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The Thursday Slatest Newsletter

The Thursday Slatest Newsletter

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Jan. 7 2016 5:25 PM

The Thursday Slatest Newsletter

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An investor in Hangzhou, China watches stock market prices.

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The Chinese stock market crashed so badly that it was shut down this morning after only 29 minutes of trading, which is crazy, right? Here's why it happened. (And here's the Mad Men clip from which the phrase "Not great, Bob!" originates, by the way.) In other news:

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Have a good day out there.