Stocks plummeted Wednesday, with the Dow industrials falling 449 points in its second worst session of the year, as the government's emergency rescue of AIG amplified fears about the stability of financial markets.Now watch MSNBC's Chris Matthews take apart a Republican asshole. It says all I want to say and more.
The Dow Jones industrial average (INDU) lost 449 points, or 4% and fell to the lowest level since November 2005. The Standard & Poor's 500 (SPX) index lost 4.7% and fell to its lowest point since April 2005. The Nasdaq composite (COMP) lost 4.9% and ended at its lowest point since August 2006.
Wednesday, September 17, 2008
When Will This Economic Nightmare End?
The horrible economic news just keeps coming. When will the people of this country wake up?