Posts filed under “Humor”

Happy St. Patty’s Day!

My pal Prieur du Plessis, who does the terrific weekend Words from the investment wise in the cafe, sends along this St. Patricks Day amusement:

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Category: Humor

Risk Management Software

Its funny ’cause you know it was true:

Category: Credit, Humor

Will Ferrell on CNBC

Will Ferrell’s visit to CNBC’s Power Lunch to promote the premiere of The John McEnroe Show as well as his movie Anchorman on July 7, 2004. (Will Ferrell’s movie “Step Brothers” was in theaters then). This is how the skit aired on the McEnroe show later that night:



Hat tip: Kid Lane

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Video

Sesame Street explains the Madoff Scandal

1:18 JimmyKimmelLive March 12, 2009

Category: Humor, Legal

Madoff in Prison

In all the week’s lunacy, we neglected this story — which can be resolved with a simple cartoon: > via Time Magazine

Category: Humor, Legal

When Ritholtz Talks . . .

Terribly amusing posting on the Freakonomics blog yesterday that made me check if it was April Fool’s Day: > > Thanks for the compliment — I think we both know this was correlation rather than causation. We recorded that on Monday afternoon, and they posted it early Tuesday. But if you looked at the US…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Investing, Markets, Trading, Weblogs

Preferred Stocks

> via The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Category: Humor, Markets

SNL on Tim Geithner

Have an idea to solve the banking crisis? Call Tim Geithner at 1-800-IDEAS?.

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Humor, Video


Some geek statistical humor: > > xkcd via Flowing Data

Category: Humor, Markets, Mathematics

The New F***ing Citibank

This is hysterical (NSFW): The New Nationalized Citibank from Funny or Die After Citibank becomes nationalized, expect to see commercials like this.

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Humor