3 Times As Many Americans Supported King George During the Revolutionary War than Support Our OWN Congress Today

When Congress’ approval rating was in the double-digits, polls showed that it was less popular among the American public than cockroaches, lice, root canals, colonoscopies, traffic jams, used car salesmen, Genghis Khan, Communism, North Korea, BP… [...]

3 Times As Many Americans Supported King George During the Revolutionary War than Support Our OWN Congress Today

When Congress’ approval rating was in the double-digits, polls showed that it was less popular among the American public than cockroaches, lice, root canals, colonoscopies, traffic jams, used car salesmen, Genghis Khan, Communism, North Korea, BP… [...]

Guest Post: Preparing For A North Korean Collapse

Submitted by Michael Miner of The Diplomat, A report by Bruce Bennett and the RAND Corporation has brought attention to one of the most important issues for international politics. Ironically, despite being a region of vital interest within American fo… [...]

Americans Are Disgusted By BOTH Republicans and Democrats

Famed trend forecaster Gerald Celente predicted in 2009 that a third party presidential candidate could win in 2012. It obviously didn’t  happen.  But could a third party win in 2016? Poll after poll shows that both mainstream parties a… [...]

The Rise Of The C-Note "And" The Cashless Economy?

Even as Washington stares into a fiscal abyss of its own construction, there is one bright spot: the ongoing global popularity of the $100 bill. The U.S. Treasury/Federal Reserve launched their latest version of the venerable C-Note just this week, pri… [...]

Congress Is Less Popular than Dog Poop, Toenail Fungus, Hemorrhoids, Cockroaches, Lice, Root Canals, Colonoscopies …

We previously documented that Congress is less popular than cockroaches, lice, root canals, colonoscopies, traffic jams, used car salesmen, Genghis Khan, Communism, North Korea, BP during the Gulf Oil Spill, Nixon during Watergate or King George during… [...]

Tale of Two Countries: the Two Koreas

  Follow ZeroHedge in Real-Time on FinancialJuice There are dates that go down in history and some will be remembered as landmark signals of changing times. Russia has the upper hand in Syria. The USA is not as gung-ho as they might… [...]

North Korea: Outsourcing Giant

Follow ZeroHedge in Real-Time on FinancialJuice If there’s one country in the world that you might not think would be at the top of the outsourcing list and the place to send orders to be fulfilled from the West, it would probably have to be North Ko… [...]

President Obama’s "Strike-Or-No-Strike" Speech – Live Webcast

'War-Drums', 'told-you-so-dance' on chemical weapons, or 'this was the cunning plan all along and the Russians played along perfectly' – we wonder which script will hit the teleprompters first tonight… and should we still be f… [...]

Guest Post: The Broken Tools Of Global Cooperation

Authored by Richard N. Haass, originally posted at Project Syndicate, Whenever something bad happens – Iran moving closer to acquiring nuclear weapons, North Korea firing another missile, civilian deaths reaching another grim milestone in Syria’s c… [...]