Our Malinvestment In President Obama Will Bring Painful Consequences

The choice for the status quo made in last week’s presidential election was an uninformed one—at no fault of the voters—made in the fog of monetary distortion and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke’s continuous campaign of disinformation.

President Barack Obama managed to overtake Republican challenger Mitt Romney on the exit poll question “Who is better [...]


The Grand Shi Strategy Of Ron Paul

As the Republican National Convention approaches, the shouts of victory resounding in the tents will easily conceal the broader political forces at work in the party beyond this fall’s hopeful decisive victory.

The strategy of these forces are visible in the past Republican presidential campaign of Congressman Ron Paul. To some, Paul’s stubborn persistence in the campaign has been [...]


More on Black Swan Investment Fund

By Jeff Harding

Here is an article from the Wall Street Journal on Universa Investments, a hedge fund run by Mark Spitznagle who is a protege of Nassim Taleb of Black Swan fame. I follow Taleb and his theories of risk investing closely and think he is a brilliant and original thinker. I listen carefully [...]