Lunes Negro / Good Friday

May God bless the American Taxpayer. Wait, what?

Above: Trader’s for sale or rent, AP Photo by Henny Ray Abrams from
Wired Online
‘s story on the day’s incredible events.

Have a look at this great article by the Guardian‘s Economics editor Larry Ellliot which he begins, “This was the week the world changed. It started with the US authorities trying to rescue Lehman Brothers. It ended with the US taxpayer preparing to pick up the tab for the mistakes of Wall Street’s elite.”


A few other good articles here, International Herald Tribune, The Economist,
CNN International, Der Spiegel (ENG).

Above: From an earlier post, Sameh / King of the Road, but somehow apropo.

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