Mr. Celente covers the trends that he has been speaking about for years with a new twist; ‘a time release plague’. Alex, of course, asks him to be more specific and he talks about the obesity problem in our country, how it happened, the poisoned food we have been eating and how it is going to be taking a toll on our population as the economic pressure increases. He believes that we are going to be seeing a ‘thinning of the herd’, and the 20% of the population that are independent thinkers, not followers, are going to start leading the way.
“So, as its going down, you don’t have to go down with it. As its going down, see where gold is going. Think 100 times before you get sucked into buying another piece of real estate. Break the chains from those chain stores. If enough people stop going to Walmart,…stop going to Target, stop eating McDonalds. Guess what? They collapse. You know why? Because they are working on margins, and the only way those margins grow is by them expanding…. 20% of the people in this country can break those chains.”