Is This Recession Worse?

I found this to be an incredible story from CNBC.  “The current situation has nothing in common with the Great Depression,” says economist Steve Hanke of the Cato Institute and Johns Hopkins University. “The sooner they [in Washington] stop spinning the bad news story and say nothing, the sooner we’ll be more confident.”

http://biz.yahoo.com/cnbc/090213/29163654.html?.v=1