October 15 2008 show notes


Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


Wednesday 15 October '08 show




  • "I'm an old man. I hate everything but Matlock" -- Grampa Simpson, "Whacking Day".
  • Article: The Naked Short Selling That Toppled Wall Street, Mark Mitchell.
    "The attack on Bear Stearns, for example, began on January 9, when hedge funds naked shorted more than 1.1 million shares. The shares

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