Here's some of the dumbest things people have said / wrote.
Just how smart are you ?
Here's something random sent in by one of our readers.
A group of relatives were at the hospital, visiting a very sick member of the family.
Gives new meaning to the term 'turkey trots'...............
No wonder it's difficult to get candidates with good quant skills. Enjoy!
Steer, 22, has previously been on loan at Yeovil when he was a Norwich player before switching to Villa in the summer. Arthurworrey, 20, has previously been on loan at Tranmere, making 17 appearances.
Former Sheffield United striker Ched Evans has been released from prison after serving half of his five year sentence for rape. The 25 year-old was found guilt in April 2012 of raping a 19 year-old woman in a hotel in 2011.
Alan C. 'Ace' Greenberg (born September 3, 1927, died 25 July, 2014) was a former Chairman of the Executive Committee of The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc.
The FIFA World Cup, often simply the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body. (wiki)
This little gem was sent in by one of our readers. It's said to be a true e-mail sent to staff at a well-known managment consulting firm - although it's probably too good to be true.
The following exchange took place on Craigslist - the investment banker's response is a classic!
Here's some famous football quotes provided courtesy of Goldman Sachs.
Deutsche Bank is said to have dismissed Anshul Rustagi, the trader at the center of that alleged $53m derivative trading position overstatement. Rustagi's Financial Services Authority (FSA) registration has been inactive since last Wednesday, the day after the trader is said to have attended a Deutsche Bank disciplinary hearing. He is said to have been let go for reasons of gross misconduct.
Dwarf-tossing is outlawed in France and in several US states. A United Nations human rights committee ruled that the 'sport' is contrary to human dignity.
Robert Parker, head of strategic advisory group at Credit Suisse, talks with Anna Edwards about improvement in global economic data and why he feels it's time to put money back into the European markets.
Mashable's Adam Ostrow takes a look at the wave of short-form video products from Vine, Instagram and Mixbit. What are their business models? And what do they signal about the escalating race to monetize video?
The following is said to be an initiative test that has been used as part of the recruitment process by a well known investment bank.
Each year thousands of graduates / MBAs find work in the financial markets. All start at (or near) the bottom of the ladder, and hope that one day they will make it big. Few do. And those who eventually achieve success usually face a relatively long wait. Not so one young man who, at 23, just might be the youngest VP ever to attain that position in a major investment bank.
Very rarely has the description "Fireworks Spectacular" been so aptly used. Here's a video of the Oban Fireworks Display of 2011. A display which should have lasted 30 minutes ends up lasting just 50 seconds, and we're not treated to a single firework fizzling out, this is £6,000 worth of explosives being simultaneously deployed.