Asian stocks fell, with the regional index headed for a one-week low as the stronger yen sank Japanese shares. Emerging-market and commodity-linked currencies weakened as oil extended its drop and copper futures traded near a 43-month low amid concern over China’s economy. 49 more words
In the process of reblogging this post from Tarcoughsky, the carefully illustrated title has unfortunately been scrambled. Don't let this dissuade you though! The jumbled garble spells 'Castles in the Sky', the title of Ed Moreton and Leonard Turner's clever re-imagining, or perhaps, re-definition of the stock market and its workers as part of a Massively Multiplayer Online Role PLaying Game (MMORPG). View the original to read it in its entirety. An amusing read indeed.