Economics and Investing:

Steve W. mentioned a Numismaster article about nickels. Although it is presently illegal, it almost inevitable that following a debasement that the law willl change, and there will be large scale nickel melting.

Do I detect a hint of panic? IMF Calls on Euro Authorities to Stand Behind Deposit Insurance. (Thanks to Rhonda T. for the link.)

Quantitative Easing: QE3 Is Coming and Here’s How To Prepare

12 Signs Showing The Next Recession In The U.S. Is Underway

Items from The Economatrix:

This Is The Government:  Your Legal Right to Redeem Your Money Market Account Has Been Denied

Why the US is in an Invisible Depression

Too Big To Fail – Fed Proposal Allows Banks To Seize Your Money