War And Peace: How Violence Is Disrupting The Global Economy

November 30, 2019@8:00 PM TFP Editor 0

War And Peace: How Violence Is Disrupting The Global Economy Although you may not see it, millions of lives are disrupted by violence everyday. War, homicide, terrorism, suicide, and sexual assault can be found across the world in various degrees; but, as Visual Capitalist’s Katie Jones details below, while certain types of violence can incur costs that result in personal traumas, violence can also create significant economic disruptions. In today’s Chart of the Week, we visualize data estimates from the Global Peace Index 2019 on the global cost [Read More]

How To Lose An Election 2.0: Mike Bloomberg’s Train-Wreck Campaign

November 30, 2019@7:30 PM TFP Editor 0

How To Lose An Election 2.0: Mike Bloomberg’s Train-Wreck Campaign Authored by Sarah Cowgill via LiberetyNation.com, Johnny-come-lately to the Democratic primary circus, Michael Bloomberg, is two steps into a tight rope walk without a net and the unzippered tent flaps aren’t keeping out the blustery wind gusts blowing through the Big Top. Already irritating his own media business, Bloomberg News, with an edict to not report the ugliness of truth against Democrats and his own sorry self and polls stuck on the “we like Trump” needle, Mr. [Read More]

The best Xbox One and One X Black Friday deals you can get this weekend

November 30, 2019@7:06 PM TFP Editor 0

The best Black Friday deals you can still get on Xbox consoles, games, and accessories More Black Friday deals are still going strong, and you can still find some great deals on Microsoft’s popular Xbox console, as well as games and accessories. The product experts at Reviewed have all your shopping needs covered. Follow Reviewed on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest deals, reviews, and more. Email Address

Which Countries Offer The Longest Retirements

November 30, 2019@7:00 PM TFP Editor 0

Which Countries Offer The Longest Retirements In a world where central banks have repressed savers with over a decade of zero and negative interest rates, crushing the middle class and turning the US into a banana republic whose middle class is now shrinking so fast… … it is on par with that of Russia, China and Turkey… … it is perhaps remarkable that workers are still able to leave the workforce and enjoy some years of peaceful retirement instead of working every day until they [Read More]

America Wages Economic Warfare On The Globe By Weaponizing Its Mawkish Culture

November 30, 2019@6:30 PM TFP Editor 0

America Wages Economic Warfare On The Globe By Weaponizing Its Mawkish Culture Authored by Denis A. Conroy for The Saker Blog, American nationalism binds the whole-to-its-parts by using narrative to weaponize emotions and broadcast the idea of American ‘wholeness’ as somehow exceptionally greater than the sum of its parts. There can be no doubt that zealotry became the dynamic forging the American character . First and foremostly, enunciations spat out by bearded prophets were carried on the winds of ontological time and eventually landing on [Read More]

Tiffany hopes to regain its sparkle with new owners

November 30, 2019@6:09 PM TFP Editor 0

Image copyright Kelly Hammer One morning earlier this week a small crowd queued patiently on Fifth Avenue. Once the guard eased open the doors, uniformed staff were on hand to usher in customers, some upstairs to the cafe, others to browse the store’s offerings, from diamond engagement rings to novelty items like the $180 dog bowls. A team of high school majorettes, in town from Texas to perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, took selfies and mingled with tourists and older ladies in heavy makeup. [Read More]

Epstein Tapes? Sordid Case Takes A Bizarre Turn After Mystery ‘Hacker’ Emerges

November 30, 2019@6:00 PM TFP Editor 0

Epstein Tapes? Sordid Case Takes A Bizarre Turn After Mystery ‘Hacker’ Emerges Shortly after Jeffrey Epstein’s August death in a Manhattan detention facility, a shadowy figure claiming to have set up encrypted servers for the convicted sex offender told several attorneys and the New York Times he had a vast archive of incriminating evidence against powerful men stored on overseas servers, including several years worth of the financier’s communications and financial records which allegedly showed he had vast amounts of Bitcoin and cash in the [Read More]

The Fatal Flaw In A Perfect Energy Solution

November 30, 2019@5:30 PM TFP Editor 0

The Fatal Flaw In A Perfect Energy Solution Authored by Irina Slav via OilPrice.com, More than thirty years ago a giant tower was built in Manzanares, Spain, to produce electricity in a way that at the time must have seen even more eccentric than it seems now, by harnessing the power of air movement. The Manzanares tower was, sadly, toppled by a storm. Decades ago, several other firms tried to replicate the idea, but none has succeeded. Why? A simple idea The idea behind the [Read More]

BET Founder Says 2020 Election Is “Trump’s To Lose”

November 30, 2019@5:00 PM TFP Editor 0

BET Founder Says 2020 Election Is “Trump’s To Lose” Millions of Americans slept in on Friday morning after spending the early morning hours battling their way to the front of the line to take advantage of those sweet, sweet Black Friday deals. Meanwhile, CNBC interrupted its coverage of the holiday sales madness to bring Robert Johnson, the founder of BET, on for an interview with Hadley Gamble. Johnson is no stranger to CNBC: He appears every few months, usually to discuss how the mainstream media [Read More]