Words you tend not to hear from IMF chief economists
(Matt Taibbi has this right, but doesn’t go far enough.)
Well, er. And speaking of populism:
Fact-esque has an interesting post on why the torches have never quite gotten lit, and the pitchforks are still hung up in the barn, right next to the stall where the pony was going to be: People blame themselves. The banksters made us believe it's our own fault. The wise ruler provides many opportunities for failure in the populace....