A progression of events . . .

Here are a series of news clips that are each about a week apart. It’s interesting to note how different the world felt — economically-speaking — just a few weeks ago.

Jim on NECN, January 9, 2008: We might still be able to avoid the "r" word for awhile.

Jim on NECN, January 17, 2008: The Dow drops 300 points.

Jim on NECN, January 23, 2008: Was that the bottom we saw today?