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September 25, 2008 – Comments (5)

Guess I shouldn't have closed my red thumb on this one, but I didn't want to gamble that Comrades Bush, Paulson, and Bernanke wouldn't welcome WaMU to the glorious peoples' paradise with a well-deserved show of patriotic support.

Sj

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#1) On September 25, 2008 at 10:22 PM, starbucks4ever (98.98) wrote:

"but I didn't want to gamble that Comrades Bush, Paulson, and Bernanke wouldn't welcome WaMU"

Paulson was a CEO of Goldman Sachs, not WaMu.

LOL:):):) 

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#2) On September 25, 2008 at 10:26 PM, Gingerbreadman55 (30.37) wrote:

in the end, the ringleader still benefited. JPM will soon own the world.

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#3) On September 25, 2008 at 10:32 PM, jahbu (89.09) wrote:

http://caps.fool.com/Blogs/ViewPost.aspx?bpid=61920&t=01006645344391999687

seems the ol boogeyman theory really works well, in all sorts of situations.

Jahbu

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#4) On September 26, 2008 at 8:34 AM, TMFBent (99.83) wrote:

Paulson was a CEO of Goldman Sachs, not WaMu.

I'm quite aware of that. He's also the guy who's been arranging for surprise bailouts for the past few weeks. It's been in all the papers.

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#5) On September 27, 2008 at 11:19 PM, Tastylunch (29.54) wrote:

I made the same mistake. Still I locked in a gain even though I missed out a bigger one.

This mess is making me increasingly sad.

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