Bill Bonner


A Journey Through the “Old Country”

Nothing worthy of comment happened in the markets yesterday. So we continue our travelog. We left the winter gales of Scotland for the warm breezes washing over West Cork in Ireland. The only trouble was the breezes carried more water than warmth. After a day of sightseeing along the coast, we found ourselves in a small store in Kinsale.

Inside Ben Bernanke’s Doomsday Device…

Where things stood at the close of last week: Dow down 105. Gold up $9 an ounce. Nothing worthy...

Get Ready for Rising Interest Rates…

Up, down. Down, up. Yesterday, the Dow reversed recent declines. It rose 180 points. Gold, too, seems undecided as...

How the Fed Screws the Middle Class

Middle-class savers, for example, are penalized so that upper class bankers and speculators – no matter how greedy or...

Say a Little Prayer for the Rich

Last week, we attended a conference for the 1%. "Everybody thinks the rich have such easy lives," said a...

Don’t Buy the Rally… or the Fed Hype

How about that? The Dow rose 207 points on Friday. Gold down $32 per ounce. What does it mean?...

Say “Bye-bye” to Bonds

Yesterday, the Dow bounced 80 points. Gold went up too – rising $17 per ounce. Our view is that...