What we consider newsworthy changes on a near-daily basis. Another 1000 point drop in the Dow hardly merits a Google trend today. When it happened a few days ago, the sky was falling along with shares of anything not called Amazon. Mercurial times, these.
The wild ride on the stock market continued on Thursday.
Source: Stocks take another tumble, Dow dives more than 1,000 points – ABC News
The Dow Jones closed almost 1200 points down today, the largest single-day drop in history. One online observer noted that Donald Trump is “seriously considering” firing the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
I, for one, continue to keep my money safe and sound in the bank. To be specific, in the Dawes, Tomes, Mousley, Grubbs Fidelity Fiduciary Bank. It’s been in serious trouble only twice in its vaunted history. There was a run on the famous institution in the context of the Boston Tea Party, and, some years later, a second run occurred because of a misunderstanding between the late Mr. Dawes, Sr., and one Michael Banks.