Boys And Girls: It's Rule 48 Time

Tyler Durden's picture

Ahhhhh, just like the good ole times.

Ref: Rule 48

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jstalin's picture




Jim in MN's picture

They forgot the strudel for Sgt. Schultz, gonna be hell to pay.

Haywood Jablowme's picture





johnQpublic's picture

rule 48 is to prevent a blood bath i believe

nhl rule 48....illegal check to the head

appropriate or what?

Haywood Jablowme's picture


down 200 off the bat.....must suck for those that still have IRA's.  The algos are gonna have a field day today.



Pegasus Muse's picture

The Bankster's/Hedge Fund HFT assault on gold and silver miners, so far, is not as severe as I anticipated based on their need to beat down the enthusiam about reaching $1700 gold.

Looks like the about the only investors holding the Miners now are the Strong Hands who know the Miners = hugely discounted gold and silver (based on current prices).

Esso's picture

Is it too early for popcorn? It must be 8PM somewhere, right?

mayhem_korner's picture

If I close my eyes, you can't see me.

Jim in MN's picture

I'm hiding behind this middle finger.

AwlDone's picture

+1  If you had the ball, you could just take it home with you too!

Cursive's picture


LOL. Classic. They haven't advanced from pre-K.

johngaltfla's picture

I've seen this movie before and it ended like crap in March 2009. So is the sequel going to be any better?

I doubt it.

LoneStarHog's picture

It depends upon the term "better" ... Can anyone name a single movie where the sequel was "better" than the original ... The more sequels in the original chain the more disastrous each becomes ... We are headed for the Abyss, which was a great movie with no sequel.

caerus's picture

the empire strikes back? maybe...

CrankItTo11's picture

And Return of The Jedi was by far the best movie of that trilogy. (And no, I don't even consider the 3 prequels as being Star Wars)

LMAO's picture

Well Hog, that was easy!

Debbie Does Dallas 2, 3 and 4, Debbie Does Dallas 99, Debbie Does Dallas:The Next Generation

I'm confident any SEC employee (excl. possibly Debbie) would agree with me on this one.


DosZap's picture

The entire Bourne Series.........

Snidley Whipsnae's picture

'God Father II' was a decent sequel...

mayhem_korner's picture

Worth debating.  Hudson's quotes in Aliens might give it the nod.  But I just watched both back-to-back and the storyline and creepiness of the original is tough to beat.

Harlequin001's picture

Hudson, you mean the whining, lilly livered pussy that never stopped whinging all the way through the movie?

Talk about quitting at the first opportunity. Didn't look much like a steely eyed special killer to me; all wind and whining piss. Typical US Marine...

If you want a real quote look to the 'Jungle Book'.

I'm gone man... solid gone...

caerus's picture

thats it over over!

MisterMousePotato's picture


The Star Trek whale movie.

Chris Jusset's picture

Star Trek II, "The Wrath of Khan," surpassed Star Trek I

Esso's picture

The six "Thin Man" movies were pretty decent.

johnQpublic's picture

return of the king


wrath of kahn

pops's picture

Mr. Moto movies and Road to Zanzibar.'s picture

Gotta love Nick and Nora. William Powell is hilarious and Myrna Loy is hot.

John Law Lives's picture

The Godfather II and Aliens were high quality sequels.

mayhem_korner's picture

Evil Dead 2 was better than Evil Dead. 

johnQpublic's picture

true that


forgotten that movie existed


Poule Mouillee's picture

The Road Warrior tops Mad Max, without question.  Thunderdome is another story....

Yen Cross's picture

All the HellRaisers are GOLDEN!

Harlequin001's picture

Now that was a superb film, but I'm not sure it was better than Godfather 1, which was itself excellent...

KowPie's picture

Fall of a Nation. Or as stated down thread... Debbie does Dallas 2,3,4, et all.

agNau's picture

When do we get Rule 49?

Long-John-Silver's picture

Google "Wiemar Republic" and "Zimbabwe" 

johnQpublic's picture

Rule 49 - Kicking

49.1 Kicking – The action of a player deliberately using his skate(s) with a kicking motion to propel the puck or to contact an opponent.

49.2 Goals - Kicking the puck shall be permitted in all zones. A goal cannot be scored by an attacking player who uses a distinct kicking motion to propel the puck into the net. A goal cannot be scored by an attacking player who kicks a puck that deflects into the net off any player, goalkeeper or official.

A puck that deflects into the net off an attacking player’s skate who does not use a distinct kicking motion is a legitimate goal. A puck that is directed into the net by an attacking player’s skate shall be a legitimate goal as long as no distinct kicking motion is evident. The following should clarify deflections following a kicked puck that enters the goal:

(i) A kicked puck that deflects off the body of any player of either team (including the goalkeeper) shall be ruled no goal.

(ii) A kicked puck that deflects off the stick of any player (excluding the goalkeeper’s stick) shall be ruled a good goal.

(iii)   A goal will be allowed when an attacking player kicks the puck and the puck deflects off his own stick and then into the net.

A goal cannot be scored by an attacking player who kicks any equipment (stick, glove, helmet, etc.) at the puck, including kicking the blade of his own stick, causing the puck to cross the goal line.

49.3 Match Penalty – A match penalty shall be imposed on any player who kicks or attempts to kick another player.

Whether or not an injury occurs, the Referee will impose a five (5) minute time penalty under this rule.

49.4 Fines and Suspensions - There are no specified fines or suspensions for kicking and opponent, however, supplementary discipline can be applied by the Commissioner at his discretion

ZeroPower's picture

S&P to make announcement shortly on impact of downgrade on States & Munis

slow_roast's picture

This reason alone is why I went short ES about 45 minute ago.  It's easy to ramp ES futures, but when the market opens there are going to be a lot of people ready to sell.

DeadFred's picture

I know of three aquaintances who, not knowing my interest in the market, said they were dumping the stock portions of their 401Ks over the weekend, taking effect today. The masses will be quicker to dump this time.

Long-John-Silver's picture

The only place to put that 401(k) is in physical Gold and Silver.