21st century detective:
Gregory (Scotland Yard detective): "Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw my attention?"
Holmes: "To the curious incident of corporate America during the last week."
Gregory: "Corporate America said nothing during the last week."
Holmes: "That was the curious incident."
If the Wall Street crisis is as serious as some people say - especially regarding the ability of companies to borrow - why haven't we heard significant noises from Home Depot, McDonald's, Kraft Foods, Merck, et al?
Well, fedex/kinkos just laid off 300 people, including someone we know.