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"Who controls the food supply controls the people; who controls the energy can control whole continents; who controls money can control the world" - Henry Kissinger

and yet...

"Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences" – Robert Louis Stevenson

Once a lawyer, always a lawyer - Hillary Clinton splits a hair

In response to an FT article by Demetri Sevastopulo on 1st September 2015, entitled 'Hillary Clinto faces fresh scrutiny over private email'

What a wonderful gift it is for so many politicians to have a legal background. The Clintons are exemplars for the rest of the wannabes:

"But in recent weeks she has tweaked her defence to say she never sent or received information that was “marked” classified at the time of transmittal"

Clearly she never had 'sexual relations' with those emails.

El-Erian says China needs to learn how to talk to markets. They're not the only ones

QE is ineffective...they're beginning to notice