Humorous Headline of the Day

6 October 2008 at 2:39 pm 2 comments

| Peter Klein |

OK, it’s bailout related, so the humor is macabre, but here goes, courtesy of the Financial Times:

Iceland in emergency talks to prevent bank meltdown

When even the ice is melting, it’s getting serious.

Entry filed under: - Klein -, Bailout / Financial Crisis.

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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Amit  |  6 October 2008 at 4:37 pm

    so you suggest that the current financial crisis might be just another consequence of global warming?

  • 2. Peter Klein  |  6 October 2008 at 4:41 pm

    Ah, but then how would we explain the “frozen” credit markets? :-)

    BTW, on the (mis-)use of metaphor in this debate, see Bob Higgs:

    http://www.independent.org/blog/?p=241

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