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More Tips on Understanding the New Depression

Public radio, as you know, has been a media leader in covering the economic crisis. This Amercan‚ Life had two fantastic episodes (here and here) outlining the causes of our fiscal fiasco. And NPR's Planet Money has a blog and podcast with daily updates. But hey, not everyone has time for in-depth, thorough reporting. Sometimes you need a Cliffs Notes version to a complicated story. Here then, is the Visual Guide to the Economic Crisis from It's big, so full chart after the jump. (Via)

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