It was another horrible day in the equity markets. The last time the market was this low — 1997 — Brad Radke was winning 20 games as a 24-year old for the Minnesota Twins. Yeah, that long ago.
Usually, stories about rough days on Wall Street are accompanied by the cliche picture of a stock exchange trader.
Today, however, let’s look at the body language of the nation’s governors and the president and vice president as they met in Washington.
Where have I seen this expression before?
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About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.