Tag Archives: Pandemic

COVID-19’s Black Swan Timeline

Black swan events are characterized by their extreme rarity, their severe impact, and the widespread insistence that they were obvious in hindsight.” By Steve Brown Source: The Duran According to Investopedia a Black Swan event “is an unpredictable event that … Continue reading

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A fiasco in the making? As the coronavirus pandemic takes hold, we are making decisions without reliable data

By John P.A. Ioannidis Source: Stat News The current coronavirus disease, Covid-19, has been called a once-in-a-century pandemic. But it may also be a once-in-a-century evidence fiasco. At a time when everyone needs better information, from disease modelers and governments … Continue reading

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The Covid-19 Dominoes Fall: The World Is Insolvent

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds Subtract their immense debts and they have negative net worth, and therefore the market value of their stock is zero. To understand why the financial dominoes toppled by the Covid-19 pandemic lead … Continue reading

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Welcome to the New Communist Police State, blamed on a virus

By Scott Baker Source: OpEdNews.com The draconian measures being taken or certainly being talked about – food rationing?!– will end up killing more people than the virus. How many elderly will die because their caregivers can’t get to them (bye … Continue reading

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US Intel Agencies Played Unsettling Role in Classified and “9/11-like” Coronavirus Response Plan

As coronavirus panic grips the world, concern over government overreach is growing given the involvement of US intelligence agencies in classified meetings for planning the U.S.’ coronavirus response. By Whitney Webb Source: Mint Press News As the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis … Continue reading

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Coronavirus reminds us we are organisms in an environment

By Kurt Cobb Source: Resilience A close friend of mine, a professor of English literature, has been researching American philosopher John Dewey, whose book Quest for Certainty captivated me so much many years ago that I read it again right … Continue reading

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A Shaky Foundation

By Michael Krieger Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg And so castles made of sand fall in the sea, eventually. – Jimi Hendrix There’s a widespread belief out there that the U.S. and the global economy in general is on much sounder footing … Continue reading

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The Economic Cataclysm Ahead

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds The economic storm hasn’t passed; the false calm is only the eye of the financial hurricane. To understand the economic cataclysm ahead, do the math. Those expecting the Covid-19 pandemic to leave … Continue reading

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