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Obamanomics Has Failed Dismally

Lois142 Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 8:53 PM
Carter's starting to look like a winner, up against our clown-in-chief.
pascagoulapappy Wrote: Sep 16, 2012 12:07 AM
Obarmy and crew sort of make you yearn for the halcyon days of Grits and Fritz and Lance and Vance and Ham and Jody and Uncle Andy.

About 30 years ago, Paul Volcker launched a monumental monetary effort to bring down inflation. As Fed chairman, he sold bonds, removed cash from the economy and cared not one wit about rising interest rates. And it worked. Gold plunged, King Dollar soared, and the drop-off in bank reserves and money extinguished high inflation -- and actually launched a multi-decade period of very low inflation.

This week, current Fed chairman Ben Bernanke embarked on an absolute reversal of Volcker's policy. He is launching a monumental effort to buy bonds and inject new money into the economy in order to reignite economic...