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Subject:  Re: Stock market 2 years on...... Date:  1/4/2019  6:12 PM
Author:  feedmeNOWhuman Number:  880238 of 885110

At the end 2008, when the market was now aware of who the newly elected leader would be for the next 4 years, the S&P 500 dropped -30.8% for the year.



This is a lie. During all of 2008, the S&P 500 dropped 21.8%. From 11/4/08 (election day) to 12/31/08, it dropped 10.1% (as measured by SPY). All while Dubya was in office.




The point here is the fix was in place long before President Oblama began any economic policy....he just happened to be around when it happened.



Another lie. Obama was there for the crisis meeting on 9/25/2008 after McCain suspended his campaign (remember that?). By all accounts (R and D), McCain sat there stammering, while Obama took control of the meeting and got things done. Dubya remarked to his staff later that Obama was by far the more presidential of the two.


Do you know anything about math? Or facts? Anything at all?
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