Wednesday, January 18, 2006

Look who's back.

Garth Turner – Minister of National Revenue, and Secretary of State (Leather Bears)

“If you own Nortel, or a mutual fund holding it, don’t bail out now… If you do not own Nortel, then this is the time to start accumulating it.”

- Garth Turner, Conservative candidate (Halton) November 27th 2000 at the start of the stock's plummet from $50 to pennies a share

“I am constantly amazed at the assumption people make that they can manage their own finances… most people can’t. They don’t have a clue how to pick stocks.”

- Garth Turner in a 2002 personal investment column regarding those unfortunate enough to have lost on Nortel