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Economic crisis called worst since 70s
"It is the most serious financial crisis of our lifetime," said billionaire investor George Soros, noting a growing effect on the U.S. economy as a whole, rather than just financial markets. "It is an idle dream to think that you could have this kind of crisis without the real economy being affected.
Financial stress overshadows Fed outlook
Mon Jul 14, 2008 10:08pm EDT
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke delivers the U.S. central bank's semiannual monetary policy report to Congress on Tuesday and Wednesday, just days after the Treasury and Fed were forced to intervene for the second time in four months to prevent a financial market meltdown.
Originally posted by dunwichwitch
Just remember, no matter what happens, it will be okay eventually. As long as most of us realize that we're all in this together. We just gotta be compassionate and giving in even times of lack, because that's just what it is about. Learn morality, people! There's no excuse for being a dick. Your inflated egos and tiny penises won't save you from God or yourself forever.
Just try being cool to everyone all the time, and man if we could all learn how to just be excellent to each other, we wouldn't even need these systems of control in the first place... so we would never have to be afraid of systems control collapsing in the first place.
Money exists because people forgot how to work together.
So.... this is society? A society that doesn't work with well with others, but rather works in spite of themselves.
That's some schizophrenic social behavior.
[edit on 29-6-2008 by dunwichwitch]
Just try being cool to everyone all the time, and man if we could all learn how to just be excellent to each other,
everything will be all right if we are willing to work together. But if we are going to horde and deny thy neighbor then well we are truly doomed.
Originally posted by windwaker
reply to post by dgtempe
Yes, I researched this claim, and it's actually true. Halliburton has created several mega-prisons for use in different scenarios involving threats to national security:
Emergency detention plan: 'This way to the camps!'
But a prison that holds two million? Why on Earth would you need to build a prison that big, unless you intend to fill it?
Originally posted by tgambill
interesting information...but, its a fact that they are working together like they orchestrated the 1929 Depression sitting up a US military coup and WWII............fact.
reply to post by robertfenix