All you really have to do to win the Presidential Medal of Freedom is be wrong about the housing bubble, deregulation and the “free market.” Congratulations, Alan. You hit the trifecta.
UPW Senior Reporter Marcy Popindick is reporting that Alan Greenspan has disappeared after publishing an op-ed in the Financial Times.
Attempts to reach Greenspan have been futile.
“Hello, Alan. Alan, are you there? Come in Alan.”
Houston, we have a problem. Alan Greenspan is lost in space.
Say “cheese” Alan. Read the Article at HuffingtonPost
Update. According to this developing story, Greenspan is not lost in space. He’s just lost it. The former Federal Reserve Chairman said capitalism is not responsible for income inequality.
A spokesman for the former Fed Chair, speaking under conditions of deep background, stated Greenspan believes that feudalism and the Knights of the Round Table had more to do with inequality, deregulation and the housing bubble than modern capitalism.
Alan Greenspan reading Ayn Rand comics to former Vice President Dick Cheney.
Other news organizations are reporting that Greenspan has gone into hiding after making such inane comments in his Financial Times op-ed.
Anybody who still gives one shit about anything this man has to say please raise your hand. Nobody. That’s what I thought.
- A Laissez Faire-y Tale (blogcritics.org)