... or are these people nuts ?
"The banking crisis definitely does seem to be easing. Lots of people have said it over the last two weeks, from the Bank of England to Hank Paulson, the US Treasury Secretary, and Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal Reserve. Everyone seems to agree that the worst is over, with the nadir marked by the near-collapse of Bear Stearns in March.
We all have too much at stake to take any pleasure from the thought that these guys are just whistling in the dark. But seriously, people !