Economics and Investing:

Some great reading by the folks at Casey Research that echoes my warnings: Market Moves Ahead Should be Good for Gold, Bad for US Dollar

Rick Santelli Asks The Only Question That Matters

J.B.G. sent: The wheels are coming off the whole of southern Europe

Items from The Economatrix:

Stuck On Stupid

Looking Out To August As July Melts: All Hell Will Likely Break Loose Next Week Going Into Earnings Season

Jobs Picture Improves–But Not In Manufacturing