YouTube won't let me reply to Bill Still on monetary reform:
Here's what I tried to post (500 character limit):
As you know, the Germans are talking deeper integration for relaxing their austerity. If they would seriously entertain the concept of the EU equivalent of United States Notes, I think it would make all the difference in the world.
When they were forming, I thought they were going about it wrong -- going about it the British way -- wide but not deep. I thought they should go wide and deep. I still do.
Hasn't the US tried to be a melting pot? Can't Europe do that? I'd like to see it.