Rube Goldberg’s Fed? – The New York Sun

Long-ago cartoonist-of-the-absurd Rube Goldberg worked up a perpetual-motion machine “powered by Niagara Falls, which seems to run perpetually until the machine itself wears out,” recalls today’s New York Sun (which ran Rube G’s cartoons a long time ago), concluding that such a wearing-out “could yet be the fate of the Fed,” our Rube Goldbergian money machine.

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