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Classic Videos: Retirement Armageddon

by John Rubino on June 19, 2010 · 17 comments

Here’s a wake-up call from Gary North of the Ludwig von Mises Institute on why our idea of retirement will turn out to be a cruel joke. A few quotes: Social Security will go bankrupt…The average American is going to have a miserable retirement. There’s not much a recent retiree can do. They’ve walked into […]

Classic Videos: Meltup

by John Rubino on May 14, 2010 · 12 comments

The National Inflation Association is back with another long, well-made, apocalyptic video. The subject is the “recovery” and its inflationary implications: “The truth is, our economy is not recovering. Prices are only rising because of inflation. Our economy is currently experiencing a melt-up…Government spending is so far out of control that if Americans were taxed […]

Classic Videos: Hyperinflation Nation 3/3

by John Rubino on April 9, 2010 · 5 comments

In the third and final part of this series, the National Inflation Association takes us through the hyperinflations, price controls and societal breakdowns of Weimar Germany and Yugoslavia, and makes the case that the U.S. is heading for something similar. “This all but guarantees a dramatic decline in the quality of life in the U.S….Most […]

Classic Videos: Hyperinflation Nation 2/3

by John Rubino on March 20, 2010 · 13 comments

Here’s the middle part of a great series created by the National Inflation Association. It begins with a look at Zimbabwe’s hyperinflation, then goes on to explain that the U.S. is traveling the same road. Social Security is a Ponzi scheme, the dollar is heading for its intrinsic value, and  gold is the solution. It […]

The best way to understand how far the U.S. has drifted from its original design is to listen to Ron Paul. He sounds like Thomas Jefferson would if he were around, which makes him a flake and a radical to most of today’s Republicans and Democrats. But he strikes a chord with a surprisingly wide […]

Classic Videos: Ben Bernanke’s Predictions

by John Rubino on March 2, 2010 · 32 comments

Of all the surreal choices the U.S. has made in the last few years, the strangest might be our decision to put the people who ruined the old system in charge of fixing it. Ben Bernanke, Barney Frank, Nancy Pelosi, Chris Dodd, Tim Geithner et al built the monetary policy and regulatory structure that let […]

Classic Videos: Hyperinflation Nation Part 1/3

by John Rubino on February 21, 2010 · 9 comments

With guys like Ron Paul, Peter Schiff and Marc Faber suddenly getting a lot of airtime, the number of compelling videos available on YouTube is soaring. I’ve been sifting through them to build a “classic videos” file with the idea of posting one or so each week. Here’s the first in the series, Hyperinflation Nation, […]

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