[Thanks again to Dex for letting me re-post this.]
Obviously, there’s been a shitload of discussion, these last few years, regarding the recession.
Most of it useless, abstract, conjectural finger-pointing, generally in a manner suggesting the furthering of political agendas: “Democrats did it,” “Republicans did it,” “Banks did it,” and so on.
I won’t pretend to understand the intricacies of economics. However, I’m not stupid. I went to college. I worked a long time at a job that required me to think critically about nearly everything.
And something in the economic brouhaha seemed wrong. (more…)