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Yesterday’s market craziness and a solution

Yesterday, U.S. markets took a substantial plunge. In a 16 minute span, the Dow fell under 10,000 then rebounded to about 10,500. On Wednesday it had been in the 10,900 range. We’re talking about big money disappearing very quickly. Apparently it happened because of a mistaken trade which set off a bunch of computer automated […]


Apparently the market didn’t appreciate it when the House, with 70% of Republicans and 40% of Democrats opposed, rejected the $700 billion Wall Street bailout bill. Wheeeeeeeeee!