There's so much going on that it's difficult to separate "Black Monday
's" sharpest moments from its constant throwaway lines.
Last month marked Black Monday
's 30th anniversary, the day the Dow plummeted 508 points, the equivalent of 5,000 points today.
"Although everyone was calling it Black Monday
and we were seeing trillions of dollars knocked off prices, it doesn't mean there's a recession coming," he said.
The Black Monday
hashtag (#BlackMonday) was trending worldwide on Twitter at 6:30pm local time, including in the United States, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, Germany and Russia.
I remember Black Monday
. I was a 26-year-old assistant city editor for the Pine Bluff Commercial.
"Two years of the day the parliamentary democracy in Macedonia died, standing here next to this Black Monday
memorial, we wish to say that we are going to put a stop to the government's intention of completely destroying freedom of speech, democracy, and freedom of choice," SDSM leader Zoran Zaev said.
One ream, they agreed, is that the public has become concerned about free-for-all financial activities which brought about *'Black Monday
GETTING the swish set to party on a Sunday night is always a bit of a chore given that it is a precursor to a black Monday
. That may be why rock band Parikrama's 21st anniversary concert at Striker's pub in Gurgaon was attended mostly by a mix of students and young entrepreneurs.
So how did former Lehman's bankers, most of whom have since landed well-paid jobs, mark the -anniversary of Black Monday
? By swilling pink champagne in a London bar.
Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 The Golden Fleece; 2 Eisteddfod; 3 Black Monday
; 4 Excalibur; 5 Kolkata (Calcutta); 6 Chris Evans; 7 Ailsa Craig; 8 Blue; 9 A machine-woven silk picture; 10 Sex And The City..
The Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 360 points Friday the 20th anniversary of the Black Monday
crash--as lackluster corporate earnings, renewed credit concerns and rising oil prices spooked investors.
October 19, 1987, or Black Monday
, saw the second largest one-day percentage drop in stock market history.