On this date in 1929…

via BigGovernment:

Today, in 1929, was ‘Black Tuesday.’ This final day of the great stock market crash, with a powerful assist from boneheaded government policy, helped usher in the Great Depression.

UPDATE: FoxNews.com a slide show, “80 Years Later: Great Depression Tales.”

“Eighty years ago, the world changed forever. Black Tuesday, October 29, 1929, […]