Photos of Tumbling Stock Markets
It appears there are only so many ways to use photos to illustrate tumbling stock markets, because a few moments ago, the front page of the New York Times website carried this photo from Frankfurt taken by Daniel Roland/AP as its main image:
and the Washington Post highlighted this photo of a trader in Shanghai from Reuters:
There’s something particularly Hitchcockian about the photo from Frankfurt, with the menacing line graph creeping up from behind the harried trader.
Maybe this is the start of a new meme? If you spot other “traders in anguish in front of giant, depth-of-field-blurred, plummeting line graphs,” post them here.