees a 65% chance of a recession in 2015. "Clearly the direction of most of the recent global economic news suggest movement toward a 2015 downturn," said David Levy, the chairman of the Jerome Levy Forecasting Center. Levy's forecasts contrasts with the Wall Street consensus, which is confident growth will continue for years. Back in 1929, Jerome Levy grandfather of now chairman David Levy "didn't like what he saw...
  • Krauthammer: Midterms A Nuclear Explosion, The Worst Wall-To-Wall Shellacking You Will Ever See

    11/05/2014 7:28:03 PM PST · by vbmoneyspender · 24 replies
    Special Report ^ | 11/05/2014 | Fox News1
    Krauthammer: [Obama] played as the puzzled observer. He was asked about the meaning of the election, and he said Ill leave to others the reading of tea leaves. Was this really a subtle result? Was this sort of complicated and nuanced? This was the worst wall-to-wall, national, unmistakable, unequivocal shellacking that you will ever see in a midterm election, and it happened on just about every level. Youve got in the House the Republicans now have the largest majority since 1929.
  • Its all but official: This will be the most dominant Republican Congress since 1929

    11/05/2014 6:34:32 PM PST · by GilGil · 28 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 11/5/2014 | Philip Bump
    This will be the most dominant Republican Congress since 1929, with an almost-certain 8 percent majority in the Senate and an 11.7 to 17.7 percent majority in the House. That trumps the party's 6.3/13.3 percent majorities in the 80th Congress that began in 1947. (Even if the party loses the Senate races in Louisiana or Alaska, it only needs two of the contested House races that remain to go its way to beat 1947.)
  • This Infamous (1929) Stock Market Crash Chart Just Won't Die

    02/13/2014 11:28:40 AM PST · by blam · 28 replies
    BI - The Reformed Broker ^ | 2-13-2014 | Joshua Brown
    This Infamous Stock Market Crash Chart Just Won't Die Joshua Brown, The Reformed Broker Feb. 13, 2014, 12:27 PM     No matter how many times it’s been debunked*, the 1929 stock market overlay chart just will not die. Probably because you keep clicking on any headline with the number ’1929′ in it. Probably because of how provocative the idea is and because of the fact that we are much more likely to be made uncomfortable by fear than we are to be take pleasure in potential opportunity. The studies all confirm that the human animal is, at...
  • The Next Two To Three Days Are 'Extremely Critical' For The Stock Market It May Crash 40%

    02/05/2014 9:40:05 AM PST · by blam · 55 replies
    BI ^ | 2-5-2014 | Matthew Boesler
    TOM DEMARK: The Next Two To Three Days Are 'Extremely Critical' For The Stock Market — It May Crash 40% Matthew BoeslerFeb. 5, 2014, 11:20 AM      Noted market-timer Tom DeMark did not sound optimistic about the prospects for stocks in an interview with CNBC this morning. DeMark compared today's market to that preceding the Black Friday crash in 1929. "When the market made its high on September 3, [1929], there were 23 subsequent trading days where the Dow Jones Industrial Average had a short-term bottom," he said. "23 days aligns with the low end on...
  • Calvin Coolidge Revised: New Find On 1929 Stock Market Crash

    07/01/2013 7:28:17 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 15 replies
    Forbes ^ | 07/01/2013 | Amity Shlaes
    Traditional presidential polls give Calvin Coolidge a low ranking. One reason for this is that he is often blamed for egging on the already boisterous stock market of the late 1920s, especially toward the end of his presidency. Particularly disparaging is John Kenneth Galbraiths account that Coolidge said in 1929 that prosperity was absolutely sound and that equities were cheap at current prices. This assertion is said to have stoked market fires so that stocks continued heavenward during the first half-year of Herbert Hoovers presidency. The crash, when it came, was therefore all the more violent. Parts of this older...
  • What Will Happen When The Government Collapses?

    04/29/2013 9:11:55 AM PDT · by Perseverando · 109 replies
    The Western Center for Journalism ^ | Arpil 27, 2013 | Floyd Brown
    Yesterday, my colleague, Marty Biancuzzo, explained why America is on a path to inevitable economic and government collapse. After reading Martys piece, another colleague asked me: What will America look like after a government collapse? Its an important question, and I want to give a satisfactory answer. But I cant do that in one short column, so I plan to return to this topic several times over the next few weeks. I hope that when Im done, you will have a better understanding of where the country is headed. Now, consider our current situation Its clear that Barack Obama and...
  • 'Gun Free' Zones Attract Killers

    12/23/2012 6:09:49 PM PST · by Daffynition · 20 replies
    NRO via Hartford Courant ^ | December 21, 2012 | John Fund
    A few things you won't hear about from the saturation coverage of the Newtown school massacre: Mass shootings are no more common than they have been in past decades, despite the impression given by the media. In fact, the high point for mass killings in the U.S. was 1929, according to criminologist Grant Duwe of the Minnesota Department of Corrections.