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BofA's Ugly Quarter: FICC Unexpectedly Slides, Bank Tries To Mask Weakness With Massive Reserve Release, Buyback

While nowhere near as ugly as Wells Fargo’s dismal results, moments ago Bank of America reported results that while beating on the bottom line, left quite a bit to be desired, mostly as a result of disappointing sales and trading results, particularly in FICC, which declined 5% “as weaker trading performance in macro products and…

Watch: Saudis Release Footage Of Its F-15s Escorting B-52 Bomber Over Gulf In Anti-Iran Message

As we’ve underscored before, rarely are US-52 bomber missions so publicized as they’ve been by the Pentagon of late. Typically the public won’t even know about them, but over the past weeks there’ve been multiple long-range bomber departures from the US to conduct Persian Gulf flyovers in order to intimidate Iran. The latest days ago…

Cyberjunk 2077: Gaming Studio Stock Crashes, Employees Revolt After Sony Pulls Game Over Botched Release

Shares in once-legendary Polish gaming studio CD Projekt Red plummeted further on Friday after Sony removed the long-awaited, and botched, Cyberpunk 2077 from the Playstation store. What’s more, the company is facing an internal revolt as employees are fuming over the studio’s decision to push the glitch-plagued game out long before it was ready. On…

What Public Defenders See: “Authorized” For Release, But Still Jailed

What Public Defenders See: “Authorized” For Release, But Still Jailed Tyler Durden Mon, 12/14/2020 – 21:30 Authored by Matt Taibbi via taibbi.substack.com In Prince George’s County, Maryland, a procedural quirk puts jails, not judges, in charge of pretrial release decisions Keith Lotridge, Chief Public Defender in Prince George’s County, Maryland, explains the problem. “You’re arrested…

UK Government Running ‘Orwellian’ Unit To Block Release Of “Sensitive” Information

Authored by Peter Geoghegan, Jenna Corderoy, and Lucas Amin via openDemocracy.net, The British government has been accused of running an ‘Orwellian’ unit in Michael Gove’s office that instructs Whitehall departments on how to respond to Freedom of Information requests and shares personal information about journalists, openDemocracy can reveal today. Experts warn that the practice could be breaking the…

Will Trump Release The Files Exposing The Cunning Plot To Kill Kennedy?

Authored by Jacob Hornberger via The Future of Freedom Foundation, With President Trump’s critics decrying his lack of respect for America’s democratic system by his refusal to concede to Joe Biden, now would be a good time to remind such critics of one dark-side aspect of America’s much-vaunted democratic system – the national-security’s state’s violent…