Intelligence Community U.S. Intelligence Community about to go nuclear? October 9, 2019 12:36 Posted in: Politics - In politics in the U.S., the fourth branch of government (sometimes referred to as the fourth estate) is an unofficial term referring to the mass media that extends beyond the three branches of the government as defined in the U.S. Constitution (legislative, executive and judicial). As we all know, media can be all-powerful, because it can make or break participants in the prior three branches of government. It is an unelected group and up to now has been self-governed -… Continue Reading
Stefan Molyneux, Race and IQ – quackery? October 8, 2019 17:40 Posted in: Culture, Featured, Politics, Science & Technology - Stefan Molyneux is a conservative Canadian podcaster and YouTuber who is known for his promotion of Race and IQ theories. Others have called it scientific racism and white supremacist views. The Independent described Molyneux as having a perverse fixation on race and IQ (intelligence based on genetics), and as Molyneux often says, is the major contributor to understanding the differences in culture and their success - or lack of success. News Forecasters asks, is this Race and IQ theory promoted by Stefan Molyneux and others,… Continue Reading
Future Social Media The future of Social Media – growing or its demise? October 7, 2019 23:33 Posted in: Economy, Science & Technology - Love it or hate it, Social Media has been a force since the early 2000s. Looking at the feature inset chart, we see primarily a duopoly of Google's YouTube and Facebook properties. There are others in niche markets (i.e., Linkedin), and there are still other new niche platforms (i.e., TikTok) that are starting to emerge as well. However, some believe that Social Media is starting to become a maturing industry. News Forecasters believes that it’s time to rethink the future… Continue Reading
Online Dating The Dating App demise – frauds, fakes, and unrealistic expectations October 6, 2019 07:32 Posted in: Culture - Ahh, the promise of dating apps. Ready for love? Ask most singles, and they'll tell you about the horrors of dating apps. Scams, unanswered texts, false hopes, and emotional abuse. Still, the swiping continues. A new survey from Match confirms that 1 in 6 singles (15%) say they feel addicted to the dating app process. News Forecasters takes a deep dive into dating app results and what it holds for your personal and the industry's future. Let's discuss what you… Continue Reading
What? Chemtrails conspiracy becoming conspiracy fact? October 6, 2019 02:55 Posted in: Science & Technology - The chemtrail conspiracy theory is based on the erroneous belief that long-lasting condensation trails are "chemtrails" consisting of chemical or biological agents left in the sky by high-flying aircraft, sprayed for nefarious purposes undisclosed to the general public. The operative word here is "nefarious." Perhaps it is mere unintended consequences and/or thinking one can help nature. But is chemtrail conspiracy becoming conspiracy fact? Plans to test a technique that would cool the planet (adjust climate change) by blocking sunlight are one… Continue Reading
AOC eat babies OMG, Soylent Green is coming, dumbing down America? October 5, 2019 14:04 Posted in: News, Politics - Here we go again. Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC ) was slammed over a bizarre town hall speaker who suggested eating babies to solve the climate change crisis. OMG, Soylent Green is coming! But the LaRouche PAC, which believes climate change is a hoax, said it planted the troll. LaRouche PAC - which is affiliated with people with a long history of peddling unfounded conspiracy theories that have now turned pro-Trump, took credit for planting the woman. Of course, political… Continue Reading
Projection Political Projection – the Democrat and Republican blind spots October 4, 2019 09:40 Posted in: Politics - Psychological projection is a defense mechanism in which the human ego defends itself against unconscious impulses or qualities (both positive and negative) by denying their existence while attributing them to others. When it comes to politics, what this means is, what you believe your opponents are doing, in fact, one does themselves. Another way to say this is to ask oneself, what are our blind spots?  We shall focus here on the U.S., but these may be similar political attributes… Continue Reading
Economy Economy October 2019, tipping further down? October 2, 2019 07:05 Posted in: Economy, News - "It's the economy, stupid," a slogan James Carville coined as a campaign strategist of Bill Clinton’s successful 1992 presidential campaign against sitting president George H. W. Bush. So where are we at in terms of the U.S. economy heading into the U.S. 2020 presidential elections? As a backdrop to the recent data dump of PMI reports (click here), the trade war rages on, though there is some movement on more talks. However, the odds are that this trade war progress… Continue Reading
African colonization, serial enslavers? October 1, 2019 07:08 Posted in: Economy, Politics - There are a couple of memes that have been floating around for some times concerning African colonization and African slavery in the U.S. Theses memes are: Meme #1) The world is plundering Africa's wealth of "billions of dollars a year." Meme #2) Historian and author Edward E. Baptist explains that American slavery helped (even instrumental) the U.S. go from a "colonial economy to the biggest industrial power in the world." In this article, Baptist gave his arguments for this idea… Continue Reading
Zombie Dollar Zombie economy rising from the crypt? September 30, 2019 09:47 Posted in: Economy - In the financial world, companies on life support are called "Zombie" companies. These are companies that are not able to cover their debt-servicing costs with current earnings. To stay afloat, they often keep borrowing and restructuring debt to make up the difference. Most likely, these companies should have gone out of business already, but lenders keep lending in the hope the company can recover, so they don't have to take a loss. The problem with Zombie companies is that it… Continue Reading
Qanon QAnon – is it real, doing what and who are they? September 29, 2019 13:40 Posted in: Politics - "Q" is a mysterious and anonymous online figure. Q began posting on anonymous Internet message boards around October of 2017. The person or persons behind the Q persona claim to possess a top-level security clearance and evidence of a worldwide criminal conspiracy - including the Clintons, globalists, Satanic cults, sex trafficking rings, drugs, money laundering and parts of the Democratic Party operatives. Q is identified as the core inner circle, where Q+ or QAnon are those identified by Q, though… Continue Reading
Tytler Democracy Cycle Tytler Cycle of Freedom – where are we? September 28, 2019 09:34 Posted in: Politics - Alexander Tytler was a Scottish advocate, judge, writer and historian who served as Professor of Universal History, and Greek and Roman Antiquities at the University of Edinburgh. Tyler lived at the same time as the American founding fathers and described a repeating cycle in history. Tyler found that democratic societies went through this same cycle again and again and that the cycle lasted roughly 200 years each time. The idea states that democracy is temporary in nature. It is difficult… Continue Reading
Ebola, a global pandemic imminent? September 27, 2019 07:10 Posted in: Science & Technology - Over 1,800 people have been killed in the Ebola outbreak since the first cases were confirmed in Africa a year ago. The number of the dead seems to be growing at a rate of 200-400 per month and is starting to go exponential. Surpassed only by the epidemic that claimed more than 11,000 lives in West Africa from 2014-2016, it was the longest and deadliest in Congo’s history. In the U.S., Ebola rumors stoked by fears of Ebola carrying African… Continue Reading
Joe Biden Impeach Trump! Ukraine quid-pro-quo or nothing-burger? September 26, 2019 07:12 Posted in: News, Politics - The 5 pages of a rough transcript of Trump's call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is now released - it rocked the U.S. political world. This was the culmination of the recent impeachment calls from Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the House Democrats when they opened a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump. A "so-called" whistleblower and this Trump telephone call are the source evidence provided for the impeachment inquiry. The Democrats' case is that Trump asked a favor of the… Continue Reading
MKUltra A MKUltra mind-control program guide to cause mass shootings? September 25, 2019 17:58 Posted in: Politics, Science & Technology - For those who traffic in conspiracies about men in black doing highly immoral and illegal things, project MKUltra is for you. As revealed by the Church Committee and the Rockefeller Commission in 1975, MKUltra was an officially sanctioned CIA program that conducted mind-control experiments (even to have subjects perform covert activities) on unwitting subjects. It was highly illegal, but it nevertheless formally ran from 1953 to 1973. It is said to be non-operational today. Still, mystery surrounds the conspiracy-sphere on… Continue Reading
Trump At UN Trump launches war on the globalists, can he win? September 25, 2019 09:41 Posted in: News, Politics - President Trump addressed the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, touching on topics including Iran, the trade war with China, border security, and an attack on globalism. The key takeaways of Trump's U.N. speech were when he said, "Nations should put their own citizens first. The future does not belong to globalists. The future belongs to patriots." Trump goes on to say, "If you want freedom, take pride in your country. If you want democracy, hold on to… Continue Reading
Middle East Climate Change Islamic climate change, water crisis = war, mass migration coming? September 24, 2019 19:18 Posted in: Science & Technology - New research shows that temperatures are set to skyrocket in parts of the Middle East and Africa, making human habitation next to impossible. These new climate projections, compiled by researchers from the Max Planck Institute, tell an incredibly apocalyptic scary story. Combined with prolonged heat waves, long drought periods, and sandstorms these environmental conditions would be intolerable for human life. The Middle East and Africa are already ravaged by geopolitical conflict, adding a climate change crisis on top, what does… Continue Reading
Republicans fleeing Congress, are they running scared? September 24, 2019 10:01 Posted in: News, Politics - Republicans are fleeing Congress with mass retirement announcements, are they running scared? A media narrative has formed that many Congressional Republicans are retiring to avoid the coming bloodbath in the U.S. 2020 elections. There is a divisive nature of politics in America today, brought on by current President Donald Trump - says the narrative. This divisive nature will no doubt affect the Congressional down-ballot - whether it be positive or negative. This presents a problem for Republican Party leaders. Incumbents… Continue Reading
Trudeau Blackface Mr. Blackface Trudeau to win the Canadian election? September 23, 2019 10:22 Posted in: News, Politics - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (47) is in the spotlight after being mocked for images showing him in blackface, which have threatened to derail his re-election campaign. Pictures first emerged showing him in brown makeup at a 2001 Arabian Nights party when he was a 29-year-old teacher - then there were two other occurrences of his love for this behavior - he implied there could be more. Trudeau held a hasty press conference on his plane and apologized for the… Continue Reading
Market Watch Bitcoin Bitcoin outlook September 2019 – Market Watch September 23, 2019 09:30 Posted in: Economy, News - Bakkt has arrived for Bitcoin. Bakkt is a bitcoin futures exchange and digital assets platform founded in 2018 by the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). This new futures contract is seen by many as putting more legitimacy behind the cryptocurrency. Bakkt’s futures will be physically settled, meaning buyers receive bitcoin at expiration, whereas the futures available since 2017 at the Chicago exchange CME Group are cash-settled. This may encourage buying of Bitcoin… Continue Reading