Those who build walls in the desert often die on them. As Saddam's army learned -- or didn't actually, given how the second war with the US went.
- Finance (ART) History -
In financial history, the year 1720 is infamous for both the South Sea, and Mississippi bubbles.
The 'Arlequin Actionist', painted in 1720, clearly portrays the public's disdain for speculators after each bubble burst.
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