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The Unintended Consequences of Intended Consequences

David4 Wrote: Apr 10, 2013 10:25 AM
Just what is a Central Banker supposed to do? It has been ages since someone has tried to answer the question. In the meantime they have been busy manipulating the financial system, to achieve several dishonest purposes. Increasingly they are failing even at that. BTW, John could use the Apple brand Proofreader version 2.0, when it comes out. I see "you" -> "your" and "are"->"our".

As the worldwide federalization of everything from Cypriot banks accounts to morning after pills continues to sweep across the globe, I’m reminded of a conversation I had with a former general officer.

In 2007, as we talked about what went wrong in Iraq, he told me: “We had a plan to invade Iraq. They didn’t use it. It was almost as if they purposefully screwed it up.”

His actual language was stronger, but so it went.

I’ve pondered that conversation since then, because the crises that are coming from both the Left and the Right all over...