Friday, March 28, 2008

Golden balls

BBC News has an article about the layoffs taking place in New York City due to the real estate / subprime bubble. One of the pictures in the article has the following caption:

The "golden balls" offer a sign of hope to Wall Street traders

The article itself comments on this further:

""" Now its more private parts are rubbed for a bit of a change in fortune. You can imagine they are looking pretty shiny at the moment."""

Indeed, it looks like this has been going on for a while, albeit mostly from tourists. If you want pictures, check

For a video, see