I simply have to let you know about this superb video. It is about roots of financial crisis and, believe it or not, it is really funny. Sarcastic, ironic, simply great!
And here is another interesting thing related to the financial crisis and US recession.
Look here to read well written and easily-understandable article of J. Sachs on Project Syndicate.
I think, that both of these things will entertain and educate you as well.
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