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Thoughts and Links 9/30 Edition

With some McCain supporters trying to push the narrative that Obama is secretly a Muslim sleeper agent, why haven't I heard that McCain was brainwashed in Vietnam and will turn into a rogue president when he takes office.

I think the G1 appears too small in all of it's photos. I was concerned it was much to small but once I saw the dimensions it is actually similar to the iPhone. T-Mobile needs to make sure photos compare the G1 favorably to the iPhone. G1 Dimensions (4.60” x 2.16” x 0.62”) iPhone dimensions(4.5" x 2.4" x 0.46")

The Bailout failure was not a terrible thing, the plan wasn't the best we could come up with. Hopefully congress takes the time to develop a plan that benefits everyone.

Either the markets are not efficient or the concern for the markets is exaggerated. If you listened to the experts and the media, if the market was truly efficient, the DOW should be much lower than it is right now.

McCain continues to look erratic, while Obama demonstrated an inability to take the lead when he was asked to. Neither candidate did themselves any favors this week. With a president who is not only a lame duck but dead duck we need the candidates to show what they are made of, both failed.

If you are under 40 you shouldn't be worried about yourself, worry about the generation who is looking to retire in the next 5-10 years. They are going to have a hard time doing so unless things turn around very quickly.