Annals of Equally Meaningless News

TSX down 5.3% at close:

By the close Monday, the S&P/TSX composite index was down 572.92 points, or 5.3 per cent, to 10,230.43. It had been down as much as 1,180 points or almost 11 per cent.

Eagles’ Westbrook fractures 2 ribs:

Westbrook has rushed 54 times for 194 yards and four touchdowns in four starts this season, and caught 14 passes for 97 yards and two touchdowns.


Ryan Filsinger's picture
Ryan Filsinger on October 7, 2008 - 20:55 Permalink

That depends if you have money invested into the stock market or into fantasy leagues.

Itchy Scratchy's picture
Itchy Scratchy on October 8, 2008 - 11:27 Permalink

It depends what planet you live on. Most on earth set down their keyboards from time-to-time to observe what is impacting their economic and entertainment worlds.

Stay Green!

Peter Rukavina's picture
Peter Rukavina on October 8, 2008 - 13:05 Permalink

The world financial system is entirely a human creation — it’s a game we choose to play to manage greed. If the game fails, or resets, from time to time, it may affect lives, but in a way that, as individuals, we have very little control over. So what’s the point in paying attention or caring about it.