Lessons from the Irish Elk: Why the US Debt Burden May Facilitate Its Extinction

Yesterday, our own Eric Fry sat down with Capital Account’s Lauren Lyster to discuss, among other things, the US debt crisis, the “bubble in safety” — which Jim Grant touched on in yesterday’sDR — and how that all relates to the extinction of the Irish Elk. Take a look at this clip from yesterday’s interview.

Editor’s Note: The production team over at RT will actually be here in Vancouver all week covering this year’s Symposium. Each day on Capital Account, Lauren Lyster will interview a different presenter from the event. To check out these interviews live, just go to the RT site, click the red “Live” button at the top of the page, then click “RT America On Air”.