Is it ok if I laugh now? I mean, a real big belly shaking hilarious kind of laugh?
Our government is so stupid, so insane and so out of control, that laughter is got to be better then pulling your hair out by the roots.
The only thing stupider are the people still playing in today’s Russian roulette version of the stock market.
I watch this thing go up, then go down, then go up and then go down, each time Congress or Bernanke or Paulson promise something that they cannot possibly deliver.
This is collapse folks. Full-blown, in-your-face, we’re-all-totally-and-royally screwed collapse. Our financial system is TOAST.
Absolute mindless ZOMBIES are running the show folks. Desperately trying to prop up what is irretrievably broken.
“All this obviously begs the question: what kind of economy are we going to live in if the old one is toast? Well, it’s also pretty obvious that it will have to be based on activities productively aimed at keeping human beings alive in an ecology that has a future. Once you grasp this, you will see that there is no reason to despair and more than enough for all of us to do, so we can recover from the zombie nation disease and get on with the next chapter of American history”
In Lurching Toward Gomorrah: More Signs of An Unstoppable Economic Meltdown Lendman lays it out succinctly, although he got the bailout figure wrong, it’s $7.7 trillion and still climbing.
Do you know how many YEARS it would take to simply run the printing presses to flood the banks with this kind of cash? That’ll never happen of course, but it’s going to create some terrifying conditions as the US Dollar becomes absolutely worthless.
Hehehehehe!!! Run up the black flag folks, it’s going to be mighty difficult in the days ahead.