Bill Bonner


Larry Summers’ Bad Bet

We interrupt our regular programming to speak out in favor of Larry Summers; he is the perfect candidate to replace Ben Bernanke. Poor Larry… The critics are on his case. One called him a “high IQ moron.” No one likes to kick a man when he’s down. Unless the man on the ground is Larry […]

The War on the Young

Another slow day on Wall Street. Stocks up a little. Gold down a little. A hot summer day. Ain’t...

End of the Gold Correction?

Once again, a lazy day on Wall Street. Dow down a little. Gold up a little. And bonds? It...

Was Adam Smith Wrong?

Investors are wilting. In these hot, hazy, humid days of summer, they are growing languid, squishy... and soft. They...

You Say You Want a Revolution

Is it a revolt?" Louis XVI asked the Duke de La Rochefoucauld. "No, sire, it is a revolution." We are already...

The End of the World As We Know It

Not much in the markets today to draw our attention. Other than another pronouncement by the Fed that it...

Can the Fed’s “Credit Cure” Really Work?

Everything is looking good for the US of A! Or is it? The dollar – up. Auto sales – up. House prices...