Lessons from the Collapse of the USSR (Videos-Part 3)
On 28 Feb 09, I posted Lessons from the Collapse of the USSR
America Goes The Way of the USSR
JGus Lessons from the Collapse of the USSR - Part 2 - How we're actually worse off!
Here is the video presentation from JGus' post to watch:
Dmitry Orlov - Dmitry Orlov is an engineer and a writer on subjects related to Peak Oil. He was born in Leningrad and moved to the United States at the age of 12. Orlov was an eyewitness to the collapse of the Soviet Union over several extended visits to his Russian homeland between the late 1980s and mid-1990s. He has a BS in Computer Engineering and an MA in Applied Linguistics. His latest book is Reinventing Collapse (June 2008). His article Closing the Collapse Gap compares the collapse-preparedness of the USA and the USSR.
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FYI - Today, I broke 14k in CAP points. I think Bravobevo and I are the only ones to have done that. I wish Fool would give me all the spots they waste on Jim Cramer.