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REVOLT: Man Refuses to Pay $75,000 PER DAY FINE from the EPA for … Building a Pond ON HIS OWN PROPERTY

All Andy Johnson wanted to do was build a stock pond on his sprawling eight-acre Wyoming farm. He and his wife Katie spent hours constructing it, filling it with crystal-clear water, and bringing in brook and brown trout, ducks and geese. It was a place where his horses could drink and graze, and a private playground for his three children. But instead of enjoying the fruits of his labor, the Wyoming welder ...

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Nations dumping dollar reserves to the tune of $100 billion last week

The biggest threat to the U.S. dollar is not events in Ukraine, nor the economy, and not the stock markets.  No, the biggest threat has always been the over $16 trillion in offshore currency that might one day find its way back to the U.S.. And unfortunately, that day may be coming much faster than the U.S. anticipated.  A new report from the Treasuries In Custody (TIC) report showed that just last week, fo ...

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Dr. Paul Craig Roberts: U.S. wants to get their hands on Ukraine to loot it

On March 12, former Assistance Secretary of the Treasury Dr. Paul Craig Roberts spoke as a guest on USA Watchdog.  During his 50 minute interview, Dr. Roberts addressed America's desperate need to win out over Ukraine, with their ultimate goal being the confiscation of wealth and resources, and not one of freeing the Ukrainian people. “So, why is Ukraine important?  Well, there is the Black Sea naval base t ...

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New economic report shows Wall Street’s ‘weather’ excuse a fraud

In last week's Beige Book, the Federal Reserve blamed harsh weather as being the primary factor for a slowing economy.  This report also came after several Wall Street banks, brokers, and analysts used harsh weather as an excuse when over 20 indicators came in below expectations this winter. However, RBC Capital Markets came out with a newly detailed report on March 11 showing how consumers actually increas ...

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$100 Trillion: World floats on a sea of debt

On March 9, the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) released its quarterly report and found that for the first time ever, global debt has reached $100 trillion, with 40% of that debt coming in just the past five years. Total global debt has exploded by 40% in just 6 short years from  2007 to 2013, from "only" $70 trillion to over $100 trillion as of mid-2013, according to the BIS' just-released quarterl ...

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Russian Lawmaker Wants to OUTLAW US DOLLAR, Calls It a Ponzi Scheme

MOSCOW ‚ÄĒ Predicting the imminent collapse of the U.S.¬†dollar, a Russian lawmaker submitted a bill to his country‚Äôs parliament Wednesday that would ban the use or possession of the American currency. Mikhail Degtyarev, the lawmaker who proposed the bill, compared the dollar to a Ponzi scheme. He warned that the government would have to bail out Russians holding the U.S. currency if it collapses. ‚ÄúIf the U.S. ...

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Russian threat of dumping dollar could lead to $16 trillion collapse of economy

Talking heads and pundits will tell you that Russia's threat to sell their U.S. dollar reserves and confiscate assets should America or Europe choose to impose economic sanctions is not that big of a deal.  However, the corporate media misses one vital piece of information, and that is the possibility that should Russia begin dumping their treasuries en masse in the open market, then it could trigger an imm ...

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Russia throws economic sanction threats back at the U.S. and EU

There is a biblical proverb that says, the borrower is slave to the lender, and this reality is quickly availing itself on America as they attempt to threaten Russia with economic sanctions due to their invasion of Ukraine and Crimea.  However, as the harsh reality of the proverb goes, America would face more dire consequences than Russia would if the Euro-Asian superpower chooses to impose their own sancti ...

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FDIC ends February with two bank failures in Eastern U.S.

Millennium Bank, N.A., located in Sterling, VA, and Vantage Point Bank, located in Horsham, PA, were closed down by the FDIC on Friday, Feb. 28.  These bank failures are the only two for the month of February, and bring the total amount of bank closures in 2014 to five. 2/28/2014 *** VA *** Sterling *** Millennium Bank, N.A. *** $7.7 million dollar estimated FDIC DIF cost. 2/28/2014 *** PA *** Horsham *** V ...

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Can You Guess What Type of Voluntary Surgery the Male HIPSTERS Are SHELLING Out $7,000 for?

  Instant hipsterfication! The craze for $7,000 beard transplants takes off as men look to increase their 'cool factor'   The trend for all things hipster has triggered a surge in the number of facial hair transplants, surgeons say, with men willing to pay up to $7,000 to get instant stubble on their lunch break. Dr. Jeffrey Epstein, a top plastic surgeon based in New York City, told¬†DNAinfo¬†that ...

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What would you name the book that Chairman Bernanke is writing?

Now that the 'Printer in Chief', otherwise known as the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve is retired, the next thing on Ben Bernanke's agenda is to write and publish a book on his 12 years in office, and to detail the thought processes used during all of the different crises and monetary programs the Fed implemented during his tenure. In other words, like his predecessor Alan Greenspan, Bernanke wants ...

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New reasons for Fed Taper: central bank buying nearly all govt. debt

One of the greatest signs that a currency stands on the cusp of hyper-inflation is when that nation's central bank is forced to, or is relegated to, buying all of the debt a particular nation is selling.  2013 saw a major shift in the transference of foreigners buying U.S. Treasury debt to now having the Federal Reserve pick up the slack, and by year's end the central bank was purchasing one and half times ...

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