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Awesome Cartoon explanation of credit crisis

It’s about 11 minutes long, and doesn’t discuss some of the really shady things that happened, but this cartoon by Jonathan Jarvis is a really good primer that almost anyone can understand:

The Crisis of Credit Visualized from Jonathan Jarvis on Vimeo.

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  • It was very well down and gives a great explanation of how the credit crisis came to be. I agree, though, that Jarvis was coming down on the investors a bit heavily in some places. There was some responsibility to the borrowers who got themselves into situations they knew they couldn’t afford. But, aside from that, excellent visual!

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