"I didn't interfere....I had nothign to do with it....it was completely independent ....really! .....really! ..... really! .... awww come on guys don't you believe me?....what do you think there is some conspiracy to keep the YEN weak for the sake of TeamJapan, what are you insane? You journalists probably think the the CIA killed Kennedy too, huh?...."before being yanked off stage by his personal secretary. In hilariously scripted fashion, three members of the policy-making comittee dissented on the decision to DO NOTHING, ostensibly because leaving rates at nearZIRP yet again is careless, reckless, anti-social, not to mention fricking insane.
Understandably, the YEN weaken to historical lows vs. the Euro, and multi-year lows against the USD dollar.
(Errrrr, did the CIA have anything to do with the JFK's assasination?!?!)