If you think food prices are high take a look at this for some confirmation. The soaring prices have some enterprising crooks on the move stealing entire trucklods of Florida tomatoes and meat. LINK
This is a perfect storm with the freeze this winter and diesel prices for growing and transporting goods at stratospheric levels. It’s gotten so bad that the prices are on par with flat screen TVs and designer jeans.
And who is most hurt by this? You and I. The oil companies and Wall Street, who have given us this zombie system of capitalism, along with congress of course, have no idea of the Frankenstein they’ve created. And I doubt they’ll see the connection with this either. They wouldn’t recognize a system under stress if it bit them in the ass.