The later section on falling oil prices and how they resemble the days leading up to the 2008 crash is worth reading despite Michael Snyder's obsession with playing Dr Doom in every one of his articles.
For The Record with its limited knowledge of economics would guess that a fall in oil prices means that in simple demand-supply economics, demand has fallen against an oversupply, therefore causing prices to fall. Although price manipulation could have been carried out to reduce Russian profits.
This is worth reading by itself: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/if-everything-is-just-fine-why-are-so-many-really-smart-people-forecasting-economic-disaster
And one would have to wonder why despite years of incessant warnings nothing major to the point it can't be ignored by the presstitute corporate media has happened yet. Technically we are in a Great Depression. Perception of prosperity is what keeps a mass financial panic from happening.
The world is on the verge of something big that none of us are going to like. Prepare yourself.
Why Silver is an important asset to be acquired and the current price levels are a fraud: