Economics and Investing:

G.G. recommended: The road to a US insolvency crisis

F.J. liked this piece by Simon Black: Disappearing Bank Accounts. The article begins: “If you don’t have money outside the computerized banking system, you should do so now. You just never know when the system is going to go down.”

Randy F. suggested this book review: The Penniless Billionaires: A Tour of Inflationary Eras Past and Present

Items from The Economatrix:

Cutoff of Jobless Aid Would Lower Economic Growth  

Happy Holidays?  28 Hard Questions It Would Be Great If We Could Get Some Real Answers To  

The Gold Standard Never Dies  

Why Eric Sprott Sees Silver as the Next Big Investing Windfall