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Friday, April 21, 2017
Stock Market Terrorism
In Germany the bus for a soccer team was blown up by not one but three bombs. Only two people were hurt. The police have arrested a young guy who had speculated (via put options) in the stock of the football team. He bet $83,000 which he had obtained as a loan. His theory was that the stock would drop after the explosion. It did drop slightly but came back