Elliott Spitzer calls Federal Reserve a “Ponzi scheme”

By Tracy R Twyman

From Raw Story:

The Federal Reserve — the quasi-autonomous body that controls the US’s money supply — is a “Ponzi scheme” that created “bubble after bubble” in the US economy and needs to be held accountable for its actions, says Eliot Spitzer, the former governor and attorney-general of New York.

In a wide-ranging discussion of the bank… »

Universal health care to weed out the minderwertigen

By Tracy R Twyman

WorldNetDaily reports on the provision for regular “end of life counseling” to convince seniors to accept an early death. And not just any death. Death by starvation. Jeez!

The version of President Obama’s universal health care plan pending in the U.S. House would require “end-of-life” counseling for senior citizens, and the former lieutenant governor for the… »

House Financial Services Committee asks Bernake how much power they should give him and when

By Tracy R Twyman

If you want to cringe with embarrassment for your own government, watch C-SPAN’s coverage of Ben Bernake’s testimony today before the House Financial Services Committee.

Everyone asks the same sort of questions. How does the economy work? How much power should we give you? What would you like us to do for you?

Rep. Kenny Marchant of… »

Screaming at telemarketers is terrorism

By Tracy R Twyman

Now come on. Who hasn’t done something like this before? In my book, you haven’t even scored any points until the Indian chick on the phone is crying and begging you to hang up. I should probably renditioned to a secret prison in Egypt for the last conversation I had with a rep at a… »

Credit card companies rate you based on what you buy and where

By Tracy R Twyman

I heard someone talking about this the other day and had to check it out for myself. And it’s true. From creditcards.com:

What you buy and where you shop may affect your credit score.

As credit card companies continue to tighten their lending standards on card users, some are using purchasing data — gleaned from millions of… »

Give your house to the goverment and pay rent to them!

By Tracy R Twyman

This is an even crummier deal then a reverse mortgage. You don’t get any credit for your equity and you don’t actually get to stay in your home for the rest of your life, just “several years.” Is that when they euthanize you? From Reuters:

U.S. government officials are weighing a plan that would let borrowers… »

Bernake predicts “a jobless recovery”

By Tracy R Twyman

From Reuters:

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke sees the possibility of continued high unemployment even after the recession loosens its grip, a key U.S. senator said on Monday after talking to him.

“It was a rather sobering meeting,” Richard Shelby, an Alabama Republican, said on CNBC.

“I said, … ‘Could this be a jobless recovery?’ … and he… »

Tracy R. Twyman on the Odyssey show with Mike Schultz

By Tracy R Twyman

I am the Odyssey cable show this month and next being interviewed by Mike Schultz. There are two episodes. They can be viewed at the following times on the following channels on cable in the Portland, Oregon area.

First Episode:

Monday 7/13/2009, 11:30 PM, Channel 11
Wednesday 7/15/2009, 4:00 PM, Channel 23
Friday 7/17/2009, 3:00 PM, Channel 22

Second episode:

Monday… »

WTF!!!!! Now words and information need to be rationed for carbon

By Tracy R Twyman

People are reading and communicating too much because of the internet. It hurts the Earth, doncha know…

From CNN:

Twenty milligrams; that’s the average amount of carbon emissions generated from the time it took you to read the first two words of this article.

Now, depending on how quickly you read, around 80, perhaps even 100… »

Clinical Trials of Contraceptive Corn

By Tracy R Twyman

Clearly nobody would willingly eat food that was designed to sterilize them. The only purpose of this study is to design a biological weapon that would be used against an unwitting and unwilling populace. From the London Observer via Freedom’s Phoenix:

Scientists have created the ultimate GM crop: contraceptive corn.

Waiving fields of maize may one day… »

President’s “science czar” advocates “Planetary Regime” to institute forced abortions for population control

By Tracy R Twyman

President Obama’s John Holdren co authored a book called Ecoscience that stated:

“It has been concluded that compulsory population-control laws, even including laws requiring compulsory abortion, could be sustained under the existing Constitution if the population crisis became sufficiently severe to endanger the society.”
Also suggested in the same book (as reported by Zombietime):

“• The… »

From “Unitas” to “Unity in Diversity”: Medvedev shows off global currency coin at G8 meeting

By Tracy R Twyman

At the Bretton Woods conference in 1944, delegates discussed the possibility of a world currency. Roosevelt originally anticipated a currency called the “Unitas”, and asked his Treasury Secretary to come up with a design proposal for it. John Meynard Keynes proposed the creation of a global currency called the “Bancor.” Eventually the delegation agreed instead… »

Hearings on HR-1207 (Audit the Fed) begin in House Financial Services Committee

By Tracy R Twyman

Ron Paul’s opening statement:


Ron Paul questions Fed Vice-Chairman Kohn:


Also, watch Jim DeMint trying to introduce the Senate version of the Federal Reserve audit bill (he wasn’t… »

Pope calls for world government, global economic regulation

By Tracy R Twyman

In a scene right out of a Christian apocalypse movie, today the Pope called for a global government and economic system. From Reuters:

Pope Benedict on Tuesday called for a “world political authority” to manage the global economy and for more government regulation of national economies to pull the world out of the current crisis and… »

Greenbacks, Bimetallism and Mysticism

By Tracy R Twyman

We have already noted the metaphors of monetary policy in Frank L. Baum’s Wizard of Oz, who supported the issue of debt-free Greenbacks and the return of the money power to Congress. What I forgot to mention at the time was that Frank L. Baum was a member of the Theosophy movement of Helena Blavatsky…. »

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