Using Veritas to Construct the "Per…

29-04-2017 Hits:93200 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

Using Veritas to Construct the "Perfect" Digital Investment Portfolio" & How to Value "Hard to Value" tokens, Pt 1

The golden grail of investing is to find that investable asset that provides the greatest reward with the least risk. Alas, despite how commonsensical that precept seems to be, many...

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The Veritas 2017 Token Offering Summary …

15-04-2017 Hits:84486 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

The Veritas 2017 Token Offering Summary Available For Download and Sharing

The Veritas Offering Summary is now available for download, which packs all the information about Veritas in a single page. A step by step guide to purchasing Veritas can be downloaded here.

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What Happens When the Fund Fee Fight Hit…

10-04-2017 Hits:84399 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

What Happens When the Fund Fee Fight Hits the Blockchain

A hedge fund recently made news by securitizing its LP units as Ethereum-based tokens and selling them as tradeable (thereby liquid) assets. This brings technology to the VC industry that...

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Veritaseum: The ICO That's Ushering in t…

07-04-2017 Hits:88956 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

Veritaseum: The ICO That's Ushering in the Era of P2P Capital Markets

Veritaseum is in the process of building peer-to-peer capital markets that enable financial and value market participants to deal directly with each other on a counterparty risk-free basis in lieu...

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This Is Ground Zero for the 2017 Veritas…

03-04-2017 Hits:87439 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

This Is Ground Zero for the 2017 Veritas Offering. Are You Ready to Get Your Key to the P2P Capital Markets?

This is the link to the Veritas Crowdsale landing page. Here is where you will be able to buy the Veritas ICO when it is launched in mid-April. Below, please...

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What is the Value Proposition For Verita…

01-04-2017 Hits:87254 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

What is the Value Proposition For Veritas, Veritaseum's Software Token?

 A YouTube commenter asked a very good question that we will like to take some time to answer. The question was, verbatim: I've watched your video and gone through the slides. The exchange...

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This Real Estate Bubble, Like Some Relat…

28-03-2017 Hits:58422 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

This Real Estate Bubble, Like Some Relationships, Is Complicated...

CNBC reports US home prices rise 5.9 percent to 31-month high in January according to S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller. This puts the 20 city index close to an all time high, including...

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Bloomberg Chimes In With My Warnings As …

28-03-2017 Hits:86784 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

Bloomberg Chimes In With My Warnings As Landlords Offer First Time Ever Concessions to Retail Renters

Over the last quarter I've been warning about the significant weakness in retailers and the retail real estate that most occupy (links supplied below). Now, Bloomberg reports: Manhattan Landlords Are Offering...

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Our Apple Analysis This Week - This Comp…

27-03-2017 Hits:86401 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

Our Apple Analysis This Week - This Company Is Not What Most Think It IS

We will releasing our Apple forensic analysis and valuation this week for subscribers (click here to subscribe - lowest tier is the same as a Netflix subscription). As can be...

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The Country's First Newly Elected Lame D…

27-03-2017 Hits:86756 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

The Country's First Newly Elected Lame Duck President Will Cause Massive Reversal Of Speculative Gains

Note: Subscribers should reference  the paywall material here for stocks that should give a good risk/reward scenario for bearish trades. The Trump administration's legislative outlook is effectively a political desert, with...

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Sears Finally Throws In The Towel Exactl…

22-03-2017 Hits:93043 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

Sears Finally Throws In The Towel Exactly When I Predicted "has ‘substantial doubt’ about its future"

My prediction of Sears collapsing once interest rates started ticking upwards was absolutely on point.

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The Transformation of Television in Amer…

21-03-2017 Hits:90383 BoomBustBlog Reggie Middleton

The Transformation of Television in America and Worldwide

TV has changed more in the past 10 years than it has since it's inception nearly 100 years ago This change is profound, and the primary benefactors look and act...

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Now here is a surprise that I bet no one saw coming...

Paulson Debt Plan May Benefit Mostly Goldman, Morgan (Update2)
Bloomberg - USA
22 (Bloomberg) -- Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Morgan Stanley may be among the biggest beneficiaries of the $700 billion US plan to buy assets from ...
  Nahhh! Say it ain't so!

Rosenberg assumed the government will use a reverse auction in which banks submit the lowest prices they are willing to sell certain types of assets for and then the government buys the cheapest ones, with the goal of ``protecting the taxpayers,'' the report said.

If you wan't to protect taxpayers, let the banks eat the market prices. Someone has to eat them, and it should be the ones who cooked them up in the first place. The weak banks are going to fail anyway, and these games just assist in dragging this out longer. A better use of the government funds would be to offer credit in exchange for warrants to the solvent banks, ex. the AIG deal. The government will make money instead of losing it, and the banks will finally be incentivized to achieve true economic performance (or risk losing their companies) in lieu of playing accounting games - which is what got many of them into this mess to begin with. Can we all say "OFF BALANCE SHEET ACCOUNTING"!

According to the Wall Street Journal, the Treasury Relents on Key Points. This isn't enough, though. We need a real, workable soluton that will not break the back of the average American tax payer. Let's conduct a real time experiment on the socio-political influence of this new media medium called the blog. I recieve a little less than 3 and a half million visitors a year through my self-published new media magazine, and if you glance at the demographics through the survey available in the menu, I have a fairly capable readership. I want my readers who are skeptical of the Paulson plan to reach out to the congressmen and senators and voice your opinion.

I got this list off of Mish's site, and I have made 2 additions at the beginning. Please contact these representatives and let your voices be heard in regards to Paulson's plan.


Most Sympathetic List

Start with Congresswoman Yvette Clarke, you can actually tell her you came from Reggie Middleton's site.

Washington Office
1029 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-6231
Fax: (202) 226-0112

Send her an Email


The same here with Chuck Schumer, tell him Reggie Middleton (from his district) will be willing to sit down and work on practical, workable alternatives to the Paulson proposal, and I will bring a team of analysts with me. As a matter of fact, you can make everybody on this list the same offer:

Washington, DC
313 Hart Senate Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-6542
Fax: 202-228-3027
TDD: 202-224-0420

send him an e-mail


Shelby, Richard C.- (R - AL)
(202) 224-5744
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bunning, Jim- (R - KY)
(202) 224-4343
Web Form:

Grassley, Chuck- (R - IA)
(202) 224-3744
Web Form:

Kyl, Jon- (R - AZ)
(202) 224-4521
Web Form:

Ensign, John- (R - NV)
Washington D.C. Office
119 Russell Senate Building
Washington, D.C. 20510
Phone: (202) 224-6244
Fax: (202) 228-2193
Web Form:

Congressman Mike Pence (R - IN)
Washington DC
1317 Longworth HOB
Washington, DC 20515
(202) 225-3021 office
(202) 225-3382 fax
Web Form:

Send this post to 5 or 10 of your friends and have them do the same. Do it now, while you are thinking about it.

Ask For A Filibuster

Please email and phone the following Senators with this message:

For the good of the United States of America, I am asking [Senator/Congressman] [insert name here] to stand up to justice and protect the taxpayer. Please filibuster Paulson's proposal. Instead, please consider solid alternatives to recapitalize banks in a way that protects the taxpayer.

Shelby, Richard C.- (202) 224-5744
Bunning, Jim - (202) 224-4343
Grassley, Chuck - (202) 224-3744
Kyl, Jon - (202) 224-4521
Ensign, John - (202) 224-6244

Congressman Mike Pence - (202) 225-3021