Thursday, October 09, 2008


One of, or maybe the only, funny thing about the meltdown on Wall Street has been the inevitable photos on the news sites of forlorn traders. Every day the stock market goes south, there is a new picture on every website of every news organization of someone displaying shock or grief or frustration or astonishment or defeat. I was going to put together a collection of these but that would have been way more work than just linking to someone who already has (h/t to J-Lo).

Here's another one from today:

And another one of a guy having just pulled his hair out or something:


JeromeProphet said...

Not funny. What you're seeing is people's life savings going up in smoke. Some don't have the time to recoup their losses, and that means a lot of pain for a lot of people.

Dave said...

Nah, it IS funny how the news orgs do this. said...

Quite worthwhile information, thanks for your post.