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Press Mostly Yawns, CNBC's Santelli Goes Off as Fed's Yellen Wants to Be Able Buy Stocks

On Thursday, Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen suggested in a videoconference call, as translated into plain English by the Wall Street Journal, that "there could be benefits to allowing the central bank to buy stocks as a way to boost the economy in a downturn."
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