Newspaper Says: No Hacking Here!

The NYSE: trading suddenly halted

United Airlines: All flights grounded due to computer error

The Wall Street Journal: No new news today

It could be a huge coincidence too.

As they say at Drudge: DEVELOPING


  • Odd indeed.

    • Jabberwokk

      *shifty eyes*

  • SDMatt

    I figure it’s China doing something devious to stop their market free fall.

  • Waffle

    I’m watching the market — haven’t seen it yet. Are you sure?

    News posted 2 minutes ago on INO webiste:

    The latest on halted trading at the New York Stock Exchange (all times Eastern): ___ 1:55 p.m. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says President Obama was briefed on the technical problem that has halted trading on the New York Stock exchange by White House counterterrorism and homeland security adviser Lisa Monaco and chief of staff Denis McDonough. He says Monaco told the president there is no indication that malicious actors are involved.

  • Exile1981

    The NYSE took a beating because of Chinese stocks just before it went down; it’s possible it was taken down by NYSE to halt trading for fear of a crash.

  • David Murrell

    No need to worry. President Obama, his White House staff, and the Attorney General’s office are on this problem.

    • Exile1981

      President Obama, his White House staff, and the Attorney General’s office are the problem.

    • Blacksmith

      That is why I worry……..

    • Norman_In_New_York

      They are leading from behind.

      • Justin St.Denis

        So that’s why it hurts so much?

    • Xavier

      No doubt they saw it on CNN.

  • Xavier

    Just a perimeter probe. No need to be alarmed.

  • Edubeat

    Sounds just like Pip is trying to trade ham shares on the NYSE futures market. ‘Anonymous Cats’ get the message out

  • Clausewitz

    One of Gibb’s rules is that there is no such thing as coincidence.