- Oil has dropped $7 per barrel this morning "due to turmoil in the U.S. financial system."
- Goodwill, Salvation Army, and other thrift stores are seeing sales rise 5 to 15 percent. (On the downside, donations are down, as folks hang onto their old stuff longer... hey wait! that's an upside too!)
- Regular folks are downsizing, shedding debt, buying less, and putting more money in the bank. Gee, you mean there's more to running a household budget than signing up for more credit cards?
***Pipeline News from Corps of Engineers - I just heard on NPR SDPB-Radio that the US Corps of Engineers has stated that the current Dakota Access pipeline route under the Missouri is unsatisfactory...
11 hours ago