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That 2 Trillion wasn't attached to anything real. Like your fart in the wind, someone pulled it out of their ass at some point and now it's gone because it was never really anything to start with.
originally posted by: Astyanax
Your economics teacher was quite right, but that doesn’t make the lost value any less real to those who lost it.
Money is an imaginary concept, but it only has to be imagined for it to be real. I’m surprised more religious institutions don’t use the money analogy to show that the productions of faith have material effects on the world.