Surfing the internet can throw up some very interesting things now and again.
Here are a few things I found today.
Charles (Oftwominds) has another interesting piece.
And here’s the chart I found particularly interesting.
The Dow Jones – inflation adjusted
Charles was drawing the comparison between the 1960’s and the recent bottom.
I was rather more interested in the fact that projecting back to the 1920’s, the peak just before the great crash is about where we still are some 80 years later. Hmmmm….
The Lost history of Helmand Afghanistan
~ By Adam Curtis
So, whats the difference between a waste of money and a gigantic waste of money?
Still on Afghanistan, but taking a distinctly different approuch to the issues. A fun read whether you believe or not.
~ by F. William Engdahl
The geopolitics behind the phoney US war in Afghanistan