Extra Credit, Thursday Edition

By Reuters Staff
March 5, 2009

Geithner’s Pick for Deputy Withdraws From Consideration: Not just Annette Nazareth, but Caroline Atkinson too, reportedly. This is just too depressing for words.

Errors, Robustness, and the Fourth Quadrant: Nassim Taleb’s formal academic paper on how tail events can never be modeled.

Bank of America Says Bonus Disclosure Will Cause ‘Grave’ Harm: Yet somehow elicits no sympathy whatsoever.

Over the Hedge: Bethany McLean on the twilight of the hedge funds.

S&P 500 Price Earnings Ratio (Long Term Chart)

Allen Stanford – The Bathroom Tile! Wherein he looks very much like Hitler.

Jimmy Cayne: Tim Geithner Is A Gay Office Clerk: Yes, Jimmy Cayne really is an on-the-record homophobe.

Reprinted from Portfolio.com

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