At least you are consistent in wanting a meltdown and acting in a manner which would precipitate it.
Milfy, I know that you think Bear and I are all-powerful, but really, there are
If GW was really suicidal, I would go to his town and call the suicide prevention hotline and make them listen to me fart the Star Spangled Banner 24 hours a day.
Why not try it anyway? As a, uh, prophylactic
Everyone withdrawing money from the equity market and putting it into 0.1% T-bills and cash is exactly what will guarantee the meltdown.
If you want to prevent a meltdown, go buy some corporate bonds or buy a big ticket item, otherwise do as Marsden does and batten down the hatches.
So, since Drew isn't around, I'll put you on the hot seat and ask exactly what you
have done to 'prevent a meltdown'? Obviously, you're fully-invested, for a start?
I would consider Geitner as a Wall Street insider.
I certainly don't think anyone's denying that. Notice I said the shoe fits in more than one town?
Now, about the causes of the meltdown, there are several
and I really don't think that Bear and I are on the list, even extrapolated a bit.