Private Blog: Bitcoin and $20,000

New Private Blog post up with some thoughts about how to trade Bitcoin hitting $20,000 in the next day or so. The Private Blog is for those subscribed to my Patreon Page, where for just $4/month you can get timely and actionable trading tips as well as access to the private Gold Goats 'n Guns  … Continue reading Private Blog: Bitcoin and $20,000

Net Neutrality – The End of Google’s Biggest Subsidy

Net Neutrality is gone.  Good riddance. Lost in all of the theoretical debate about how evil ISPs will create a have/have-not divide in Internet access, is the reality that it already exists along with massive subsidies to the biggest bandwidth pigs on the planet – Facebook, Google, Twitter, Netflix and the porn industry. Under Net … Continue reading Net Neutrality – The End of Google’s Biggest Subsidy

Iran to Join EAEU – 45 Years of Foreign Policy Down the Drain

Iran is joining the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU). By early next year, February by this account, Iran will join the five founding members of the Union and open the door for Turkey to do so later in 2018. Between this and the end of the war in Syria, it’s not hard to declare the Brzezinski Doctrine … Continue reading Iran to Join EAEU – 45 Years of Foreign Policy Down the Drain

Fed Hikes, Gold Spikes, EU Says, “Yikes!”

With Brexit talks in the gutter, Merkel in trouble and Poland flexing its muscles on immigration the EU is staring at an apocalyptic 2018. The Federal Reserve to no one's surprise raised rates a quarter point today. The response from the markets was Europe's worst nightmare because not only did the dollar spike but gold … Continue reading Fed Hikes, Gold Spikes, EU Says, “Yikes!”

Chart School – Ethereum: Anatomy of a Long-Term Breakout

I'm going to show you a chart of Ethereum this morning that should make you stand up and take notice. For months Ethereum was dogged by doubts after its massive run-up to $400 earlier in the year. And those doubts are somewhat warranted. Structurally, I have problems with Ethereum, but at the same time, I … Continue reading Chart School – Ethereum: Anatomy of a Long-Term Breakout

Interview – Halsey Live – Trump and Putin Building Mideast Peace

Last night Halsey English and I did our weekly jam on geopolitics. We cover The ins and outs of the controversy surrounding Trump's plan to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, Why Turkey is mostly irrelevant How this is setting the stage for a grand bargain in the Middle East despite the bluster and the … Continue reading Interview – Halsey Live – Trump and Putin Building Mideast Peace

Oil Producers Turning to Crypto to Solve Sanctions Problems

Last week, Venezuela announced it would develop a national cryptocurrency backed by its oil reserves, the Petro.  Now there is a report that Russia is considering the same thing.  Iran will likely follow suit. As of right now this is just a rumor, but it makes some sense.  So, let’s treat this rumor as fact … Continue reading Oil Producers Turning to Crypto to Solve Sanctions Problems

Trump Walks a Tightrope with Mideast Peace Plan

For months I've been telling you that the framework for a Middle East Peace Plan is in process.  Donald Trump dropped a nuclear bomb on the world the other day by announcing the U.S. would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, ending more than 50 years of virtue-signaling over what is, in fact, fact. … Continue reading Trump Walks a Tightrope with Mideast Peace Plan