get real. from under 12 to 20. your trading disclosure implies that you suffer from mania rather than drugs. - just trying to bring you back down to earth. if you were so optimistic in fact you would have bought far out of the money calls rather than slightly in the money calls. we all like to pump but the market is too big to notice. the mideast and near term overbought market as well as the poor budgets vs. poor monetary policy in much of the western alliance should keep you cool. but at least you bought in the money calls, so o.k. you could make some money.