REPORT: Investors withdrew $6.3 billion from U.S. junk bond funds

How did your stock portfolio and mutual funds fare during last week's volatile sessions? It was a roller coaster ride, and it is likely just a glimpse into the near future. But it was so bad that a particular market took quite the beating: junk … [Read more...]

BREAKING: Mitt Romney is running for U.S. Senate

Former Governor (R-MA) and two-time presidential candidate Mitt Romney can't seem to stay away from public office. After much deliberation, Romney announced on Friday that he is running for the United States Senate in Utah as a Republican … [Read more...]

Random Friday: AP fake news, Robert Wenzel on shooting, paying CEOs billions

News Story of the Day: akin to the Las Vegas shooting last year, the public wants to assign blame to a particular group or cause. Immediately after the Florida high school shooting, Twitter, newspapers, and broadcast media shouted for gun control and … [Read more...]

Inflation, manufacturing, baseball – key things to know on Thursday

Inflation is about to roar, the economy isn't as strong as President Donald Trump would have you suggest, and the MLB season is about to begin (was that just written?). A bunch of data has been released, and it's time to crunch the numbers. In … [Read more...]

CHART: Hispanic women have greatest U.S. life expectancy, black men the lowest

It seems like the patriarchy does a pretty awful job of living longer. Despite the claims that white men control everything and oppress everyone, they can't stay alive, at least not as long as their female counterparts. Using data from the Centers … [Read more...]

REPORT: Donald Trump endorses 25-cent gas tax hike, likely DOA in Congress

One thing should be noted: President Donald Trump never really campaigned to be a fiscal conservative, or to slash spending, or reform entitlements. He regularly noted that economic growth would balance the ledger. So, should the American people … [Read more...]

Globalists, statists planning to launch war on meat

By: Jose Nino Plant-based diets, especially vegan diets, seem to be all the rage these days. Based on the practice of eschewing animal products, veganism has attracted a broad coalition of interest groups — ranging from animal rights to … [Read more...]

TROLL: Republican unveils ‘CRUMBS ACT’ to make bonuses tax-free

Since President Donald Trump and the Republicans slashed the corporate tax rate from 35 percent to 21 percent, 100s of companies have raised wages, offered bonuses, contributed to retirement accounts, implemented a wide variety of benefits and perks, … [Read more...]

Inflation spooking financial markets as consumer prices soar in January

Is this the inflation we have been waiting for? With the Federal Reserve unwinding its $4.5 trillion balance sheet, and the printing press still operating 24/7, price inflation is beginning to accelerate, which could prompt the U.S. central bank to … [Read more...]

U.S. taxpayers on hook for $5.1 billion bailout of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

It's 2008 all over again. As part of the White House's draft budget on Monday, the Treasury Department is expected to fork over a $5.1 billion bailout to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. There is essentially nothing left in the coffers of the … [Read more...]