Happy Friday! What's so happy about it? Why, we've got an all-Flash-Freeze-all-the-time edition of the six-pack today:
We could hear Jim Morrison singing about "weird scenes inside the gold mine" during the whole three-hour Nasdaq outage Thursday. Apparently, weird things were happening at Nasdaq well before the exchange crashed.
And then there are the obligatory crisis-of-confidence pieces abounding. One guy, though, thinks it was only an "outlier" event that, like, hardly ever, ever happens.