CNN Money, IMF Blame “Freeze” for Exposing Unwarranted Optimism about U.S. Economy

Of course, they don’t admit that all their earlier economic predictions for 2014 were regime propaganda to get you to help stimulate the economy through delusional exuberance. No, no. The financial industry is full of objective and impartial witnesses who merely failed to predict… the weather. You can’t make this stuff up. We live in society dedicated to patching illusions no matter how many holes appear in them. CNN Money: “U.S. Economy: Not Looking So Good.” When it comes to the Read more […]

Barack Obama: NSA, Stop Spying on IMF and World Bank

Reuters reported last night: President Barack Obama has ordered the National Security Agency to stop eavesdropping on the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank as part of a review of intelligence gathering activities, according to a U.S. official familiar with the matter. The order is the latest move by the White House to demonstrate that it is willing to curb at least some surveillance in the wake of leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden of programs that collect Read more […]