I love Milton Freidman. Economics can be rather dry so when I came across a series of videos of Friedman on common economic subjects I first enjoyed them and decided to share them with you. In one of these videos, Mr. Friedman compares a myth to an air mattress, full of nothing, but comfortable, and jarring when deflated.
The first is one that I posted a couple of years ago during features Friedman in an interview with Phil Donohue:
This one is about the myth of The Free Lunch or how taxes on corporations are really taxes on people:
This is the myth that the government acts like Robin Hood who benefits the poor:
The next video tackles The Social Security Myth:
Friedman takes on The Great Depression Myth:
And finally the myth of The Robber Baron:
Remember that there are no Angels.