There's the famous thing that the A&R man from the record company is supposed to do: He's supposed to come into the studio and listen to the songs you've been recording and then say, 'Guys, I don't hear any singles.' And then everybody falls into a terrible depression because you have to write one.
Jarvis Cocker tagged in famous
Thus, the use of fiat money is more justifiable in financing a depression than in financing a war.
Carroll Quigley tagged in war