Did Bernanke watch our music video?
- These are the facts:
1. Last week, on September 13th, The Richter
Scales<http://www.richterscales.com/>released our music video "Fine
Line: Sub-Prime Decline" <http://youtube.com/watch?v=ewiXA_he6VQ> on
2. In said music video, at time index 01:29, we implore Ben Bernanke,
Chairman of the Federal Reserve, to "cut rates" by "50 bips."
3. The financial term "bips" is an abbreviation of "basis
points"<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basis_points>(1/100th of a
percent). 50 bips would be half of one percent.
4. This week, the Federal Reserve lowered the key lending rate by
These are the facts, and they are not in dispute.
Feel free to draw your own conclusions.
The Richter Scales
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