Economics and Investing:

Mike sent in this: The Republican governor of Michigan has proposed using immigrants to revitalize Detroit. 50,000 of them over five years.

The Bank of Union, El Reno, OK, Becomes Second Bank Failure of 2014– G.G.

And in the middle of winter: Scott Walker pledges millions of dollars to ease propane shortage – M.

Items from The Economatrix:

Yellen Will Reverse The Taper: Schiff

Fed Poised For $10 Billion Taper As Bernanke Bids Adieu

Why Millions Of Americans Will Never Retire: How The Prospect Of Retirement Went From A realistic Goal To An Outrageous Dream For Most American Families.

Buckle Up! 2014 Will Be A Bumpy Ride