Mt.Gox Repayment Date Looms: Is Bitcoin In Trouble?

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Mt.Gox Repayment Date Looms: Is Bitcoin In Trouble? Authored by Helen Partz via CoinTelegraph.com, While the cryptocurrency community is actively discussing the upcoming Bitcoin halving in 2024, another potentially big market event is happening this year. The trustee of the hacked Bitcoin exchange, Mt. Gox, is set to finally repay the exchange’s creditors by the end of October […]

Nestlé Backtracks On KitKat Carbon Neutral Pledge As Tree Planting Comes Into Question

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Nestlé Backtracks On KitKat Carbon Neutral Pledge As Tree Planting Comes Into Question Multinationals have been making all sorts of carbon neutrality claims in recent years. Take, for instance, Nestlé’s well-known chocolate bar brand, KitKat, which stated in 2021 that the candy bar would “become carbon neutral by 2025.” But the offset was partially based on tree […]

The S&P Is Up 8% In 2023; Without AI It Would Be Down 2%, Below 3,800

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The S&P Is Up 8% In 2023; Without AI It Would Be Down 2%, Below 3,800 In the past month we have discussed on multiple occasions the unprecedented collapse in market breadth, driven by a record outperformance of a handful of tech names… … which has seen the Nasdaq’s advance/decline line plunge to all time […]

DHS Producing Videos Teaching Citizens How To Identify “Radicalized” Conservatives

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DHS Producing Videos Teaching Citizens How To Identify “Radicalized” Conservatives America First Legal (AFL) has obtained documents through FOIA request from the Department of Homeland Security which outline a “Choose Your Own Adventure” style video series that DHS intended to release to the public.  The videos were meant to depict different scenarios in which citizens […]

SpaceX’s Massive Starship Rocket Orbital Test Could Happen Next Week

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SpaceX’s Massive Starship Rocket Orbital Test Could Happen Next Week SpaceX’s 394-foot-tall Starship Super Heavy rocket could make a key orbital test as soon as next week, according to a Federal Aviation Administration notice.  According to the FAA notice, Starship is scheduled for launch on April 10th from Boca Chica, Texas, with April 11th and […]

‘No Country For Young Men’ – How Old Is The Head Of State Of Each Nation

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‘No Country For Young Men’ – How Old Is The Head Of State Of Each Nation How many world leaders are in each generation? This visualization by Edit Gyenge visualizes the ages of every nation’s head of state as of March 22, 2023, comparing them with the median population of the respective country. It uses data from the CIA […]

Watch: Yellen Stammers After Senator Corners Her On Bailouts, Protecting CCP-Linked Deposits

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Watch: Yellen Stammers After Senator Corners Her On Bailouts, Protecting CCP-Linked Deposits Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen was caught flat-footed on Thursday during testimony before the Senate Finance Committee, after Sen. James Lankford (R-OK) grilled her over whether all deposits at Oklahoma community banks would now be fully insured like those at Silicon Valley Bank and […]

Biden Insists “The Banking System Is Safe”

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Biden Insists “The Banking System Is Safe” Update (0925ET):  US President Joe Biden attempted to calm the markets in a Monday morning speech, where he insisted that “Americans can have confidence that the banking system is safe,” and that US bank regulators and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen took “immediate” action to stop contagion among small […]

Fully Priced-In: Even Goldman Expects Sharp Contraction In Profit Margins In 2023

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Fully Priced-In: Even Goldman Expects Sharp Contraction In Profit Margins In 2023 There has been a bizarre episode of cognitive dissonance developing within Goldman’s trading desk and research departments over the past three months: as readers may recall, some time in late September, just as stocks slumped near their 2022 lows for the second time, […]

The Tyranny Of Minorities

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The Tyranny Of Minorities Authored by Bill King via RealClearPolitics.com, We hear a great deal today about the “protection of democracy.” For Democrats, it is all about voter suppression and election denial, and for Republicans, election fraud. But the great irony, and far greater threat to democracy, comes from both political parties as they routinely […]

Mass Arrests And ‘Federal Intervention’ In Brazil After Bolsonaro Supporters Storm Government Buildings

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Mass Arrests And ‘Federal Intervention’ In Brazil After Bolsonaro Supporters Storm Government Buildings Update (1633ET): President Lula has declared a ‘federal intervention’ until January 31 in response to the protest, while police could be seen arresting dozens of people. ?BREAKING President Lula declares a federal intervention in the Federal District until Jan 31 ?https://t.co/w23UNiS8tV — […]

Israel Has The World’s Highest Digital Quality Of Life In 2022, USA Only 12th

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Israel Has The World’s Highest Digital Quality Of Life In 2022, USA Only 12th Life and work in the 21st century is increasingly reliant on modern technology, with a country’s digital quality of life playing a massive role on people’s day-to-day. Some countries excel in internet access and affordability, while others have more modern digital […]

Laid-Off Silicon Valley Workers Panic Sell Start-Up Shares As Valuations Crash

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Laid-Off Silicon Valley Workers Panic Sell Start-Up Shares As Valuations Crash Silicon Valley tech companies have benefited from over a decade of low-interest rates and easy money. But since the Federal Reserve turned off the liquidity taps to combat inflation — at least for now — tech firms have been forced into aggressive cost-cutting measures, […]