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high density Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-16-08 10:04 PM
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19. Buy gold! Buy guns! Buy ammo!
It's a constant thing on this board... It's a lot worse tonight than normal, though. It's like all the people who were shitting themselves over Rev. Wright are now shitting themselves over stock market futures.

Everybody on here seems to think they've got a crystal ball.
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  -Christ, could we have a little bit MORE fearmongering here tonight? Chicken Littles, Redstone  Mar-16-08 09:42 PM   #0 
  - I think you overestimate our influence.  bemildred   Mar-16-08 09:43 PM   #1 
  - Is your first name Sumner?  IanDB1   Mar-16-08 09:46 PM   #2 
  - Thank you.  wtmusic   Mar-16-08 09:46 PM   #3 
  - You mean like...  Hannah Bell   Mar-16-08 10:31 PM   #36 
  - Pensions and government agencies avoid those investments  wtmusic   Mar-16-08 10:47 PM   #42 
     - You sure? n/t  Hannah Bell   Mar-16-08 10:48 PM   #43 
        - for example:  Hannah Bell   Mar-16-08 11:49 PM   #55 
           - Elites us OPM: other people's money. n/t  Hannah Bell   Mar-16-08 11:50 PM   #56 
              - "hedge funds have become the dominant...  Hannah Bell   Mar-17-08 04:06 AM   #57 
  - Might be peachie for you  OwnedByFerrets   Mar-16-08 11:16 PM   #45 
  - tell that to the poor suckers who own Bear Sterns stock  angstlessk   Mar-16-08 09:47 PM   #4 
  - Run Away! Run Away! n/t  HuffleClaw   Mar-16-08 09:47 PM   #5 
  - The recession is aleady here, my friend...  bicentennial_baby   Mar-16-08 09:48 PM   #6 
  - The recession is here if people WANT it to be here.  Redstone   Mar-16-08 09:49 PM   #8 
     - Er, no...  bicentennial_baby   Mar-16-08 09:52 PM   #10 
     - Yes Oprah. "The Secret" for economics. n/t  Hannah Bell   Mar-16-08 10:33 PM   #37 
     - This is Rovian logic.  girl gone mad   Mar-17-08 04:19 AM   #58 
        - ...or, Orwellian "logic." {Newspeak}  Echo In Light   Mar-17-08 06:20 AM   #62 
  - The Price Of Gold Has Risen $30 in the Last Four Hours  Crisco   Mar-16-08 09:49 PM   #7 
  - gold at 1028 oil at 111.06  Maggie_May   Mar-16-08 09:54 PM   #12 
  - If we had that kind of influence  angrycarpenter   Mar-16-08 09:51 PM   #9 
  - Bingo.  Brigid   Mar-16-08 11:31 PM   #50 
  - Well with the dollar dropping like a ton of bricks  Maggie_May   Mar-16-08 09:53 PM   #11 
  - Thank Goodness  Crisco   Mar-16-08 09:55 PM   #13 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-16-08 09:59 PM   #14 
  - I admit.... I did all of this with the price of gold, oil, prime rate,  Ichingcarpenter   Mar-16-08 09:59 PM   #15 
  - Hey!!1!1 For the record: I had NOTHING to do with this!  chknltl   Mar-16-08 10:01 PM   #16 
  - Don't worry, the DU community is way too tiny to matter.  tachyon   Mar-16-08 10:02 PM   #17 
  - Hey, at least we're not getting 5 threads a day about the IMMINENT WAR WITH IRAN!!!1111!!!! anymore.  impeachdubya   Mar-16-08 10:03 PM   #18 
  - Buy gold! Buy guns! Buy ammo!  high density   Mar-16-08 10:04 PM   #19 
  - DU can neither start nor stop an economic crisis. People are right to be alarmed,  nashville_brook   Mar-16-08 10:04 PM   #20 
  - They've beyond alarmed  high density   Mar-16-08 10:12 PM   #26 
     - This affects all of us  Mojorabbit   Mar-16-08 10:18 PM   # 
        - Who knows what it looks like?  high density   Mar-16-08 10:26 PM   #32 
           - Who knows what it looks like?  kgfnally   Mar-16-08 10:51 PM   #44 
  - Krugman predicted this two years but noone listened to him. n/t  whutgives   Mar-16-08 10:07 PM   #21 
  - The critical element is whether there will be a selloff in foreign investment  wtmusic   Mar-16-08 10:11 PM   #24 
  - I predict the market will go up or down tomorrow n/t  high density   Mar-16-08 10:16 PM   #28 
  - If enough people start thinking like that...  DuStrange   Mar-16-08 10:45 PM   #40 
  - I was predicting it 4-5 years ago  jasonc   Mar-17-08 09:20 AM   #63 
  - damn, so i run in to hubby nad he turns to cnn... no they arent worried  seabeyond   Mar-16-08 10:08 PM   #22 
  - I'm watching the John Adams series again  Ichingcarpenter   Mar-16-08 10:15 PM   #27 
     - cnbc is talking about it and excitedly. desperation moves by the feds....  seabeyond   Mar-16-08 10:21 PM   #31 
  - We have so much influence yet  Yael   Mar-16-08 10:09 PM   #23 
  - I'm not making the numbers in my 401k balance red  libnnc   Mar-16-08 10:11 PM   #25 
  - Pick up a fucking paper and read what's happening around you!?  Xenotime   Mar-16-08 10:18 PM   #29 
  - "ball of confusion"  madrchsod   Mar-16-08 10:46 PM   #41 
  - You forgot . . .  Brigid   Mar-16-08 11:33 PM   #51 
  - DU isn't that significant.  Lost-in-FL   Mar-16-08 10:18 PM   #30 
  - Not me, nope, too poor to affect the markets  DainBramaged   Mar-16-08 10:28 PM   #33 
  - I knew being broke would pay off.  angrycarpenter   Mar-16-08 10:29 PM   #34 
  - DU is going to make a recession happen?  marmar   Mar-16-08 10:30 PM   #35 
  - That's it, blame the victims. If a crisis happens it is because we discussed it here. This crisis  rhett o rick   Mar-16-08 10:35 PM   #38 
  - I think folks are missing the OPs point. Panic never does anyone good.  Malikshah   Mar-16-08 10:38 PM   #39 
  - I think we at DU just wanna be ahead of the curve.  FlyingSquirrel   Mar-16-08 11:22 PM   #46 
  - No too long ago . . .  Brigid   Mar-16-08 11:29 PM   #49 
  - Love your post!  lonestarnot   Mar-16-08 11:29 PM   #48 
  - Exactly. Panic never does anyone any good.  Midlodemocrat   Mar-17-08 05:56 AM   #60 
  - Redstone.  lonestarnot   Mar-16-08 11:26 PM   #47 
  - I'm not worried, what will be will be. I'll survive.  alfredo   Mar-16-08 11:34 PM   #52 
  - Buy bread and freeze it....it is going up 4 percent.....  better tomorrow   Mar-16-08 11:35 PM   #53 
  - We have accurately predicted ten of the last five market crashes around here.  jobycom   Mar-16-08 11:40 PM   #54 
  - Should I add the economy to my ignore list? nt  Asia Expat   Mar-17-08 04:33 AM   #59 
  - is the sky blue on your planet? must be well insulated there. but i work for a residential builder  KG   Mar-17-08 06:16 AM   #61 
  - Pffffffft. The sun always rises and a new day begins.  hunter   Mar-17-08 10:41 AM   #64 
 

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