OMG, yes! Ken Burns, that Nobel prize-winning Economist!<quoted text>
If you cannot take the time to study the Great Depression, at least watch the series by Ken Burns. The country nearly went socialist because of the suffering. Roosevelt prevented that and by doing so saved capitalism.
Cherished Progressive FDR-worshipping mythology.
Superannuated leftists all over Topix are tearing up and humming L'Internationale, I'm sure.