Archive for October, 2008

  • DYKWTFIA?!?!?!
    Posted by on October 31st, 2008 at 2:35 pm, Comments: 0

    Look, Courtenay (yeah, that’s really how she spells it) – the proper usage is “Do you know who the fuck I am?” via WallStreetFighter, from […]

  • Let’s Not Mince Words
    Posted by on October 31st, 2008 at 1:39 pm, Comments: 0

    I wanted to clarify one thing: some of the talking heads on TV keep saying that we (and by we, I mean, the US Taxpayer, […]

  • It Would Be Funny If It Wasn’t True
    Posted by on October 24th, 2008 at 9:27 pm, Comments: 0

    Cartoon by Michael Ramirez, via Barry Ritholtz

  • STFU Barney Frank!
    Posted by on October 22nd, 2008 at 7:16 pm, Comments: 0

    Barney Frank, today, called for a moratorium on all Wall Stret bonuses: “There should be a moratorium on bonuses,” Frank, a Massachusetts Democrat, told reporters […]

  • Signs You’re Not Ready
    Posted by on October 22nd, 2008 at 2:52 pm, Comments: 0

    So I’ve been away from the poker tables for almost 7 full weeks now. I’m slightly bored, and have been considering making a triumphant return […]

  • Say Hi to Your Mother For Me
    Posted by on October 20th, 2008 at 10:23 pm, Comments: 0

    So last week Saturday Night Live had a hilarious skit of Andy Samberg doing a totally random imitation of Mark Wahlberg. SnL’s video embedding sucks, […]

  • Vegas Indian Summer 2008 – No City For Old Men – Part III
    Posted by on October 16th, 2008 at 1:46 pm, Comments: 0

    You thought a little financial crisis would prevent me from writing the final piece of my trip report? Au contraire. You can delay and distract […]

  • Bazooka?
    Posted by on October 13th, 2008 at 12:46 am, Comments: 0

    I’ve been waiting for an applicable time to use my favorite quote from Gone Baby Gone, and now I think I’ve found it… First, the […]

  • She’s Goin’ DOWN Captain!
    Posted by on October 10th, 2008 at 12:14 am, Comments: 0

    Well, my previous post predicting Dow 9000 no later than year end was way way off… It only took 3 days. Unfortunately, I’m a terrible […]

  • Contrary Indicator
    Posted by on October 6th, 2008 at 2:50 pm, Comments: 0

    My most loyal reader, Bones, emailed me this morning before the market opened, with the subject line, “I expected it sooner.” The email read: Had […]

  • Outrage and Accountability
    Posted by on October 2nd, 2008 at 4:33 pm, Comments: 0

    It’s important to understand that my present state, which is about 3 levels beyond bajungi tilt – steaming in some sort of state bordering on […]

  • Happy New Year!
    Posted by on October 1st, 2008 at 6:41 pm, Comments: 0

    Yeah, Oscar loves the Jewish holidays.