President Trump is Not Willing to Risk US Energy Wealth for “Windmill Dreams”

President Trump is Not Willing to Risk US Energy Wealth for “Windmill Dreams”

$USO $OIL President Trump rejected the theory that a source of electricity, wind power is efficient, saying it does not work “all that well.” “We’re the No. 1 energy producer in the world,” President Trump said at the end of this G-7 Summit in Biarritz, France. “I’m not going to lose that wealth on dreams, […]

People are Killing Themselves With Worry

People are Killing Themselves With Worry

There are not many of us who can say that they have never worried about something in our lives. We all worry some, as a result, we are all slowly killing ourselves. When we worry about something, we release stress hormones that increase blood flow, increase heart rate, and raise blood pressure. These things are […]

US Stocks Finish Flat to Unchanged on Light “Earth Day’ Volume

US Stocks Finish Flat to Unchanged on Light “Earth Day’ Volume

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX FLASH: S&P 500 held the 2900 mark at the close President Trump commemorated Earth Day with a message that included nods to “historic economic and job growth,” but made no mention of climate change. “Environmental protection and economic prosperity go hand in hand,” President Trump said in a statement issued […]

Hundreds of Climate Activists Arrested in London

Hundreds of Climate Activists Arrested in London

Saturday, the count of more than 750 climate change activists blocking roads at some of London’s most famous landmarks have been arrested over the last 6 days, police said on Saturday, up from a Friday total of 682. The protests, organized by climate group Extinction Rebellion, have for several days disrupted travel through parts of […]

Outdated US Asylum Laws Must Be Reformed

Outdated US Asylum Laws Must Be Reformed

The pressure at the nation’s southern border has overwhelmed current asylum laws and it is time for lawmakers on both sides to get together and change them, former Senator Joe Lieberman (I-Conn), said Monday. “The asylum system is fundamental to American values,” Senator Lieberman, a one-time vice-presidential candidate, told reporters. “People come here with a […]

The Riddle of Climate Change

The Riddle of Climate Change

By Linda Goudsmit The Riddle: What climate does climate change change? The Answer: The political climate of course. Let me explain. Pollution and climate change are two separate issues. Environmental pollution is a man-made problem that humans can and should remedy. Taking responsibility for our behavior is a necessary part of civilized life and eliminating […]

Populists Changing EU, Elections Coming

Populists Changing EU, Elections Coming

FLASH: French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters who threw projectiles and set bins on fire in Paris, Lyon and Bordeaux on Saturday, as the 14th straight weekend of “yellow vest” protests took a violent turn Saturday afternoon. The failed socialist EU experiment under siege French far-right leader Marine Le Pen feels she is […]

America’s Mid-west in a Deep Freeze, Global Warming?

America’s Mid-west in a Deep Freeze, Global Warming?

President Trump took a jab at global warming late Monday, urging it to “come back fast” as temperatures are set to dip to way below freezing in the Midwest. “In the beautiful Midwest, windchill temperatures are reaching minus 60 degrees, the coldest ever recorded,” President Trump tweeted. “In coming days, expected to get even colder. People […]

Lose That Weight, Keep It Off

Lose That Weight, Keep It Off

When trying to lose weight, even if it’s 10 or 20 lbs getting started is the hardest thing to do. But, for those who are truly obese, with 100’s of pounds to lose before getting to a healthy or ideal weight, the prospects of years of lifestyle changes is daunting.  Facing that kind of challenge, […]

French Student Unrest Gathers Momentum

French Student Unrest Gathers Momentum

French Student Unrest Gathers Momentum French student protests intensified Tuesday, with various incidents around the country of demonstrators setting buildings on fire, and of violent clashes with police. Over the course of this week, students have gradually started to get involved in the so-called “yellow vests” protests against President Emmanuel Macron, 40 anni. Local authorities […]

China’s Trade Policy Change “Not Going to Be Easy”

China’s Trade Policy Change “Not Going to Be Easy”

China’s Trade Policy Change “Not Going to Be Easy” Tuesday, US President Donald Trump’s top trade official said that changing China’s economic policies to become more market-oriented “is not going to be easy” even with tariffs now in place on $250-B worth of Chinese goods. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, in rare public remarks at […]

“Iran’s Government Will Be Overthrown”

“Iran’s Government Will Be Overthrown”

“Iran’s Government Will Be Overthrown” Saturday, US President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani said that US sanctions on Iran are leading to economic pain that could lead to a “successful revolution,” contrasting with administration comments that regime change in Tehran is not US policy. “I don’t know when we’re going to overthrow them,” said […]

Watching the Leaves Change Color in the US this Fall

Watching the Leaves Change Color in the US this Fall

Watching the Leaves Change Color in the US this Fall The Fall seasonal color palette of russets, crimsons and golds await us now, as Autumn looms, the season makes itself known through stunning displays of fiery colors across the US. If you want to see Nature’s show 1st hand, below are 8 destinations in the […]

Market Up, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Down

Market Up, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Down

Market Up, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Down $TSLA, $SPY, $DIA, $QQQ Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) closed Thursday in New York at 289.46, moving down 0.35% from the priortrading session. This change lagged the S&P 500’s 0.53% gainer on the day. Elsewhere, the DJIA gained 0.57%, while the tech-heavy NAS Comp added 0.75%. Coming into today, shares of the electric […]

Huffington Intervenes, Tells Musk to Change His Way of Working

Huffington Intervenes, Tells Musk to Change His Way of Working

Huffington Intervenes, Tells Musk to Change His Way of Working $TSLA, $F Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, responding to Uber Technologies Inc. board member Arianna Huffington urging him to change the way he works, ruled out taking a different approach. Mr, Musk responded, “Ford and Tesla are the only 2 American car companies to avoid […]

President Trump Seeks “Regime Change” in Iran

President Trump Seeks “Regime Change” in Iran

President Trump Seeks “Regime Change” in Iran Brett Hume: Trump “will not say” that he’s “attempting to overthrow the government or attempting to get regime change, but I think that’s exactly what this is all about.” SANDRA SMITH (Media Matters, interviewer): What do you make of the escalating war of words between the U.S. and […]

Mexico’s Anti-establishment Presidential Candidate Set to Win Sunday

Mexico’s Anti-establishment Presidential Candidate Set to Win Sunday

Mexico’s Anti-establishment Presidential Candidate Set to Win Sunday Early Sunday, Mexicans began voting in general elections marked by deep anger over endemic corruption and brutal violence, with anti-establishment leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, 64 anni, looking set to sweep to power. Leading by more than 20 pts in the polls, the sharp-tongued, silver-haired politician has […]

Senate GOP to Change Rules Speeding Up President Trump’s Nominees

Senate GOP to Change Rules Speeding Up President Trump’s Nominees

Senate GOP to Change Rules Speeding Up President Trump’s Nominees Momentum is building for a change in the Senate rules that would shorten the time allowed for lawmakers to debate each of President Donald Trump’s judicial and executive branch nominees, Republican senators told the press. The GOP lawmakers explained that their desire to quicken the […]

Stocks Selloff in Leadership Change, Tech’s Under Pressure

Stocks Selloff in Leadership Change, Tech’s Under Pressure

Stocks Selloff in Leadership Change, Tech’s Under Pressure $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Monday, the selloff in technology majors deepened wiping out the tech-heavy NAS index’s gains for the year and pushing the benchmark S&P 500 below a Key technical mark for the 1st time in nearly 2 months. All the 11 major S&P sectors were […]

Ray Dalio’s 5-Step Process for Achieving Big Goals

Ray Dalio’s 5-Step Process for Achieving Big Goals

Ray Dalio’s 5-Step Process for Achieving Big Goals In his book, Principles, Ray Dalio, the very intelligent billionaire hedge fund manager suggests a 5-step process for achieving big goals, they are: Have clear goals Identify and do not tolerate the problems that stand in the way of achieving your goals Accurately diagnose the problems to get at their […]

You Can Change Your Mind, You Can Change Your Life

You Can Change Your Mind, You Can Change Your Life

You Can Change Your Mind, You Can Change Your Life Experts in psychiatry and psychology have long believed that peoples’ personalities are set in early childhood and remain consistent throughout life.  But, the latest scientific evidence contradicts this long-held assumption. These groundbreaking findings have shattered the false belief that people are locked into their negative […]

US Attorney General Sessions Signals Change in Marijuana Policy

US Attorney General Sessions Signals Change in Marijuana Policy

US Attorney General Sessions Signals Change in Marijuana Policy USAG Sessions signals changes in federal marijuana enforcement policy Senator Elizabeth Warren challenges Trump’s HHS nominee on medical marijuana and opioids, Attorney General Sessions is making news on both the Marijuana and the Opioid fronts. Marijuana Policy Sessions Hints at Changes in Federal Marijuana Enforcement. At […]

The Language of the Left is “Doublespeak”

The Language of the Left is “Doublespeak”

The Language of the Left is “Doublespeak” George Orwell introduced the language of doublespeak in his dystopian novel “1984” published in 1949. Doublespeak is the language of opposites. Up is down and down is up. The word doublespeak derives from 2 Orwellian words “doublethink” and “newspeak.” Doublethink is when a person accepts 2 mutually contradictory […]

President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change

President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change

President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change Late Saturday, US President Donald Trump has told “Confidants,” including the head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Scott Pruitt, that he plans to leave a landmark international agreement on climate change. President Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision […]

Ivanka Trump to Review Climate Change as US Considers Paris Pullout

Ivanka Trump to Review Climate Change as US Considers Paris Pullout

Ivanka Trump to Review Climate Change as US Considers Paris Pullout Though US President Trump’s inclination has been to leave the agreement, he has asked his daughter, White House adviser Ivanka Trump, to set up an extensive review process Don’t you hate being called a ‘denier?” Me neither. In fact, I view this appellation as […]

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is Out of Touch with the World Today

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is Out of Touch with the World Today

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is Out of Touch with the World Today Germany is a country in crisis German Chancellor Angela Merkel Wednesday told B20 Summit 2017 in Berlin that globalization and inclusive growth are important for the global economy. To the G20-related business gathering, Merkel said the world is interconnected and the prosperity should […]

President Trump Signs Order, EPA Removes Climate Change Section of Website

President Trump Signs Order, EPA Removes Climate Change Section of Website

President Trump Signs Order, EPA Removes Climate Change Section of Website The EPA on Friday removed the climate change section of its website as well as several other pages to “reflect the views of the leadership of the agency,” the agency’s associate administrator for public affairs said in a statement. A page with detailed information […]

Carbon Dioxide Not Primary Cause of Global Warming

Carbon Dioxide Not Primary Cause of Global Warming

Carbon Dioxide Not Primary Cause of Global Warming The new boss of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Thursday he does not believe that CO2 (carbon dioxide) is a primary contributor to global warming. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said measuring the effect of human activity on the climate is “very challenging” and that “there’s tremendous […]

Obama’s ‘Organizing for Action’ Out to Destroy the Trump Agenda

Obama’s ‘Organizing for Action’ Out to Destroy the Trump Agenda

Obama’s ‘Organizing for Action’ Out to Destroy the Trump Agenda “No ex-President has ever done this before, sticking around the nation’s capital to vex and undermine his successor. Of course, Obama is unlike any President the United States has ever had” Former President Barack Hussein Obama is waging war against the Trump administration through his […]

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Changed its Name, Now Tesla Inc

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Changed its Name, Now Tesla Inc

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) Changed its Name, Now Tesla Inc $TSLA Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) changed its name to “Tesla Inc” as CEO Elon Musk looks to transform the Silicon Valley firm from a micro-mini EV (electric car) maker to a diversified energy products company. In October, Mr. Musk unveiled solar-powered roof tiles that eliminate the […]

Climate Change Summit Cancelled by CDC at 11th Hour

Climate Change Summit Cancelled by CDC at 11th Hour

Climate Change Summit Cancelled by CDC at 11th Hour A Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Summit scheduled for February that might have examined climate change as it relates to health issues was canceled just before President Donald Trump’s Inauguration last week An anonymous employee at the nonprofit National Indian Health Board, the CDC partner hosting […]

Barack Hussein Obama Sent $221-M to the Palestinians as His Last Act

Barack Hussein Obama Sent $221-M to the Palestinians as His Last Act

Barack Hussein Obama Sent $221-M to the “Palestinians” as His Last Act US officials said Monday that the Obama Administration in its final hour defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221-M to the Palestinian Authority that GOP members of Congress had been blocking. A State Department official and several congressional aides said the outgoing administration […]

Trump Team Revamping the US State Department

Trump Team Revamping the US State Department

Trump Team Revamping the US State Department Much of the recent media coverage of the new Trump administration has an air of hysteria about it. The barbarians are seemingly at the door and are actually taking over, the lights are going out over America and being replaced by darkness. This hyperbole seems to extend across […]

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Team Management at Fault for Poor 2016 Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Team Management at Fault for Poor 2016 Season

F1: Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Team Management at Fault for Poor 2016 Season $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) management is at fault for champion Sebastian Vettel’s recent Formula 1 performance and needs “fresh blood” in order to return to winning ways, according to the Bernie Ecclestone. Mr. Vettel won three races during his 1st F1 season with The Scuderia in […]

November Ends With a Bright Economic Outlook

November Ends With a Bright Economic Outlook

November Ends With a Bright Economic Outlook As November ends, the message from the financial markets is clear, the outlook for the US economy looks brighter across the board. Very few predicted these developments, but I did, which speak to the enormous fluidity that has taken over markets and politics and that signals the end […]

The Fundamental but Unseen Issue of the 2016 Presidential Election

The Fundamental but Unseen Issue of the 2016 Presidential Election

The Fundamental but Unseen Issue of the 2016 Presidential Election Thanks largely to Wiki Leaks, the 2016 Presidential election campaign has brought to massive pubic attention the corruption of the Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Foundation. Add to this the exposure, Hillary Clinton’s perjury-laden testimony illuminated by the pointed questions of Congressman […]

Donald Trump, “I am fighting for real change.”

Donald Trump, “I am fighting for real change.”

Donald Trump, “I am fighting for real change.” Thursday, Donald Trump expressed “regret” over some of the incendiary remarks he has made during the presidential campaign — vowing in North Carolina to “offer the American people a new future of honesty, justice, and opportunity.” “Sometimes, in the heat of debate, and speaking on a multitude […]

Donald Trump Seen as “No Nonsense, Anti-Patronage & Anti-Corruption”

Donald Trump Seen as “No Nonsense, Anti-Patronage & Anti-Corruption”

Donald Trump Seen as “No Nonsense, Anti-Patronage & Anti-Corruption” America’s voters are fed up with establishment politicians in the Democrat and Republican parties, and see Donald Trump as the leader of a “Virtuous Movement” against “Patronage & Corruption”. The GOP’s presumptive nominee is see as “the no nonsense the candidate of change and Hillary Clinton […]