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Old 11-21-2008, 01:09 PM   #61
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Is there any way someone could persuade Dubya to RE?
Seems like that takes a constitutional amendment. New president can't be inaugerated until January 20. He has capitulated a bit, though, by signing the bill extending unemployement benefits. It's a small thing, but a step in the right direction.

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Old 11-21-2008, 01:53 PM   #62
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Unfortunately there is no point in capitulating now that the damage has been done. I will survive, but I imagine that this decline has been absolutely catastrophic to a large number of people. It has certainly been a life-changer for me.
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Unfortunately there is no point in capitulating now that the damage has been done. I will survive, but I imagine that this decline has been absolutely catastrophic to a large number of people. It has certainly been a life-changer for me.
If you look back a month or two you will see that people have been saying that at Dow 10000, Dow 9000, Dow 8000 and now. They (and by "they", I mean me also unfortunately) have been saying it all along and have been wrong all along.

I wonder how happy that guy is that had the idea to sell everything at Dow 11400 to not risk a financial catastrophe.
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Bad idea. I'm not a Bush fan (at least not the presidential kind), but I think 2 months of President Cheney could be the coffin nail for our great (if broke) nation.
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Unfortunately there is no point in capitulating now that the damage has been done. I will survive, but I imagine that this decline has been absolutely catastrophic to a large number of people. It has certainly been a life-changer for me.
CATastrophic indeed.
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Hey Dawg, I'm not sure what you're drinking, but whatever it is I suggest you change to this. It may not turn the market around but it will help you end up every day in the black.
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