Bill Bonner


Blocked up With Yucky Stuff

Yesterday, Mr. Bernanke's price-fixing scheme ran over a speed bump. The Dow dropped 216 points. Just a jolt, for now. The brick wall is still ahead. But we will try to give the devil his due. First, this from our own right-hand man, Chris Hunter (investment director for the Bonner & Partners Family Office) with a more generous assessment...

An Inconvenient Irony: QE Favors the Rich

Small businesses create new jobs and new wealth. But small business can't borrow at today's low rates. They're lucky...

Health Warning: QE KILLS

The Dow fell more than 200 points on Friday. Treasury bond yields are still minuscule... but rising. Pundits are...

Party… Party… Party!

Stocks up yesterday, but by peanuts. However, gold popped $20 per ounce. What gives? We don't know. But we...

The Smoke of ZIRP and the Mirrors of QE…

The front pages of yesterday's newspapers were full of good news. A strong rebound in real estate prices, they...

The “Social Contract” Is a Fraud

There are many theories to explain government. Most are nothing but scams, justifications and puffery. One tries to put...

Remembering the Dead

Today is the day set aside by the US federal government for us to remember our war dead. Here...