Economics and Investing: Hugh James Latimer May 5, 2014 May 5, 2014 Get Ready for Regulators to Peer Into Your Portfolio . – L.M. o o o The overt and blatant manipulation of the gold and silver markets on the Comex reflects frantic desperation – but why?. – B.R. o o o Items from The Economatrix: US Economy Is A House Of Cards — Paul Craig Roberts:The US Economy Is A House Of Cards. Every Aspect Of It Is Fraudulent, And The Illusion Of Recovery Is Created With Fraudulent Statistics. NY Times: Criminal Charges Are Finally in the Wings for Big Banks The Refi Boom Is Dead; Applications Drop To Lowest Since Lehman Eric Sprott On The Implications Of The ‘Chinese Gold Vortex’: And The Complete Disconnect Between Gold Supply And Demand Fundamentals And The Actual Price Of The Metal.