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Bag’s Take-Away:This obscure photo of a citizen perambulating outside the Reagan Library was the perfect commentary on the last GOP debate, since there was so much discussion about the middle class and the poor.
Oh, the redundancy of those trading floor crisis images. This one is actually pretty good, though (giving those evangelicals — excuse the quasi-pun — a run for their money). Witnessing the power of Wall Street these past two weeks, the photo is spot-on. It really is the Almighty market.
(photo: Jin Lee/AP caption: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, Aug. 8, 2011 in New York.)