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Two weeks ago we reproted that "in an uprecedented move, Congress proposes taxpayer-funded bailout Of $550 billion CMBS industry." And now this: according to Chain Store Age, legislation has been introduced that would make "meaningful" temporary changes to bankruptcy laws, related to commercial real estate. The bill, introduced by Sen…. Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
As noted earlier, silver is crashing as much as 15% today, a plunge which if it had spread to stocks would prompt a panic at the Fed and an injection of at least several trillion. The fact that precious metals do not need a rescue from the Fed – and… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
Former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton applauded Joe Biden’s running mate choice on Tuesday. The Democrat power couple took to social media shortly after Biden announced that Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) would be his vice-presidential nominee to laud the decision. The couple, in particular, praised… Read more
By Haris Alic
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
Authored by Omar Khan via Medium.com, Of late, despite flashes of social media mania, there has been heartening focus in a number of countries from policy makers on evidence based COVID responses, localized interventions where needed, encouraging prudent social distancing and hygiene measures. This deserves to be supported. An Orgy… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
After taking the unprecedented step of removing a post from President Trump's page for having the audacity to include a snippet from a Fox News interview where the president exaggerated how children handle COVID infection, Facebook is taking yet another step to crack down on non-mainstream voices on both the… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
Submitted by Christoph Gisiger of TheMarket.ch Few economists have had a greater influence on the financial markets than Eugene Fama. According to his Efficient Market Theory, competition among investors is so intense that all information and expectations are immediately and correctly priced in. Therefore, it’s impossible to beat the market… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
At CNN, orange man may be bad – but he's great for ratings. In fact, essential according to one former exec. Former CNN president Jonathan Klein has told Digiday that the networks' fate is tied to whether President Trump is re-elected, because no more "bad guy" or "antagonist" will mean… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
Former Vice President Joe Biden appeared to have a script before him during a video call via Zoom with Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), who was selected by his campaign to be his running mate on Tuesday. One America News’s Jack Posobiec made the observation on Twitter while sharing a photo… Read more
By Robert Kraychik
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
Joe Biden’s choice of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate makes the 2020 Democrat ticket the “most pro-abortion presidential ticket in history,” American pro-life leaders say. Harris brings with her an extreme “abortion on demand” position and close ties with abortion industry giant Planned Parenthood. It was Harris… Read more
By Dr. Susan Berry
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
Authored by Eric Basmajian via EPBMacroResearch.com, The COVID recession resulted in the most significant “pull-forward” of income growth in modern history. An unprecedented amount of debt was used to plug a record output gap. This recession is different because income growth increased as opposed to declined. The similarity comes from… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
Vice President Mike Pence reacted Tuesday to the news that former Vice President Joe Biden had selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate. “I don’t know if you all heard the news, but on the way here I heard Joe Biden just named his running mate — California Senator… Read more
By Charlie Spiering
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) took Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) to the woodshed over her record of incarcerating non-violent individuals for marijuana offenses during the second Democrat presidential debate last year. Gabbard was widely credited with derailing Harris’ presidential campaign after the explosive exchange last July. [embedded content] “I’m concerned about… Read more
By Jamie White
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: newswars.com
Hong Kongers are literally using the financial markets, considered the beating heart of the global capitalist system, to fight the nominally "Communist" rulers in Beijing. One day after Hong Kong police arrested media Tycoon Jimmy Lai, who holds British citizenship as well, the stock of Next Digital, Lai's media company… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
President Donald Trump on Tuesday reacted to the news that former Vice President Joe Biden had selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate in 2020. The president criticized Harris for treating his nominee to the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, unfairly during the confirmation hearings. “That was a horrible event,”… Read more
By Charlie Spiering
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
College students were interviewed this week by Campus Reform about the possibility of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden selecting Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate. Most students argued that it would be inappropriate to select Harris as a running mate due to her work as a district attorney… Read more
By Kelen McBreen
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: newswars.com
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), whom Joe Biden (D) announced as his running mate, has a controversial prosecutorial record that will likely emerge to the forefront as it did during the Democrat primary race, particularly in terms of criminal justice reform and her record of jailing nearly 2,000 people for marijuana-related… Read more
By Hannah Bleau
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) said last year that she believed the accusations of several women who claimed Democrat presidential nominee Joe Biden sexually assaulted them. Harris, who has just been selected as Biden’s running mate, said in April 2019 that she believed several women who had come forward alleging that… Read more
By Jamie White
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: newswars.com
Authored by Matt Taibbi via taibbi.substack.com, In 2011, Alex Morse looked like a progressive star. At age 22, he’d become the first openly gay mayor of Holyoke, Massachusetts, was the youngest person ever to hold the office, and soon after became the first Bay State mayor to endorse a recreational… Read more
By Tyler Durden
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: zerohedge.com
Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden announced Tuesday he’s selected Kamala Harris as his 2020 vice presidential running mate — and meme makers couldn’t be happier. Some memes gathered from across social media deal with Harris’ time as a prosecutor jailing black people for minor drug offenses, however other memes are… Read more
By Adan Salazar
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: newswars.com
Hollywood stars were ecstatic after Joe Biden selected Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) to be his vice presidential running mate. “Finally a Presidential ticket that looks like America!” filmmaker and Biden cheerleader Rob Reiner crowed shortly after the news broke Tuesday afternoon. Frozen star Josh Gad could barely contain himself on… Read more
By David Ng
Published on 2020-08-12
Source: breitbart.com
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