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"Wall Street starts cannibalizing itself -- delicious!"


Banks Fear Next Move by Shorts

By Louise Story
The New York Times
Monday, September 15, 2008


In May, David Einhorn, one of the most vocal short sellers on Wall Street, made no secret he was betting against Lehman Brothers. Now some investors are afraid that fund managers like him will take advantage of the climate of fear stirred up by the troubles of Lehman to single out other weak financial firms whose declining share prices would bring them rich rewards.

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Their consolidating power

It's called centralizing!

I say if you got the money and you know who is next short them. If you can't beat them join them. Anyone want to own a bank? I hear their cheap right now.

banker meat--

fatty, smoky, and nothing but empty calories.

Candid photo of Bob Barr follows

Why vote for the lesser of two evils when you can go all in?
vote Satan/Paulson '08

"the only thing that keeps the banking system from failing is general ignorance about how the banking system works."