Black Tuesday


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Black Tuesday

day of stock market crash (1929). [Am. Hist.: Allen, 238]
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O'Leary is a survivor of one of the most infamous episodes in Swans history - Black Tuesday.
While the Black Tuesday attacks killed thousands and inflicted billions of dollars in damage to our economy, it was hardly a civilization-threatening event affecting the interests and well-being of most Americans.
Given our Junk the Spin campaign, I didn't know whether to laugh or cry when I saw how the White Paper, Choosing Health, was launched amid so much hype and hyperbole that you would have been right to think that publication day was going to be known for ever more as Black Tuesday by the food and drink industry.
Even on so-called Black Tuesday (of this week) when nearly all the races carried prize-money of something like 25p?
As we remember the victims of Black Tuesday, let us strengthen our solidarity with the millions of invisible victims of other forms of terrorism that are threatening the very possibility of our future on this planet.
Supply Consequences: The oil market of the future - quite regardless of Black Tuesday - is likely to be considerably tighter with less spare capacity.
The impact of Black Tuesday on the Gulf is, of course, political and strategic as well as economic and energy-related.
Few of us are prepared to display the radical honesty of the sister of the pilot whose plane lay buried in the rubble of the Pentagon on that black Tuesday.
Such was the scale of the carnage on Black Tuesday, the insurance world might have wished for a little longer in which to devote itself entirely to mourning its dead.
NICOSIA - The outcome of what has resulted from Black Tuesday will not be clear for years.
The next Black Tuesday could wipe out the life savings of millions of small investors.
My friend said, sadly, that despite the hubbub of the record sales that would soon earn Bill Clinton the Firearms Salesman of the Year Award, he knew that Black Tuesday was out there somewhere.