The RAND Corporation recently presented a shocking proposal to the Pentagon in which it lobbied for a war to be started with a major foreign power in an attempt to stimulate the American economy and prevent a recession.
Now there's a surprise. Massive demand and instant consumption at the same time.
It was only a matter of time. So countless lives will be lost. That is the price of free trade, apparently.
Whatever the RAND corps may or may not have done, anyone with a speck of historical and economic sense can put two and two together in a Depression and come up with 1939.
Colin Powell's bizarre outburst doesn't make things any clearer.
"Colin Powell appeared on Meet The Press and statedWe don't know what we don't know.
“There’s going to be a crisis which will come along on the 21st, 22nd of January that we don’t even know about right now.”