Tuesday, January 06, 2009

Your Own Money

Villagers in Thailand have had enough of the whipsaw of global finance; they're printing their own money.  They need, they say, something they can believe in. How long before people in Scotland or on the outskirts of Madrid start doing the same thing?  Lest you think it can't happen here: "Banc Shares" are already a form of local currency in Berkshire, Massachusetts.