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How the 2008 Financial Crisis Changed America

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How the 2008 Financial Crisis Changed America

Post by jamesbond » June 29th, 2019, 7:48 am

This video goes in detail regarding the effects of the 2008 financial collapse on America. It also explains how the collapse could of been even worse than it already was.

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Re: How the 2008 Financial Crisis Changed America

Post by Taco » July 6th, 2019, 12:40 pm

10 million people lost their jobs, 8 million of them were men, 6 million people lost their homes. Also, lots of men had their wives leave them after they went broke which is probably a good thing.

The movie, "The Big Short' is about the 2008 financial crisis. I liked this scene a lot...

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Re: How the 2008 Financial Crisis Changed America

Post by Moretorque » July 6th, 2019, 6:31 pm

The central banks are the back stop to the whole system...
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Re: How the 2008 Financial Crisis Changed America

Post by Taco » July 7th, 2019, 5:39 am

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"One of the saddest lessons of history is this: we're no longer interested in finding out the truth." - Carl Sagan

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