Analysis of global economic and financial conditions
Much within this comic piece. The psychological vulnerability of right thinking people is huge! They WILL lose 80% of their portfolio, and feel ok about it if their neighbours are losing too. Well..., they might not feel ok, but hey, it's a world wide recession, and no one could have seen it coming. Someone is laughing all the way to the bank, well, that bank isn't there anymore, but they would be if it was.
If you like that skit, you'll like this SNL take on our ongoing financial rescue plan.