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Sunday, October 19, 2008

  Sunday grab-bag

My Sunday morning TV fix: Propaganda then and now.

Useful background for that is Orwell's Politics and the English Language.

Here's a devastating (and funny) critique of the TSA's security theater, carried by the Atlantic.

And a little bit about Spengler's decline of the West.

And foreign investment into the USA continues to dry up at an astounding rate - of course, these statistics lag reality by a lot, so I have no idea how the worldwide intervention is being accounted for.

Chart of U.S. Money Supply Growth

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Hm, Money supply ? This reminds me of the "money as debt" video


For person like me not working in finance areas, this was immensely educational. And scary.
 
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