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The Economist’s Sell Signal – Fred Sheehan

The disintegration of central banking shifted to overdrive in November. The Senate Banking Committee’s listless accreditation of Janet Yellen as next Fed chairman was not a surprise, but it was notable that vigorous critics of Chairman Bernanke, such as Senator Bob Corker, dozed through the hearing. When the bubble of all bubbles bursts, and the Senate and Congressional oversight committees fulminate at central bankers, it will be those politicians who should sit in the dock. They could have acted. Instead, the Senate is whisking Bernanke-Squared to the throne, as quickly and quietly as possible.

Money is Gold – Frederick J. Sheehan

I believe Dennis Gartman compiled this list through June 13, 2012. “Spain is not Greece.” – Elena Salgado, Spain’s Finance Minister, February 2010 “Portugalis not Greece.” – The Economist, April 22nd, 2010 “Irelandis not in Greek Territory.” – Brian Lenihan, Ireland’s Finance Minister “Greece is not Ireland.” – George Papandreou, Greek Finance Minister, November 22,…

Correa’s and Ecuador’s Success drive The Economist Nuts- William K. Black

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of New Economic Perspectives. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. By William K. Black (Cross posted at Benzinga.com) Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa has the special ability to drive our most elite media nuts.  Failures are self-refuting.  It is the successful that drive their opponents to distraction, and…