It's Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner's birthday today, and the department's official Flickr account posted a photo of his sad little birthday cake -- which is not actually a cake, but a cupcake, sitting on a disposable coffee cup lid, with candles bigger than the cupcake itself is.
Along with President Barack Obama, Tim's milestone brings within tumultuous markets and fire and brimstone and locusts. The Dow closed down 419 points today, or 3.68 percent. The number was shy of the 512.76 ,or 4.31 percent, drop on August 4th...Obama's birthday.Now, just so we can prepare, when's Bernanke's birthday?
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