"Straight Flush: The Taiwan Straight Beats The Straight Of Hormuz"
"A Clear Signal of Insanity"

Just in case you don't have enough to worry about . . .

I thought about calling this post "Five Horsemen of the Apocalypse" but decided that was a tad melodramatic.  But here are five links to some grim stuff:

"Get Ready For The Californication Of America".

"The American Elite Declares Its Independence From America".

"When ‘Dr. Death’ Came for Me: The Black Art of Political Opposition Research".

"Catastrophe Is All Around Us".

"BlackRock Is Leading A $120 Trillion Investment Boom That Is Upending Wall St.".