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Hyderabad: After dilly-dallying for some time, monsoon remained slightly active during the last one week over Telangana State with above normal rainfall (+36) being received during the week. Light to moderate rainfall occurred at many places on most of...

(Phys.org)—A small team of researchers with the Chinese Academy of Sciences has conducted a study of organic matter in parts of China and in so doing has concluded that the southern drift of the East Asian monsoon rain belt will reverse itself and trav...

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Congress’ biggest climate denier visited the Arctic. What happened next will disappoint you.Earlier this month, BuzzFeed News re...

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Have You a Positive Personal Practice? (Part Two) By Cognitive Dissonance   My apologies for how tar [...]

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The Greater Depression By Cognitive Dissonance   Once or twice a month Mrs. Cog and I pack up the ca [...]

SkyNet is Sentient and Will Destroy Your Investments and Pension By Cognitive Dissonance     Do you [...]

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I left off last week's post – "Money Doesn't Grow on Trees, Industrial-Scale Renewabl [...]

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Those three guys with their hands crossed (one behind his back) all look like they know (or have hea [...]

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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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