"I told you the Fed should have tightened."
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How To Deal With The Upcoming Recession, Inflation, Depression, Ice Age, Greenhouse Effect, Energy Crunch, Population Explosion, and Complete End of the World in the Year 2000.
"When do we all start frantically buying gold again?"
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"And please let Alan Greenspan accept the things he cannot change, give him the courage to change the things he can and the wisdom to know the difference."
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$165 Billion!!! Huge amount of money!
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A man walks past a homewares store that has a large sign in the window that reads "Appliance Riot! - Everything in stock priced at least 15% lower than this time next year".
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"Back in my day, you could buy a brand-new cadillac for what it costs today to mail one stinking letter!"
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"Remember the good old days, when all we had to worry about was a dollar-sixty-a-pound sirloin?"
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God throwing books down to earth entitled "The Coming Recession".
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"I can remember when a dollar was worth $47.32."
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"You don't need to understand—just go get a goddam bicycle pump."
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"On the foreign-exchange markets today, the dollar fell against all major currencies and the doughnut."
"I sold my soul for about a tenth of what the damn things are going for now."
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"Good God! Has the dollar fallen that far?"
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"Maybe saddling them with some debt will help these future generations work off some of their damn obesity."
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Zen and the Art of Interest Rate Adjustment
"Ten cents for a lousy five minutes", I thought, bitterly reflecting on a gentler time, when a single dime used to get me parking and a newspaper with enough left over to bribe the meter maid to let me off easy on my very first parking violation.
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"Because of inflation, I'm going to have to let two of you go."
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"We project, sir, in '86, a real economic growth of four and five-tenths per cent after adjustment for inflation and ideology."
"The economy always seems to be recovering, but it never recovers."
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"Whoops! There go those darned interest rates again!"
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"I intend to leave this earth with that with which I came into it …. Thirty million adjusted for inflation."
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A nurse accidentally provides a patient with helium instead of oxygen.
"I don't know a damn thing about monetary policy,but I know what I like."