Seoul Mayor Found Dead After Massive Police Search

Seoul Mayor Found Dead After Massive Police Search Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 12:00 Hours after being reported missing, driving international headlines throughout Thursday morning, the mayor of the South Korean capital Seoul, Park Won-soon, has been found dead. South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reports the breaking news: Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead in northern Seoul, police said Friday, after he was reported missing by his family. Park’s daughter had told police that her father’s phone was turned off after he left their home after leaving a message that sounded like a will. Police had been reportedly combing a hilly[…]

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Tropical System Could Bring Heavy Rainfall To New York City

Tropical System Could Bring Heavy Rainfall To New York City Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 10:01 Chances are, as early as Thursday, the 2020 hurricane season could get its sixth tropical system – now forming offshore of the North Carolina Outer Banks and likely headed to New York City.  Earlier this week, the National Hurricane Center (NWS) had a 70% probability the storm would develop into a tropical system. If that is the case, within the next 24-hours, winds would have to sustain 39 mph to become Tropical Storm Fay. NWS Weather Note  “Environmental conditions are expected to be conducive for development and a tropical or subtropical cyclone[…]

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Stocks Slide: US Finalizing Federal Contract Ban For Companies Using Huawei, Other Chinese Tech Giants

Stocks Slide: US Finalizing Federal Contract Ban For Companies Using Huawei, Other Chinese Tech Giants Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 09:43 Another day, another escalation in US-China trade, tech, diplomatic, financial – you name it – relations, and this time stocks noticed. Moments ago, Reuters reported that in its latest crackdown on Chinese reverse-engineering tech giants, the Trump administration plans to finalize regulations this week that will bar the U.S. government from buying goods or services from any company that uses products from five Chinese companies including Huawei, Hikvision and Dahua, a U.S. official said. The rule, which was prompted[…]

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Orwell Cancelled? Journalist Says “Vile” Author Aided Nazis

Orwell Cancelled? Journalist Says “Vile” Author Aided Nazis Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 09:24 Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, Despite being dead for 70 years, George Orwell may become the latest public figure to be cancelled after a left-wing journalist called him a “vile man” who aided the Nazis with his strident criticism of Stalinist Russia. Yes, really. “In addition to being a gov snitch, fraud George Orwell spent WWII demonizing the USSR as it defeated Nazism,” tweeted Ben Norman. “As the Red Army sacrificed millions fighting Hitler, and as the Nazi regime shoved Jews into gas[…]

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Hong Kong, Tokyo Report New Single-Day Coronavirus Records; US Deaths Are Starting To Climb: Live Updates

Hong Kong, Tokyo Report New Single-Day Coronavirus Records; US Deaths Are Starting To Climb: Live Updates Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 09:11 Summary: Goldman: 40% of US population lives in states where reopening has been rolled back or delayed US single-day tally tops 60k again Global total tops 12 million 7-day average death rate creeps higher Tokyo, Hong Kong report single-day highs of new cases India reported 22.7k new cases Victoria reports another 165 new cases Beijing slams US over WHO pullout * * * Update (0830ET): A team of analysts from Goldman Sachs wrote in a note sent out[…]

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Dumbfounded By Tesla, Morgan Stanley’s Jonas Cites “The Power Of Hope”, Issues $1800 Price Target Range

Dumbfounded By Tesla, Morgan Stanley’s Jonas Cites “The Power Of Hope”, Issues $1800 Price Target Range Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 09:06 It’s been a running joke for as long as we can remember that sell side analysts are behind the eight ball. They are notorious for upgrading and downgrading stocks after a large move has already taken place. But at least they used to do their best to try and spin a yarn explaining the move so their bank’s investment banking clients wouldn’t feel like total idiots for missing the move after paying tons of money for research – just slightly less than[…]

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Tech Stocks Continue to Surge Higher

S&P futures are trading around the unchanged mark as traders wait for jobless claim data. Tech stocks are once again gapping higher as investors rush into the sector in a FOMO type trade. Since the start of the quarter, there has been a surge in stocks like TSLA, AMZN, NVDA, SQ and countless others. The question is not if these stocks will find gravity, rather it’s a matter of when and what the catalyst will be.  The rise of COVID-19 case does not phase the Nasdaq stocks, but they will have to face earnings season in the coming weeks. The[…]

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Prince Andrew’s Cousin Says Ghislaine Maxwell Has “Secret Video” Of Him

Prince Andrew’s Cousin Says Ghislaine Maxwell Has “Secret Video” Of Him Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 05:00 Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News, An acquaintance of Ghislaine Maxwell has told reporters that the socialite has secret video footage of Prince Andrew that was filmed during her time as Jeffrey Epstein’s so called ‘madam’. Christina Oxenberg told The Sun that Andrew, the British Queen’s son, “is one of many johns, all of whom were videotaped by Ghislaine.” “He is not a victim here, but Ghislaine was never his friend, she was taping him,” Oxenberg added, noting that “Friends don’t tape friends.” Oxenberg is[…]

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Fired Ukraine Minister Dons Skimpy Bikini, Launches New Party To Fight Corruption Of “Pants-Wearing Idiots”

Fired Ukraine Minister Dons Skimpy Bikini, Launches New Party To Fight Corruption Of “Pants-Wearing Idiots” Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 04:15 Ukraine’s former deputy infrastructure minister, Aleksandra Klitina, recently released a racy video announcement of a new political party while partially exposing upper chest cleavage, reported RT News.  Klitina, 37, apparently knows how to attract a new base – her ‘physique’ was the centerpiece in the video as she called for a new political party called “Ukraine against corruption” – she posted the video on YouTube in late June.  In the short clip, Klitina is wearing a skimpy swimsuit while giving a political speech outdoors, standing[…]

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2020: A Rough Year For Greta?

2020: A Rough Year For Greta? Tyler Durden Thu, 07/09/2020 – 03:30 Via 21st Century Wire, The tea leaves are beginning to turn out. This may well be the year in which the climate change movement begins to go off the rails. It started off great, as elites and climatists descended on Davos to press home what looked to be the final mile in ramming through the adoption of some form of global Green New Deal by year’s end. Their secret weapon, a Swedish teen, was primed, locked and loaded. Their cause was then handed another gift in the Coronavirus lockdowns. Climate[…]

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