"This has been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression. There is no question about it," said Mark Gertler, a New York University economist who worked with fellow academic Ben Bernanke, now the Federal Reserve chairman, to explain how financial turmoil can infect the overall economy....if we weren't spending billions of dollars a week on a war we really didn't need in Iraq, perhaps we may not be in this bind?
Wednesday, September 17, 2008
I'm Lucky But One Gets To Wondering
I've got a good job, and it's not in the banking industry, but I'm getting hit hard. One has to wonder...