Notes for Wednesday – June 10, 2015

On June 10, 1967, the Six-Day War ended as Israel and Syria agreed to observe a United Nations-mediated cease-fire. o o o Today, we present another entry for Round 59 of the SurvivalBlog non-fiction writing contest. The $12,000+ worth of prizes for this round include: First Prize: A Gunsite Academy Three Day Course Certificate, good for any one, two, or three course (a $1,195 value), A course certificate from onPoint Tactical. This certificate will be for the prize winner’s choice of three-day civilian courses. (Excluding those restricted for military or government teams.) Three day onPoint courses normally cost $795, DRD …

Does the Number of the Beast Have an Area Code?, by CTS

[Editor’s Comment: SurvivalBlog does not endorse the concept of the “number of the beast” being associated with any form of technology; however, the information presented in this article is of import to anyone who is concerned about the collection of private information and government oversight.] Listen carefully. I’m about to tell you something that they don’t want you to hear. I’m also about to tell you something that you most likely don’t want to hear, so you may want to sit down for this. You don’t need your cell phone. There I said it. You may say, “but they are …

Letter Re: Economics and Investing Article Reference, by TC

HJL, That was fascinating reading. It is important to read the article AND the comments. I regard myself as middle class and have read the WSJ since 1978, when my Economics professor required it. Those people commenting regard themselves as middle class, and they sound like me. I look at the people that the media and democrats call middle class, and I don’t see myself. My own spending habits revolve around expenditures that lower my cost of living, ensure I can provide for my family (preps), and the acquisition of new assets that pay me or improved assets that will …

Economics and Investing:

Why you should care that Robert Prechter is warning of a ‘sharp collapse’ in stocks. – G.G. o o o Video: 2015 Systemic Market Crash. – G.M. o o o MUST SEE CHART: Major Bank Fraud Adds Up To A Lot Of Silver o o o Items from Mr. Econocobas: Greece Delivers Reform Plan to EU, Warns on Cost of Failure Guess How Many Nations In The World Do Not Have A Central Bank?

Odds ‘n Sods:

Superbugs ‘spread by hospital wet wipes’. – D.S. o o o Here They Are: Three Shocking US Immigration Statistics in Three Simple Charts. – B.B. o o o Hungry FBI Creating Fake Terrorists o o o Russia Determined to Revive Nuclear Armed Trains. – H.L. o o o This will get interesting… AFDI Rolls Out New Free Speech Billboard Campaign Featuring Muhammad Cartoon. – P.S.