Category Archives: Dead-Cat Bounce

The Grateful Dead Republicans

Somebody has to do something, and it’s just incredibly pathetic that it has to be us. ~ Jerry Garcia   Jerry Garcia and his buddies called the band the Grateful Dead in a flourish of stoner irony – it was … Continue reading

Posted in Dead-Cat Bounce, Economic Crisis, Economic Meltdown, Financial Meltdown, For the Common Good, House Republicans Object, Like the Great Depression, McCain, McCain Sabotages the Bailout, McCain Suspends His Campaign, McCain Traps Himself, Obama, Obama as the Grown-Up, Pelosi Hurt Our Feelings!, Stock Market Crash, Sub-Prime Crisis, The Bailout Fails, The Big Bailout, The Financial System | 2 Comments

The Skeptics Recoil

Upper management hates them, but every organization needs a worrywart – a skeptical realist. You can spend months or years planning something big and new that will transform the business into the biggest success of all time, but someone needs … Continue reading

Posted in A New RTC, Dead-Cat Bounce, Economic Meltdown, Financial Meltdown, For the Common Good, Like the Great Depression, Market Behavior, McCain, McCain's Economic Plan, Mob Psychology, Obama, Obama's Economic Plan, Objections to the Bailout, Paulson and Bernanke Fix Everything, Phil Gramm, Regulation of the Markets, Resolution Trust Corporation, Sub-Prime Crisis, The 700 Billion Bailout, The Financial System | Leave a comment