"Look, he wants to get things done, so he's choosing a really terrific team. To me, it says that he's choosing people who have great experience. He's choosing people who are pragmatic and who realize the severity of the national problem we're facing. They're knowledgeable about markets, about the economy and the political process in Washington. These are the very best people he could have chosen. I can't look too far, but it's a very good signal of what he wants to do," - Nouriel Roubini, aka Dr Doom, on Obama's economic team.
"It's outrageous what's on TV. It looks like that man is in charge of the country."