The end of the Great Keynesian Experiment is upon us. Turd Ferguson and his band of loyal Turdites patrol this Watchtower. We are here to help each other navigate the coming economic chaos. However, no one can predict every eventuality, so please read the disclaimer and community guidelines before proceeding.

TFMR Podcast - Friday, January 30

Right on cue, gold rebounded today and recovered most of the contract expiration losses of yesterday. Now, with another volatile week ahead, can it crawl back toward $1300 and, if it does, what will happen with silver?

Secret Society of the Turd

I would like to propose an inaugural meeting of the Secret Society of Turd (SST©)

Fun New Video

My buddy Dan Ameduri at Future Money Trends just sent out this great new video. Short and to the point, you need to watch it and then consider linking it out to your contact lists.


There is so much going on today that I really don't know where to start as the entire world seems unhinged this morning.

A2A with Chris Martenson of

The perfect A2A guest at the perfect time. Earlier today, Chris Martenson stopped by for a frank discussion of current events including Ukraine Crisis, ECBQE and global gold demand.

Playing Out The Inevitable

Though it's always frustrating to watch the inevitable smashback and expiration shenanigans, I must admit that it's gratifying to see so many in this community have become aware to what is really happening behind the scenes.

TFMR Podcast - Wednesday, January 28

With all the bluster about "patience" and "considerable time", today Turd takes a few minutes to explain in detail exactly why The Fed will not, and can not, raise short-term interest rates. Not today. Not next month. Not next year. If they do, they will surely wreck whatever is left of "the economy".

Ukraine Crisis Worsens

Regular readers know that we post these podcasts every week in an effort to provide an honest and fair discussion regarding Ukraine Crisis. The program last evening was perhaps the most sober and thought-provoking episode yet. Please make the time today to listen to this podcast.

TFMR Podcast - Tuesday, January 27

Gold survived Feb15 option expiration day, though it was successfully held below the $1300 level. Now what might tomorrow bring? Another set of FOMC "Fedlines" are due and they will, no doubt, move the markets in the afternoon.

Inherent Unfairness

As painful as it may be, I'd like you to please take a moment and imagine yourself as resident CNBS stock huckster, Jim Cramer.

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