Finland and the Eurozone

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Good read in the Economist now about why Finland is suffering from “rescue fatigue.”  Finnish objection to eurozone bailouts isn’t as famous as Germany’s and there isn’t a lot of explanation out there as to precisely why the oppose bailouts, joint bond issues, and some other measures.

Sadly, It Appears I May Be Right

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Alternatively titled: Investors are a Superstitious, Cowardly Lot.  Skittishness over Spain and Italy, coupled with the U.S. downgrade to AA+ Friday afternoon hit the markets today, leaving the Dow down 5.5% and threatening to make the Eurozone a house of cards.