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The Export Crisis

June 27, 2012 // 16 Comments

BRA IMO, this will be much more effective than state based immigration laws anyway. We have already seen that the biggest deterrent to illegal immigration from Mexico was the [...]

The 2008 Economic Collapse

June 26, 2012 // 66 Comments

BRA Here’s an excerpt from Kunstler’s new book: “It was not a coincidence that the global financial system wobbled and crashed in mid-2008, the same moment [...]

Prophets of Doom

June 24, 2012 // 90 Comments

History Channel Kunstler mentioned that he appeared on this program in the book. I haven’t seen this before. Watching now. Note: The water crisis is interesting. I [...]

Kunstler’s New Book

June 23, 2012 // 142 Comments

Africa Too Much Magic: Wishful Thinking, Technology, and the Fate of the Nation … I’ve been reading a Kindle sample, and this is some dark humor: “The [...]

Peak Mexican

May 9, 2012 // 10 Comments

Have we reached Peak Mexican? Dixie In my Hunter S. Thompson-gonzo style fictional writings about the apocalyptic post-Sunbelt future, I envisioned a world where illegal [...]

$3.89 Gas

April 22, 2012 // 109 Comments

Alabama Driving through the Alabama Black Belt, I see that gas is now $3.89 a gallon for regular unleaded. Smirking, I find my thoughts turning to an old book, a personal [...]