Another Record Day in the Price of Oil- Russian Output Falls

Record oil prices continue! See: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB120820608486613923.html?mod=googlenews_wsj Although not the largest exporter of oil, the Russian contribution is just as critical to the overall price structure as any other producer.  You may want to revisit my earlier writing on The Coming Energy Crisis from a Mathematical Perspective at http://www.servias.org/?p=68. What happened to those predictions of $40… Continue reading Another Record Day in the Price of Oil- Russian Output Falls

Downsizing Ahead

Too much debt, higher energy prices, and higher food prices will bring forth downsizing in all areas.  Bigger houses and bigger cars will be a preference of the past.  You only have to go to Europe to see the result of higher energy prices.  The percentage of SUV’S in Switzerland is extremely small.  There are… Continue reading Downsizing Ahead

The Black Swan

  The term black swan comes from the ancient Western conception that ‘All swans are white’. In that context, a black swan was a metaphor for something that could not exist. The 17th Century discovery of black swans in Australia metamorphosed the term to connote that the perceived impossibility actually came to pass. Most people… Continue reading The Black Swan

MIASMS

MIASM CODES The concept of a miasm developed prior to an understanding of microbes as a cause of disease. The word miasm was first used by Hippocrates as a “fault or a taint” in water or air as a cause for the transmission for certain diseases. Miasms described by Hahnemann are infectious principles or agents… Continue reading MIASMS

Ratings Agencies have begun…

On January 21st of this year I wrote about the expected downgrading of insurers.  See Brace Yourself: http://www.servias.org/?p=48 . This is now occurring. MBIA Loses AAA Insurer Rating From Fitch Rating Agency Over Capital.  See : http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aUKrtfm0u4yI&refer=home This only reinforces the need to be vigilant in placing your finances in defense mode.  Do not be… Continue reading Ratings Agencies have begun…

Destruction of a Currency

In the Holy Scripture, there are examples of the destruction of a currency (or medium of exchange).  Often, currency destruction is associated with a famine.  In Genesis, Joseph was groomed by The Father for a ministry in the upcoming famine.  Man did not know of this impending event, only Our Heavenly Father knew.  Joseph was… Continue reading Destruction of a Currency