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Old 04-13-2012, 12:51 PM
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wrong. what is the name of that principle that states when you have a 50/50 chance, you'll be wrong 90% of the time?
Didn't Andy Rooney say that?
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Old 04-13-2012, 01:24 PM
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Could be in for a bumpy ride next week. Other interesting reading.
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Old 04-13-2012, 01:34 PM
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Could be in for a bumpy ride next week. Other interesting reading.
Greece vers. 2. Maybe worse.
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Old 04-22-2012, 07:58 AM
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For a moment, I thought today must be a holiday when I went to check the market. Looking at the calendar to check for a Monday holiday, I realized that today is Sunday.
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http://www.businessinsider.com/early...pril-23-2012-4
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Gee thanks....now my monday morning will be even shittier.
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how's THAT for a solid opening?
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oof!...or should I say poof! (the sound my money just made).
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what money? somebody still has money?
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Seen the European markets this morning? I think the black swan is just around the corner.
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