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I know you weren't doing this... but... it's real easy to tell someone else what to do and it's a whole lot harder when it's YOUR money you are watching vanish in HUGE amounts day after day... until you reach the point where you are wondering if the damned thing will go to Zero.

I made a mistake.
I panicked.

and you are ,of course, the only person at TMF who's made an investment decision and then regretted it two weeks later.

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