Posts filed under “Video”
Fun stuff for a Saturday night — these guys are such pros:
McCain Roasts Obama
Obama Roasts McCain
Finding the Humor in the Election, Each Other and Themselves
NYT, October 17, 2008
Speaking of anecdotal sentiment indicators: What does a Lehman Brothers’ broker do with his days now? Untucked Films found out. Directed by Chuck Divak and Jonathan Emmerling.
OMG, this is hysterical:
Perfect entertainment for a quiet Friday —
Hat tip: themessthatgreenspanmade
Bill Moyers talks with comedian Jon Stewart, host of Comedy Central’s THE DAILY SHOW since 1999, about how faking the news can reveal more of the truth than all of the Sunday-morning talk shows put together.
April 27, 2007
I did a video interview with Smart Money a few months ago — warning that the credit and financial crisis about to get a lot worse — and by the time they were ready to post it, the Dow had already plummeted 2000 points (or as its been known around here lately, Tuesday).
They had me come in and reshoot another 4 minutes worth:
Jeez, look at my eyes . . . I have to stop smoking those big fatties in the car on the way to these things. Visine no longer seems to do the trick! (heh)
Hat tip George at Agoracom
Roubini has a nice long chat with Charlie Rose . . .
See also Roubini on Bloomberg TV
Roubini Sees Worst Recession in 40 Years, Stock Drop
Eric Martin and Rhonda Schaffler
Bloomberg, Oct. 14 2008
I will be on Powerlunch from 1:15 to 2pm today, discussing the markets, bailout/rescue plan, Bernake testimony, and all things crisis related:
1. The new Bailout price tag is $2.25 Trillion Dollars
2. Ben Bernanke speech on
why he took this job and WTF did he get himself intoStabilizing the Financial Markets and the Economy;
3. Paulson’s reversal regarding bank capital injections comes after a long period of underestimating the problem;
4. Regardless, we still have to deal with a nasty recession;
5. Something about the election/debate is likely to come up.
Should be fun . . .
There were 3 video segments;
The 1st segment, starts at about 3:30.
2nd segment is about markets in general starting at the 1:50.
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3rd segment has a Dennis Kneale mea culpa, and our buy call.
Airtime: Wed. Oct. 15 2008 | :50:0 08 ET
Discussing today’s market action, with Barry Ritholtz, director of equity research at Fusion IQ
Nassim Nicholas Taleb angry with economists. The interviewer was just a journalist clueless about his ideas but he got them across anyway by ignoring her questions
Taleb’s `Black Swan’ Investors Post Gains as Markets Take Dive
Bloomberg, Oct. 14, 2008
Comments on the details of the rescue plan, with Neel Kashkari, Treasury Dept. assistant secretary
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Kashkari Leaps From Obscurity to Lead Role in U.S. Bank Rescue
Robert Schmidt and Rebecca Christie
Bloomberg, Oct. 14 2008
Treasury to Invest in `Healthy’ Banks, Kashkari Says
Rebecca Christie and Robert Schmidt
Bloomberg, Oct. 13 2008
U.S. Investing $250 Billion in Banks
NYT, October 13, 2008
The Country is Fundamentally Sound; ‘Don’t Panic, Stocks are Safe!’
Economist Professor Irving Fischer explains that the stock market crashed due to high expectations- not high stock prices. Too many speculators were playing the stocks with borrowed money, resulting in a run on the banks. 80 years later, the banks are speculating with borrowed money and investors are running away from them.
Did You Ever Lose a Million Bucks?
Take a tip from Margaret Shotwell who dispenses advice after losing 1 million dollars in the Wall Street stock market crash on Black Friday, October 28, 1929. Her only possessions are her piano and chinchilla fur
Regulation Will Destroy Capitalism
Richard Whitney, President of the New York Stock Exchange, warns of the risks both to country and to capitalism posed by government regulators in the form of the the National Securities Exchange Act. This almost four full years before he was sent to Sing Sing Prison for embezzlement