Burn, baby, burn! Dow down 748: "The question we are facing right now is whether it is better to let an unstable edifice implode, and then attempt to build a new and better structure out of the rubble, or whether there is still a way to shore up the creaky old barn while simultaneously replacing the foundation. The House of Representatives today said: Let it burn."
Nothing to Fear but Irresponsible Words: Jeff Matthews blames Bush.
House Votes Down Bailout Bill; Dow Down 716: "ITS A SHAME THERE ARE NO SHORTS WHO WOULD OTHERWISE BE COMING IN ABOUT NOW TO COVER."
Politics of crisis: "Paulson’s decision to let Lehman fail, on Sept. 14, may have delivered the White House to Obama."