Private Blog: Crypto-space

Hey, with everything that's happening everywhere it will be hard not to put up a lot more of these than I've been.  New trading opportunities pop up all the time and I want to make sure the high quality set-ups are covered. So, new PRIVATE BLOG post is up on Patreon.  Click here to read. … Continue reading Private Blog: Crypto-space

Will Trump Ever Learn to Not Play Chess Against Persians

In all of my discussions of geopolitics, whenever someone begins to bring up Iran as a bunch of savages, parroting the neocon talking point, I remind them that they are Persians. And the Persians invented chess. Lumping Iran in with the dregs of the Arab world – ISIS, al-Qaeda, etc. – is not only ignorant … Continue reading Will Trump Ever Learn to Not Play Chess Against Persians

Qatar Comes Clean on Syria — Hillary’s Worst Birthday Ever

  On Zerohedge now... Qatar's former Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al-Thani gave an interview wednesday that confirmed what any marginally-aware person following the events in Syria these past six years knew... ...that Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Turkey and the United States conspired to overthrow the Syrian government of Bashar al-Assad and armed terrorist … Continue reading Qatar Comes Clean on Syria — Hillary’s Worst Birthday Ever

TokenBox – Russia’s Crypto-Answer to Fidelity

  The Russians are on a complete crypto-roll here. I don't know a whole lot about this yet but the introductory (and bespoke) article posted on Russia Insider this morning makes this very intriguing. Tokenbox, best I can tell is a crypto-version of a fund issuer like Fidelity. They're using Ethereum to power the fund-creation system … Continue reading TokenBox – Russia’s Crypto-Answer to Fidelity

Facebook Whistles Past its Own Graveyard

Facebook's proposed pay-to-play changes are the kind of tone-deaf move that will hasten its own demise. I am pretty much post-Facebook at this point.  My relationship with the anti-social network has always been tenuous.  As a member of the initial libertarian vanguard that promoted Ron Paul in 2008 I saw Facebook for what it was … Continue reading Facebook Whistles Past its Own Graveyard