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Kellyanne Conway Takes Credit For 2016 Trump Win

Kellyanne Conway believes many people voted for Donald Trump in 2016 because they liked her – even though they didn’t much care for him.  This is Conway’s takeaway set down in her new memoir, Here’s the Deal. She writes that on election night people were giving her the credit.  Trump was barely off the stage when…

Italy Announces Rollout Of Dystopian ‘Social Credit System’ To “Conserve Resources”

Social Credit – Screenshot YouTube Social credit scores are already in use in various places around the world, but nowhere more than in the communist hell hole that is China. The dystopian measurement acts in a similar fashion to a traditional credit score, however, as the name indicates, one’s score has little to do with…

Greg Gutfeld To Democrats Trying To Take Credit For Ending The Pandemic: ‘Nice Try’ (VIDEO)

Now that the 2022 midterms are approaching, Democrats are shifting their messaging on COVID. Some Democrat governors are lifting vaccine and mask mandates and others are bragging about the efforts of the Biden administration. No one is buying it, including Greg Gutfeld, who made this the focus of a recent monologue. So I saw something…

US Government Could Mandate Social Credit Score & Tracking App To Implement Forced Covid Vaccinations .

A U.S. patent approved August 31, 2021, reveals technology used to track people in order to pinpoint those allegedly more likely to spread Covid-19 and to identify unvaccinated individuals so they can be injected with the experimental shots. The patent was filed by Israeli patent attorneys Dr. Gal Ehrlich and Maier Fenster of Ehrlich & Fenster….

A Future US Digital Currency Might Give the FED the Power to Approve Your Mortgage Based on Factors Other than Credit Worthiness

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Biden Goes Blank During Presser, Attempts to Take Credit For Bin Laden Raid That He Opposed (VIDEO)

Joe Biden on Thursday delivered remarks on Afghanistan and his administration’s effort to withdraw US troops and wind down the war. “We did not go to Afghanistan to nation-build,” Biden said Thursday echoing Trump. At one point Joe Biden forgot what he talking about then attempted to take credit for the Bin Laden raid he…

Capital One Cancels Proud Boys Leader Enrique Tarrio’s Credit Card Over ‘Adverse Past or Present Legal Action’

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Former DNI Ratcliffe: Watching Joe Biden Take Credit for Middle East Ceasefire Was Like Watching Arsonist Take Credit for Putting Out a Fire (VIDEO)

  Former Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe joined Maria Bartiromo this morning on Sunday Morning Futures. Earlier this year John Ratcliffe warned that negotiating with Iran would set the United States on a very dangerous path. That is exactly what has taken place but Democrats don’t learn and they don’t care. John Ratcliffe roasted…

Argentina Central Bank’s Sudden Dollar Shortage Sparks Fears Of Mass Corporate Credit Crisis

By Tyler Durden Despite Emerging Markets’ recent surge higher on the heels of a dumping dollar and massive global liquidity injections, at least one country is facing crisis rather than crescendo. MSCI Emerging Market stocks have soared… Source: Bloomberg YPF, a 99-year-old oil company that some have called Argentina’s flaghship company, is threatening a large-scale…

Credit Suisse Could Slash 2020 Bonus Pool By 10% To 15%

At the beginning of this year, we wrote that Wall Street bonuses could fall as much as 40% despite record years for banks, especially in trading and dealmaking. Credit Suisse – as we suggested would happen back in December – is joining this trend is now reported to be considering cutting its bonus pool by…

In Latest "Excess Borrowing" Crackdown, China Will Force Fintech Giants To Disclose Consumer Credit Data

One theory that has emerged from Beijing’s crackdown on Jack Ma and his business and fintech empire, is that China’s true intention in bringing China’s richest man to heel was not so much the public humiliation in what has been widely seen as a giant clash of egos between Xi Jinping and Jack Ma, as…

Credit Applications Are Down and Rejection Rates Are Up

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, Need Credit? You may be out of luck, especially on credit card requests. Credit Access Largely Down during the Pandemic The New York Fed Credit Survey shows credit applications are mostly lower with rejections higher.  The October 2020 survey shows most credit application and acceptance rates falling sharply with the onset…

A “Brave School World” of Tracking Student Data for “Social Credit”

By John Klyczek From Bill Gates to BigQuery, From Blockchain to Hashgraph In my recent article series, I document how the US Department of Education’s emergency COVID rules for “Distance Learning and Innovation” (85 FR 18638) have deregulated the federal requirements for “adaptive learning” and other ed-tech forms of “artificial intelligence” that are now being…

"This Is Part Of Our Solidarity" – Credit Suisse CEO Says Bankers Are Duty-Bound To Accept Bonus Cuts

Moreso than its crosstown rival, UBS, Credit Suisse has had a difficult couple of years. Negative interest rates have made life difficult for European banks in general. But in 2019, Credit Suisse’s board decided to axe CEO Tidjane Thiam, after several of his subordinates were forced out before him, as a tawdry scandal involving corporate…

What Spending Slowdown: BofA Credit, Debt Cards Show Soaring Retail Sales

Ahead of Wednesday’s retail sales report, and in light of the recent sharp slowdown in the labor market and lack of progress on the stimulus front, most pundits expect a disappointing retail sales performance for the month of November, when retail sales are expected to drop by -0.3%, their first contraction since the April covid…

CCP Imposes Tough New ‘Social Credit Score’ Rules

China will consider individuals who seriously endanger people’s health and safety, or disrupt markets’ fair competition and normal social order, as threats to society under its new social credit guidelines. State broadcaster CCTV reported that the measures were discussed during a recent meeting of the state council citing a state council meeting led by Premier…

Bill Ackman Shorts Over $20BN In Credit To Hedge Next Crash

Having made many headlines earlier in the year with his rightly apocalyptic perspective on the pandemic, billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman pocketed a tidy $2.6 billion in profits on a massive (credit) hedge he placed amid stock market complacency ahead of its March collapse. On March 23rd, we completed the exit of our hedges…