One of Brian’s Favorite Quotes
The real truth of the matter is, as you and I know, that a financial element in the large centers has owned the Government ever since the days of Andrew Jackson. Franklin Delano Roosevelt in a letter to Colonel Edward Mandell House, November 23, 1933 quotations yes webmaster
2669 That government is best which governs least. [Often erroneously attributed to Thomas Jefferson.]”
— United States Magazine and Democratic Review, 1837
Asian Markets Are Tanking, Korea’s Kospi Down 2%
Image: FlickrGuatemala Sink HoleAll of the major Asian indices are selling off after a series of .
Australia’s SP/ASX is down 0.6%.
Japan’s Nikkei is down 1.1%.
Korea’s Kospi is down 1.5%.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is down 1.3%.
Shanghai Composite is down 0.3%
After the bell, aluminum giant . The economic bellwether kicks off Q4 earnings season next Monday.
U.S. futures are trading modestly lower. Tomorrow should be interesting.