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View Poll Results: Do this make the crisis more serious?
Yes 22 66.67%
No 11 33.33%
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:23 AM
 
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Well the crisis is now stepped up a notch. This is a direct action against the situation in America and this is major news.

China banks told to halt lending to U.S. banks

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This is getting too weird. With so much spin to bring down panic I don't know who to believe on this. China denies telling banks not to lend to US banks: China denies telling banks not to lend to US banks | Markets | Markets News | Reuters

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Old 09-25-2008, 12:25 AM
 
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SHTF!!!

Sweet. I'm prepared. The run on the dollar beings shortly.
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:37 AM
 
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Press Release. Unidentified industry sources. Couldn't find the story on Reuters.
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:40 AM
 
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Press Release. Unidentified industry sources. Couldn't find the story on Reuters.
Come on, this is too serious to play around. China banks told to halt lending to US banks-SCMP | Markets | Markets News | Reuters Now I retract, this just came across. This is getting too weird. With so much spin to bring down panic I don't know who to believe on this. China denies telling banks not to lend to US banks: China denies telling banks not to lend to US banks | Markets | Markets News | Reuters
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:41 AM
 
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Just wait till they sell off their US bonds .... I don't know anything about bonds, but don't they hold a huge percentage of ours?
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:43 AM
 
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Found something:

China denies telling banks not to lend to US banks | Markets | Markets News | Reuters

It looks like the Chinese are denying it.
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:47 AM
 
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Just wait till they sell off their US bonds .... I don't know anything about bonds, but don't they hold a huge percentage of ours?
Yes they do... and as to whether they are stopping any lending to US banks... its the classic say one thing but do the opposite... it is more than likely true that they are asking to stop the lending... they are trying to pressure a bailout by doing just that... they are manipulating the market like the US is trying to manipulate the market right now... they WANT the bailout so the can get back most of their losses... JUST SAY NO!
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Old 09-25-2008, 12:54 AM
 
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Well the crisis is now stepped up a notch. This is a direct action against the situation in America and this is major news.

China banks told to halt lending to U.S. banks


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It's not your fault, but power of misinformation is amazing. The poll had 8 responses. People just responded without checking the facts. Even if the facts surface, they still believe what they want to believe simply because the misinformation is already out there.
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Old 09-25-2008, 01:07 AM
 
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Only makes my silver investments look better.
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Old 09-25-2008, 01:11 AM
 
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It's not your fault, but power of misinformation is amazing. The poll had 8 responses. People just responded without checking the facts. Even if the facts surface, they still believe what they want to believe simply because the misinformation is already out there.
Actually I did check the facts and the it has been corrected above. Thanks
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