U.S. Areas Of GDP Contribution

| May 13, 2017

As shown in the Statista chart below, the GDP has a strong correlation with how many people live in those areas. It doesn’t come as much of a surprise that the Southeast, which has the combined population of 12 states, amounting to approximately 83 million (or a quarter of U.S. citizens), also has the biggest […]

Consumer Confidence Levels By Political Views

| March 8, 2017

Here is an interesting politically motivated chart…

Professional Agitators Seem To Be Working Hard At Rioting Regarding Migrant Scrutiny. Only Syria Is Listed In The Top 10 Of Incoming Migrants.

| January 29, 2017

Here are the seven countries included in the Presidents Executive Order on extra migrant scrutiny,  Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.

2017 Tax Changes From President Elect Trump And How They Might Impact You

| December 17, 2016

Here it is …  how the new Trump proposed tax changes will effect you. Double click on image to enlarge.

What Is The Number One Purchase By The Poor With Their Food Stamps? Yep, You Probably Already Guessed It … It Was Soft Drinks!

| November 23, 2016

A new study released by the Food and Nutrition Service, the federal agency responsible for running the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as the food stamp program, show that soft drinks are the number one purchase, and milk is number two … logically speaking it should be reversed.

Trump Administration Targets Reigning In Record Regulations As A Top Priority

| November 20, 2016

The reliance on regulations led to more than 82,000* (not final) pages in the Federal Register, the official daily digest of the national government, in 2015, eclipsing the 77,000 pages in 2014 and the previous record of 81,405 set in 2010. When “economically significant” regulations are considered, Obama’s totals significantly exceed those of Bill Clinton and […]

The Story Is A Good One … It’s About How Donald Trump’s Presidential Campagn Out Smarted Both The Republican Idealoligists And Hillary Clinton’s Powerful Democratic Machine In The Biggest Election Upset of All Time

| November 17, 2016

The Trump people spent less than half the money compared to Clinton, and had millions fewer feet on the ground, yet easily won an election in a stunner of a lifetime.  ~~~~ But it’s more than just about Donald Trump. It’s about a novice political campaign neglected by the hierarchy of the Republican party, and using […]

There Is One Scenario That Could Still Get Hillary Clinton To The White House, But Congress Would Likely Throw Her Out Just As Fast!

| November 17, 2016

Yes, a rogue pathway which see’s electors jump candidates in states not bound by election results could get Clinton to the White House, but as standard procedure it has to be approved by the “NEW” Congress installed on January 6, 2017, and the Republican’s now control both the House and Senate. They would assuredly vote it down in […]

Sunday Evening…Wikileaks Phase 3 Just Announced

| October 30, 2016

Heads Up … On Sunday night, Wikileaks tweeted that it would launch “phase 3 of our US election coverage” in the coming week.  “We commence phase 3 of our US election coverage next week.  As the Hill noted, Wiki did not provide information about what the third phase entails or if there are still more […]

FBI Obtains Warrant To Search Huma Abedin’s Emails

| October 30, 2016

Well, that sure didn’t take long!  At the same time the FBI confirms it obtained a warrant for emails related to Hillary Clinton, the Democratic Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid was piling up the mud, saying Comey may have violated the Hatch Act, which bars government officials from using their authority to influence elections.  While we […]

Social Security History Lesson

| March 18, 2016

A History Lesson About Your  Social Security Card Social Security Cards up until the 1980s expressly stated the number and card were not to be used for identification purposes. Since nearly everyone in the United States now has a number, it became convenient to use it anyway and the message, NOT FOR IDENTIFICATION, was removed. Franklin […]

The Warren Buffett Rule

| January 25, 2016

The BUFFETT Rule!  Would any sane person argue with this??   Warren Buffet is asking each addressee to forward this email to a minimum of twenty people on their address list; in turn ask each of those to do likewise. In three days, most people in The United States of America will have the message. […]

Rich Man, Poor Man … It’s A Bad Wind Blowing

| January 17, 2016

Just 62 people now own the same wealth as half the world’s population.   In 2011 388 people had the same wealth as the poorest half of humanity. In 2011 this fell to 177. The number has continued to fall each year to 80 in 2014 and 62 in 2015.   Sources: Oxfam

Global Aging Will Change The Future Of World Economies

| October 19, 2015

Global aging is here…and it will change the world as we know it!

Some Food For Thought From ‘Jessi’e’s Cafe Americain’

| August 15, 2015

So, the real question is….where are we now?     Sources: Jesse’s Cafe Americain, Oak Tree Asset Management.com

Can Water Stop California’s Economic Growth?

| September 2, 2014

California’s sunshine is getting a little out of hand…so we would love to throw a little water on the subject, no pun intended, but….maybe we’ll use sand instead. Source: CDEC

The Stated Truth Update

| July 26, 2014

Hello Everyone, We have received word that there are a few technical issues with the site at the moment, specifically with the format viewed in Internet Explorer. We are working to resolve these problems as quickly as possible. We are also working to amp up the site a little bit by adding some new features […]

Question: Who Is The Worlds Largest Producer Of Oil?…How About Natural Gas?

| July 4, 2014

Easy question….or is it?  We can’t imagine why the answer would be hard. It’s got to be Saudi Arabia, NOPE. How about Russia,  yep that sounds right! NOPE. Well, who else could it be? Hmm, just don’t know, how about Iran, NOPE. Umm, maybe China or Canada, NOPE, NOPE! One last chance… The U.S. overtook Saudi Arabia and Russia and is now the world’s biggest producer […]

“Smart Street Lights” Technology To Change The World

| July 1, 2014

This is just the beginning. Smart street LED lights are energy efficient and highly sensitive to any kind of movement, with add ons that allow video and voice recordings along with programmable advertising LED banners. This will make the new world of outside lighting a ‘dosey’ compared to the days of old. Thomas Edison would roll over in […]

It’s Just A Matter Of “Time” Before A Worldwide Cyber Attack Takes Down An Important Part Of The Worlds Economy!

| July 1, 2014

The new normal in computer cyber hacking and attacks will change the way we live at some point going forward. Cyber-spies are especially targeting utility companies all over the world. This will create havoc when it happens. According to Bloomberg, a Russian group of hackers known as “Energetic Bear” is attacking energy companies in the U.S. and […]

The Perfect Witches Brew…..

| June 24, 2014

The Baltic Dry Index just delivered its worst first half of a year performance ever…yes, we said EVER!  This signals a slowing economy. Beware Wall Street, where we have record margin debt combined with incredible complacency…This is likely a perfect witches brew, setting up a variety of outlier events by year end 2014! By definition: The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) is a […]

‘Half Past Human’ Has Made Some Startling Predictions Over The Years

| June 10, 2014

Half Past Human uses algorithmic tapping of humanity consciousness, to predict the future of significant events. It operates by scanning the internet and social media millions of times for words, by creating linguistic structures, subsets and cross links of significance, that in its entirety will yield something understandable. It’s called the WebBot Project, and it’s the brain child of Clif High. The methodology of […]

It’s A One Man Show in Washington… And It’s Not Who You’re Thinking

| June 7, 2014

Here is a hint….The  office (designation) of this one man show was created in 1789 by the United States Constitution. Can you guess what his/her job title is? It might be a shocking reality to the majority of American voters, but it is a “Stated Truth”, that the most powerful man/woman in the United States government is not […]

Say It Isn’t So….Peek “Oil Shale” Is Close At Hand

| June 3, 2014

It seems that our oil shale boom could just as rapidly turn into a bust….. A recent review of North American oil shale operators shows that the major oil shale companies are currently spending $150 in capital expenditures to get a $100 return over the next 5 years.  At the same time, these oil shale wells deplete in […]

Milton Friedman On Big Government

| March 2, 2014

This says it all… “If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there’d be a shortage of sand” Wise Dog Research

This Is What Will Take Down The World, Mark Our Words, It Sets Up An Unwelcome Outcome… Guar·an·teed..

| January 23, 2014

A Great Awakening Is Coming….. Currently the 85 richest people in the world have about as much wealth as the poorest 50% of the entire global population does.  In other words, 85 extremely wealthy individuals have about as much wealth as the poorest 3,500,000,000 do. Just as wrong is the fact that  according to Oxfam, the richest one […]

T R U S T Of Government Falls To Record Lows

| January 20, 2014

In the corporate world, Banks are the least trusted entity for the fourth year running…..that figures, dosen’t it!  Couldn’t happen to a better group of liers, cheaters and price fixers!  Oh, did we also say thieves? Trust in governments continues to fall, making them the world’s least-trusted institutions for a third year in a row, […]

2014 – Happy New Year To All Of Our Friends

| January 1, 2014

BitCoin’s Competition Is Coming Like A Heard Of Wild Horses…Hello Chase Bank “Web Cash”

| December 10, 2013

Cryptocurrencies….is the new war cry! It looks like JP Mogan’s Chase Bank has filed for a patent on “Web Cash”…it’s a per-to-per “Internet Pay Anyone (IPA)” account with inherent safeguards built-in.  JP Morgan refers to this as a “Virtual Private Lockbox (VPL)”.  LetsTalkBitcoin noted recently, the “Method and system for processing internet payments using the electronic funds transfer […]

New Digial Currencies Challenge Bitcoin

| December 1, 2013

Challengers to Bitcoin are popping up on the street. Bitcoins value topped out at $ 1,163 a few days ago but trades now at $941.03.   Ripple and Litecoin are challenging Bitcoin for the digital currency bussiness and Canada’s government project Mintchip is close behind. Read about it here: (The Canadian Mint Is Working On A New Digital Money Project […]

Bitcoin…Is It The Reason Gold Has No Future, Or… Does It Make Gold’s Future Even More Important!

| November 30, 2013

Is Bitcoin the shining light of the future and Gold a buried relic of the past. It sure is looking more and more like that’s the case.  But, maybe not so fast, as there are new plans to create a Gold backed digital currency similar to Bitcoin. This should be interesting, we’ll keep you informed. Governments of the […]

The United States Antitrust Law? Does It Still Exist!

| November 25, 2013

                                  Op-Ed      The Stated Truth Elitist Defeatism Of Real Competition In A Slow Growth World For markets to grow in a capitalist society, it is imperative to have high levels of competition. The more competition the better. This helps innovation and has been the backbone of our economy over the last 102 years or to be […]

John Connally, Ex-Treasury Secretary And Texas Governor, Shot While Riding With JFK In 1963… Talked Of Vast Criminality In U.S. Before He Died

| November 19, 2013

Criminality and corruption, especially in the government, are today like nothing ever seen before in our lifetime. But just how bad was it back in the 1960’s and 70’s?  Well, John Connally tells us in no uncertain terms, a stunning story of how bad it was. He waited until 1992 to talk about this. When John Connally finally did get things off his […]

New Productivity Apps May Forever Change The Way Computers Are Used!

| November 18, 2013

Back in December of last year, Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak talked about IT (Information Technology) Forecasts for 2013.  One of his thoughts listed in Forbes click here: (http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericsavitz/2012/12/13/woz-the-great-and-powerful-his-it-forecasts-for-2013/) involved BYOD. That stands for Bring Your Own Device, meaning iPad’s and cell phones that can work on office projects and utilize computer access from anywhere.  Here is a […]

2048-Bit Encryption And “Perfect Forward Secrecy” Hopes To Slow Down The NSA

| November 17, 2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has determined that known computing power won’t be able to break 2048-bit encryption until at least 2030. Anyone willing to bet it happens much sooner…. NSA (National Security Agency) spy programs have “the great potential for doing serious damage to the competitiveness” of U.S. companies, Richard Salgado, Google’s director […]

The Taxation Office

| November 16, 2013

The Taxation Office recently sent an agent out to get follow up information on a situation that needed clarification! The Taxation Office suspected that a fishing boat owner wasn’t paying proper wages to his deckhand. Here is how that meeting went. Taxation AUDITOR:    ” I need a list of your employees and how much you pay them”. Boat Owner: […]

New Hidden Taxes Target The Rich

| November 14, 2013

We’ve been saying that the rich are going to make themselves into colorful targets for new hybrid taxes, click here to read about it, (I’m Smarter, That’s Why I’m Richer Than You…), so here we go….they’re just getting started with the hidden tax trickery! Luxury real estate broker Ron Aioso says there is a tax that is […]

Cashin’s Comments…From The Floor Of The New York Stock Exchange, But This Isn’t About The Stock Market..Read On

| November 13, 2013

Arch Crawford sends out dosey of a note last night (Tuesday)……  Arch is renowned for his astrological calls on the stock market but this note of caution is not astrological. It is based on a helio-centric theory of astronomy advanced by John H. Nelson, an engineer at RCA back in the early 1950’s. In the days before satellites, […]

I’m Smarter, That’s Why I’m Richer Than You – Is The Rich War Cry…Uh, Maybe, Then Again Maybe Not!… But Either Way Governments Are Getting A Little More Desperate Now, And The Rich Are Making Themselves Into Very Colorful Feathered Targets For New Mega Wealth Taxes!

| November 5, 2013

The easy target with colorful feathers spread wide are the rich and the super rich.  Ice Cap Asset Management explains and the IMF builds the case…..Absent economic growth, higher taxes are the only perceived option. Be prepared. Ice Cap in summary….”Meanwhile, our analysis of the global economy continues to show a lack of any acceleration. Instead growth remains […]

Meet the 0.0001% – 166 Americans Who Made Over $50 Million In 2012

| November 4, 2013

Here we go, it’s the roaring 20’s all over again but even more so now!  Never in U.S. history have so many individuals earned over $50 million per year. Never before has the divide between the wealthy and the poor been so wide (never). The source of this catalyst for unrest in society, as Mark […]

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