Economics and Investing:

At The Daily Bell: Richard Maybury and Rick Rule on Why More War Is Likely, the Future of the US Dollar and Why Neither of Them Vote

Another from The Daily Bell: Thomas Jacob on the New Swiss Gold Franc, Why the EU Is a Bad Idea and Why an IMF Managed Currency Would Be Tragic

Arnaud de Borchgrave: Black swans galore: As U.S. superpower status fades, ‘Arab Spring’ gives way to global chaos. (Thanks to J.B.G. for the link.)

Michael W. sent this: Tracking the money from stocks to gold.


Items from The Economatrix:

Shoppers Lift Economy But Will They Keep Spending

Some $4 Trillion Wiped Off World Stocks In Two Weeks

US Default Scare Leads To Biggest Weekly Surge In Non-Seasonally Adjusted M2 In History

When Will Silver Catch Up With Gold’s Stunning $100 Advance?