In the Mail Bag this week, I mentioned the freaks who control our financial system on Wall Street and how their instability often screws us all. Here’s a great example of the spazziest of the Spazzy White Guys in Lower Manhattan, Rick Santelli, totally losing his shpadoinkle yesterday.
Yes, I know, Santelli typically reports from the floor of the Chicago exchange, but it’s all the same beast. Did you hear the traders cheering him on? It’s terrifying how much power they possess.