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Monthly Archives: November 2010

Have Asian buyers checkmated silver shorts?

Eric King of blogged that his sources say Asian buyers effectively have checkmated the silver shorts. No doubt about it, there is a major battle going on in the silver markets. Volumes are at record highs, and volatility is extreme.

QE2 to bankrupt Fed?

Jim Rickards, writing for, exposes the risks that the Fed is taking with its second Quantitative Easing program, now aptly dubbed QE2.  According to Richards, the Fed could go bankrupt.  First, how the Fed could go bankrupt; second, why it will not happen, at least not immediately. The Fed announced that it plans to

America votes

Tomorrow America votes in one of the most divisive elections that I’ve seen.  In Arizona, the Democrats started way behind in the polls but made up some ground by going negative.   Nearly every Democratic ad I’ve seen has been an attack ad against the Republican candidate.  Seeing the Dems gaining, the GOP went negative.  It’s