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  • The tangled web of money and deception surrounding the abortion pill

    06/13/2024 3:19:08 PM PDT · by Morgana · 5 replies
    Live Action News ^ | January 18, 2023 | Carole Novielli
    For several years, Live Action News has researched and published the facts regarding the abortion pill along with the web of those who fund the manufacturing of the abortion pill as well as its clinical trials and studies. What has been uncovered has been nothing short of shocking: an incestuous funding trail from the investors in U.S. abortion pill manufacturers Danco Laboratories and GenBioPro, whose own dollars have been funneled to various groups behind clinical trials and studies of the abortion pill and its purported safety and effectiveness. Such an arrangement appears to be a possible conflict of interest, which...
  • New York Stock Exchange investigating 'technical issue' that showed Berkshire Hathaway share price dropping 99%

    06/03/2024 8:32:42 AM PDT · by wastedyears · 27 replies
    NBC News ^ | 6/3/2024 | Rob Wile
    The New York Stock Exchange said Monday it was investigating a "technical issue" that was leading to large fluctuations in the prices of certain stocks including Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.
  • Warren Buffett Sold Apple and Paramount. Here’s What He’s Buying Instead.

    05/14/2024 9:04:09 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 15 replies
    Warren Buffett hasn’t found a lot to like in the stock market recently.In each of the last six quarters, Buffett has sold more stocks for Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B) than he bought. Last quarter, he sold off a big chunk of his Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) position and the entirety of his Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA) investment. All told, he sold nearly $20 billion worth of stocks from Berkshire’s portfolio, and he bought less than $3 billion.Buffett lamented investment opportunities for Berkshire are few and far between as the company grows bigger. With a market cap of about $877 billion, there...
  • Abortion pill investor Warren Buffett created ‘church’ to get women illegal abortions

    12/03/2023 8:05:14 PM PST · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Live Action News ^ | January 11, 2023 | Carole Novielli
    Warren Buffett is a philanthropist whose billions have been funneled to pro-abortion organizations for decades, including many behind the expansion of the abortion pill. While some of this is well-known among pro-lifers, what is less known is that Buffett was also instrumental in creating a “church” as a front for referring women for illegal abortions prior to Roe v. Wade — a “church” that eventually merged into Planned Parenthood Los Angeles. Warren Buffett’s abortion pill philanthropy Warren Buffett’s Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation was among the original investors in Danco Laboratories, the U.S. abortion pill manufacturer. In addition, the Washington Post...
  • Abortion philanthropist Charles Munger, ‘sidekick’ to Warren Buffett, dead at 99

    12/03/2023 7:53:16 PM PST · by Morgana · 18 replies
    Live Action News ^ | December 1, 2023 | Carole Novielli
    Planned Parenthood financier Charles Munger died on November 28, 2023, at age 99, after “spending more than four decades as [Warren] Buffett’s second-in-command and foil atop Berkshire Hathaway Inc.,” according to Reuters. The two men met in Omaha in 1959. Like Buffett, Charles Munger (or “Charlie,” as he was often called) was also an abortion philanthropist, who served on Planned Parenthood’s board and even helped Buffett create a ‘church’ to help women get illegal abortions. Who was Charles Munger? previously noted how Munger “worked in real estate for several years before starting a successful investment firm that eventually caught...
  • Catholics for Choice: EXPOSED

    11/14/2023 9:25:42 PM PST · by Morgana · 10 replies
    Catholic Vote ^ | October 5, 2022 | Catholic Vote
    EXPOSED: Catholics for Choice is NOT Catholic. Surprised? We're not. This 5 minute video explains the background and digs deep into who "Catholics for Choice" really are. Follow the money.
  • Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Reduces Stake in BYD Amid Record Earnings

    11/08/2023 1:25:36 AM PST · by cba123 · 7 replies ^ | November 7, 2023 | Howard Rhodes
    Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has significantly reduced its stake in Chinese electric car manufacturer BYD in a series of sales over the past 18 months, according to recent filings. The most recent share sale occurred on October 25, just days before BYD announced record quarterly earnings. This prompted some analysts to raise their price targets for the company. During the quarter, BYD’s auto segment achieved a net profit of Rmb9.4 billion ($1.28 billion), equivalent to an impressive net profit of Rmb11.4k per car, according to Paul Gong, the head of China auto at UBS Global Research. Gong attributes this success...
  • Jimmy Buffett planes at Battleship steeped in Buffett and military history

    09/05/2023 1:21:24 PM PDT · by suthener · 9 replies
    WKRG News ^ | Sep 3, 2023 / 02:25 PM CDT | Chad Petri
    MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Jimmy Buffett is being remembered the world over for his music. Buffett grew-up in Mobile and passed away Friday night after a long battle with skin cancer. This weekend, we’re also getting a glimpse of his philanthropy. He anonymously donated two of his planes to Battleship Memorial Park last year. It’s a gesture both steeped in Buffett lore and continues the park’s educational mission. The two aircraft have been assembled for months inside the Medal of Honor Pavillion. Whenever someone asked who donated them, people in the know would sheepishly say it was anonymous, all the...
  • Jimmy Buffet passes at 76

    09/02/2023 12:27:21 AM PDT · by MtnScout · 146 replies
    He passed away peacefully Friday night surrounded by his family, friends, music and dogs 1946 ~ 2023
  • Warren Buffett gets gloomy: America's 'incredible period' iseconomy, jobs, globalization coming to an end.

    08/14/2023 6:15:51 PM PDT · by anthropocene_x · 51 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | July 15, 2023 | Vishesh Raisinghani
    According to the world’s most famous investor, the “incredible period” for the U.S. economy has been coming to an end in recent months. That’s a somewhat surprising statement from a man who has famously been ultra-bullish on the U.S. economy. But persistently high inflation, higher interest rates and the ongoing banking crisis have all made Buffett much more concerned about investment gains in the year ahead. His partner, Charlie Munger, echoed this sentiment. “Get used to making less,” Munger quipped.
  • Warren Buffett's wife balked at paying $4 for a cup of coffee. That won't surprise the investor's close followers

    07/15/2023 4:24:34 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 57 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | July 15,2023 | Theron Mohamed
    Warren Buffett's wife reportedly balked at the $4 cost of a coffee at Sun Valley. Astrid Menks' reaction aligns with her husband's approach to life, investing, and dealmaking. Buffett lives simply, seeks value as an investor, and strikes a hard bargain when he cuts deals. Warren Buffett detests high inflation, and it appears the billionaire's wife does too. Astrid Menks balked at paying $4 for a cup of coffee at Sun Valley this week, noting she "could get a pound of coffee" for that price in other places, the New York Post reported on Thursday. Her reaction won't surprise close...
  • “I Really Touched the Third Rail on a Mention of Jeffrey Epstein” – Shareholder Peter Flaherty Breaks Silence Following His Arrest After Criticizing Warren Buffett’s Ties with Bill Gates (VIDEO)

    05/09/2023 10:50:40 AM PDT · by bitt · 14 replies
    gateway pundit ^ | 5/9/2023 | JIM HOFT
    Peter Flaherty, chairman of the National Legal and Policy Center (NLPC) broke his silence after he was arrested and escorted out of the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting on Saturday in Omaha, Nebraska. The Gateway Pundit reported that Flaherty was removed at the shareholders’ meeting and was charged with “criminal trespass” after criticizing Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett for his support for Bill Gates’ organization and his association with convicted felon Jeffrey Epstein. Bill Gates was also present during the meeting. WATCH: And bill gates was here 30 minutes ago. — Tykoo.eth (@0xTykoo) May 6, 2023 During the first minute...
  • The staggering hypocrisy of Warren Buffett

    05/07/2023 4:57:36 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 23 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 05/07/2023 | Jack Hellner
    Somehow, Warren Buffett believes that the federal government should cover all depositors, no matter how rich they are, even though the FDIC specifically states that it covers only $250,000, and that is what it charges insurance premiums on. Underwriting risks seems to be a foreign concept to Buffett. Warren Buffett said Saturday that it would have been "catastrophic" to let any Silicon Valley Bank depositors lose their money when regulators seized the troubled California lender.The fall of Silicon Valley Bank on March 10 triggered panic across the financial system. In a bid to restore calm, US officials made the controversial...
  • ‘Doctors Orders’: Jimmy Buffett Announces He’s Canceling The Rest Of His 2022 Tour Dates

    09/28/2022 11:18:58 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 51 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | Sep 28, 2022 | By Katie Jerkovich
    Representatives for Jimmy Buffett announced that he must cancel the rest of his 2022 tour dates per “doctors orders” after a “brief hospitalization” for health issues that were not shared. In a message posted on social media Tuesday, the 75-year-old rocker posted a statement indicating Buffett’s “Life on the Flipside-Redux” tour would be cut short. “Due to health issues and brief hospitalization, Jimmy will need to refrain from touring for the rest of the year,” the statement read. “On doctor’s orders, he must take this time to recuperate and heal.” “Jimmy looks forward to getting back on stage next year,”...
  • Bill Gates Announces He Will Give ‘Virtually All’ His Wealth to His Foundation\

    07/13/2022 7:27:26 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 92 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | July 13, 2022 Updated: July 13, 2022 | Jack Phillips
    Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said Wednesday that he plans to give his wealth to his foundation. In a Twitter thread that doesn’t allow replies, Gates announced he was transferring $20 billion to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s endowment this month and will increase spending to $9 billion per year by 2026. “As I look to the future, I plan to give virtually all of my wealth to the foundation,” Gates wrote. “I will move down and eventually off of the list of the world’s richest people.” Gates is currently the fourth-richest person on earth and has a net...
  • Warren Buffett Blasts Bankers For Turning Stock Market Into "A Gambling Parlor"

    04/30/2022 9:52:33 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 25 replies
    Talk Markets ^ | 04/30/2022 | Tyler Durden
    After a tumultuous week of violent lurches higher (but mostly lower), the S&P 500 has ended April with its worst start to a year since the start of World War 2...Vacation bookings are soaring, car sales are booming and Americans continue to spend with abandon, thanks to higher wages and brisk hiring; and yet, the economy unexpectedly contracted in the first quarter, led by trade deficits and a drop in inventory purchases.“The market is worried about a very fragile economic outlook, as it should be," said Joe LaVorgna, chief Americas economist at Natixis and former Trump White House economic adviser.“The...
  • Exec Of Defunct Green Energy Company Gets 6 Years In Prison For Role In Billion Dollar Ponzi Scheme

    04/14/2022 9:21:05 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 25 replies
    Daily Wire ^ | April 13, 2022 | Leif Le Mahieu
    Green energy executive Robert A. Karmann, who was the chief financial officer for a now non-existent company, was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday for his role in a Ponzi scheme encompassing billions of dollars. Karmann was also ordered to pay $624 million in restitution for his involvement in fraudulent acts related to the DC Solar company, which made mobile solar generator units. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of California, investors were given “generous federal tax credits” for purchasing the units. The investors were also falsely told that there would be consistent revenue...
  • Bill Gates and Warren Buffett to build new kind of nuclear reactor in Wyoming

    06/03/2021 12:13:22 AM PDT · by blueplum · 46 replies
    The Guardian UK ^ | 02 Jun 2021 | Reuters staff
    Power companies run by billionaire friends Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have chosen Wyoming to launch the first Natrium nuclear reactor project on the site of a retiring coal plant. TerraPower, founded by Gates about 15 years ago, and power company PacifiCorp, owned by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, said on Wednesday that the exact site of the Natrium reactor demonstration plant was expected to be announced by the end of the year.... ...The project features a 345 megawatt sodium-cooled fast reactor with molten salt-based energy storage that could boost the system’s power output to 500MW during peak power demand. TerraPower...
  • A Shocked Warren Buffett Sees ‘Significant’ Inflation: ‘The Costs Are Up, Up, Up. We’re Seeing Substantial Inflation’

    05/02/2021 4:33:39 PM PDT · by wrrock · 48 replies
    TG ^ | 5/2/2021 | Evan
    Speaking to Berkshire’s millions of shareholders on Saturday, Buffett warned the company was being hit by inflationary pressures: “We’re seeing very substantial inflation – it’s very interesting. I mean, we’re raising prices. People are raising prices to us. And it’s being accepted.” “The costs are just up, up, up. Steel costs, you know, just every day, they’re going up.” “And it just won’t stop! People have money in their pocket, and they pay the higher prices… There’s more inflation going on that people would have anticipated six months ago or thereabouts.” -VIDEO
  • Warren Buffett: We are seeing substantial inflation and are raising prices

    05/02/2021 12:27:58 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 51 replies
    Yahoo Finance ^ | Sat, May 1, 2021, 6:05 PM | Brian Sozzi
    We are seeing substantial inflation," Buffett said at the Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholder meeting broadcast exclusively by Yahoo Finance. "We are raising prices. People are raising prices to us, and it's being accepted." Buffett called out much higher steel costs impacting Berkshire's housing and furniture businesses. Subramanian thinks investors could see a "robust" rebound in inflation in coming months in the wake of the latest round of C-suite commentary. "Inflation is arguably the biggest topic during this earnings season, with a broad array of sectors (Consumer/Industrials/Materials, etc.) citing inflation pressures," Subramanian notes. Proctor & Gamble said recently it would begin...