Monday Morning Red Pill has arrived just in time. Crush it up and snort it, or just wash it down with a swig of Irish coffee...
Euro Collapse: Financial anarchy is nigh in Europe. Rumors about bank runs and a five-day banking holiday have been flooding the intertubes for the last few weeks. Mish has an astute breakdown of Gaming the Odds of a Greek Euro Exit With and Without Contagion. Meanwhile, politicians in the EU are scrambling to come up with a gameplan to fix their bloated sovereign debt crisis, but their Eurobonds solution will likely shatter Europe. (Global Economic Analysis, Economic Collapse Blog)Best of luck surviving the week!
Journalism: Cable TV journalism reached a new low point last week during the Wisconsin recall election. How bad was it? It was the worst night ever on cable news. Sadly, it's only going to get worse. There is zero objectivity anymore on the "boob tube." (Politico)
Banksters: Who is really profiting from the War on Drugs? It's actually the banksters at western banks who are reaping billions from profits in the cocaine trade. (Guardian)
China Cold War: The U.S. wants to seeks the militarization of major Asian water ways -- meaning, the Banksters want to use the muscle of the U.S. military to police the waters around China in order to control supply routes, particularly oil shipments from the Middle East. (Luis Manuel)
Peasant Riots: The peasants are rioting! Yes, all of the slaves slaving away assembling Apple products at the Foxconn plant clashed with police, which incited a riot. (PC Worls)
Ponzi: Speaking of banksters, how about this gem about a Russian mathematician who pulled off a massive Ponzi scheme when the rubble from the Berlin Wall was still fresh. Now, he's got a new and improved scheme with a catchy tagline... "Join My Ponzi: It Is Better Than The Fed's!" (Zero Hedge)
Urban Legends: I remember hearing whispers about this when I lived in Atlanta... Church's Fried Chicken will make you sterile. (Disinfo)
Enlightenment: Want to wake up by opening up your third eye? Here's an article about... how to clean up your pineal gland. (Waking Times)
Preppers: When the proverbial SHTF in Greece, I kept a close eye on what happened because the future events in America will eventually mirror what happened in Greece, yet on a much wider and more destructive scale. Here's a must read.... 10 Things That We Can Learn About Shortages And Preparation From The Economic Collapse In Greece. (The Economic Collapse Blog)