An exercise in symmetry

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Today’s New York Times headline read:
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Kerkorian Sells Part of His Stake in Ford

The move by the billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian is a sign of slumping confidence in America’s auto industry.

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Couldn’t this headline just as truthfully read:

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Kerkorian Counterparty Buys Stake in Ford

The move by the billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian‘s counterparty is a sign of slumping growing confidence in America’s auto industry.

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Apparantly the more famous counterparty always determine the direction of the confidence.

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