I found these videos on revolutionradio.org. Without question (and without the usual “jargon”) these are the best explanations of what has caused our current predicament that I have ever seen. And it shows why it's much more wide ranging than just mortgages.
Sit down with a martini before viewing:
Now get your second martini:
As depressing as this last video is, I don't mean it to be. There is enough negative talk out there without me adding to it. I believe however, with every adversity there is great opportunity if we only open our eyes and stop being afraid.
If nothing else, viewing these will give you a much greater understanding – and you'll appear brilliant at your next party!