Words speak as loud as numbers for Bernanke's Fed

This article from Bloomberg, published Tuesday 1 August, notes that the Federal Reserve's 24-25 Oct FOMC meeting "will be expanded to two days to allow time for discussion of communications issues."

"The conversation will be the latest in a long series of meetings, speeches and working groups relating to "transparency," or the promoting of a better understanding in the securities markets, and among the general public, of what the Fed is up to."

"Historians may be far more interested in how well