Santelli & Schiff: “A Messy Exit Is A Given… Ending QE Will Plunge US Into Severe Recession”

Santelli & Schiff: “A Messy Exit Is A Given… Ending QE Will Plunge US Into Severe Recession”

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 10/20/2014 17:49 -0400
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-10-20/santelli-schiff-messy-exit-given-ending-qe-will-plunge-us-severe-recession

“Markets are slowly coming to grips with reality is not going to be as easy as everybody thought,” Peter Schiff tells CNBC’s Rick Santelli, noting the pick up in volatility across asset classes recently. What The Fed clearly does not understand, Schiff blasts, is that “you cannot end quantitative easing without plunging the US into a severe recession.” Because of the Fed’s extreme monetary policy and the mal-investment that flows from it, Schiff says, “The US economy is more screwed up now than it’s ever been in history.” Most prophetically, we suspect, Santelli agrees that “a messy exit is a given,” and Schiff believes they know that and that is why QE4 is coming simply “because it hasn’t worked and they can’t admit it’s been a dismal failure.”

The two oddly-similar-tie-wearing skeptics go on to discuss the catalysts for slowdown aside from QE exit and the endgame…

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