Thursday, October 23, 2008

Required Reading 10/23

America Will Remain The Superpower
If the next administration is wise, it will do what it can to help the markets clear, let the recession take its course, and do what it can to preserve intact a financial system that has served us splendidly.

Don't Sell Hedge Funds Short
They were the first to signal troubles at Tyco, Enron and now Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and banks.

Barack Obama Vows To 'Change The World'
The Messiah has spoken and we're going to change the world.

State's Job Loss Less Than Neighbors
My Man Mitch.

Rays' Astute Moves Take Them From Cellar To Summit
Andrew Friedman goes from Bear Stearns to the World Series.

Vulgar Mockery Of Christians: Is This What We Want In A U.S. Senator
Franken's one-liners were just for yucks, right?

Joe The Bumbler by Brent Bozell
Yet another controversy that is virtually ignored by a national press corps that has become an institutional embarrassment.

Police Prepare For Unrest
Police departments in cities across the country are beefing up their ranks for Election Day, preparing for possible civil unrest and riots after the historic presidential contest.