Lots of people talking about the current mess are lawyers, politicians, and people with no credentials other than having a radio show. I really want to hear from economics and finance specialists on this subject, especially regarding the consequences of not bailing out these corporations.
I've found a couple of good collections of links I want to share with you:
"What the $700 Billion Proposal Means for You" is an article from Motley Fool, an investment website.
Culture 11 brings us "5 Easy Pieces" on the economy.
Also, Investor's Business Daily shares some of the history of this mess: "The Real Culprits In This Meltdown"
Finally, here's a little video history courtesy of Fox News (I know, not exactly neutral):
(Click here to view this at YouTube. HT: Verum Serum)