Good thing we have politics and the Onion right now.
I believe the U.S. government is about to buy into the banks. As in, become owners. I never thought I'd see the day that happened. But then, I never thought I'd see a lot of things that have happened over the past decade.
Krugman has an uncharacteristically dire column in the NYT: it's the moment of truth he says. The time to act is now.
Hang on to your britches.
Oh, and here's a primer for you: Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution
Friday, October 10, 2008