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Author: jgc123 Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 35910  
Subject: Re: Completely OT, but gotta ask Date: 9/26/2008 7:47 PM
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jonbeer: "So in conclusion, we need a bailout, not because its a good idea, but because it's the least bad idea we have. Not doing anything is a much worse idea - "sticking it to the bankers" although satisfying is pretty counterproductive. The bankers will be mildly inconvenienced, but Joe Sixpack in Oklahoma will lose his house and his pension...."


That was my conclusion and I said so at AF, but I did not understand how I got there. Thank you for your post.
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