S.C. flagged this: Policy Options Dwindle as Economic Fears Grow. S.C’s comment: “Wow, even the New York Times gets it!”
Chris P. sent this New York Times article: Housing Fades as a Means to Build Wealth.
G.G. sent this: S&P Says US Should Act to Protect AAA-Rating.
G.G. flagged Part 2 of Gonzalo Lira’s excellent essay: Hyperinflation, Part II: What It Will Look Like
My hero, Dr. Walter Williams comments: Avoiding the Looming Disaster of Social Security (Thanks to Don W. for the link.)
Sue C. sent this: Economy slows to 1.6 percent as trade gap widens
Items from The Economatrix:
UK: Graduates Warned of Record 70 Applicants for Every Job. “Class of 2010 told to consider flipping burgers or shelf stacking to build skills as they also compete with last year’s graduates.”