Saturday, October 18, 2008
I'm not sure I could talk to him about art or the finer points of epistemology, I'm not even sure I'd have him round to dinner, but you've got to hand it to Andrew Lahde, when it comes to the financial crisis, he just gets it.
'All of this behaviour supporting the aristocracy only ended up making it easier for me to find people stupid enough to take the other side of my trades. God bless America..... Meanwhile, their lives suck... what is the point?'
Having made a return of 870 per cent last year, Lahde is getting out of the hedge fund business to spend more time with his money.
Posted by Bryan Appleyard at 2:02 pm