More Ultra-Vivid Headlines from G. Edward Griffin’s RealityZone.com
2009 JUNE 13 — JUNE 19
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US: “Cash-for-clunkers’ bill passes Senate which will take another $1 billion from taxpayers to subsidize auto industry. Collectivists on the Right and Left love the bill. Washington Post 2009 June 19 (Cached)
Prime London commercial real estate goes into $1.9 billion default as values fall by 50%.
Bloomberg 2009 June 19 (Cached)
Iran: Hundreds of thousand form mass protest over election. Many cry: ‘Death to the dictator.’
Breitbart 2009 June 18 (Cached)
US: FDA threatens to seize all natural products that dare to mention H1N1 Swine Flu.
Natural Health 2009 June 18 (Cached)
UK: Parents banned from taking pictures of their own children on sports day. Telegraph 2009 June 17 (Cached)
US: Previous pronouncements by Paulson and Bernanke pretending that all is well with the economy prove they either are totally incompetent or deceivers of the first order. Their own words convict them. Zero Hedge 2009 June 17 (Cached)
US: 22 banks are rated down by analysts at S&P. Near future for the banking industry appears bleak. Zero Hedge 2009 June 17 (Cached)
Massachusetts police get grenade launchers from the federal government. Yes, grenade launchers. Police increasingly are being trained and equipped, not to protect citizens, but to wage ware on them.
YouTube 2009 June 17
Germany: Gold to be sold like chocolate from vending machines. Telegraph 2009 June 17 (Cached)
Accused 9/11 mastermind says: ‘I make up stories to stop the torture.’ Raw Story 2009 June 16 (Cached)
US: JP Morgan analysts predict 60% price decline for high-end homes. Calculated Risk 2009 June 16 (Cached)
Foreign demand for U.S. bonds fell 80% last month as world loses confidence in the dollar. Treasury Secretary Geithner raises interest rates to keep from losing more investors but lies about the reason. He says it is because the economy is improving (!) SFGate 2009 June 15 (Cached)
US: Credit card company Capital One” announces close to 10% annual write-off of non-collectable loans in May. That’s an increase of 20% in just 12 weeks. Credit card losses may become as big as mortgage losses – leading to more bank bailouts. Zero Hedge 2009 June 15 (Cached)
Finland: Bill to be passed that would allow only drug-oriented medical doctors to administer non-drug therapies – to protect the patients, of course. Once again the Big Pharma lobby strikes against health and freedom. Four Winds 2009 June 14 (Cached)
US: Congress now moving toward illegalization of tobacco – to protect children, of course. Jails could become filled with “criminal” smokers. Collectivism just keeps growing. Ron Paul 2009 June 14 (Cached)
Why the hell should I feel sorry, says girl soldier who abused Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib. MailOnline 2009 June 13 (Cached)
UK: Lloyds Bank notifies American depositors that their accounts will be closed, because tax laws proposed by Obama Administration will require excessive monitoring and reporting.
Telegraph 2009 June 13 (Cached)
US: Hartford Financial Services gets $3.4 billion bailout by taxpayers. Reuters Posted 2009 June 13 (Cached)
States can form banks and create money out of nothing just like the Fed does. N. Dakota has done that and fared well so far. (Editor’s note: Creating money from nothing eventually will corrupt and destroy the system no matter if done at federal or state level. Sound money is the only answer.) Huffington Post Posted 2009 June 13 (Cached)
G. Edward Griffin interviewed by Jan Irvin on federal reserve, banking crisis, and inflation.
YouTube Posted 2009 June 13