Mac Slavo | We hope you’re paying attention.
Michael Snyder | It may not happen this month, or even this year, but food stamp riots are coming to America.
Anthony Gucciardi | Chase information center employees admit ‘orders from the top’ were issued to limit finances for unknown reasons.
Zero Hedge | Finally – see you all again here in three months.
CNN | Deal reached to end shutdown and avoid default.
Jon Rappoport | Another brick laid in the path to decimation.
RT | Gov’t assistance pays benefits the restaurants won’t.
Telegraph.co.uk | A serious alternative to the dollar is still a long way off, but the latest shenanigans on Capitol Hill have given the search for them renewed momentum.
Mike Adams | Those who face reality and prepare for the inevitable EBT debit card crash have a far better chance of surviving it than people who had no idea this could happen.
Michael Snyder | Are we on the verge of another major economic downturn?
WFTV | Black said she needs the money to pay rent and feed her family of four, and she is now stuck in limbo while Congress hashes things out.
oftwominds.com | There is no way an economy that grows by 75% every 25 years can fund entitlement programs expanding by 500%.
Ron Paul | The future of the US economy with Chairman Yellen at the helm is grim.
WTTG | In the past, the department store has opened at midnight following Thanksgiving.
Paul Joseph Watson | EBT card glitch led to “mini-riots” and looting after just hours on Saturday.
Washington’s Blog | It’s a Myth that the U.S. Has Never Defaulted On Its Debt.
Zero Hedge | “US fiscal failure which warrants a de-Americanized world”.
washingtonsblog.com | What we use for money is actually debt, created by private banks.
Reuters | Deutsche Bank chief executive claims default would be “utterly catastrophic.”
Ronald Bailey | Amount of the U.S. national debt is now roughly the same size as the annual output of the economy.
Charles Hugh Smith | No way an economy that grows by 75% every 25 years can fund entitlement programs expanding by 500%.
Bloomberg | Third-quarter loss was $380 million, or 17 cents a share…
cnbc.com | Consumer sentiment deteriorated in October to its weakest level in nine months.
Daily Mail | Congressional Budget Office says Obamacare needs at least 7 million customers to stay afloat financially.
CNS News | In the first nine days of October, while the federal government was in what is commonly being called a shutdown, federal tax collections went up.
Paul Joseph Watson | President could declare national emergency, pass executive order.
F.F.Wiley | The overwhelmingly positive response to Yellen’s nomination is worrisome.
reuters.com | Urged Congress to raise a cap on government borrowing to keep America from defaulting on its debt.
reuters.com | House of Representatives Republicans are considering signing on to a short-term increase in the government’s borrowing authority.
Zero Hedge | The QE program is now more likely to be perpetuated and expanded.
Julie Wilson | Park police now patrolling the canyon 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Daily Caller | Top IRS Obamacare official reportedly discussed confidential taxpayer information with senior White House officials.
CNBC | Yellen will succeed Bernanke as chair of global banking cartel.
AFP | Asset management director: “Investors are concerned that if this thing lingers on, you can have a more general sell-off.”
Washington Free Beacon | Issa suggests actions were violation of IRS policy and possibly federal law.
Daily Mail | Vermont-based crystal company Simon Pearce commissioned to make 12,000 pieces for American embassies.
The Independent | “The clock is ticking” to approve an extension of the national borrowing limit before the federal gov’t is projected to run out of cash on Oct. 17.
Michael Snyder | A U.S. debt default that lasts for more than a couple of days could potentially cause a financial crash unlike anything that the world has ever seen before.
Julie Wilson | 50 percent of the dating website’s new subscribers are single moms.
Washington Post | Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Sunday that it’s “irresponsible” for President Obama and his allies to be talking about the prospect of defaulting.
Zero Hedge | After seeing this, it may be no wonder the rest of the non-mail-providing-public in the US goes “postal.”…
Infowars.com | “We are in worse shape economically than we were just before the 2008 financial crisis,” he said.
Breitbart | Like a king on a throne.
Financial Times | “Currencies should be allowed to depreciate.”
Zero Hedge | One senior executive said his bank was delivering 20-30 per cent more cash than usual in case panicked customers tried to withdraw funds en masse.
Michael Snyder | Why are young people in America so frustrated these days?
Washington Times | World-renowned neurosurgeon thinks there’s a slight chance it could be a coincidence.
Michael Snyder | All of this whining and crying about a “government shutdown” is a total joke.
Paul Craig Roberts | The inability of the media and politicians to focus on the real issues never ceases to amaze.
CNS News | What sequester?