Economics and Investing:

Now we can see who benefited from all that “stimulus”: Private Jobs Down 4.6 Million From January 2008; Federal Jobs Up 11.4%. (Thanks to Pierre M. for the link.)

Joe G. sent this: U.S. Home Sales to Foreigners Rise as Low Prices Draw Investors:

These numbers are mind boggling: US Federal Deficit Totals $844.5B Through 8 Months. (Thanks to G.G. for the link.)

Mary F. sent this: Dread and Uncertainty Pervade Life in a Diminished Greece

Items from The Economatrix:

The Euro Is Doomed

Gary North:  George Soros Warns EU Going Down In Three Months

Data Points to Soft US Economy, Possible Fed Action

Central Banks Ready to Combat Greek Market Storm