Economic Obesity With Resource Cancer – While Going Over a Cliff

(How about THAT for a title!) Change is difficult. It brings uncertainty and fear. It requires extra thought and concentration. It brings decisions that have uncertain outcomes. And, it happens when you hit a limit. But, what if  you choose to ignore those limits and press on with your current course? The result is always pain (and eventually, death). A Weight Gain Example Let’s take diet as an example of what we are talking about. For most of us, when we grow older, our metabolism declines, and we start to accumulate fat. For the purposes of comparison, we could call … Click here to read the rest…

The End of Cheap Oil

Remember what I said about the resource shock that’s rolling down on us? I said it here I said it here And now, I’m saying it again. Let’s say a miracle happens. We avoid global financial collapse. We take out Iran’s nuclear weapons program. We discover that the EMP weapon that North Korea is developing was just hot air. Russia crawls back into her hole and gives up the idea of empire. What are we going to do when oil starts costing $200 and $300 a barrel? And yes, oil at that price is coming. Soon. Here’s a sobering video … Click here to read the rest…