Peter Schiff: The real fiscal cliff.
Bloomberg reports from Japan: The End of a 1,400-Year-Old Business. (Thanks to R.N. and G.G. for the link.)
B.B. sent: $16,015,769,788,215.80 - $5.4 trillion added under Obama. JWR's Comment: Don't just blame Obama. It is Congress that holds the purse strings!
Also from B.B.: Supermarkets being looted in Spain
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