Investment strategist, Marc Faber tells it like it is... On CNBC. (I think the mainstream news media is finally taking off the rosy lens!)
Now with an 'austerity' budget in the US now, will we see people there get a little restive?
But seriously, the "public activism" taking place around the globe is largely directionless. Desperate populations are merely taking on the most visible symbols of an unsustainable system. It is here that the mainstream news media urgently needs to dig up real facts, educate people about the real issues, and host real experts people who can point out real solutions. Stop with the spin - people are beginning to see through it.
And they'll need to do this quickly. Because things could get very ugly very fast.
Worst stock photo of the week. - I found this particular affront (or paean to cornball) on Ad Age, illustrating an article felicitously entitled, "TV NETWORKS MEET ON THOR, NEW EFFORT TO ...
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