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Solution to All Market Problems



August 11, 2008 – Comments (4)

Just forbid stock declines, as some market participants in Pakistan advocated.

How long before the naked-short conspiracy in the U.S. demand something similar given that those bogus SEC rules didn't do anything to keep Fannie and Freddie stock from swirling the bowl?

Hat tip Dealbreaker

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#1) On August 11, 2008 at 8:52 PM, rd80 (95.48) wrote:

Great idea!!

Although, if SPY can't go down and SDS can't go down, things might lock up just a bit.

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#2) On August 11, 2008 at 9:13 PM, eskatonic (28.60) wrote:

they tried this in the UAE;  the government guaranteed any loses in the market, but only for UAE Nationals (8% of the population).  they pay for it because they are drilling for and selling their oil.  how would the US pay for this?

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#3) On August 11, 2008 at 10:58 PM, TDRH (97.04) wrote:

No offense, but I would just assume put my money in US homebuilders as invest in Pakistan.    Understand "no risk, no reward" but there has to be better places to put your money.

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#4) On August 12, 2008 at 5:54 PM, FleaBagger (27.46) wrote:

I'm sure that some wise government regulation that would solve all market problems is just waiting to be thought of.

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