- Zero Hedge: How The World Almost Came To An End At 2PM On September 18
"…by 2pm that afternoon, $5.5 trillion would have been drawn out of the money market system of the U.S., would have collapsed the entire economy of the U.S., and within 24 hours the world economy would have collapsed. It would have been the end of our economic system and our political system as we know it…"
(tags:pol doom gmf )
- Subtopia: The Floating Labor Camps of the Now
"…what caught my attention in all of this was the vessel one company has used to bring over Italian laborers and house them as well, moored on the docks for the duration of their contract. According to this article, it is quite literally an old prison barge that?s been converted into dismally cheap shelter…"
(tags:architecture pol gmf )
- Google Noticeboard
"Google Noticeboard is an application that helps people access and share information over the Internet using public digital noticeboards. Using Google Noticeboard, communities can access a variety of relevant information. People can create text messages or record voice snippets and post them to one or more noticeboards."
(tags:web comms )
Links for 2009-03-14
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