Public Opinion: Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, AIG, and the Wall Street Storms

How concerned are you about the shake-ups to the financial system? Post your thoughts.


Financial storms continue to rock Wall Street and the markets: Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy and will not be bailed out by the government; Bank of America is buying Merrill Lynch; new concerns focus on AIG. Coming in the wake of the problems involving Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Bear Stearns, and JPMorgan Chase, the developments have left the financial system badly shaken. The Dow slid by triple digits to start this morning. How concerned are you by these developments? How will the financial temblors affect you? Post your thoughts below.