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or maybe that's the way to recovery?
There's nothing really in any of the quotes to suggest Iran is actually particularly likely to face military action.
I have already told you all the situation.
oh and it is not a 'double dip' it is a continuing dip.......its just the measuring methods that they are using that is making it look like a 'double dip'
what is happeneing is awfulness.......however they shift things around a bit, peoplke suggest something (nothing changes in the underlying) and they are optimistic for a bit, then the iterative cycle of the spiral down comes around and they call it a double dip.
I know i piss people off on here, but it pisses me off that you guys quote these other inferior points of view as if they are somehow more reliable or informed, when it is patently apparent from their inability to forecast the general direction or deepness of the calamity that they havnt got a clue as to the real underlying situation (or they are just keeping a smile on their faces to keep the drowning man afloat for just a few more months/years)
here is a quote
"'British economists had hoped that with public and consumer spending in the doldrums, exports and investment by businesses would power the UK's economy this year.'"
why would anyone other than a madman think that in a time when other countries are suffering the worst of economic times that they would start to import more from the UK? What indicators did they think pointed to them wanting exports from the UK? NONE there were NO INDICATIONS, .......to say something like this without substantiation when you get paid megabucks and are meant to be 'expert' is scandalous, but everyone just laps up these sops.
what was the other bit? oh yes...investment by businesses.....yeah fucking right, when credit is harder to get and more businesses are collapsing and when the danger of unwise investment has never been more visible....AND WHEN BUSINESSES HAve never had less to invest (relatively) FUCKING YEAH under these circumstances if I were an expert that is exactly what i would expect...hell more than that, I would rely on it...........
(oh and if someone suggests china has a lot to invest...yes yes they do.....a lot to invest in, like tangable real stuff..like land and minerals and oil and technology and trying to get to a position where they could move away from having the US dollar as reserve currency
we found some change behind the sofa
Crispin got there first, didn't see that