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Wed, May 3, 2017 - 8:28am

Though the New Cold War has been moved from the front page due to the increased risk of war on the Korean Peninsula, Batchelor and Cohen continued their weekly series last evening with a full update on items you may have otherwise missed.

The best news of the week was the seemingly constructive phone call between Trump and Putin on Tuesday. A full recap can be found here: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/02/world/europe/trump-putin-syria.html

However, tensions remain high as you can see by these two links:

So, even though it may seem that the New Cold War has "improved" somewhat the situation, built up over the past three years of pot-stirring by The War Party, remains a cause of great concern. Therefore, please try to listen to these podcasts each week.

TF

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billhilly
May 3, 2017 - 9:49am

better, but...

I have been listening to these podcasts since 2014, thanks to Turd, and have found them mostly interesting and informative. Sometimes of course they are quite repetitive and slow moving. However this episode had some interesting points.

They discuss "sabotage" at critical times when relations between US and Russia are becoming cordial. This is very true and concerning. To think that there are forces within our own .gov who want to see POOR relations with Russia, by design, is simply mind-numbing...and terribly terribly sad.

They also discuss the potential addition of more troops to Europe. Cripes, do these war mongers know no end ? Yea sure, that's what we need, more provocation. At least Trump and Putin apparently had a decent conversation, as did Tillerson and Lavrov, so this brings some hope.

Now, John Batchelor is often stating "follow the money" but he rarely brings it up when speaking about Russia. This is neglectful and a shame. If we really want to get a realistic view of the causes and effects of the .gov position we must ALWAYS and FOREVER follow the money.

They miss the opportunity to bring to the forefront topics such as alternatives to Swift, settlement/trade with currencies other than USD, and the economics of pipelines throughout Asia and Europe. If JB and SFC really want to get to the meat of things then they need to pursue these topics !

I will finish by crediting JB for his courage and willingness to be a vocal "republican" voice in the heart of Democrat territory. I applaud him for his tenacity.

NW VIEW
May 3, 2017 - 10:42am

Metal Investments and tears?

There are a few things that will bring this baby boomer to tears. I have noted that my poor investments, over the last forty years, has not brought forth even one tear. We all know that we cannot take them with us. However, there are a few things that will make an old man cry:

I remember being in the Philippines during the Marcos era and speaking at a Sunday morning assembly. The island was filled with starving people and the kids were quite a sight to look at. After the meeting, they wanted to give me something for coming and handed me a sandwich with one piece of cheese in it. I watched as a crowd of children viewed my sandwich. Yes, I gave it back to the people to give to the kids and I cried openly and often.

We were having meetings under shade trees and in tents in Zululand. Oh what powerful singing and what a wonderful place to be allowed to speak. The wife and I were invited into a grass hut, after meeting under a shade tree, and we prayed with a man who had no legs and they did not have anything else. No silver or gold, not even a chair to sit upon, just an old wood apple box. When we left, they handed my wife a clay pot, all that they had as they were so thankful that someone would come to see them. We cried and we wanted to give it back but I told the wife that she must receive the gift.

We spent a month, living in a hospital with many dying cancer patients. We visited them every day as they lived with us. Many coming from around the globe, more dead than alive, chemoed and radiated to the point of death and we cried for almost a month.

Then there is today as I viewed the life within a child. A school for special needs children. Oh Lord, may I be counted within the assembly of the kids on stage in that day, for the Kingdom of God is made for such as these:

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

Killard House Special School choir singing Hallelujah

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

Yes, my investments will not pull even one tear. Jim

goldcom
May 3, 2017 - 10:56am

Turd

I'm not seeing the podcast link

CaptainDanite
May 3, 2017 - 10:58am

Link?

Hey Turd: you forgot something.

chrtoo
May 3, 2017 - 10:58am

Thanks Craig!

For continuing to provide links to these important discussions. Sure wish President Trump was a weekly listener. His actions certainly prove that the DeepState has insured that he will have no clue on the real geopolitical situations around the world.

CHR.

billhilly
May 3, 2017 - 11:00am

Jim...

Many many tears !

Thank you for offering forth the chance to put things once again into perspective !!!!!

CaptainDanite
May 3, 2017 - 11:16am

Thanks

Shows you where my head is...

NW VIEW
May 3, 2017 - 11:16am

Thanks, Jim

Very wise words. Much appreciated.

Marchas45
May 3, 2017 - 11:18am

Thanks Jim

Just listened to the kids on your thread. Keep Stacking all the blessings you can.

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