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The Credit Crunch

Posted by | Posted in Society, Stupidity | Posted on 06-01-2009

I’m almost certain I’ve said this before, but I don’t believe that the credit crunch is as bad as everyone makes out. At least, it wouldn’t be as bad as it is if people didn’t buy into all the hype.

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Financial Markets – What The Real Crack Is

Posted by | Posted in Finance | Posted on 07-10-2008

If I have two apples, and I give you six apples, how many apples do I have left?

Well I took a look at the house I might be moving into last night, and it seems quite nice. I very much doubt I’ll find a better house round here. And because a family member of mine lived in it previously, there’s a whole load of stuff I can rob from them and use as my own, which saves me the hassle of buying a load of new furniture and guff like that. What with this so-called credit crunch, that’s probably a good thing.

I’ve had some good feedback about Sunday’s mix that I posted, and I’m glad some people are enjoying it:

This mix is fucking mint!

I read this interesting article yesterday that explained a lot about how the so-called Credit Crunch we’re in came about. There’s also a bit of history in there too, for good measure. Although the article goes into some detail about what’s been going on in the financial markets over the last couple of years, there’s a lot of slight exaggerations. Not with the story, but with descriptions like this:

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