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‘Credit Crunch’ Timeline: BBC link

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Here’s a link to the BBC’s Timeline of the ‘credit crunch’ fiasco heard round the world:

http://www.truthdig.com/eartotheground/item/20081006_timeline_the_global_credit_crisis/

Well, you know I keep thinking of the Scriptural warning that eventually “no one will be able to buy or sell”…can’t help myself.

So when financial ‘experts’ say that “liquidity” (Neptune) has “dried up” (Saturn) it occurs to me that the billions, trillions, and gazillions didn’t simply disappear – they’ve migrated en masse into shadowy offshore and Swiss accounts, y’know what I mean?

Well, the world has traded seashells and pelts before so I suppose we can do it again. But somehow I think the self-imagined ‘masters of the universe’ have something more 1984-esque in mind, don’t you?

Here’s the direct link to the BBC site’s Timeline:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/7521250.stm

Written by Jude Cowell

October 6, 2008 at 8:00 pm

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  1. Jude,

    I really dig your site and your POV. I’m going to add it as a link to my own site. If you have time, stop by:

    http://www.robertphoenix.com

    Keep the faith . . .

    rpm1122

    February 12, 2009 at 8:50 am

    • Hi Robert, am adding you now! You have a great site and I esp liked what you say about the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ and its symbolism with the US econo-crisis. Thanks for shouting me out! jude

      judecowell

      February 12, 2009 at 3:42 pm


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