The Credit Crisis Visualized 1

The Crisis of Credit Visualized from Jonathan Jarvis on Vimeo. Well-produced and well-explained.

My New, Deserted Neighborhood

MSNBC touches on an under-reported side effect of the housing crisis — underdeveloped, abandoned communities.  Places (Philly area featured) where hopes were high, but prices higher.  All the gold has been mined, and what’s left is a ghost town.