Eric P. sent this from Der Spiegel: How Monetary Policy Threatens Savings A key quote: "Anyone who can afford it is seeking protection from inflation and fleeing to material assets."
G.G. flagged this: Nine in ten Scots ‘living off state’s patronage’
Also from G.G.: The dollar’s days as reserve currency are numbered
Decline, Decay, Denial, Delusion, And Despair (Thanks to R.B.S. for the link.)
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