While economics is the dismal 'science' (I use the word science loosely), and has many different interpretations this clip is quite priceless showing the group think by journalists. Essentially whatever Ben Bernanke says must be right, because after all ... he works at the Fed. If he says the world ends tomorrow, it will - by royal decree. Psst... Contessa, check out the Ben Bernanke Was Wrong video before following the company line.
I will give her some credit - she barely blinked an eye after being run head first into a wall.
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Brooks graduated from Duke University in three years with a double major in political science and economics, with highest honors in economics.