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  • Investors' Guide To El Nino, Climate Change And Summer Weather Forecast [View article]
    Be sure to watch the Q&A part, especially at the 48 minute mark and the Lysenko and conflict of interest comments. He hits it dead on.

    http://bit.ly/ZM2xBH
    Oct 20 07:53 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Investors' Guide To El Nino, Climate Change And Summer Weather Forecast [View article]
    This video was just published. It is as if this Physics professor took the data provided in this article and made a presentation out of them. in reality, all he did was look at the data that any real scientist would, and reached the conclusion that the data points to, not what his politics wants it to be. BTW, watch the beginning to see how he just destroys Al Gore. It is pretty funny that these "experts" don't even get the very very very basics right. They are laughable, and yet people trust them, err, gullible people trust them.

    http://bit.ly/ZM2xBH
    Oct 20 07:10 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Government Won't Kill Bitcoin, Apple Or Some Other Corporation Will [View article]
    The title of this article:
    The Government Won't Kill Bitcoin, Apple Or Some Other Corporation Will

    Today's Headlines:
    Andreessen: Apple Pay Is Freaking Out Financial Services

    http://yhoo.it/1wcKNu5
    Oct 17 12:10 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BitChip The Bitcoin Killer - The Merchant's Solution To The Bitcoin Problem [View article]
    Andreessen: Apple Pay Is Freaking Out Financial Services

    http://yhoo.it/1wcKNu5
    Oct 17 12:03 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Investors' Guide To El Nino, Climate Change And Summer Weather Forecast [View article]
    Geologists Dr. Nick Eyles and Dr. Andrew Miall are professors in the Department of Geology at the University of Toronto: 'Promises of a more ‘stable future’ if we can only prevent climate change are hopelessly misguided and raise unnatural expectations by being willfully ignorant of the natural workings of the planet.

    'The past climate record suggests in fact that for much of the Earth’s surface future cooling is the norm.'

    'It is self-evident to us that the public debate concerning environmental change largely lacks an understanding of natural variability. Since the last Ice Age ended, some 12,000 years ago, Earth has been through several periods lasting hundreds of years and possibly longer when it was either warmer or colder than at present.'

    'The ongoing discussion of climate change -- in some circles -- assumes that any change since 1940 is largely man-made. This opinion is uninformed by geologic science.'

    http://bit.ly/1w9KYHr
    Oct 16 07:00 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bottom In Gold Likely To Be Below $770 [View article]
    Looks like others are also seeing what I've been posting:

    "If we get break of $1,180, $1,100 is on the cards before year-end," Weston told CNBC. "There's a perfect storm for gold. Inflation expectations in the U.S., Europe and Japan - three of the biggest economies - have been falling. There's no reason to hedge yourself."
    http://yhoo.it/1ttm8yv

    This chart says gold is going to $850
    http://yhoo.it/1ttmc17
    Oct 6 09:00 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bottom In Gold Likely To Be Below $770 [View article]
    "In 1743 Amschel Rothchild started with a Coin Shop in Frankfurt ,Germany. What was the price of gold at that time? "

    Not relevant to a person that paid $2,000/oz a few years ago, and is watching their gold drop like a rock. No one alive in 1743 is alive to spend their gold savings. Commodity cycles can take decades to complete, and my bet is gold is got a lot further to go on the down side before we ever see $2,000 again.
    Oct 6 06:17 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bitcoin Fails As A Currency And The Bubble Will Eventually Pop [View article]
    "Please elaborate on how Ecuadorcoin caused the recent sell-off of bitcoins...
    I'm all ears/eyes. "

    Not saying it did, but I would expect it to have played a role. facts are better alternatives are coming so get out while you can still get out. One of the major factors driving down the Bitcoin is just that, merchants getting out of the Bitcoins as fast as they can. People are rushing to spend them before the drop more, and merchants won't hold them. The market is getting flooded with Bitcoins that no one wants to hold. Bitcoin was trading below $300 yesterday, and it is only a matter of time before it becomes worthless.
    Oct 6 06:14 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • BitChip The Bitcoin Killer - The Merchant's Solution To The Bitcoin Problem [View article]
    "You think it was designed to be volatile? It's a ledger. When it was designed it was worth nothing. People gave it value, and will continue to do so. "

    You don't even understand the most basic of monetary principles. MV=PQ, the entire Bitcoin is designed to be an inelastic currency. By definition that will make it highly volatile. You highlight why I am so against the Bitcoin. People that don't even understand the most basic aspects of a currency or monetary policy are promoting it. It is a great example of the blind leading the blind.
    Oct 6 06:10 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bitcoin Fails As A Currency And The Bubble Will Eventually Pop [View article]
    "Ecuador-coin is "The Bticoin Killer"??
    Surely you ARE joking. "

    Who is laughing now? I've always maintained that a convertible Bitcoin will kill it, and sure enough, news of a competing virtual coin to the Bitcon surely hasn't helped the Bitcoin recently. Bottom line why use the Bitcoin when you can use a virtual coin backed by the STABLE $US?
    Oct 5 08:21 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bitcoin Fails As A Currency And The Bubble Will Eventually Pop [View article]
    Statements like this are either delusional or living in denial. Neither will keep Bitcoin alive.

    On Sunday afternoon, Bitcoin was trading at about $300, up from a low of $286, according to CoinDesk, a virtual currency website.

    Some contend that Bitcoin’s price is irrelevant and that it does not reflect the virtual currency’s true value. Bitcoin is still most popular among speculators and technology enthusiasts and has yet to find a general use that will push it into the mainstream and help stabilize its price, they say.
    http://nyti.ms/1s348hU
    Oct 5 08:19 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bitcoin Fails As A Currency And The Bubble Will Eventually Pop [View article]
    "but the fact that people even glanced at bitcoin shows the desire for an alternate, no matter how silly it is."

    The Bitcoin is all the way down to $318. I have no problem with people trying to innovate, the problem I have with the Bitcoin is that it is founded any an absolutely deceitful, dangerous and misguided political philosophy. Its entier foundation is based upon a complete misunderstanding of our monetary system, and I'm glad to see that the $US is proving all the Bitcoin fanatics wrong. Maybe we can put all this End the Fed nonsense to bed once and for all and the Libertarians can actually start promoting ideas the policies that will make America better, not destroy it.
    Oct 5 08:08 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bottom In Gold Likely To Be Below $770 [View article]
    "Gold's 1188 level, which I thought would be reached awhile ago, hasn't quite been tested but it will be. If that does not hold Robert Wagner's next 1110 level (if I am remembering correctly) is in play. "

    As I write this, futures show Gold right at 1188. This week should be an interesting week. My bet is that gold breaks through 1188, if not Monday, then by the end of the week. Next stop is 1100 to 1,000. Then we look at the final $770 or below target.
    Oct 5 08:03 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • BitChip The Bitcoin Killer - The Merchant's Solution To The Bitcoin Problem [View article]
    It looks like people are finally figuring out that the $US is a far far far better alternative currency than the Bitcoin. The Bitcoin is in a freefall. People are finally waking up to what a truly bad idea this currency really is.

    Bitcoin is in a freefall. IMHO this idea never had a chance.
    http://winkdex.com

    IMHO all it will take is for some company to develop a convertible virtual currency and the Bitcoin will simply evaporate from existence. The issuing company can then charge for converting the currency much like the old gold banks used to do. For instance Amazon or PayPal or Caesars creates a convertible virtual currency. People pay $1 for a Zon/Pal/Casino Virtual $1. Amazon/PayPal then takes the money raised and buys T-bills, and Caesars just stands ready to issue a casino chip (it isn't that simple because that casino chip puts the casino at risk of losing a jackpot, but you get the point). Those Zon/Pal and Casino Coins will circulate just like Bitcoins. The huge difference is that instead of some Bitcoin broker keeping bid/ask spread for converting the Bitcoin back to $US, Amazon/PayPal or Caesars would keep the conversion fee. That is an infinitely better model than the current system where the Bitcoin is deliberately made to be volatile and merchants rush to get out of it, and paying some exchange or broker a fee to convert the currency. Merchants will never hold Bitcoins, never, and I stress NEVER. The intentional design to make it volatile will prevent a merchant from ever holding this coin. That is the obvious flaw the economically illiterate compute science libertarian geniuses that thought this thing up never bothered to consider. People interested in investing in Bitocins should avoid companies focused on the Bitcoin, it is a dead idea, and they should watch for the first company to create a credible CONVERTIBLE virtual currency. I believe Uruguay may be coming out with one. Bottom line, Bitcoin is dead, investors should be watching for Bitcoin 2.0 which will be a convertible currency.
    Oct 5 09:44 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Bitcoin Fails As A Currency And The Bubble Will Eventually Pop [View article]
    Bitcoin is in a freefall. IMHO this idea never had a chance.
    http://winkdex.com
    Oct 5 09:26 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
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