- -- Wall Street Mocked American Values, 2/11/2009. We have to appreciate Frank's overview here, reminding us that Goldman Sachs had a very high payout in 2006. A few months later (okay, a couple of years), they were at our door (taxpayers) looking for bailouts. Sheesh. Too, we're reminded that Thain took home $6M for running one of the markets. Poster boy, indeed.
- --- Capitalism Needs a Sound-Money Foundation, 2/12/2009. A continuation of Shelton's arguments against the gab-standard and for stable money. This is so foundational that it'll continue to be of interest.
- -- How Government Created the Financial Crisis, 2/9/2009. Taylor's look at the mess and how Ben and others exacerbated the problems.
07/22/2015 -- Some of these are, now, poster boys.
06/23/2013 -- Ben sure has talked up (gabbed to) the investors; a recent downturn offers a lot to think about.
10/22/2012 -- Finally, we hear from 60 minutes. There is a bigger issue: are these binding shut-up policies (always in favor of the employer) constitutional?