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Why 9/11 – The Origin of the Palestine-Israel Conflict

A little digression from the usual theme of money.  But world politics and wars definitely have a serious effect over stock market and macro-economic.  It is therefore imperative to understand the international world politics in our global village. I learned most of the things about the Palestine-Israel conflict directly from Jewish themselves.  The best summary critical of Israel by […]

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Peak Oil

If you have never heard about peak oil, then you really should read about it in earnest, RIGHT NOW. Search on Google and read everything that you can about it. If it is real, which I think it is, it is going to change the way we live on Earth. It will be a paradigm […]

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The 911 Palestine-Israel Conflict

A little digression from the usual theme of money. But world politics and wars definitely have a serious effect over stock market and macro-economic. It is therefore imperative to understand the international world politics in our global village. I learned most of the things about the Palestine-Israel conflict directly from Jewish themselves. The best summary […]

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First Sign Of World War III

This week, the world events have taken a worse turn through the escalation of events in the Middle East. Israel & Hizbollah in Lebanon are almost at war. The fact that Bush didn’t restrain Israel simply make the matters worse. The culture of Israel is always two eyes for an eye. While Israel may claim […]

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Why I Hate Gold Mergers

NG just got an offer from ABX for $14.5 in cash, but it pops to about $15.50. While I’m very happy to have an immediate return of 33%, I hate this kind of low-ball mergers. Last time, when HMY tries to buy GFI, market reaction was similar. GFI was trading above the offering price by […]

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Got Your Silver Coins Yet?

Silver coins? If you think I am a weird thirty-something high-tech professional, then I must be doing it right. For a long time from 2002 to 2005, I couldn’t find any good silver investment vehicle back in Asia where I’m originally from. At that time, silver spot price was just below $5 an ounce. Last […]

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