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19 Responses to “KunstlerCast 403 — Lt. Col Steve Murray And The Chaos Ahead”

  1. Godfree Roberts June 5, 2024 at 11:23 am #

    Washington’s elite are all committing treason because they’ve helped China?
    That they are treasonous slime bags is obvious, but I would rank Lizard People above the Chinese as the likelier culprits.

    • shabbaranks June 9, 2024 at 2:13 am #

      I see what you did there. Still carrying water for China. Sad.

      • Groundhog June 24, 2024 at 1:44 pm #

        At the moment China makes most all of our shoes and Asia (including China) makes most all of our clothing, pots and pans, car parts, etc. Sears used to sell good quality Craftsman brand tools made in America, and Sears is fading out into the graveyard of once strong American companies. At this moment in my town, the old Sears is gone from the mall and across the street is Harbor Freight selling what is now good quality stuff but all made in China. Most of what is sold in Walmart, Target, etc. is made in China.

        So tell us again. Who is carrying water for who?

        I find it likely that China doesn’t mind making shoes for us at all. We need those shoes badly if we’re to be carrying water about for them. They’re glad we carry water and want us to do it efficiently.

  2. tom clark June 5, 2024 at 8:34 pm #

    Let me go off the reservation here and offer up the daring proposal that I don’t think Donald Trump will get smoked today (June 6), precipitating a civil war as the guest forsees. I congratulate him on serving his country well, but does he have PTSD?
    Our host handled this firecracker about as well as could be expected, but next time, James, if you’re going to interview a conspiracy theorist, try David Icke.

    • GoLightRail June 9, 2024 at 11:30 am #

      The thing is, this website and podcast became a “Trump can do no wrong” conspiracy theory machine about eight years ago.

  3. Dr. Coyote June 5, 2024 at 8:47 pm #

    I’ll give LTC Murray this – the man doesn’t hold anything back. However far out his forecasts seem today, by this time next year they may seem tame. I’m… gonna have to give this one a second listen, after we get past the news tomorrow.

    • GoLightRail June 9, 2024 at 11:26 am #

      I’m still waiting on the myocarditis that every male who got “the jab” (over two years ago) has. And the Trump assassination on June 6 – must have missed that too. And the city “no police zones” that Obama got started planning last decade – what are they waituing for? I think I’ll pass on buying a short wave radio.

      • Dr. Coyote June 9, 2024 at 6:24 pm #

        Hm, then let me introduce you to my brother, the retired heart surgeon. He developed myocarditis a few days after his second shot. Coincidence perhaps, but heart disease doesn’t run in our family. Then there’s a friend with somehow exactly the same problem. Same sort of timing too. However, what I can’t do is introduce you to a former colleague who dropped dead the day after his Nth booster last fall.

        Anecdotes, maybe, but the anecdotes are stacking up. Look around in your pool of family and friends and I’ll bet that you’ll find a few anecdotes of your own. Heavily vaccinated nations seem to have a bumper crop of anecdotes these days.

        • GoLightRail June 11, 2024 at 7:14 am #

          OK, I’ll look around my pool of family and friends….. nope, no anecdotes, most everyone vaccinated, no one has myocarditis. Sorry, you just lost your $0 bet.

          • wolfbay June 11, 2024 at 8:25 pm #

            Don’t forget CDC is now recommending your booster # 9. Insanity.

        • swtNEK June 22, 2024 at 9:54 am #

          And my brother who got a turbo liver cancer,
          . My husband’s brother in law who just died of a glioma. My cousin’s husband who dies a few days after his second vaccine of a massive heart attack. The local partners of a local equipment rental: one glioma, now dead, another died in the shower of massive heart attack, and the other dies of a very aggressive fast cancer. These men all died within three weeks of each other. The wife of the aggressive cancer victim took the stihl saw franchise part of the business to another shop in town as she was the lone survivor. My husband had a few friends also die from the hospital “death” protocols.

      • SG-71 June 12, 2024 at 12:10 am #

        I had myocarditis for about 3 months after Moderna #2. The inflammation (now latent and can flare up with recurring bouts of Covid) has impacted my pre-existing bundle branch block and now I can get an uncomfortably low pulse that causes panic attacks.

        I’m probably the only person you know who can get anxiety/panic attacks and maintain a pulse under 68 bpm through the event every time.

        I never had problems pre-C19. I got wild virus in March 2020, had no issues. Only in Summer ’21 did my issues start (after finishing Moderna 2).

      • whatsupPA June 13, 2024 at 12:36 am #

        We have the “no police” in PA, at least in the city overnight. (Pgh)

        • GoLightRail June 15, 2024 at 10:46 am #

          No we don’t.

    • swtNEK June 22, 2024 at 9:50 am #

      Some what today might seem outlandish. But considering how many outlandish scenarios of the past are now true today, I too can give the Lt. Col. a pass. I have often thought a short wave radio might be a good thing, but looks like I should have purchased a good one a few years ago.
      I have however, been a homesteader for many years. We are not totally off grid, but we keep refining our systems for water and cooling for food so that we don’t have to rely on the grid. Being off grid in my definition means we do not rely on solar, batteries, generators etc. we rely simply on what we have here on our NE VT property, We are currently plumbing our cistern to reach into the room above it with a hand pump, because at some point the plumbing materials etc. my not be available. Our fences are good… 6’ tall no climb which keeps most predators out and away from our goats, chickens, and large garden. We are planning tapping into a spring above the house and collecting it too. Water, is the first basic necessity. Shelter of course is important, but that is complete. We are growing much of our own food and establishing trade with other locals for meat etc. though we are considering our own pigs. We are not young either.

  4. whatsupPA June 6, 2024 at 8:53 am #

    He sounds passionate about much, but maybe missing a few pieces? If he’s in healthcare , he ought to know of foreign hospitals us Univ are building, like UPMC in Chiba opening 5.

    Perhaps he should be keeping tabs petreaus and send him a LinkedIn invite since he too is in healthcare and running huge medical RE fund, KKR (?)

    Is there anything left to save in this country? Did DHT do anything to slow/stop
    WEF advancement? His daughter is YGL.
    Michael Rectenwalk seemed to know his deep and this goes and would love to hear from him again after his run for Libertarian nomination last week.

    It seems over and that we’re last to know.

  5. TravisB June 6, 2024 at 3:31 pm #

    The rumble link does not work. Or has been made not to.

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  6. arrowhead1857 June 6, 2024 at 3:31 pm #

    Just beautiful.

  7. GoLightRail June 9, 2024 at 10:59 am #

    According to Lt. Col. Steve Murray, I have myocarditis! (19:58 of the podcast) Oh wow – I did not know that. Neither does my doctor. Everyone, keep telling yourselves: “This guy is NOT a conspiracy theorist.”