According to The Register:
[Erm… surely The Bible predicted Armageddon (including financial) some time before 1985?]
But lo, the claim is that Ratzie apparently predicted the present financial meltdown. Then, tragically, the story reveals that he didn’t.
Ratzie came up with some a priori suggestion that sentient things need moral codes or they wither. Financial markets are withering – therefore they lack moral codes. Therefore Ratzie predicted the economic Armageddon back in 1985. God give us strength….
(Expect Irish News exclusive in the early part of next week!)