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Paul Craig Roberts-Obama Could Govern as a Dictator

By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com4 

You can forget about any default in the debt ceiling crisis.  Former Assistant Treasury Secretary Dr. Paul Craig Roberts says, “The debt ceiling will be raised.  No government wants to lose its power or lose its ability to borrow.  So, if they don’t raise the debt ceiling, it is just a way of Washington committing hari-kari.  It simply removes the United States as a super power.”   (more…)

Systems are Breaking in Treasury Bond Market-Dr. Jim Willie

goldenjackassBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com   (Early Sunday Release)

Financial analyst Dr. Jim Willie says forget about the government shutdown and the debt ceiling. It is the Treasury market that is the big problem.  Dr. Willie says, “What’s going on with the Treasury bond market right now is systems are breaking . . . they broke the interest rate swaps.  They are not functioning anymore. . . . Foreigners are dumping Treasuries.”  (more…)

Weekly News Wrap-Up 10.4.13

Government Shutdown 2013, US World's Largest Producer of Oil & Gas and MoreBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Government shutdown became a reality this week.  It’s the fault of both parties–end of story.  At its core, the fight is over the Affordable Care Act (or Obama Care).  The Democrats have one thing right:  Obama Care, like it or not, is the law of the land.  It doesn’t matter that it is a job killer or that people will be forced into part-time work.  It doesn’t matter that it is an enormous entitlement that will plunge the country deeper into debt.  (more…)

David Morgan-Massive Debt Problem-Were Getting Very Close to the Edge

morganBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Precious metals expert David Morgan says, “You cannot print yourself out of this mess that we are in.  We have a massive debt problem, and the only solution they can come up with is ‘add to the debt.’  That will not fix the problem.”  Morgan goes on to say, “The problem is the money will become worth less and worth less and nearly worthless at some point in time.”  (more…)

The Economy is Terminal-Greg Mannarino

Greg MannarinoBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  (Early Sunday Release)

Trader/analyst Gregory Mannarino says the financial crash of 2008 was “the party over moment.”  Mannarino goes on to say, “The financial system, as it had been run from its inception, literally ended at that moment . . . what we have now is a side effect that is terminal, and I am referring to the economy.”  (more…)

Weekly News Wrap-Up 9.27.13

Fighting in Congress over Obama Care, Doubling-Tripling of Health Insurance Premiums & MoreBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

It was a big week of fighting in Congress over Obama Care.  Some Republicans want to stop it, like Senator Ted Cruz filibustered for 21 hours to argue his point against it.  Truth be known, many Democrats are afraid the negative impact the Affordable Care Act is going to have on the economy.  Many people have already been cut back to part-time because of the law.  (more…)

War with Syria and Iran will be Hell on Earth-Gerald Celente

Gerald Celente: War with Syria and Iran will be Hell on EarthGreg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Trends researcher Gerald Celente says President Obama’s handling of the Syrian conflict deeply damaged his credibility.  Celente says, “It was the presidential amateur hour and reality show all rolled into one.  I have never seen such poor performance as illustrated by our Commander in Chief and Secretary of State.”  (more…)

U.S. Government is Insolvent-Eric Sprott

Gold and Silver Expert Eric Sprott: Fed Lost Control of the Bond MarketBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com  

Money manager Eric Sprott was not surprised by the Fed announcement to keep printing $85 billion a month.  Don’t expect the money printing to end anytime soon because Sprott predicts, “If my forecast for the U.S. economy is true, they will be doing it forever.”  (more…)

Weekly News Wrap-Up 9.20.13

Defund Obama Care, No Fed Money Printing Exit and MoreBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

To taper or not to taper–that is the question, and we have an answer.  The Fed is going to keep on printing $85 billion each and every month.  All the speculation the Federal Reserve was going to cut back on the money printing went “poof.”  The stock market spiked to new highs, but this is really just a “sugar high.”  (more…)

Gold Backwardation-The Meltdown of All Meltdowns-Karen Hudes

HudesBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Former World Bank Senior Counsel Karen Hudes says, “It’s pretty clear where we’re headed, and that is something called permanent gold backwardation.  That’s a fancy word for people losing confidence in paper currency.  That means the value of currency in the future is less than today.”  How bad is “permanent gold backwardation”?  (more…)

Nomi Prins: War Could Implode Financial System Starting with Derivatives

Nomi PrinsBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Former Goldman Sachs banker Nomi Prins says the financial system is more risky than before the 2008 meltdown.  Prins, who wrote the best-seller “It Takes a Pillage,” says, “We have greater concentration of . . . financial risk within fewer institutionsSo, we’re in a situation where there is moral hazard, but there is more recklessness beneath the surface because they know they can get away with it.”  (more…)

Weekly News Wrap-Up 9.13.13

President Obama Says an Attack on Syria Must Be Done to Punish Them and MoreBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Syria, once again, is the top story this week.  We heard from both President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin.  President Obama says an attack must be done to punish Syria for using chemical weapons.  Meanwhile, Secretary of State Kerry tries to work out a deal to take control of Syria’s chemical weapons so an attack can be averted.  (more…)

Gold Price Will Double the Dow-Mike Maloney

Mike Maloney of GoldSilver.com: Gold Price Will Double the DowBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com 

Precious metals expert Mike Maloney says, “According to dividend yields, we’ve never been in a bubble as big as we are today.  So, I wouldn’t get involved in stocks at these levels.  I think they’re insane.”  Maloney wrote the best-selling book, “Guide to Investing in Gold and Silver.”  Maloney says real estate and bonds are also overvalued.  The only things undervalued are precious metals.  (more…)

U.S. Ship of State is Sinking, It’s a Derelict Vessel-Jim Willie

goldenjackassBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com   (Special Sunday Release)

When it comes to U.S. economic or foreign policy, Dr. Jim Willie, Publisher of the Hat Trick Letter, says, “The U.S. Ship of State is sinking, and it is a derelict vessel.”  About President Obama, Dr. Willie contends, “He looks weak.  He looks backed into a corner.  He looks just like Fed Chief Bernanke who also has no exit strategy.  They are all tied together because a lot of the actions out there are directed against the dollar.”  (more…)

Weekly News Wrap-Up 9.6.13

Syria War Vote, G20 Meeting, Dumping the Dollar and MoreBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com

All eyes are on Syria and the threat of a U.S. strike.  It is apparent the overwhelming majority of Americans are against going to war in Syria.  A special Senate committee voted 10 to 7 for military action.  They are calling for the strike to “change momentum on the battlefield.”   Reports coming from legislators are extremely negative.  (more…)