If the markets had behaved badly that would obviously add to people’s sense of alarm… but there has been a lot of reassurance coming particularly in the way the Brits handled all this. There seems to be no great fear that something like that is going to happen here.
You know the market was down yesterday… my first thought when I heard-just on a personal basis when I heard there had been this attack and I saw the futures this morning which were really in the tank I thought Time to buy.
We have a society in which one of the greatest things you can do is a platform to see victim status and one of the qualifications for that is that you have these exquisitely tender feelings about things and sensibilities which are easily offended.
In the end you make your reputation and you have your success based upon credibility and being able to provide people who are really hungry for information what they want.
Fairness is not an attitude. It’s a professional skill that must be developed and exercised.