Amy Poehler Explains the Oil Markets

Do you remember who delivered your college commencement address? Neither do I.

But before the kids at Harvard University were launched on the world, they were treated to fifteen minutes of comic relief from Ms. Amy Poehler, comic extraordinaire.

And in that fifteen minutes, she attempts to explain the inexplicable—the speculators relationship between physical oil trading and the futures market. For a good laugh, check her out on — jump to 2:25 for the best market stuff or just sit back and enjoy the full experience.

For true market geeks, you can find the article she references on the NYTimes website.


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