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Gail Tverberg, Ugo Bardi and RE look the year past and what’s ahead in the Cafe Anniversary Show

RE, Monsta & Surly Discuss Ukraine and the Crimea Referendum to join the Russian Federation

Albert Bates, RE & Monsta discuss Cuba and forming Communities


Paul Chefurka, George Mobus & RE discuss Thermodynamics & Evolution

Ugo Bardi, Gail Tverberg, George Mobus & David Korowicz discuss Limits to Growth with hosts Monsta & RE

Monsta & RE discuss Food Stamps, Unemployment Insurance, Social Welfare and Prisons

Gail Tverberg, Brian Davey, Monsta & RE Discuss Syria Resource Limits impacting on the Escalating Conflict

Ugo Bardi & RE Discuss the 10 Billion Year Outcomes of Collapse

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I was reading the article about the tortilla and beans Republican from Dallas who wants to impeach Trump. Probably not a good political move on his part, but just goes to show the kind of weirdness we got goin' on here in the Lone Star State. He knew a...

Listen to this guy talk about his late model Volt. I would agree that it's an excellent car, and more affordable than just about any car you could buy (given the fact that you use almost no gas). I have had mine for two weeks and have used ...

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Learning from America’s Forgotten Default   May 21, 2018 Sebastián Edwards   As originally posted on [...]

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NYC plans to undertake the swindle of the civilisation by suing the companies that have enabled it t [...]

MbS, the personification of the age-old pre-revolutionary scenario in which an expiring regime attem [...]

You know things have taken a turn for the desperate when women have started to drive. Or rather, whe [...]

From Filmers to Farmers is re-launched on the astounding open source blogging platform Ghost! [...]

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You Can't Stop A Wave But You Can Surf-2"A more prosperous way down would be to work at community scale"Part TwoAccording to both [...]

"Will common sense conservation be enough? Probably not." Part OneBelow is a kite sailboat [...]

Kahului Underwater"Such as slippage has not occurred for 100,000 years, but it has happened some 15 times in the [...]

Sargon and the Sea Peoples"For hundreds of years, stories of marauding Sea Peoples were told to frightened children. [...]

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The folks at Windward have been doing great work at living sustainably for many years now.  Part of [...]

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To fight climate change, you need to get the world off of fossil fuels. And to do that, you need to [...]

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If solar panels are so useful you would think that China would keep all they make and install them t [...]

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When I read about MMT, I think, the leftists are getting uppity, aren't they! They insist money [...]

Steve, perhaps you can recommend a good book explaining MMT. I just listened to a 23 minute video wi [...]

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Going Cashless

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Simplifying the Final Countdown

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Bond Market Collapse and the Banning of Cash

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Do Central Bankers Recognize there is NO GROWTH?

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Singularity of the Dollar

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Kurrency Kollapse: To Print or Not To Print?

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SWISSIE CAPITULATION!

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Of Heat Sinks & Debt Sinks: A Thermodynamic View of Money

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Merry Doomy Christmas

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Peak Customers: The Final Liquidation Sale

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