Archive for February 2012
Is the Greek financial crisis really resolved? Don't be so sure. Also, the $40 billion national mortgage settlement is likely going to cost taxpayers money. The guys will talk about how that will likely work.
The unemployment rate has fallen to 8.3%. So says the Bureau of Labor Statistics. So why, then, does Forbes Magazine claim that the same U-3 rate is actually 11%? The guys explore this question and look at the on-again, off-again Greek bailout.
This week, Jake and Walt talk about the European Debt Crisis that won't go away, despite everything that the politicians and the bankers throw at it. Plus, we look at a fascist-leaning report from the FBI warning against, "extremists [who] may refuse to pay taxes, defy government environmental regulations and believe the United States went bankrupt by going off the gold standard" and claiming that routine encounters with police can turn violent "at the drop of a hat," according to FBI spokesman Stuart McArthur.
This week the guys look into claims by the cracker group, Anonymous, that they have uncovered evidence that Ron Paul regularly corresponds and converses with a neo-Nazi group. Also, they look at the latest financial news coming out of Europe.