Speaking of whom, Mr. Bush quack-quack-quacked about the failed bailout: ""We'll be working with members of Congress. Our strategy is to continue to address this economic situation head-on."
(Though this wasn't much comfort to world economic markets.)
A blogger finds a fun headline.
This will spoil your breakfast: Gotcha journalism! Ronald Reagan was a cowboy! I was a city mayor and city manager? Did I do OK, grampy?
Meanwhile, the scene on Wall Street yesterday was not pretty:
Stunned traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, their faces tense and mouths agape, watched on TV screens as the House voted down the plan in mid-afternoon, and as they saw stock prices tumbling on their monitors. Activity on the floor became frenetic as the "sell" orders blew in.
If you pass a tall office building today, remember to keep looking up!