Economics and Investing:

New Jersey Island Won’t Get Its Landlines Back After Sandy Because Copper Is Too Expensive. [JWR Adds: It might be less expensive for the phone company to provide a 3-watt PV panel and DC-to-DC phone charger for each customer!]

K.A. and Michael C. both sent this Zero Hedge link: Foodstamp Program Shutdown Imminent?

The global copper supply glut is expected to triple in 2014–showing that the economic depression is continuing.

Items from The Economatrix:

Debt Deadline Approaches: Here’s What Would Happen If U.S. Defaults

This Is What Has The United States Truly Terrified

Fitch Places U.S. on Rating Watch Negative, Markets Slump

Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.
Anonymous comments are allowed, but will be moderated.
Note: Please read our discussion guidlelines before commenting.