Steven M. sent this: Soaring battery prices "devastating" U.S. lead producers.
The Coming China Economic Super Crisis. (Thanks to J.McC. for the link.)
Toby Connor: Stocks are re-entering a parabolic "bubble" phase
Frequent content contributor Diana V. mentioned this over at Zero Hedge: Artemis On Volatility At World's End: Deflation, Hyperinflation And The Alchemy Of Risk
Items from The Economatrix:
Bernanke Says Financial Stability a Work in Progress. [JWR's Comment: Ben's work won't be done until the U.S. Dollar has had its purchasing power destroyed.]