September 2013 CPI Inflation Moderates Although Energy Prices Rose

by Doug Short and Steven Hansen The September 2013 Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) year-over-year inflation rate declined although energy commodity prices inflated.

Tower of Babel Moment

by Reverse Engineer, Doomstead Diner Last week over in China, the Chinese had to SHUT DOWN Beijing due to SMOG problems.  This is pretty radical, since far as I know not even Los Angeles ever got shut down due to Smog, and it was pretty nasty there particularly before CA Greenies went big time into emissions restrictions …