Today’s Financial Commentary: The “Poor” Rich People

Job Loss Report

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aLC4t3VqnrMk&refer=home

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601110&sid=afbGDQ10S5ts

Fed Officials Revive Discussion of Explicit Inflation Target

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aAj2_a3QOknM&refer=home

Oil
Gazprom Halts Gas Supply to Europe Via Ukraine Pipes

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=abXv4IhpebWQ&refer=home

U.S. Stock Repurchases Plunge More Than Prices: Chart of Day

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601109&sid=aIEDVno0efi8&refer=home

Billionaire Merckle Died

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601109&sid=aIEDVno0efi8&refer=home

Paris Hiltons film flop and other juicy financial scandals

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601109&sid=av970KMFcJPw&refer=home

The Economist cover is from July 26th, 2008 weekly printed issue.