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Well worth a read.

1.Herbert Hoover (1874-1964), a Republican, was president when the Great Depression began. He infamously declared in March 1930 that the U.S. had “passed the worst†and argued that the economy would sort itself out. The worst, however, had just begun and would last until the outbreak of WWII (1939).

http://facts.randomhistory.com/2009/04/12_...depression.html

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Well worth a read.

1.Herbert Hoover (1874-1964), a Republican, was president when the Great Depression began. He infamously declared in March 1930 that the U.S. had “passed the worst†and argued that the economy would sort itself out. The worst, however, had just begun and would last until the outbreak of WWII (1939).

http://facts.randomhistory.com/2009/04/12_...depression.html

he thought he could clean up by sucking up crumbs off the bankers table.

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2. During the Great Depression the whole World was devoid of all colour except sepia.

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3. The most popular fabric during the Great Depression was weathered tweed.

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4. During the Great Depression, donkey dung was often put into ice-cream to make it go further.

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Well worth a read.

1.Herbert Hoover (1874-1964), a Republican, was president when the Great Depression began. He infamously declared in March 1930 that the U.S. had “passed the worst†and argued that the economy would sort itself out. The worst, however, had just begun and would last until the outbreak of WWII (1939).

http://facts.randomhistory.com/2009/04/12_...depression.html

he wasn't the only muppet, the ability of humans to delude themselves is a constant through history

Great Depression delusionistas

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