Wednesday, October 01, 2014

I hate it when I think I'm buying organic vegetables but I find out later when I get home they're donuts

Important news from around the world:
  • First confirmed U.S. case of Ebola (The Washington Post)
  • 60% of Greeks living in poverty (Zero Hedge)
  • Bearish bets in France increase on absence of policy (Bloomberg)
  • German unemployment rises (Bloomberg)
  • Uneasy calm in Hong Kong (Reuters)
  • Secret tapes threaten to expose Federal Reserve (FTM Daily)
  • "More pain to come" in stock market (Financial Sense)
  • Rising debt threatens to plunge world back into financial crisis (Financial Post)
  • Pattern of rolling speculation, is the American dollar next? (The Rabbit Hole)
  • Commodities:
    • Canadian coal mine bought for a billion being offered for a buck three years later (Bloomberg)
    • Cotton settlement between Brazil and U.S. imminent (Bloomberg)
    • Corn inventories at more than analysts expected, continues drop (Bloomberg)
  • Nice! Anti Emergency Monster kits now available (in case of)