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December 15, 2017

Have We Reached Peak NFL?

Zero Hedge How will the owners and managers of the multi-billion-dollar NFL empire handle the league’s decline phase? OK, I get it: pro football is so […]
December 15, 2017

Weapons Went From The CIA To ISIS In Less Than Two Months

Zero Hedge Mainstream media in 2013: “Conspiracy Theorists!”  Mainstream media in 2017: “ISIS Got a Powerful Missile the CIA Bought!”  Years late to the party, mainstream […]
December 14, 2017

Nobel Laureate ‘Discovers’ Cause Of Opioid Crisis: Complete Economic Destruction Of The “White Working Class”

Zero Hedge For several decades now the American Midwest has suffered from unprecedented economic decay courtesy of a persistent outsourcing of manufacturing jobs in the automotive […]
December 13, 2017

“Trump Should Go F Himself” – Texts Leak From FBI Agents On Russia Probe, Hillary Emails Investigation

Zero Hedge Over 10,000 text messages sent between two top FBI investigators – one of whom led both the Clinton email investigation and the early Trump-Russia […]
December 12, 2017

Congress Expands Uranium One Probe After Senator Claims Obama Admin Misled Him Over Yellowcake Exports

Zero Hedge Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) is turning up the heat on the Uranium One investigation, demanding documents from both the Energy Department and the Nuclear […]
December 12, 2017

McCabe Cancels Testimony, Something “Far More Sinister” With Fusion GPS

Zero Hedge FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe abruptly cancelled his closed door testimony in front of the House Intelligence Committee as news emerged that the wife of Senior DOJ […]
December 8, 2017

Facebook Reportedly “Looking Into” Calls To Ban Breitbart From Its Ad Network

Zero Hedge If you can’t beat ’em, censor ’em… That seems to increasingly be the rallying cry of Silicon Valley’s left-leaning (understatement, we know) social media […]
December 6, 2017

Chuck Grassley Demands FBI Produce All Strzok Text Messages As Part Of Trump Anti-Bias Probe

Zero Hedge Following this weekend’s shocking disclosure that Peter Strzok was removed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russia-Trump election (having previously handled the Clinton […]
December 5, 2017

More Anti-Trump Messages Reportedly Sent By Members Of Mueller’s Team: “A Lot More Is Going To Come Out”

Zero Hedge Days after it emerged that former Special Counsel investigator Peter Strzok was fired from Robert Mueller’s Trump-Russia probe in August for sending anti-Trump text messages to […]
December 2, 2017

Russia, China, India Unveil New Gold Trading Network

Zero Hedge One of the most notable events in Russia’s precious metals market calendar is the annual “Russian Bullion Market” conference. Formerly known as the Russian Bullion […]
December 1, 2017

John Podesta Lashes Out At Feminist Over Pizzagate Question At Duke University

Zero Hedge Former Clinton campaign manager John Podesta jumped down the throat of feminist and Political Science major Nicole Kiprilov in front of 300 people at Duke University Wednesday, after the […]
November 9, 2017

Disaster In Red: The 100th Anniversary Of The Russian Socialist Revolution

Zero Hedge November 7, 2017, marked the one hundredth anniversary of the Russian (or Bolshevik) Revolution in Russia that happened on that date in November 1917, which lead […]
November 5, 2017

In Shocking Purge, Saudi King Arrests Billionaire Prince Bin Talal, Dozens Of Others In Cabinet Crackdown

Zero Hedge In a shocking development, Saudi press Al Mayadeen reported late on Saturday that prominent billionaire, member of the royal Saudi family, and one of […]
November 2, 2017

Why Has The Las Vegas Massacre Disappeared From The News Cycle?

Zero Hedge It is without a doubt, our news cycle – in the age of 24/7 constant-connectedness – moves at a breakneck pace. With so much information and […]
October 29, 2017

The “Iron Coffin Lid”: Why The Euphoric Surge In Japanese Stocks Is Coming To An End

Zero Hedge Last week, Japan’s Nikkei 225 index enjoyed its longest winning streak in history which eventually ending after 16 consecutive days of gains, only to […]
October 27, 2017

US Economy Unexpectedly Grew At 3.0% In Q3 As BEA Ignores Impact Of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma

Zero Hedge In the immediate aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Wall Street quickly trimmed its Q3 GDP forecasts from 3.0% to the low/mid 1% range, […]
October 26, 2017

Vacant Property Rates Soar In Over Half Of U.S. Local Housing Markets

Zero Hedge According to a new report from ATTOM Data Solutions published earlier today, vacant property rates are once again increasing in many markets across the country but […]
October 25, 2017

Japan Is Booming! (Except It’s Not)

Zero Hedge Japan is hot, really hot. Stocks are up to level not seen since 1996 (Nikkei 225). Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called snap elections in Parliament to […]
October 17, 2017

How Obamacare Fuels The Obesity Epidemic

Zero Hedge Recently, the CDC announced that America has made a new high; not in the stock market, but in obesity rates: A troubling new report released […]
October 12, 2017

O’Keefe Drops Part 2: NYT Editor Brags About Colluding With YouTube To Push Political Agenda

Zero Hedge Yesterday we covered the latest James O’Keefe undercover video bombshell which featured the New York Times’ Audience Strategy Editor, Nick Dudich, admitting to  exploiting […]
October 12, 2017

O’Keefe Strikes Again, Catches NYT Editors On Hidden Camera: “Targeting Trump’s Businesses, His Dumb F**k Of A Son”

Zero Hedge Update:  The New York Times has just responded to the latest Project Veritas bombshell by dismissing the target of the undercover video, Nick Dudich, as a […]
October 11, 2017

Millennials Have Never Been More In Debt, And It Is Creating A Major Risk For The Economy

Zero Hedge There is a seemingly unlimited number of disconnects in financial markets these days, not the least of which is the shocking divergence in recent […]
October 9, 2017

New York Times Hypocrisy Exposed? Former Reporter Says Paper Killed Weinstein Expose In 2004

Zero Hedge After it publicized former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly’s history of harassing female colleagues earlier this year, prompting Fox to dismiss the longtime primetime […]
October 8, 2017

“We Dodged A Bullet”: Hurricane Nate Misses New Orleans, Downgraded To Tropical Depression

Zero Hedge Residents of coastal towns and cities across the Southeastern US are breathing a sigh of relief as Hurricane Nate is rapidly weakening after twice […]
October 3, 2017

Spanish Showdown: Catalonia To Declare Independence “In Days” Puidgemont Says Despite King’s Warning

Zero Hedge As reported previously, in a sternly worded address to the nation, Spain’s King Felipe VI condemned organizers of Catalonia’s independence referendum for having put themselves […]
September 18, 2017

“Dangerously Vague” – New US Law Blurs The Line Between Hate Speech And Hate Crime

Zero Hedge Eleven years ago, this essay argued against hate-crime laws. One argument read “People can eventually be accused of hate crimes when they use hateful speech. Hate crimes […]
September 5, 2017

BofA: Even The Bubbles Are Becoming More “Bubbly” Thanks To Central Banks

Zero Hedge Back in June, Citi’s credit strategist Hans Lorenzen pointed out that while QE had failed to spark inflation across the broader economy, it had achieved something […]
September 5, 2017

Putin Rejects More Korea Sactions, Warns US Risks “Global Catastrophe, Huge Loss Of Human Life”

Zero Hedge After UN Ambassador Nikki Haley asked the security council to pass the “strongest possible” sanctions against North Korea which was “begging for war” following the […]
September 5, 2017

Florida Declares State Of Emergency As Category 4 Hurricane Irma Barrels Straight For Miami

Zero Hedge With Florida already bracing for a hit from Hurricane Irma, which according to some models may attain “monster” Category 5 winds as it nears land […]
September 4, 2017

Red Cross Admits It Doesn’t Know How Hurricane Harvey Donation Money Is Spent

Zero Hedge Though the Red Cross has a historical reputation for providing relief to victims of natural disasters and other emergencies, the organization’s practices have tarnished its […]
September 3, 2017

North Korea Conducts Nuclear Test, Riling International Community

Zero Hedge Shortly after the news that North Korea announced it was in possession of an “advanced Hydrogen bomb”, to which we said that if “the […]
August 28, 2017

“You Couldn’t Dream This Up”: FEMA Expects Over 450,000 Harvey Victims, 30,000 To Seek Shelter

 Zero Hedge The Federal Emergency Management Agency said it was committed to getting federal resources to Texas as quickly as possible to help with the flooding […]
August 25, 2017

Negative Interest Rates Have Come To America

Zero Hedge One of the truly mind-boggling absurdities in modern finance has been the creation of ‘negative interest rates’ around the world. Negative interest rates are […]
August 24, 2017

Dr. Pieczenik Unloads On Trump Administration Over ‘Disastrous’ Afghanistan Decision

Zero Hedge Dr. Steve Pieczenik went on an expletive-filled 20 minute rant yesterday on Infowars – blasting everyone from Trump to McMaster to ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis over […]
August 23, 2017

Former U.S. Attorney On Awan Indictment: “There Is Something Very Strange Going On Here”

Zero Hedge We’ve written frequently over the past couple of months about the litany of unanswered questions surrounding the mysterious case of Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s (DWS) […]
August 21, 2017

Herbalife Surges After Announcing $600MM Stock Buyback, Failed LBO Transaction

Zero Hedge One week after Herbalife stock tumbled following concerns of yet another Chinese crackdown on multi-level marketing scheme, Carl Icahn has struck again, squeezing his […]
August 17, 2017

Why Was This ‘Crowd Hire’ Company Recruiting $25 An Hour ‘Political Activists’ In Charlotte Last Week?

Zero Hedge Trump ignited a political firestorm yesterday during an impromptu press conference in which he said there was “blame on both sides” for the tragic […]
August 16, 2017

Indian, Chinese Soldiers Clash Following Alleged Chinese “Incursion”

Zero Hedge In what may be the first documented clash between Chinese and Indian soldiers who have been piling up across the border between the two […]
August 16, 2017

NYT Shocking Report: US “Ally” Ukraine Is Source Of North Korean Missile Engines

Zero Hedge When the US State Department supported Ukraine domestic forces and nationalist elements to stage a successful and deadly coup against then pro-Russian president Viktor […]
August 9, 2017

The Creepiest EU Initiative Yet: Registering Dissent As “Russian Propaganda” Under Soros’ Direction

Zero Hedge Russia is the favourite scapegoat for the Western establishment when it comes to its own failures. Ever since Brexit and Trump’s victory, the Western elite […]
August 9, 2017

The Globalist Agenda Is Being Met: “To Collapse The United States Internally And Attack It Externally”

Zero Hedge The rights of the American people have been, and are being trampled into the dust, as the pseudo-representatives glut themselves from the trough of […]
August 8, 2017

Google Fires Author Of “Outrageous” Memo Slamming Company’s Anti-Conservative Culture

Zero Hedge Yesterday we reported that a 10-page document penned by an unnamed Google engineer titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber” which criticized the company’s “left-leaning”, “anti-conservative” culture and […]
August 3, 2017

Summer Of “Mass Displacement” Continues: 1.3 Million Libyans In Need Of Emergency Assistance

Zero Hedge Though Western media and much of the entire world have long forgotten about Libya, we never will. While the Nobel Peace Prize winning “humanitarian” […]
July 31, 2017

Trump Lashes Out At China Over North Korea: “We Will No Longer Allow This To Continue”

Zero Hedge One month after Trump’s ominously tweeted in the aftermath of Otto Warmbier’s death, that while he greatly appreciates the efforts of President Xi & China to […]
July 25, 2017

Watch Live: President Trump Delivers A Statement About Healthcare

Zero Hedge Having warned “Republicans have a last chance to do the right thing on Repeal & Replace after years of talking & campaigning on it,” in a […]
July 21, 2017

US Launching Sunday Raids To Arrest Illegal Immigrant Gang Members

Zero Hedge With Trump desperate for a distraction from the daily Russian collusion media onslaught, and perhaps under the advice of his brand new counsel, Reuters […]
July 20, 2017

Social Security Will Be Paying Out More Than It Receives In Just Five Years

Zero Hedge When social security was first implemented in the 1930’s, America was a very different country. Especially in regards to demographics. The average life expectancy was […]
July 19, 2017

Breslow: “Normal, Violent Or Extreme Political Events Are Now Taken To Be Fully Tradable Affairs”

Zero Hedge Taking a break from his “big picture” macro observations, and – at least recently – bashing of complacent traders, algos and central planning, overnight […]
July 17, 2017

California citizens criminalized for refusing vaccines while actual violent criminals will be granted legal immunity under new “Sanctuary” push

Natural News (Natural News) After California’s tough new immunization law, eliminating religious and philosophical exemptions for vaccines, unvaccinated kids can no longer go to public schools in […]
July 17, 2017

Research Team Slams Global Warming Data In New Report: “Not Reality… Totally Inconsistent With Credible Temperature Data”

Zero Hedge As world leaders, namely in the European Union, attack President Trump for pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement which would have saddled Americans […]
July 13, 2017

Why Did Loretta Lynch Grant Trump Jr’s Russian Lawyer A Special Visa To Enter America?

Zero Hedge With everyone now rummaging through every document, intercept, and memo for something, anything tying Trump to Russia, The Hill’s John Solomon and Jonathan Easley have unearthed […]
July 11, 2017

FLASHBACK: Saudi Arabia Has Funded 20% Of Hillary’s Presidential Campaign, Saudi Crown Prince Claims

Zero Hedge In what may be the pinnacle of hypocrisy, moments ago Hillary Clinton, while speaking live on national security and addressing the Orlando shooting took […]
July 9, 2017

“Something Stinks Here” – CrowdStrike Revises, Retracts Parts Of Explosive Russian Hacking Report

Zero Hedge Last week, I published two posts on cyber security firm CrowdStrike after becoming aware of inaccuracies in one of its key reports used to […]
April 25, 2017

North Korea Conducts Largest-Ever Live Fire Drill As US Nuclear Sub Docks In South

Zero Hedge North Korea conducted what various media outlets have dubbed as its largest ever live-fire exercise on Tuesday to mark the 85th anniversary of the […]
April 22, 2017

Trump Administration Begins Quiet Preparations For Government Shutdown

Zero Hedge Even as Donald Trump is desperate to show to the US population, and especially his voter base, some actual achievement before his first 100 […]
April 15, 2017

Chinese Media Almost Sets Off Military Action With Erroneous North Korea Headline

Zero Hedge As expected – and feared – during the annual “Day of the Sun” celebration parade (celebrating the birth of the nation’s founder), Bloomberg blasted […]
April 11, 2017

China Threatens To Bomb North Korea’s Nuclear Facilities If It Crosses Beijing’s “Bottom Line”

Zero Hedge With everyone putting down new and/or revised “red lines“, be it on Syria or North Korea, it was now China’s turn to reveal its […]
April 10, 2017

South Korean Paper Reports China Has Deployed 150,000 Troops To North Korea Border

Zero Hedge While the catalyst is unclear, it appears the market dropped as headlines of further sanctions against Russia appeared and reports of China deploying 150,000 […]
April 6, 2017

Germany Passes Bill To Fine FaceBook, Twitter Up To $50MM For “Fake News”

Zero Hedge German Chancellor Angela Merkel has apparently decided she’s not willing to take the chance of becoming the latest politician to fall victim to the […]