PowerSwitch Main Page
PowerSwitch
The UK's Peak Oil Discussion Forum & Community
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Government cracking up :-)

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    PowerSwitch Forum Index -> Government and Society
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
3rdRock
Guest





PostPosted: Wed Mar 04, 2015 7:17 pm    Post subject: Government cracking up :-) Reply with quote

The Keiser Report - Episode 726

http://rt.com/shows/keiser-report/236921-episode-726-max-keiser/

Quote:
In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss the governments economic policies apparently cooked up in a crack den - literally! Tabloids in the UK claim to have footage of the Chancellors top economic adviser smoking crack. They look at the economic policies this man may have been pushing and at how they cause effects very similar to those of crack cocaine. In the second half, Max interviews Professor Richard Werner, who, in the early 1990s, coined the phrase quantitative easing. Together they take a look at the monster which QE has become.
Back to top
emordnilap



Joined: 05 Sep 2007
Posts: 14550
Location: Houǝsʇlʎ' ᴉʇ,s ɹǝɐllʎ uoʇ ʍoɹʇɥ ʇɥǝ ǝɟɟoɹʇ' pou,ʇ ǝʌǝu qoʇɥǝɹ˙

PostPosted: Thu Mar 05, 2015 12:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The 'crack' Thatcher introduced us to is non-existent money, debt. Give people shitty lives with no chance of a better income but offer debt (crack) instead. The analogy Stacy Herbert follows is so apt, so true. And just wait till interest rates rise, yikes.
_________________
I experience pleasure and pains, and pursue goals in service of them, so I cannot reasonably deny the right of other sentient agents to do the same - Steven Pinker
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    PowerSwitch Forum Index -> Government and Society All times are GMT + 1 Hour
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group