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Pachamama Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-25-09 08:33 AM
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23. "The Hindenburg going to Rescue the Titanic "
Hi Ozy....that's the best description I can come up with to describe that sinking feeling you have about the administrations plan to rearrange the deck chairs and hope the iceberg melts...

Trust your feelings....they are right....sadly... :hi:
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  -STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday February 25 ozymandius  Feb-25-09 04:38 AM   #0 
  - Market WrapUp  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 04:44 AM   #1 
  - It's all an illusion  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 07:58 AM   #16 
  - Today's Reports  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 04:47 AM   #2 
  - U.S. Jan. existing home sales fall 5.3% to 4.49 million rate - lowest in 12 years  UpInArms   Feb-25-09 10:10 AM   #38 
  - Petroleum Inventories Report (refined fuels are up)  UpInArms   Feb-25-09 10:11 AM   #39 
  - Oil near $40 as market digests Bernanke (foolish) comments  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 04:52 AM   #3 
  - Asian stock markets rise after Bernanke comments  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 04:55 AM   #4 
  - Big banks get ready for White House stress tests  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:01 AM   #5 
  - Some Slightly Good News: Feds Trying to Engage in More Serious Oversight of Citigroup  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:14 AM   #6 
  - Morning Marketeers.......  AnneD   Feb-25-09 08:11 AM   #18 
  - It's time for Citi to take one last trip to the beach... Chittagong!  Hugin   Feb-25-09 09:33 AM   #31 
  - Mysterious plans (by Paul Krugman)  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:25 AM   #7 
  - I'm with Krugman. It's a mystery how anyone can think that.. . . .  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 07:27 AM   #12 
  - I think Obama was talking to the world  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 07:46 AM   #15 
  - y'know, I still have my reservations about Obama  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 09:09 AM   #26 
     - Working women: Damned if you do....  TalkingDog   Feb-25-09 01:12 PM   #54 
  - Businesses do borrow to start up and expand.  tclambert   Feb-25-09 08:04 AM   #17 
  - In the days of venture capital, maybe, but not in the real world  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 09:17 AM   #27 
     - When my husband got out of medical school  Mojorabbit   Feb-25-09 12:06 PM   #50 
     - Don't have stats, just anecdotes to back it up, but many businesses do start on borrowed money.  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:20 PM   #71 
        - Walk in to a bank with a plan for a start-up, they'll laugh you outta the place.  Dr.Phool   Feb-25-09 05:54 PM   #97 
  - This would be my plan: Economic Recovery Bonds  Hugin   Feb-25-09 08:22 AM   #20 
     - I'd invest in my neighbors and community and country like that!  Pachamama   Feb-25-09 08:37 AM   #24 
        - Thank you Pachamama.  Hugin   Feb-25-09 09:08 AM   #25 
        - Why do you need  tama   Feb-25-09 02:25 PM   #59 
  - "The Hindenburg going to Rescue the Titanic "  Pachamama   Feb-25-09 08:33 AM   #23 
  - If Krugman doesn't get it  Warpy   Feb-25-09 12:26 PM   #52 
  - Bernanke's Hide and Seek Delaying Tactics  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:35 AM   #8 
  - I thought a big red flag was Bernanke's comment about the stress tests not being "Pass or Fail"  Pachamama   Feb-25-09 08:13 AM   #19 
  - That's Bernanke-land logic.  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 04:00 PM   #80 
  - If those "stress tests" involve hooking up electrodes to the nether regions...  MilesColtrane   Feb-25-09 10:59 PM   #108 
  - Japan Exports Fall By 46% in January, Producing Record Trade Deficit  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:44 AM   #9 
  - Debt: 02/23/2009 10,839,526,591,486.90 (UP 768,177,322.44) (Teensy tiny.)  Festivito   Feb-25-09 06:10 AM   #10 
  - Debt: 02/24/2009 10,843,355,058,860.91 (UP 3,828,467,374.01) (Small.)  Festivito   Feb-25-09 07:44 PM   #105 
  - Listened to Obama's speech last night. I think he gets it.  tclambert   Feb-25-09 07:21 AM   #11 
  - Obama is intelligent and has his heart in the right place - and gives great speeches. But that doe  Pachamama   Feb-25-09 08:24 AM   #21 
     - AMEN!  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 09:21 AM   #29 
        - Write Obama a letter. He reads 10 letters a day  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 10:54 AM   #45 
  - dollar watch  UpInArms   Feb-25-09 07:36 AM   #13 
  - And on the Stanford Financial front, we have:  tclambert   Feb-25-09 07:45 AM   #14 
  - And there are those that say Gary Webb did not commit suicide.  Pachamama   Feb-25-09 08:30 AM   #22 
  - Yes and no  tama   Feb-25-09 02:31 PM   #60 
  - Ney praised Stanford in the Congressional Record -- just as he did for Abramoff  antigop   Feb-25-09 09:44 AM   #33 
  - Two employees of Stanford were also part of the regulator agency FINRA,  Robbien   Feb-25-09 10:33 AM   #41 
  - Other countries don't want to hand Stanford assets to the US  Robbien   Feb-25-09 10:38 AM   #43 
  - AIG may abandon asset sales plan: report  Demeter   Feb-25-09 09:21 AM   #28 
  - Excuse me? Who's gonna buy toxic shit?  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 09:24 AM   #30 
  - Yes, it's probably time for a trip to the Chittagong scrap-yard in Bangladesh for AIG too...  Hugin   Feb-25-09 09:41 AM   #32 
  - A better end?  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 09:50 AM   #35 
     - I'm all about recycling Tansy.  Hugin   Feb-25-09 09:55 AM   #37 
        - The dangerous part of recycling. . . .  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 10:54 AM   #44 
        - That is one smart crow!  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 06:59 PM   #101 
        - You want to recycle Tansy? Sicko.  tclambert   Feb-25-09 04:05 PM   #81 
           - !  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 04:47 PM   #86 
           - Here I am trying to discuss economic recovery...  Hugin   Feb-25-09 05:02 PM   #89 
              - Now, honey, you know we need these little laugh breaks once in a while  Tansy_Gold   Feb-25-09 06:47 PM   #100 
                 - I used to recycle, until I saw spouse  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 07:05 PM   #103 
           - Hey, lot's of sites will turn YOU into a coral reef  InkAddict   Feb-25-09 07:00 PM   #102 
  - It's all just an act. Going through the motions.  Dr.Phool   Feb-25-09 09:52 AM   #36 
  - AIG Was Shipping Around Its Best Money Assets  Demeter   Feb-25-09 05:18 PM   #91 
  - "AIG could not be immediately reached for comment by Reuters."  tama   Feb-25-09 02:36 PM   #61 
  - What I didn't hear in Obama's speech last night  antigop   Feb-25-09 09:47 AM   #34 
  - You missed Obama telling us what we should put in those "private retirement accounts" now  amandabeech   Feb-25-09 10:23 AM   #40 
  - Oh, yes, those "tax-free universal savings accounts"  antigop   Feb-25-09 10:36 AM   #42 
     - Brilliant!  Dr.Phool   Feb-25-09 11:06 AM   #46 
        - Oh, I believe!  amandabeech   Feb-25-09 12:32 PM   #53 
        - 9 Lives but not Fancy Feast?  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:37 PM   #74 
        - Nevermind melamine. 9 Lives has too much bone meal. Gets stuck in my teeth.  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:48 PM   #95 
        - I'm sorry that was in bad taste.  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:38 PM   #75 
        - D'oh! I can't even apologize right.  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:39 PM   #76 
           - Friskies from Costco.  amandabeech   Feb-25-09 04:50 PM   #87 
        - Just got back from the hospital with Auntie  kickysnana   Feb-25-09 03:02 PM   #66 
           - I'm sorry to hear about your Auntie  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 07:09 PM   #104 
  - My foggy memory says, he mentioned regulation.  Gregorian   Feb-25-09 11:08 AM   #47 
  - I don't think so --I did a search on the transcript...here is the only mention of "regulations"  antigop   Feb-25-09 11:13 AM   #48 
  - Well I'm having my espresso, and it isn't helping my memory.  Gregorian   Feb-25-09 11:50 AM   #49 
     - Yay, mortages for everyone!  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 12:21 PM   #51 
        - I loved Obama's speech. But I've got real problems with it too.  Gregorian   Feb-25-09 02:21 PM   #58 
           - Really, It's too soon to throw in the towel.  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 02:56 PM   #65 
           - Not a solution but maybe a mitigation in terms of stimulus vs global warming  bread_and_roses   Feb-25-09 04:58 PM   #88 
              - Thanks for setting me straight.  Gregorian   Feb-25-09 10:42 PM   #107 
  - Here's another quote from his speech:  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:47 PM   #78 
  - Umm  tama   Feb-25-09 02:47 PM   #62 
  - Obama on TV now talking about accountability, n/t  DemReadingDU   Feb-25-09 03:03 PM   #67 
  - Well, silly me. I guess the ratings companies that rated all of this shit shouldn't be held  antigop   Feb-25-09 03:15 PM   #69 
     - Didn't say that  tama   Feb-25-09 05:20 PM   #92 
  - The thing I would've liked to hear  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:34 PM   #73 
  - Please don't call anyone a bad name, like "war criminals" or "Piyush"  specimenfred1984   Feb-25-09 01:30 PM   #55 
  - You're gonna piyush that Yokum's Band-aid guy off!  Dr.Phool   Feb-25-09 01:46 PM   #57 
     - lol  mikelgb   Feb-25-09 03:04 PM   #68 
  - Oh, boy! Another securities fraud case  antigop   Feb-25-09 01:33 PM   #56 
  - Delete. Wrong Place.  TheWatcher   Feb-25-09 02:47 PM   #63 
  - They bought themselves an $80,000 teddy bear! . . Stealing pensions for teddy bears  Robbien   Feb-25-09 03:26 PM   #72 
  - $80,000 teddy bear? Was it full of heroin?  tclambert   Feb-25-09 03:53 PM   #79 
     - This story gets weirder and weirder  Robbien   Feb-25-09 04:29 PM   #84 
        - Some psychologist will have a field day with this psychotically selfish behavior.  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:44 PM   #94 
           - What bothers me is that these types may be the rules instead of the exceptions.  Hugin   Feb-25-09 05:49 PM   #96 
              - Trickier ones.  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:56 PM   #98 
                 - These guys aren't being taken down by the change in administration  Robbien   Feb-25-09 09:38 PM   #106 
  - The independent auditor turned out to be a firm known as The New York City Virtual Presence  Robbien   Feb-25-09 03:40 PM   #77 
  - Well, They DID Manage to Turn It All Better for a bit there, didn't they?  TheWatcher   Feb-25-09 02:50 PM   #64 
  - WOW. Now THAT Was One UGLY Close.  TheWatcher   Feb-25-09 03:15 PM   #70 
  - closing numbers and blather - look at the wicked volume!  ozymandius   Feb-25-09 05:33 PM   #93 
  - Bernanke Says There May Be Benefit to Uptick Rule  Robbien   Feb-25-09 04:07 PM   #82 
  - I did a photoshop of Rick Santelli the other day...  doxieone   Feb-25-09 04:11 PM   #83 
  - All that's missing is a 'Mission Accomplished' sign in the background...  Hugin   Feb-25-09 05:06 PM   #90 
  - Crisis of Confidence:  dweller   Feb-25-09 04:44 PM   #85 
  - ...  UpInArms   Feb-25-09 06:11 PM   #99 
 

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