Mr. Bogle appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning to discuss the sale of Bear Stearns. A video of the interview is available on CNBC’s website.
[...] few months ago, I read “The Battle for the Soul of Capitalism” by John Bogle (recommendation courtesy of Bill Moyers). Certainly, the founder of the Vanguard Group is no [...]
I hope Mr. Bogle will see my comment because I searched to find a way to let him know that I saw him on CNBC this morning and he does my heart good. There is integrity and truth that radiates from him. The man on with him at the same time was quite frankly a liar and a shill. We’ve had quite enough of that! The people of this country need to hear the truth. I am a Vanguard investor–since 1987 or thereabouts. I trust John Bogle and I hope we get to hear more from him in the days ahead. Our country is chaotic. People are afraid–very afraid of what is ahead and those running the show (Fed Reserve and Treasury) while setting up all sorts of bail-out facilities are not telling us two things: what it will cost in real numbers and HOW this immense debt will be repaid. Please, Mr. Bogle. Get out there and talk. We need desperately (as do our political representatives in DC) to hear voices of experience and reason. I’m off to tell my senstors (Feingold and Kohl) that they need to contact you. Now.