Well, Goldman Sachs latest move changes the game for us, too. You see, the financial world has been selling gold-plated crap for awhile. But, then, that game has been going on for awhile.
So, with GS asking us (the American taxpayer) for help, we can no longer sit idle. Not that we've been idle, it's just that it is very hard to argue with success. And, GS was the golden boy of the era that just past.
What Nose is needed for the future? That'll unfold here. How many years? Not important, as we're talking the basis for the coming generations.
So, expect Nose to be more active.
01/27/2009 -- Now a new day and way to consider these matters.