Eagle: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, 85, Breaks Three Ribs in Fall at Office

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 85, breaks ribs in fall  Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 85, fell in her office at the court and fractured three ribs, the court says. “Tests showed that she fractured three ribs on her left side and she was admitted for observation and treatment,” the statement from the …

Eagle: Charles Hugh Smith on The Dead Give-Aways of Imperial Decline

The Dead Giveaways of Imperial Decline Nothing is as permanent as we imagine–especially super-complex, super-costly, super-asymmetric and super-debt-dependent state/financial systems. Identifying the tell-tale signs of Imperial decay and decline is a bit of a parlor game. The hubris of an increasingly incestuous and out-of-touch leadership, dismaying extremes of wealth inequality, self-serving, avaricious Elites, rising dependency …

Eagle: The Trump Twist — When Madness Passes for Sanity [UK Worst-Case Interpretation]

Donald Trump’s first 100 days: The madder he gets, the more seriously the world takes him Now the ‘flexible’ and ‘pragmatic’ US President is sending a naval battle group to threaten North Korea  The more dangerous America’s crackpot President becomes, the saner the world believes him to be. Just look back at the initial half of his first 100 days: the …