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Russia’s Role In BountyGate Doesn’t Matter

Shortly after President Trump tweeted that the Russian Bounty story was a “hoax,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters that the US has long known that Russia AND Iran AND others have been funding counter-US/Taliban operation in Afghanistan. Then came this story from Business Insider, which basically corroborates both the reporting by the NY Times…

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Is Oil Kicking The Bucket?

The persistent oil glut I’ve been yammering about for the last four years has finally reached the tipping point … with the coronavirus now making it functionally impossible for the Oil-Industrial Complex to control this epic glut with geopolitical games, targeted sanctions or artificial scarcity. That’s key because this glut (which OPEC+ once again tried…

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The Irony Of Iowa’s Caucus Crack-Up

Whether the Iowa Caucus mess is due to shadowy malfeasance or par-for-the-course incompetence, it kinda corners the Dems into a Bernie or bust situation. They cannot win without his supporters. Period, full-stop. They have to have his enthusiasm, his youth vote and his GOTV infrastructure, which has been active for nearly five years. But if…