Hurricane Michael caught a lot of people unprepared. What looked like an uneventful gulf storm turned into a raging monster by the time it made landfall in the Florida panhandle. Michael missed us completely this year. I never really worried about it because there was so little error in the track and it was a … Continue reading Preparation is More than Buying Bottled Water
I have two new private blog posts up this morning. The first covers some of the oil and gas stocks in the Gold Goats 'n Guns Newsletter Portfolio. The second is Sunday's normal Market Report where I cover the souring U.S. / Saudi relationship and the Trump Administration policies behind it while everyone is focused on … Continue reading Private Blogs – Oil & Gas Upheaval and the Saudis Fume over Trump
So, let's talk Germany v. Italy in a no-holds barred, tag-team grudge match for control over the future of the European Union. Because, make no mistake, that is exactly what is on the table when we analyze what is happening in the EU. Man of Many Hats, Matteo Salvini, is in the driver's seat pushing … Continue reading Salvini Stoking Italian Risk on Eve of Bavarian Elections
I have to wonder when Russian President Vladimir Putin sleeps. He's busier than any other leader, traveling the globe while consistently changing the board state geopolitically. While everyone, including me, has had their eye on the turmoil in U.S. political circles over the past couple of weeks, Putin visited India and in a little less … Continue reading Muli-Polar Political Project Pushed Forward by Putin In India
The world is not shedding any tears now that Lil 'Miss AIPAC, Nikki Haley, has finished her time puffing up her political resume at the U.N. To describe her performance as U.N. Ambassador over the last two years as strident and obnoxious would be a kindness. Haley, simply put, was out of her depth as … Continue reading Lil’ Miss AIPAC Nikki Haley Ends Her Reign of Terror at the U.N.
"The world grew up... helluva shame" — Patton (Subscribe to the newsletter here) There are some moments in history which act as inflection points. The confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the U.S. was one of them. And it reminded me of what I don't like about The Wizard of … Continue reading October 2018 Issue Gold Goats ‘n Guns Newsletter Released
I have a new video Market Report up on Patreon for subscribers focused on the political fallout of the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. For those who want access to the Private Blog and twice weekly technical reports on Gold, Bitcoin and other important foundational markets from a strategic and tactical perspective, … Continue reading Private Blog – 10-7-2018 – Bye Bye DiFi
Yesterday's dramatic cloture vote to push SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh to a final confirmation vote is one of those political moments of pure victory. It was messy and it was tense, but the ultimate outcome was better than I could have ever originally expected. Because it's pretty clear to me that we're looking at the … Continue reading Kavanaugh v. Feinstein — Flawless Victory