Category Archives: Economics and the economy

While Ukrainians light their Javelins with hundred dollar bills…

Biden black market thrives: US parents swap and sell baby formula amidst country-wide shortage.

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The Voodoo Buck Stops Here

IGNORANCE of the laws of economics is no excuse. Neither is the adolescent classic that everyone else was doing it. Enough to be ouch-worthy to many, yesterday’s 25-basis-point interest rate hike means the official cash rate of 0.35% is now … Continue reading

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The BCA and the NFF should take a leaf out of Omar’s book

The straight-shooting Mogadishu businessman has the coveted endorsement of Doomy himself.

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This is what happens when a nation listens to green extremists

Sri Lanka’s fertiliser ban disaster is another warning to governments embracing zero-ist fanaticism.

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5.4 Secret Herbs and Spices

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Stalinist Rounding Error

Judith Sloane: Albanese forgets 200,000 workers when platitudes won’t do. OK, the cash rate set by the Reserve Bank is slightly obscure. It’s the interest rate on unsecured overnight loans between banks. It’s not a retail rate. But it has … Continue reading

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With elderly Australians literally starving in aged care homes…

We are sending our guns, ammunition, humanitarian aid, all of this, our body armour, all of these things, and we will send out armoured vehicles, bushmasters as well, and we will fly them over there in our C-17s to make … Continue reading

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Quantitative Teasing

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The Panpipe Effect

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The hyenas close in on a dying, diseased old elephant

• Saudi Arabia Considers Accepting Yuan Instead of Dollars for Chinese Oil Sales. • ‘I did that’ Biden stickers create headaches for gas station workers. Saudi Arabia is in active talks with Beijing to price some of its oil sales … Continue reading

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Democrats come up with a master plan to counteract inflation

This will restore value to the dollar: U.S. Senate passes $1.5 trillion government funding bill.

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“The numbers are eye-watering, and there is more to come”

The Biden Catastrophe: US inflation surges to 40-year high as consumer prices jump 7.9 per cent.

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Are you paying attention yet?

Joe Rogan: The requisites for a Chinese social credit system in the West are now up and running.

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How to incite a revolution: Young will pay for the ‘pandemic’…

…and be drafted to fight a war for Western ‘values.’ Still not enough, says the House of Lords.

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A Snakes & Ladders player wanders into a chess tournament

While the media is fixated on a tactical ploy, this could be a démarche of historic proportions: Looks like the US dollar is going to be disintermediated. The road will be rocky … but this is a good thing. https://t.co/HtHZrh8iBmContinue reading

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Morrison to spend imaginary billion on imaginary problem

Scotty from scuba diving: Morrison promises extra $1 billion to save the Great Barrier Reef.

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After all, a single injury to a minor isn’t worth the risk

The return of ‘safety first’: Morrison concedes children shouldn’t drive forklifts.

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I’ll take the inflation if we can get back the spirit of the time

Wall Street Journal: U.S. Inflation Hit 7 per cent in December, Fastest Pace Since 1982. The Billboard Hot 100 for 1982 is rich pickings. What a rocking year for music. I’ve chosen the Go-Gos’ smash hit because it evokes wonderfully … Continue reading

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