All financial systems are complicated. It is debatable whether they are intentionally made that way or simply a law of nature. However, this six minute plus presentation makes things a clearer. It also suggests that the complexity of the FEDs’ relations to other financial institutions and the government is purposely mystifying. If nothing else, you’ll have a few chuckles watching the video. In these times, laughter is a great solace, even if it is produced by black humor. And if you’d like to have a brief but clear explanation of the budget, click here for a college student’s minute long video on the government shell game.