Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Rep. Franks Predicts Awans Will Get Immunity For “Significant, Disturbing Story” About Wasserman Schultz

from Zero Hedge:

Last week the Washington Examiner reported that Hina Alvi, the wife of Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s now-infamous former IT staffer Imran Awan, had struck a deal with federal prosecutors to return to the U.S. where she currently faces charges of conspiracy and bank fraud.  The deal with prosecutors mandates a return to the U.S. during the “last week of September 2017” and is structured so that she will not be arrested in front of her children. 

Now, if you’re the cynical type, then it might have struck you as somewhat odd that Alvi would agree to return from Pakistan, the place to which she successfully fled specifically to avoid the charges she now seems to be embracing.

But, at least according to Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ) who appeared on Fox News recently, there may be more to Alvi’s return than meets the eye as he predicts that the Awans could be working on a broader immunity deal with prosecutors in return for a “significant” and “pretty disturbing” story about Debbie Wasserman Schultz.

“I don’t want to talk out of school here but I think you’re going to see some revelations that are going to be pretty profound.  The fact that this wife is coming back from Pakistan and is willing to face charges, as it were, I think there is a good chance she is going to reach some type of immunity to tell a larger story here that is going to be pretty disturbing to the American people.”

“I would just predict that this is going to be a very significant story and people should fasten their seat belts on this one.”

Of course, this follows speculation that surfaced last week suggesting that even if the Awans were originally acting to protect/extort Debbie Wasserman Schultz, that may have all changed on April 6, 2017 when Imran seemingly led U.S. Capitol Police directly to her laptop.  Per The Daily Caller:

A laptop that Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz has frantically fought to keep prosecutors from examining may have been planted for police to find by her since-indicted staffer, Imran Awan, along with a letter to the U.S. Attorney.

 

U.S. Capitol Police found the laptop after midnight April 6, 2017, in a tiny room that formerly served as a phone booth in the Rayburn House Office Building, according to a Capitol Police report reviewed by The Daily Caller News Foundation’s Investigative Group. Alongside the laptop were a Pakistani ID card, copies of Awan’s driver’s license and congressional ID badge, and letters to the U.S. attorney. Police also found notes in a composition notebook marked “attorney-client privilege.”

 

The laptop had the username “RepDWS,” even though the Florida Democrat and former Democratic National Committee chairman previously said it was Awan’s computer and that she had never even seen it.

 

The laptop was found on the second floor of the Rayburn building — a place Awan would have had no reason to go because Wasserman Schultz’s office is in the Longworth building and the other members who employed him had fired him.

DWS’s story on the now-infamous laptop has ‘evolved’ over the months…originally it was apparently her laptop back when she decided to threaten the U.S. Capitol Police Chief but later, after he stood his ground, DWS backtracked saying she had never seen the laptop and it never belonged to her.

Wasserman Schultz used a televised May 18, 2017 congressional hearing on the Capitol Police budget to threaten “consequences” if Chief Matthew Verderosa did not give her the laptop. “If a member loses equipment,” it should be given back, she said.

 

Verderosa told her the laptop couldn’t be returned because it was tied to a criminal suspect. Wasserman Schultz reiterated that, while Awan was a suspect, the computer should be returned because it is “a member’s … if the member is not under investigation.”

 

She changed her story two months later, claiming it was Awan’s laptop — bought with taxpayer funds from her office — and she had never seen it. She said she only sought to protect Awan’s rights. “This was not my laptop,” she said August 3. “I have never seen that laptop. I don’t know what’s on the laptop.”

For those who missed DWS threatening the cops for a laptop that apparently didn’t even belong to her…it’s good entertainment.

Read More @ ZeroHedge.com

BREAKING: Decision Makers Have Been Informed Of Evidence Against Russia Hack

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by Elizabeth Vos, Disobedient Media:

Adam Carter has published a new article which states that important authorities including Robert Mueller and Jeff Sessions have been personally informed of the latest information debunking the Russian Hacking narrative. Pretended ignorance on the matter would be unacceptable.

Disobedient Media has previously reported on the extensive work conducted by the independent analyst known as Adam Carter. For months, Carter has been on the forefront of debunking the Russian hacking narrative by dismantling the Guccifer 2.0 persona and its contradictory claims. Carter’s work has been instrumental in creating the impetus and grounds for the analysis of the Forensicator, and in corroborating the efforts of Veteran Intelligence Professionals For Sanity (VIPS).

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Carter published a new article earlier today, which indicated that authorities including Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod. J. Rosenstein have been informed of the latest findings and evidence which may dismantle the Russian hacking narrative by VIPS associate Skip Folden.

Carter stated in his report: “Since the original report was sent out, Skip Folden, one of the co-authors of the VIPS report, has sent a far more detailed report to the Office of Special Counsel (Robert Mueller), Office of the Attorney-General (Jeff Sessions) and, I believe more recently, to additional parties that will be disclosed in the week ahead (along with further details about the contents of that report). The new report covers more than any of the previous reports (going beyond what Forensicator and myself even have the means to assess).”

This latest news indicates that key figures in the ‘Russiagate’ investigation have been made aware of the latest evidence on the issue; silence and protracted inaction on their part would be at minimum a direct indictment against their neutrality on this subject.

If the Russian hacking narrative is revealed to be fictional, it would be extremely important not only in terms of foreign policy but also in terms of domestic politics. Carter estimates: “There are billions of dollars and the reputations of many at stake.” These include the reputations of intelligence agencies, private businesses like Crowdstrike, and political figures who could potentially be exposed for involvement in a massive and intentional coverup.

In this light, it is hardly surprising that, as Carter recognizes, establishment media, many politicians, and figures within the intelligence community would aggressively oppose such findings. Carter adds that he believes Mueller will likely be especially resistant to information that may reveal Shawn Henry & Dmitri Alperovitch in a negative light. Carter explains that Shawn Henry has had: “close ties with Mueller in the past.” Disobedient Media has also reported on links between Crowdstrike and the Atlantic Council, which is financially associated with financier George Soros.

Carter points out in his latest work that despite their best efforts, “critics have not debunked the research and analysis” on this issue. He explained that critics had principally focused on transfer speeds as the paramount piece of evidence, using it as a “straw man” argument to discount the entirety of the findings. Carter then describes “circumstantial and verifiable evidence” which is usually ignored by critics. These include:

These issues have been discussed at length in the course of the last few months by Carter via his website. His findings indicate on multiple fronts that it is far more logical that the Guccifer 2.0 persona was a creation of the DNC with the assistance of Crowdstrike than the work of a Russian hacker.

Disobedient Media previously reported on numerous facets of Carter’s work, including his findings implicating Crowdstrike in the creation of the Guccifer 2.0 persona as a ‘Russian hacker’ in order to preemptively smear Wikileaks’ publication of the DNC leaks. He has also documented efforts to conflate Seth Rich with Guccifer 2.0.

Read More @ DisobedientMedia.com

Moscow Plans to Strip US Diplomats of ‘Additional Bonuses’

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from Sputnik News:

The Russian Deputy Foreign Minister spoke about the prospects of the US returning seized Russian diplomatic property and Russia’s response to the controversial move following talks with a US State Department high-ranking official more than a week after the US law enforcement conducted searches inside the diplomatic facilities.

HELSINKI (Sputnik) — Moscow is planning to strip US diplomats of some “additional bonuses” they enjoyed while working in Russia, but means just to even the working conditions of the US and Russian diplomats in both countries rather than to further escalate the situation, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Tuesday.

“It is rather normalizing the situation in terms of the US diplomats losing some additional bonuses or some preferences they enjoyed for some time. But after their harsh steps, harsh measures against our overseas missions it became impossible to maintain such a situation,” Ryabkov told reporters.

He added that he had explained the situation to US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon during their meeting in the Finland’s capital of Helsinki earlier in the day.

“We do not wish to turn this into a reason for another outbreak of emotions and arguments,” Ryabkov stressed.

When commenting on the issue of seized Russian property, Ryabkov said that Moscow regrets the lack of prospects of Washington returning Russian diplomatic buildings seized on US soil.

“Unfortunately, I do not see any prospects of settling the problem with the return of the diplomatic property to us,” Ryabkov said.

Russia could file a lawsuit against the United States over seizure of its diplomatic property within the coming weeks, he said, commenting on the decision made by Russian President Vladimir Putin last week.

“We will try to literally make it in hot pursuit. But there is no specific schedule of action yet. Generally speaking, we are still on a starting point in terms of choosing the arguments and analyzing which way we should better move, but we will not delay this process in any way,” Ryabkov said.

Read More @ SputnikNews.com

10 Dumbest Gun Control Laws That Need To Be Repealed Right Away

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by Tom Knighton, via Lew Rockwell:

Gun grabbers will try anything to limit our constitutionally protected right to keep and bear arms. While we appear to be taking back ground lost in previous decades–usually with data to prove that new laws have done nothing to make us any safer–there are a handful of laws in place that are particularly stupid.

Today, let’s take a look at those laws and just why they need to be killed.

What this is not is an in-depth, legalese description of these laws, just a brief overview. I am not an attorney, after all.

1. The Hughes Amendment

This was something tacked on to an otherwise pro-gun bill during the Reagan Era. Even if you’re unfamiliar with the name, if you’re a gun nut, you’re familiar with the ramifications of this bit of legislation. You see, this is the reason the machine gun market is what it is. This law banned machine guns manufactured after 1986 to go to private hands.

All this law did was assign an arbitrary cut-off date that had nothing to do with anything in and of itself. There was no indication that guns manufactured after that date would be more deadly (they aren’t), nor that legally held weapons were being used in crimes (they weren’t). Instead, it was a petulant child of a politician who tried to throw in a poison pill into a pro-gun law.

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And it backfired on pretty much everyone.

2. Suppressor Regulation via The National Firearms Act of 1934

Suppressors, contrary to what the gun grabbers argue, aren’t an aid to illegal activities. Instead, they’re safety devices. They protect people’s hearing when they’re firing weapons. Period.

However, in the anti-gun hysteria surrounding gangland violence during Prohibition, suppressors were seen as the Boogeyman’s favorite took of choice. After all, a suppressor would allow him to kill in absolute silence.

Unfortunately for all of us, suppressors aren’t the silencers of Hollywood. They’re not even silencers. Instead, they’re mufflers for the end of your gun so you can shoot without needing ear plugs or muffs.

Further, in the gun-restricted Utopia of Europe, many gun grabbers seek to emulate, those who are blessed to own firearms in some countries are required to use suppressors. Apparently, the one thing Europeans get right on guns are the benefits of suppressors.

3. Magazine Limits

So-called high-capacity magazines seem to be the thing most likely to send a gun grabbing politician into apoplexy. Several states have limited magazines to an arbitrary number that’s supposed to make everyone safer. The thing is, they don’t.

Why? One word: Reloading.

A speedy reload with a magazine-fed firearm can be learned in just a few minutes, thus rendering limits pointless.

Meanwhile, proponents will look at this as evidence limits shouldn’t be lifted, but that’s not how a free society works. The onus is on supporters of any law to support the law’s existence, not on ours to show it’s a burden before it’s lifted.

4. Category Bans Based On Primarily Cosmetic Features

Yes, I’m looking at you, Assault Weapon Ban and similar state laws that have been enacted since the federal version sunsetted in 2004.

Lawmakers understand that if they simply ban the AR-15, that still leaves the M&P 15 Sport 2 or any other AR-15 rifle with a different name, so they go after obvious features that will identify the weapons as so-called “assault rifles.” However, in the process, all they manage to do is attack cosmetic features that don’t have anything to do with the function of the rifle like collapsible stocks and pistol grips.

Meanwhile, crime is unaffected because, as per usual, criminals don’t really care about following the laws. The only people being inconvenienced are the law abiding gun owners.

5. Waiting Periods For Firearms Purchases

There are places in this country where you have to wait three days to purchase a gun. For this Georgia boy, it boggles the mind that you’re required to wait to pick up something you’re legally allowed to buy for no other reason other than a politician thinks it’ll do some good.

Read More @ LewRockwell.com

Scientist Finally Confirms Weather Modification: A Comprehensive Database On Chemtrails And Weather Modification Already Exists

by Catherine Frompovich, Activist Post:

Too many humans in the Northern Hemisphere have been horribly affected by recent mega-hurricanes—“Harvey,” Texas; “Irma,” Caribbean Islands, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Florida—which may not be “Nature’s wrath,” but something even more sinister with several more on the way! However, there are skeptics, who can’t believe what is happening can have inputs from weather technologies, so exaggerated in capabilities they just may result in bankrupting governments, economies and financial systems, and severely limiting resources like food, water, and shelter for months!

This author has had some very intelligent people contact her saying they think weather geoengineering is a “conspiracy theory” or “hoax,” so she asked her Editor to republish the article she wrote in January of 2015, which you will find in full below the first video.

Something just may ring a bell now. How much more devastation do we want to live through, not only here, but globally?

Here’s a major scientist on CBS TV News telling us what’s been going on.

The Washington Post article of January 22, 2015 titled “How a group of conspiracy theorists could derail the debate over climate policy” prompted this response to what either the Post’s editors or article author apparently overlooked or did not choose to do, in my journalistic opinion—publish facts!

Over the years, The Washington Post acquired numerous awards for excellent investigative journalism, etc., including the prestigious Pulitzer Prize several times, the last being in 2014. One would imagine—at least this writer’s journalistic opinion—that extensive and accurate research would be the ground floor for factual, open-source, non-pejorative, non-ad hominem reporting and journalism.

When journalist Puneet Kollipara postulates, “Meet the “chemtrails” crowd, who posit that governments, scientists and other institutions are using airplanes’ “chemtrails” — basically contrails that are allegedly laced with chemicals — to alter the climate, create extreme weather, poison people, or even control our minds,” and “In short, chemtrails itself is a conspiracy theory,” someone needs to point out that The Washington Post team should have done their homework more diligently, as there are hundreds of federal government agency reports and, in particular, U.S. Patents of record, for managing weather systems. Many are listed below in the Weather Geoengineering / Chemtrail Databasegenerated by this writer.

However, I think maybe I may be inclined to agree with Kollipara that chemtrails just may be a conspiracy—a real ‘true’ conspiracy to keep what’s going on day and night – and which darkens our skies (less sunlight hits earth now), plus precipitates all kinds of toxic crap falling onto earth—to keep the public from knowing what’s actually going on above our heads.

For decades weather control, AKA weather geoengineering, has been going on—it’s a given that patents verify. However, a complacent media, press, TV, probably some ‘politicos’ from previous administrations, select bureaucrats in government, government agencies per se, namely: US Air Force and Navy, researchers, and specialty contractors who build and carry out systems to fulfill the agenda—ALL have kept silent and definitely either apparently conspired or colluded to agree to keep silent—or else. Where are the whistleblowers? Could some wannabe whistleblowers be dead?

Why hasn’t any media outlet, investigative journalist or newspaper, the U.S. Congress or some foreign investigator/researcher questioned the sky trails during the last couple decades? Furthermore, why—whenever something crops up about chemtrails—is it immediately scandalized as ‘conspiracy’, rather than addressed with scientific facts and reported as news?

Below is a database of legal documentation (U.S. Patents) that evidences weather geoengineering is real. Furthermore, many patents cannot be employed or used unless there is aerial spraying.

First, we need to study two weather maps, which apparently show that there really is a split weather pattern in the continental USA.

Read More @ ActivistPost.com

Finally the Contrarian Warning from Small Investors

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by Wolf Richter, Wolf Street:

They did the same in January 2000 just before the dot.com crash.

For years, individual investors in the US have been a dreary bunch, as stocks soared relentlessly since bottoming out in 2009. But 18 months ago, in February 2016, they finally caught the bug, and now optimism has surged at a record pace. Optimism about the stock market in particular has reached the record highs established during the Dot.com bubble, just before it all fell apart.

The quarterly Wells Fargo/Gallup survey of investors with at least $10,000 in the markets, undertaken in the period between July 28 and August 6 when the Dow Jones Industrial Average was approaching and then exceeded 22,000 (now at 21,798), investor optimism about the stock market did something very special — something it hadn’t done in 17 years:

  • 68{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} of these investors said they’re optimistic about the stock market’s performance next year.
  • This matches the prior records set in December 1999 and January 2000. Peak optimism occurred two and three months before one of the most epic crashes commenced in March 2000.
  • 25{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} of the investors said they’re “very optimistic,” an all-time record, besting the prior record of 24{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} set in the first quarter of this year. This is up from 11{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} a year ago!

But stock market sentiment is only part of it. The survey gauges investor sentiment about four economic factors: the stock market, economic growth, unemployment, and inflation. It also gauges three factors on personal finances: meeting long-term investment goals, meeting short-term investment goals, and maintaining income.

This optimism has spread across various factors:

  • 61{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} said now is a good time to buy stocks, up from 53{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} two years ago. Of them, 47{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} cited as the main reason that the market will continue to rise.
  • 17{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} see downward volatility in the stock market as a buying opportunity.
  • But there were still a few worrywarts left: Only 37{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} do not think that now is a good time to buy stocks. Just over half of them, so only 19{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} of all respondents, after an eight-year stock market boom, cited a market correction as a reason for their reluctance to buy, buy, buy.

Driven by this “new surge of optimism,” as Gallup put it, the overall index of investor optimism jumped to 138, the highest since September 2000, during the dead-cat bounce of the index as the dot.com crash was already in full swing.

This chart by Gallup shows the 20 years of the index. The current optimism exceeds by a good margin the optimism during the pre-Financial Crisis housing and stock market boom and is only outdone by the peaks of the dot.com bubble (red marks added,):

Note that during the dot.com bust, which commenced in March 2000, investor optimism remained high throughout the year, even as stocks were falling off a cliff. By August 2002, the Nasdaq had plunged 78{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} from its peak and started rising again.

The current lofty level of the index, at 138, is up from 124 in the second quarter. Since February 2016, the overall index has soared 98 points, “the largest increase in the 20-year history of the index that is not a rebound immediately after a major drop in optimism.”

As an aside, the current silver price and gold price indicate that there’s at least one asset class for which investors still lack any sort of enthusiasm.

Retired investors are on cloud nine. For them, the optimism index hit 158 – while optimism for non-retires is also high, but lagging woefully behind, at 130.

Read More @ WolfStreet.com

Maryland Judge Demands Bar Investigation Of Hillary Aides Who Helped Destroy Private Emails

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from ZeroHedge:

Last week the FBI denied Ty Clevenger’s FOIA request for Hillary Clinton’s emails due a supposed “lack of public interest.”  No really…once you’ve manage to stop laughing, you can read our prior post on the topic here:  FBI Denies FOIA Request For Hillary Documents Due To “Lack Of Public Interest”.

Alas, Clevenger isn’t the type to give up so easily and managed to find a judge in Maryland who seemingly agrees that the willful destruction of evidence subject to a Congressional subpoena might not be just a “frivolous” issue that suffers from an overwhelming “lack of public interest.”  As the Washington Times points out today, Maryland judge Paul Harris Jr. has ordered the Maryland state bar to investigate former Hillary aides David Kendall, Cheryl Mills and Heather Samuelson for their efforts in allegedly helping Hillary “destroy evidence.”

A Maryland judge ordered the state bar to open an investigation Monday into the three lawyers who helped former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to delete her private emails.

 

Circuit Judge Paul F. Harris Jr. said the complaints lodged against David E. Kendall, Cheryl Mills and Heather Samuelson were “egregious” and said the state bar couldn’t brush them aside by calling them “frivolous.”

 

“There are allegations of destroying evidence,” Judge Harris said at a hearing Monday morning, where he said the state’s rules require the bar to conduct investigations no matter who raises the complaint, and can’t brush accusations aside.

 

“I just think this is a rather easy decision at this point,” he said. “The court is ordering bar counsel to investigate.”

As we’ve noted before, this latest success for Clevenger comes after failures with judges in both Arkansas and the District of Columbia.

Bars in Arkansas and the District of Columbia, as well as federal courts, had brushed aside requests from Mr. Clevenger, who is seeking to have the lawyers suspended or disbarred.

 

But Judge Harris said Mr. Clevenger’s request “appears to have merit,” and Maryland will now have to at least launch an investigation and demand a response from the lawyers, Mr. Clevenger said.

Meanwhile, who can forget the emailed response that Clevenger received from the FBI alleging that they couldn’t comply with his FOIA request because he had failed to demonstrate a “public interest in the disclosure” of Hillary’s emails.

“You have not sufficiently demonstrated that the public’s interest in disclosure outweighs personal privacy interests of the subject,” FBI records management section chief David M. Hardy told Mr. Clevenger in a letter Monday.

 

“It is incumbent upon the requester to provide documentation regarding the public’s interest in the operations and activities of the government before records can be processed pursuant to the FOIA,” Mr. Hardy wrote.

Read More @ ZeroHedge.com

IRMA NOT AS DEADLY AS HARVEY BUT STILL HALF THE STATE OF FLORIDA HAS NO POWER/ NOW CHARLESTON SC AND JACKSONVILLE UNDER WATER

by Harvey Organ, Harvey Organ Blog:

SAUDI ARABIA’S CROWN PRINCE SUPPOSEDLY VISITED ISRAEL AS BOTH NATIONS TRY AND DIVIDE THE SHIITE CRESCENT/CHINA ORDERS ALL BANKS TO CEASE DEALING WITH NORTH KOREA

GOLD: $1331.55 DOWN   $15.05

Silver: $17.84  DOWN 19 CENT(S)

Closing access prices:

Gold $1327.50

silver: $17.80

SHANGHAI GOLD FIX:  FIRST FIX  10 15 PM EST  (2:15 SHANGHAI LOCAL TIME)

SECOND FIX:  2:15 AM EST  (6:15 SHANGHAI LOCAL TIME)

SHANGHAI FIRST GOLD FIX: $1342.23 DOLLARS PER OZ

NY PRICE OF GOLD AT EXACT SAME TIME:  $1337.40

PREMIUM FIRST FIX:  $4.83

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SECOND SHANGHAI GOLD FIX: $1339.31

NY GOLD PRICE AT THE EXACT SAME TIME: $1336.40

Premium of Shanghai 2nd fix/NY:$2.91

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LONDON FIRST GOLD FIX:  5:30 am est  $1338.75

NY PRICING AT THE EXACT SAME TIME: $1338.60

LONDON SECOND GOLD FIX  10 AM: $1334.20

NY PRICING AT THE EXACT SAME TIME. 1334.50

For comex gold:

SEPTEMBER/

NOTICES FILINGS TODAY FOR SEPT CONTRACT MONTH: 0 NOTICE(S) FOR  0  OZ.

TOTAL NOTICES SO FAR: 51 FOR 5100 OZ  (0.1586 TONNES)

For silver:

SEPTEMBER

 

 388 NOTICES FILED TODAY FOR

 

1,940,000  OZ/

Total number of notices filed so far this month: 4,476 for 22,380,000 oz

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The hurricanes Harvey and Irma have been deadly to the housing sector in the Texas market and Florida and no doubt we will have problems in Charleston.  Hundred’s of thousands of homes have been destroyed and must be replaced.  The problem is that 85{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} of the home owners are not insured.  Loans from FEMA will not help as the consumer is already maxed out.

As for gold/silver, the bankers are seeing a huge OI in gold but it is silver that is bothering them.  In London, we now have backwardation Sept over December which should give you the comfort that physical silver is scarce over there.  On this side of the pond, we again have an increase in physical silver standing at the comex.

 

 

Let us have a look at the data for today

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In silver, the total open interest ROSE BY STEADY 1189 contracts from  187,152 UP TO 188,341 WITH THE TINY SIZED DROP IN PRICE THAT SILVER UNDERTOOK IN YESTERDAY’S TRADING (DOWN 1 CENT(S). AFTER THURSDAY’S FAILED FLASH CRASH, MORE NEWBIE SILVER LONGS  BECAME EMBOLDENED ON FRIDAY TO TAKE ON THE BANKERS. THE BANKERS HOWEVER DID NOT WANT TO SEE SILVER’S PRICE BREAK AWAY FROM THEM SO AGAIN, ONCE LONDON WAS PUT TO BED, ORCHESTRATED FLASH CRASH AND THEY CONTINUED THE ASSAULT WITH ANOTHER FLASH CRASH AT 6:10 EST SUNDAY NIGHT

RESULT: A GOOD RISE IN OI COMEX  DESPITE THE 1 CENT PRICE LOSS. 

 In ounces, the OI is still represented by just UNDER 1 BILLION oz i.e.  0.941 BILLION TO BE EXACT or 135{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528} of annual global silver production (ex Russia & ex China).

FOR THE NEW FRONT MAY MONTH/ THEY FILED: 388 NOTICE(S) FOR 1,940,000OZ OF SILVER

In gold, the open interest FELL BY A MODEST 2137 CONTRACTS DESPITE THE SMALL GAIN  in price of gold ($1.10 GAIN ON FRIDAY). The new OI for the gold complex rests at 577,444.

AGAIN, THE NUMBER OF  NEWBIE SPECS  ENTERING THE GOLD ARENA INCREASES WITH EACH PASSING DAY, AND OUR  COMMERCIALS AGAIN SUPPLYING THE NECESSARY PAPER. ONCE LONDON (AND CHINA) WERE PUT TO BED, THE BANKERS FLASH CRASHED AGAIN ON FRIDAY WHICH HAD NO REAL EFFECT.  THAT IS WHY THEY ORCHESTRATED ANOTHER FLASH CRASH SUNDAY NIGHT/MONDAY MORNING.

Result: A MODEST SIZED LOSS IN OI DESPITE THE RISE IN PRICE IN GOLD ($1.15). THE COMMERCIALS SUPPLIED THE NECESSARY SHORT PAPER. MORE NEWBIE LONGS ENTERED THE COMEX CASINO WILLING TO TAKE ON THE BANKERS. ONCE THE PHYSICAL TIME ZONE WAS OVER, ANOTHER FLASH CRASH WAS INITIATED WITH LITTLE EFFECT.  THE BANKERS ORCHESTRATED ANOTHER FLASH CARASH ON MONDAY AS THEIR CRIMINAL ACTIVITY INTENSIFIES. 

we had: 0 notice(s) filed upon for NIL oz of gold.

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With respect to our two criminal funds, the GLD and the SLV:

GLD:

Tonight , we had a huge  change in gold inventory: a withdrawal of 2.37 tonnes and no doubt that this paper gold was used in the raid today.

Inventory rests tonight: 834.50 tonnes

SLV

Today: no change in inventory.

INVENTORY RESTS AT 327.088 MILLION OZ

 

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First, here is an outline of what will be discussed tonight:

1. Today, we had the open interest in silver ROSE BY A STEADY 1189 contracts from 187,152  UP TO 188,341(AND now A LITTLE CLOSER TO THE NEW COMEX RECORD SET ON FRIDAY/APRIL 21/2017 AT 234,787) DESPITE YESTERDAY’S 1 CENT LOSS IN TRADING. SILVER ROSE IN PRICE NICELY ON FRIDAY ONLY TO BE FLASH CRASHED SOUTHBOUND AS SOON AS THE PHYSICAL ZONE TRADING FINISHED.  THE BANKERS CONTINUED WITH ANOTHER FLASH CRASH TODAY.

RESULT:  A  HIGHER OI AT THE COMEX DESPITE THE SLIGHT FALL IN PRICE OF 1 CENT. ANOTHER BANKER FLASH CRASH FAILED ON FRIDAY SO THEY INITIATED ANOTHER FLASH CRASH TODAY.. 

(report Harvey)

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2.a) The Shanghai and London gold fix report

(Harvey)

 

2 b) Gold/silver trading overnight Europe, Goldcore

(Mark O’Byrne/zerohedge

and in NY:  Bloomberg

3. ASIAN AFFAIRS

i)Late SUNDAY night/MONDAY morning: Shanghai closed UP 11.18 POINTS OR 0.33{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528}   / /Hang Sang CLOSED UP 286.66 POINTS OR 1.04{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528}/ The Nikkei closed UP 286.66 POINTS OR 1.04{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528}/Australia’s all ordinaires CLOSED UP 0.62{5f621241b214ad2ec6cd4f506191303eb2f57539ef282de243c880c2b328a528}/Chinese yuan (ONSHORE) closed DOWN at 6.5260/Oil DOWN to 47.82 dollars per barrel for WTI and 53.62 for Brent. Stocks in Europe OPENED GREEN EXCEPT LONDON. Offshore yuan trades  6.5315 yuan to the dollar vs 6.5260 for onshore yuan. NOW THE OFFSHORE MOVED MUCH WEAKER  TO THE ONSHORE YUAN/ ONSHORE YUAN MUCH WEAKER (TO THE DOLLAR)  AND THE OFFSHORE YUAN IS A LOT WEAKER TO THE DOLLAR AND THIS IS COUPLED WITH THE  STRONGER DOLLAR. CHINA IS NOT VERY HAPPY TODAY

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BREAKING: Decision Makers Have Been Informed Of Evidence Against Russia Hack

by Elizabeth Vos, Disobedient Media:

Adam Carter has published a new article which states that important authorities including Robert Mueller and Jeff Sessions have been personally informed of the latest information debunking the Russian Hacking narrative. Pretended ignorance on the matter would be unacceptable.

Disobedient Media has previously reported on the extensive work conducted by the independent analyst known as Adam Carter. For months, Carter has been on the forefront of debunking the Russian hacking narrative by dismantling the Guccifer 2.0 persona and its contradictory claims. Carter’s work has been instrumental in creating the impetus and grounds for the analysis of the Forensicator, and in corroborating the efforts of Veteran Intelligence Professionals For Sanity (VIPS).

Carter published a new article earlier today, which indicated that authorities including Robert Mueller and Jeff Sessions have been informed of the latest findings and evidence which may dismantle the Russian hacking narrative by VIPS member Skip Folden.

Carter stated in his report: “Since the original report was sent out, Skip Folden, one of the co-authors of the VIPS report, has sent a far more detailed report to the Office of Special Counsel (Robert Mueller), Office of the Attorney-General (Jeff Sessions) and, I believe more recently, to additional parties that will be disclosed in the week ahead (along with further details about the contents of that report). The new report covers more than any of the previous reports (going beyond what Forensicator and myself even have the means to assess).”

This latest news indicates that key figures in the ‘Russiagate’ investigation have been made aware of the latest evidence on the issue; silence and protracted inaction on their part would be at minimum a direct indictment against their neutrality on this subject.

If the Russian hacking narrative is revealed to be fictional, it would be extremely important not only in terms of foreign policy but also in terms of domestic politics. Carter estimates: “There are billions of dollars and the reputations of many at stake.” These include the reputations of intelligence agencies, private businesses like Crowdstrike, and political figures who could potentially be exposed for involvement in a massive and intentional coverup.

In this light, it is hardly surprising that, as Carter recognizes, establishment media, many politicians, and figures within the intelligence community would aggressively oppose such findings. Carter adds that he believes Mueller will likely be especially resistant to information that may reveal Shawn Henry & Dmitri Alperovitch in a negative light. Carter explains that Shawn Henry has had: “close ties with Mueller in the past.” Disobedient Media has also reported on links between Crowdstrike and the Atlantic Council, which is financially associated with financier George Soros.

Carter points out in his latest work that despite their best efforts, “critics have not debunked the research and analysis” on this issue. He explained that critics had principally focused on transfer speeds as the paramount piece of evidence, using it as a “straw man” argument to discount the entirety of the findings. Carter then describes “circumstantial and verifiable evidence” which is usually ignored by critics. These include:

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Red China is a Creation of Globalists

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from BATR:

If one is blind to the truthful account of history, understanding of current events will never break the mind controlled barrier of sanitized awareness. The globalists or whatever synonym name you choose personifies the forces behind the screens that shape the political, economic and cultural impositions on the world. China has not been immune to the infliction of obscurity in the implementation of what actually is driving their regime.  As the old Chinese curse has it: “May you live in interesting times”, has proven to be much more than a platitude, it is a model for planetary enslavement. How did this conquest begin and where is it going?

In a special report by Texe Marrs, The Illuminati and Its Triad of Evil presents a credible account that most have never confronted before.

“Another revelation that U.S.A. and western journalists and historians are prohibited from writing about concerns the Jewish origins of Mao Tse Tung’s Red Chinese revolution. In fact, Mao was a stupid and inept Chinese peasant who was schooled by Skull and Bonesmen and initiated into the internationalist Masonic Lodge by socialist Jews from the United States. This was done with the tacit permission of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, a 32nd degree Mason and, later, President Harry S. Truman a 33rd degree Mason.

Mao all along has been a closely-controlled puppet of Jewish revolutionaries—men like Israel Epstein and Sidney Shapiro, who lived in China and had the reins of power over two key areas of Beijing’s Communist Government—the treasury (money) and the media (propaganda). Interestingly, Zionist Jews hold sway over these same two essential instruments of government today in the United States.”

An additional source explaining that Communist China was created by Rothschilds and their agents, presents an even more sinister chronology of the New World Order plan to extend their rule.

“October 1 1949, Mao Tse Tsung declared the founding of the People’s Republic of China in Tiananmen Square, Beijing. He was funded by Rothschild created Communism in Russia and also the following Rothschild agents: Solomon Adler, a former United States Treasury official who was a Soviet Spy; Israel Epstein, the son of a Jewish Bolshevik imprisoned by the Tsar in Russia for trying to ferment a revolution there; and Frank Coe, a leading official of the Rothschild owned IMF. Jews were behind the rise to power of Mao Tse Tung, the communist dictator of China, who tortured and murdered tens of millions of Chinese (mostly Christians) during his brutal reign. Sidney Shapiro, an American Jew, was in charge of China’s propaganda organ. Another Jew, Israel Epstein, was Mao’s Minister of Appropriations (Finance).

Mao would murder sixty million innocent Chinese people under his rule mainly to destroy traditional Chinese culture in order to gain total control. As with Christianity, any practitioners of spiritual systems where outlawed, killed, and thrown into gulags, to die a slow death through slave labor, starvation and torture. The Communistic systems became the new culture of control. With China under their flag, Tibet was next on the list as being the last bastion of spiritual and historical knowledge. All the Jewish systems seek to remove spiritual knowledge from Gentiles and keep it in the hands of the Jewish elite. This is a major part of their indoctrination program. There has been a major Jewish population in China for over a thousand years such as the Jews of Kaifeng.”

If these authorships do not provide the weight of trustworthiness for your worldview, maybe the admittance from the flagship of the establishment narrative would convince the faint hearted. In an official history of the Council on Foreign Relations, the CFR’s Peter Grose explains CHINA’S GLOBALIST AGENDA.

“The Council turned in earnest to the problem of communist China early in the 1960s. Various Council publications had started developing the idea of a ‘two-China’ policy – recognition of both the Nationalist government of Taiwan and the communist government on the mainland. This, Council authors suggested, might be the least bad policy direction. Professor A. Doak Barnett published a trail-blazing book for the Council in 1960, Communist China and Asia. A major Council study of relations between the United States and China commenced in 1964, the year China exploded its first nuclear bomb; the group met systematically for the next four years. “Contentment with the present stalemate in relations with the Chinese is not statesmanship,” declared Robert Blum of the Asia Society, the first director of the project. “American impatience and the strong currents of political emotion often make it impossible to plan ahead to manage our policy in a persevering but flexible way.’” (Peter Grose, Continuing The Inquiry: The Council on Foreign Relations from 1921 to 1996, New York, Council on Foreign Relations, 2006; ‘ ‘X’ Leads the Way’).

Oh such a noble concept, Statesmanship. In any other reality the translation means consolidation into the global order of human bondage. The nature of the Chinese regime is based upon totalitarianism. An unholy union with the mega corporatists has produced the biggest economic transfer of all times into a Communist reign of terror model for the future of all humanity.

Preston James, PhD writes in The Hidden History of the Incredibly Evil Khazarian Mafia. “The opium addictions created by Rothschild opium sales to China harmed China so much that China went to war on two occasions to stop it. These wars were known as the Boxer Rebellions or the Opium Wars.”

The sour taste of foreign intervention into internal Chinese affairs caused a blowback. St. John Bartholomew explicates in Colonial Elite Rules China for the Illuminati.

“Beijing -The Chinese elite is a merger between the Communist leadership, Hong Kong tycoons, and the criminal Triads. All three factions derive their power from Illuminati collaboration.

China has appeared autonomous because the Illuminati developed the country internally, funding ‘revolutionary’ political parties spouting nationalist slogans. The reasoning was that the Chinese people would revolt against overt foreign domination, but embrace their place in the NWO if they believed they were in control.

Lord Bertrand Russell revealed this plan in a report on China published in 1920:”

This is the true record of intrusion driven by the proponents of Talmud rule.

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SHOCK CLAIM: President Trump Being Drugged Ahead Of Coup

from Infowars:

Alex Jones tells how a source claimed President Trump is slowly being drugged by traitors within his administration with incremental doses slipped into his Coca-Cola, making him drowsy and slightly sedated.

‘Second Officer Injured’ — Antifa Launch Smoke Bombs, Other Projectiles At Portland Police

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by Peter Hasson, Daily Caller:

Self-described “anti-fascists” (or “Antifa”) launched smoke bombs and other projectiles at Portland police officers and attacked photographers documenting their actions on Sunday, law enforcement officers said.

Left-wing agitators descended upon Portland in response to a “Patriot Prayer” rally on Sunday. Antifa members reportedly launched smoke bombs and other projectiles at police officers, who arrested at least seven people, according to the Portland Police Department, which documented the violence on Twitter. At least two police officers were injured in the violence.

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