1. Vince Van Patten of the World Poker Tour when asked to #$%$ the players at the Final Table in one of the WPT events stated (and it was not bleeped on television) The field is more wide open than a Kardashian sister on a Saturday night
2. Our elected officials in Washington who cannot agree on a spending /tax bill to avoid the "fiscal cliff"
3. The National Hockey League about to suspend another year of operations Milloinaires vs billionaires fighting with one another like two spolied brats who are not getting their way.
4. Facebook pricing their IPO at $38.00 a share.
My vote is for number 4. The snake oil salesman selling the "magic tonc that cures alll" of the 19th century were honest and reputable businessmen when compared to the "hucksters" that occupy Wall Street and the Corporate board rooms of America today.
And just how much in the form of "tax savings" will the Zuck's enjoy this year (and years in the future for only Ms Zuck's hairdresser (excuse me the Zuck's tax advisors) knows for sure with the donation of those millions of Farcebook shares to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation earlier this month? And you ask, why is this country broke?