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  • 00:26

    Interview with economist Dr. Mark Skousen on GDP, GO and much more!

    in Politics

    Dr. Mark Skousen is an author of 25 books and is considered one of the 20 most influencial economists alive today. Dr. Skousen talks about GDP and why it doesn't give us the full picture of what's happening in the economy.  He also talks about the benefits of measuring Gross Output. He also gets into the benefits of silver coins and what's coming at FreedomFest this year in Las Vegas!

  • 00:35

    GDP Grinds to a Halt. Is a Market Downturn Next?

    in Finance

    Is Wall Street due for a downturn?


    The advance estimate of the 2nd quarter 2014 U.S. GDP growth estimate came in at the barely breathing rate of 0.1%. Is a market downturn next? Are you safe and protected? What assets could win, if the stock market heads south?


    Join #1 stock picker Natalie Pace to discuss this and more.

  • 00:19

    Winter's Chill and GDP

    in Business

    Advisor TalkingPoints: Prepare for client interactions with this week's review focusing on another steep downward revision to GDP, the latest from the PCE Price Index, which is the Fed-favored inflation gauge, housing, and a look ahead.

  • 00:48

    S1-E21 2.9% Drop in GDP

    in News


    The biggest drop in the GDP since 2009 occurred in the first quarter of 2014. What does it mean? Is the media ignoring it or fanning the flames of recession? And what’s happening in Washington? Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady discuss these and other topics.


  • 00:31

    Common Insurance Mistakes

    in Finance

    Insurance coverage and policy types can be tricky to decode.  That is why many don’t realize that they lack the insurance they truly need.  Find out the most common insurance mistakes and how you can correct them.  Are US companies doing right by their employees?  Tony will discuss his latest blog, “3 Reasons Why Companies Should Invest in Workers and Not In Their Stock.”  Also this week, we will discuss GDP – what it is and what it indicates.  Consumers:  We have some easy and repeatable ways to save money that you will use year after year.   And, in the Kids Cash Corner, we will discuss how parents are guilty of failing to teach their children about money.  Find out 3 ways you can correct this in your household.

  • 00:48

    Baltimore and a few other issues with Jim Yardley

    in Politics

    GUEST:  Jim Yardley, contributor to American Thinker, Canada Free Press and editor of Patriot Dreams.....we look at this week's events in Baltimore, the performance of the mayor, the social and structural problems of our inner cities.........PLUS the first quarter GDP is not good.....is this a temporary glitch or a sign of a slowdown.......


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  • 00:46

    2% is the New Normal for GDP growth

    in Politics Conservative

    Well, I feel like I'm Rush Limbaugh (yeah, like I have his audience or money) in saying that because I know I've heard him say more than once that the narrative those in the media and those in the Democratic Party would like for us to believe is that everything about the economy and the country is the new normal and that's not going to change. 


    Well lo and behold, the NYT comes out with an article or a column that says that basically because GDP growth has been a consistent 2% or so almost every quarter, that's to be celebrated because it's consistent and the new normal we might say.  It even pushes a message that it's good for the economy and good for the country.


    I'll counter that with however many of 27 points I can get to or feel are vital to bring up that are huge red flags for our economy according to Michael Snyder. 


    Also, I'll cover at the top of the show a rebuttal from a coalition of 15 scientists, climatologists, and other experts that rips apart the claims of Obama's latest National Climate Assessment.


    That's today at 4:30 Eastern and archived for your later listening pleasure.

  • 01:59

    The Free American

    in Education

    Russell Pappalardo 
    The Mighty Phoenix - Why they Killed George Carlin  
    The Buffet Rule 1932 A True History of the USA
    We must support this...pass it on and let’s see if these idiots understand what people pressure is all about.
    Salary of retired US Presidents .. . . . .. . . . . .. . $180,000 FOR LIFE
    Salary of House/Senate members .. . . . .. . . . $174,000 FOR LIFE 
    Salary of Speaker of the House .. . . . .. . . . . $223,500 FOR LIFE 
    Salary of Majority/Minority Leaders . . .. . . . . $193,400 FOR LIFE 
    Average Salary of a teacher . . .. . . . .. . . . . .. .. $40,065


    Average Salary of a deployed Soldier . . .. . . .. $38,000
    I think we found where the cuts should be made! 
    If you agree pass it on, I just did.
    Warren Buffet, in a recent interview with CNBC, offers one of the best quotes about the debt ceiling:
    "I could end the deficit in 5 minutes," he told CNBC. "You just pass a law that says that anytime there is a deficit of more than 3% of GDP, all sitting members of Congress are ineligible for re-election.


    Everyday more and more basic freedoms and good American jobs are being removed from America. The very best cure is to completely decapitate the WZs from their source of FIAT Money-power by “nationalizing” the Federal Reserve System, seizing all its assets, arresting all of its Directors, trying them for RICO Financial Fraud, Sedition and Treason.


    Support the man who has been telling you the truth for 25 years or more. Clay Douglas has been right on for years. www.freeamerican.com www.shop.freeamerican.com
     

  • 01:59

    The economy tanks, Baltimore burns, Iran grows more agresssive

    in Politics Conservative

    Suddenly the Federal Reserve seems concerned that its growth projections for the U.S. economy may have been more fantasy than reality. It's a sure sign rougher times may be just ahead. 


    Rioters have made a mess in Baltimore. What else would you expect after the mayor there has been quoted as saying the city went out of its way to make sure those who wanted to destroy stuff were allowed to do just that?


    And Iran, the country that President Obama and his team have said deserves a chance to develop nuclear ambitions, seems to have gone more rogue with each sign of Obama's appeasement. This week's new twist? Iran's intercepting commericial shipping in the Persian Gulf. One of the intercepted ships was flying the American flag. 


    Talk about these events, and more, on Friday at 1:00 o'clock as Don and Doug continue to connnect the dots to help you navigate through these perilous times. 


     

  • 01:00

    Interview with John Tamny and Rod Eccles

    in Politics Conservative

    John Tamny is the editor of RealClearMarkets, the Political Economy editor at Forbes, and a senior economic editor advisor to Toreador Research and Trading. His new book is entitled Popular Economics: What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You About Economics.


    Rod Eccles is the host of The Rod Eccles Show, which airs on Spreaker weeknights from 8 - 10pm ET, as well as on a variety of other radio stations. His work can also be found at RodEccles.net.

  • 00:09

    May the Force Be With You!

    in Finance

    William Morgan of Capital Management Group of the Carolinas takes a 30,000 foot point of view and discusses the economic stall in 1st Qtr.  Are we just treading water?  Exports, inventories, GDP, 3-month moving averages, weather, strong dollar and energy cutbacks.  Will the Fed raise rates?  Stay the course.  The rear view mirror is small and the windshield provides a bigger view!  May the Force Be With You! 

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