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Politics / US Economy May 23, 2009 - 02:48 AM GMT

By: Kevin_Geary

Politics

An Original Children's Story in Pictures and Words by Kevin Geary ©2009
One day, the Bankers came to Congress and said, "We're completely broke!"


"Can you spare us $700 billion?"

"Sure," said Congress, "We'll deliver it right away!"

"Well, thanks," said the Bankers, "but how will you pay?"

"Don't worry," said the Congress, "We'll just halve the paper money, right away!"

"That sounds OK," said the Bankers, "but what will be left in the end?"

"Ah," said Congress, "Don't worry, our
word is as good as GOLD!"

In which, dear children, is where you should put all your money, right away!

By Kevin Geary

kevingearyart@npgcable.com

Kevin Geary is an artist who lives in Sedona, Arizona. He was the youngest political cartoonist on the Financial Times at the age of 19. He had his first one man show at 20, opened by the prime minister of Great Britain, Harold Wilson. He has had over 60 exhibitions of his work; has work in several major museums, including the National Portrait Gallery in London, and his work has sold at major auction houses, such as Christie's, in London, Whyte's in Dublin and Doyle in New York.

He has followed politics, history and economic history for many years, and has also written about it elsewhere online. He predicted this depression long before it happened, timed the collapse of the stock market in June last year, long before it happened, and his stock picks have often been very accurate. The four stocks he picked on January 1st, 2009 to do well (Amazon, Apple, Baidu and Google ), are all up from the beginning of the year. He does not offer specific public advice about stocks, but he has written from time to time about long and short term trends in the political and economic realm.

© 2009 Copyright Kevin Geary - All Rights Reserved
Disclaimer: The above is a matter of opinion provided for general information purposes only and is not intended as investment advice. Information and analysis above are derived from sources and utilising methods believed to be reliable, but we cannot accept responsibility for any losses you may incur as a result of this analysis. Individuals should consult with their personal financial advisors.


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