Posts filed under “Humor”

No Bonus For You . . .



via Tom Toles

Category: Bailouts, Humor

Merry Christmas from Goldman Sachs

Amusing stuff from Richard Ambrose: And thne there is this:

Category: Humor

Vampire Squid Up For Auction

via FT Alphaville we see this item up for auction. I suspect Matt Taibbi would be pleased: > > Hat tip: Scott F

Category: Humor

THE TIGER (with apologies to William Blake)

A hedge fund manager in Tokyo sends this along: > Tiger, Tiger bonking bright in the fleshpots of the night what immortal eye or hand could restore your tarnished brand? On what porn star’s breasts and thighs, burnt the fire of your eyes on what course did your ball run as you sunk a hole in one? You always looked…Read More

Category: Humor, Really, really bad calls

Our Marketing Plan

I found this to be hysterical: “Do you blog? If not, get in touch with Kris and Christopher from our online department, although at this point I think only Christopher is left. I’ll be out of the office from tomorrow until Monday, but when I get back I’ll ask him if he spoke to you….Read More

Category: Humor, Web/Tech, Weblogs

Ricky Gervais on 60 Minutes

December 13, 2009 5:20 PM Lesley Stahl profiles the man who created the hit television program “The Office,” which has opened other doors to the stage and screen for the British comedian. Watch CBS News Videos Online

Category: Humor, Television, Weekend

Irrational Exuberance: Then & Now

via RJ Matson, NY Observer

Category: Federal Reserve, Humor

Available Labor Rate Increases To 10.2%

Another brilliant piece of parody, via The Onion: “In what is being touted by the Labor Department as extremely positive news, the nation’s available labor rate has reached double digits for the first time in 26 years, bringing the total number of potentially employable Americans to an impressive 15.7 million . . . According to…Read More

Category: Employment, Humor

The Rally Apologista’s Handbook

Josh Brown penned this amusing and accurate takedown on the anti-Rally squad. “But the volume is lower than in previous years” You say: Its time to forget about the volumes we saw during 2006, 2007, 2008. Hedge funds and prop traders will never have access again to the amount of margin that was once freely…Read More

Category: Bailouts, Humor, Trading

The Solution to Our Economic Woes

If it works for Washington… (Hat tip to Economicrot)   Source: Cartoons by Rick McKee Augusta Chronicle, Dec. 2, 2009

Category: Humor