I Knew It

“Thain is also a beekeeper, and used to keep hives in the backyard of his Rye, New York, estate…In his time as a beekeeper he was only stung once. ‘They don’t sting unless you aggravate them,’ he says.”


88 comments (hidden to protect delicate sensibilities)
Show all comments ↓

Comments (88)

  1. Posted by Anonymous | January 3, 2008 at 11:32 AM

    i also knew this. sicko.

  2. Posted by John Carney | January 3, 2008 at 11:39 AM

    John Thain would not comment on our question about when honey season begins because we never asked him.

  3. Posted by sue bee | January 3, 2008 at 11:41 AM

    is Thain responsible for the Catastrophic Hive Collapse disorder? is it related to the sub-prime mortgage mess?

  4. Posted by HAM'05 | January 3, 2008 at 11:43 AM

    thanks for rehashing childhood my girl bee trauma bess

  5. Posted by daveNYC | January 3, 2008 at 12:00 PM

    And he knows that when you take their honey, you distract the bees by blowing smoke.

  6. Posted by Anonymous | January 3, 2008 at 12:11 PM

    daveNYC-
    best comment of the (short)year……..

  7. Posted by GOB Bluth | January 3, 2008 at 12:15 PM

    BZZZZZZZZZZ……. We’ll see who brings in more honey!

  8. Posted by Nominate me | January 3, 2008 at 12:23 PM

    HAM’05, I’m with you. The first time I ever cried at a movie.

  9. Posted by Homer J | January 3, 2008 at 12:33 PM

    Or what? You’ll release the dogs? Or the bees? Or the dogs with bees in their mouth and when they bark they shoot bees at you?

  10. Posted by Anonymous | January 3, 2008 at 12:36 PM

    You have no idea what you did…. You blew out my supply of pink windshield fluid, it was tears of joy when those last drops of pink fluid squirk out, and now I can reload with the blue fluid.

  11. Posted by Michael | January 3, 2008 at 12:54 PM

    He;s thinking about bees again.

  12. Posted by Anonymous | January 3, 2008 at 1:22 PM

    @ 12:36: you do know that you can mix the pink and the blue? mixing blue into pink doesn’t make the fluid gay.

  13. Posted by Bumble Bee Man | January 3, 2008 at 4:48 PM

    AY DIOS MIO!!!

  14. Posted by Ollie | January 4, 2008 at 1:34 PM

    Once released, those dogs may not come back. Crying won’t bring them back, unless your tears smell like dog food. So you can either sit there crying and eating can after can of dog food until your tears smell enough like dog food to make your dogs come back or you can go out there and find your dogs.

  15. [...] Of course it would remiss for Nomura to claim they were the first bankers to get in on the honey craze; John Thain has kept his own hive for years. [...]

  16. [...] In related news, you get three guesses as to which chief executive is foaming at the mouth with jealousy but you’ll only need one. [...]

  17. Posted by G6 | June 25, 2011 at 7:42 PM

    Last!

    ~Guy Who Always Wanted To Say This!

  18. Posted by bookmarking submission | September 9, 2012 at 4:05 PM

    75LGuq I really liked your blog post.Really thank you! Awesome.

  19. Posted by juegos online | September 11, 2012 at 5:30 AM

    Awesome blog post.Really looking forward to read more.

  20. Posted by mdansby reviews | September 12, 2012 at 2:19 PM

    Major thanks for the blog article.Really thank you! Really Great.

  21. Posted by Passer annonce immobiliere | September 12, 2012 at 6:21 PM

    Thanks for sharing, this is a fantastic blog.Thanks Again. Keep writing.

  22. Posted by satnam | September 12, 2012 at 11:54 PM

    I really enjoy the article.Really thank you! Keep writing.

  23. Posted by Monster Beats Solo | September 13, 2012 at 8:20 PM

    Every time I come back here again and don`t get disappointed..!

  24. Posted by Drum Sample | September 14, 2012 at 5:12 AM

    Hey, thanks for the blog. Want more.

  25. Posted by reseller hosting services | September 14, 2012 at 8:58 AM

    Awesome article post.Really thank you! Really Cool.

  26. Posted by best search engines | September 14, 2012 at 10:02 AM

    Really informative article post.Much thanks again. Really Great.

  27. Posted by die cutting | September 14, 2012 at 11:15 AM

    Great article. Keep writing.

  28. Posted by Dog Poo Poo | September 14, 2012 at 1:39 PM

    I loved your article. Awesome.

  29. Posted by accreditednursingcolleges.org | September 16, 2012 at 2:48 AM

    Thanks for sharing, this is a fantastic article post.Really thank you! Want more.

  30. Posted by buy nopal juice | September 16, 2012 at 6:07 AM

    Hey, thanks for the blog.Really thank you! Really Cool.

  31. Posted by trackless train rental | September 17, 2012 at 8:41 AM

    I really enjoy the article. Keep writing.

  32. Posted by growth enhancer plus | September 18, 2012 at 7:42 AM

    Hey, thanks for the blog article.Really thank you! Keep writing.

  33. Posted by juicing beets | September 18, 2012 at 1:22 PM

    Great, thanks for sharing this post. Will read on…

  34. Posted by deck canopy | September 18, 2012 at 11:07 PM

    Say, you got a nice blog post.Thanks Again. Want more.

  35. Posted by Garret Fanny | September 19, 2012 at 1:38 AM

    Alege elegant si simplu, alege online! Rochii Online iti aduce cele mai noi colectii de rochii din Marea Britanie. Indiferent daca esti in cautare de: Rochii de Ocazie, Rochii Club, Rochii de Vara 2012 sau Rochii Office Rochii Online este locul potrivit. Preturi mici si calitate maxima, numai pe RochiiOnline.me. Reduceri la doar un click distanta. Alege eficient si elegant!

  36. Posted by Ervin Trunzo | September 19, 2012 at 12:18 PM

    I am working on a list with the ideal chefs and restaurants to comply with on Pinterest. Did you obtain any restaurants using Pinterest well?

  37. Posted by free classified ads Philippines | September 19, 2012 at 10:31 PM

    I think this is a real great blog.Thanks Again. Really Cool.

  38. Posted by widow dating | September 21, 2012 at 3:44 AM

    Thanks for sharing, this is a fantastic blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Awesome.

  39. Posted by service apartment delhi | September 21, 2012 at 2:59 PM

    This is one awesome post.Thanks Again. Really Great.

  40. Posted by gay friends | September 21, 2012 at 9:11 PM

    Thanks for the blog.Thanks Again. Fantastic.

  41. Posted by unlock iphone nyc | September 21, 2012 at 11:00 PM

    I value the blog article.Really thank you! Really Cool.

  42. Posted by hotel deals | September 22, 2012 at 12:30 AM

    Im thankful for the blog article.Thanks Again. Much obliged.

  43. Posted by executive assistant | September 23, 2012 at 6:08 AM

    Thanks-a-mundo for the blog.Much thanks again. Keep writing.

  44. Posted by turnkey gift | September 23, 2012 at 9:51 AM

    I am so grateful for your article post.Really thank you! Want more.

  45. Posted by best chiropractic kitchener | September 24, 2012 at 10:07 AM

    Thank you ever so for you blog article.Really thank you! Want more.

  46. Posted by Jin Pluemer | September 24, 2012 at 4:11 PM

    Great site. Lots of helpful info here. I¡¦m sending it to a few pals ans additionally sharing in delicious. And obviously, thanks on your sweat!

  47. Posted by gw2 gold | September 25, 2012 at 3:14 PM

    Greeting from across the world. informative article I must return for more.

  48. Posted by Quality Auto Detailing Wichita Kansas | September 25, 2012 at 6:40 PM

    wow, awesome article.Really thank you! Great.

  49. Posted by New Cross Escorts | September 25, 2012 at 7:19 PM

    I and my friends appeared to be taking note of the best pointers from your site and so all of the sudden I got an awful suspicion I never expressed respect to you for those techniques. Those young men are actually as a result very interested to read through all of them and have absolutely been taking advantage of these things. Appreciate your turning out to be quite thoughtful and also for deciding upon this kind of important resources millions of individuals are really wanting to learn about. My personal honest regret for not saying thanks to earlier.

  50. Posted by Real Quick Commissions review | September 26, 2012 at 4:09 AM

    I really enjoy the article post. Want more.

  51. Posted by buy | September 26, 2012 at 1:05 PM

    I appreciate you sharing this post.Really looking forward to read more. Really Great.

  52. Posted by Webpage | September 26, 2012 at 9:58 PM

    It¡¦s truly a great and helpful piece of info. I¡¦m satisfied that you shared this helpful information with us. Please keep us up to date like this. Thank you for sharing.

  53. Posted by This Link | September 28, 2012 at 12:16 AM

    Thanks for any other excellent post. The place else could anybody get that kind of info in such an ideal method of writing? I’ve a presentation next week, and I am at the look for such information.

  54. Posted by Click for Favorites | September 28, 2012 at 1:08 PM

    It couldn’t be better. That’s quality! On a side note i am going thru separation at the moment, cause my life partner seems to opt for to seek pleasure more with foolish internet sites such as: Females filling different Accessories straight into their Beaver then sharing time with his bride (me) and his family members. What precisely did happen in our relationship that it came that far?

  55. Posted by hyip referral | September 28, 2012 at 6:24 PM

    Normally I do not read article on blogs, but I wish to say that this write-up very pressured me to try and do so! Your writing taste has been surprised me. Thank you, quite great article.

  56. Posted by Frankie Alby | September 28, 2012 at 10:46 PM

    Hello there, simply became aware of your blog through Google, and located that it’s truly informative. I’m gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you happen to proceed this in future. Numerous other folks can be benefited out of your writing. Cheers!

  57. Posted by Click Here For More | September 29, 2012 at 1:03 AM

    Hello, Neat post. There’s a problem with your web site in internet explorer, might check this¡K IE nonetheless is the market leader and a huge component to folks will omit your magnificent writing because of this problem.

  58. Posted by fotze mit kahlschlag | September 30, 2012 at 2:30 PM

    I’m not sure why but this site is loading extremely slow for me. Is anyone else having this issue or is it a issue on my end? I’ll check back later and see if the problem still exists.

  59. Posted by Related Site | September 30, 2012 at 3:04 PM

    I do trust all the ideas you’ve presented for your post. They’re very convincing and will definitely work. Still, the posts are very short for novices. Could you please lengthen them a little from next time? Thank you for the post.

  60. Posted by bad girlfriend | September 30, 2012 at 11:28 PM

    Hi there! I am about to begin my own website and was thinking if you know where the best place to purchase a blog url is? I am not even sure if that’s what its called? (I’m new to this) I’m referring to “http://dealbreaker.com/2008/01/i-knew-it/“. How do I go about getting one of these for the website I’m making? Many thanks

  61. Posted by please visit | October 2, 2012 at 5:51 AM

    Do you mind if I quote a few of your articles as long as I provide credit and sources back to your website? My website is in the very same area of interest as yours and my visitors would certainly benefit from some of the information you provide here. Please let me know if this ok with you. Regards!

  62. Posted by Nicky Bellen | October 3, 2012 at 7:03 AM

    fix all forms of computers

  63. Posted by watch highheels legs | October 3, 2012 at 4:27 PM

    Hey there! I just wanted to ask if you ever have any trouble with hackers? My last blog (wordpress) was hacked and I ended up losing several weeks of hard work due to no backup. Do you have any methods to prevent hackers?

  64. Posted by site maken | October 3, 2012 at 7:40 PM

    I am always invstigating online for ideas that can facilitate me. Thanks!

  65. Posted by Website Erstellen | October 4, 2012 at 1:23 PM

    I will right away clutch your rss as I can’t in finding your e-mail subscription hyperlink or e-newsletter service. Do you’ve any? Kindly permit me realize in order that I could subscribe. Thanks.

  66. Posted by Rebbecca Hirons | October 5, 2012 at 12:38 AM

    Even though the convenience of email cannot be denied, the act of receiving and studying a snailmail letter is undoubtedly the much better working experience. So kudos for you!br /I understand the letters usually are not personalized, but are they physically signed by sender? That would be these types of a wonderful touch and a person for which I’d gladly pay additional. Probably the sender could signal a small percentage, making sure that a randomly chosen few each and every week would’ve somewhat excess thrill. That possibility would definitely make my soul race a bit faster as I tore open the envelope!

  67. Posted by Keri Casagranda | October 8, 2012 at 10:31 AM

    I like this blog so much, bookmarked. “American soldiers must be turned into lambs and eating them is tolerated.” by Muammar Qaddafi.

  68. Posted by Sabrina Rose | October 8, 2012 at 10:33 AM

    I like this website very much so much superb information.|

  69. Posted by Check This Out | October 9, 2012 at 6:41 AM

    Fantastic blog you have here but I was curious if you knew of any forums that cover the same topics discussed here? I’d really love to be a part of online community where I can get advice from other knowledgeable people that share the same interest. If you have any recommendations, please let me know. Thank you!

  70. Posted by Deven Davis | October 10, 2012 at 12:19 PM

    Some really good content on this site, appreciate it for contribution. “An alcoholic is someone you don’t like who drinks as much as you do.” by Dylan Thomas.

  71. Posted by Full Write-up | October 11, 2012 at 1:05 PM

    Howdy! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be okay. I’m absolutely enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates.

  72. Posted by http://www.manwithvannottingham.co.uk | October 12, 2012 at 12:20 PM

    Hellow my name is June and I’m a student and this blog really aided me. I’m refocused! Thank you!

  73. Posted by Full Video | October 13, 2012 at 1:35 PM

    I’ve been browsing online more than 3 hours as of late, yet I never found any fascinating article like yours. It is beautiful value sufficient for me. In my opinion, if all web owners and bloggers made just right content as you probably did, the internet shall be a lot more useful than ever before. “Where facts are few, experts are many.” by Donald R. Gannon.

  74. Posted by sorororkKnike | October 13, 2012 at 2:46 PM
  75. Posted by mouse click | October 14, 2012 at 12:10 AM

    Hi there. I’m sorry to hassle you but I ran across your site and discovered you’re using the exact same theme as me. The only issue is on my site, I’m unable to get the layout looking like yours. Would you mind emailing me at: Eve.Angel@gmx.com so I can get this figured out. By the way I have bookmarked your web-site: http://dealbreaker.com/2008/01/i-knew-it/ and will be visiting frequently. Thankyou!

  76. Posted by next page | October 14, 2012 at 3:43 AM

    I really enjoy looking at on this site, it has got wonderful blog posts. “Heavier-than-air flying machines are impossible.” by Lord Kelvin.

  77. Posted by More Bonuses | October 14, 2012 at 8:57 AM

    Doh! I was domain shopping at namecheap.com and went to type in the domain name: http://dealbreaker.com/2008/01/i-knew-it/ and guess who already purchased it? You did! lol j/k. I was about to purchase this domain name but realized it had been taken so I decided I’d come check it out. Wonderful blog!

  78. Posted by webpage | October 14, 2012 at 9:08 AM

    I like this weblog very much, Its a real nice billet to read and obtain information. “The love of nature is consolation against failure.” by Berthe Morisot.

  79. Posted by Teri Tews | October 14, 2012 at 10:05 AM

    on . April 4th, 2012 at . 11:36 pm

  80. Posted by Suggested Content | October 14, 2012 at 12:36 PM

    Do you mind if I quote a couple of your articles as long as I provide credit and sources back to your weblog: http://dealbreaker.com/2008/01/i-knew-it/. I most certainly will aslo ensure to give you the proper anchortext link using your webpage title: I Knew It Dealbreaker: Wall Street Insider – Financial News, Headlines, Commentary and Analysis – Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Banks. Please let me know if this is acceptable with you. Thank you

  81. Posted by Check Out | October 14, 2012 at 5:10 PM

    I gotta bookmark this site it seems invaluable extremely helpful

  82. Posted by Irma Vannuland | October 14, 2012 at 9:37 PM

    I have discovered that smart real estate agents almost everywhere are warming up to FSBO Promotion. They are noticing that it’s not only placing a poster in the front yard. It’s really concerning building relationships with these retailers who someday will become buyers. So, whenever you give your time and effort to helping these sellers go it alone — the “Law connected with Reciprocity” kicks in. Thanks for your blog post.

  83. Posted by links | October 14, 2012 at 10:02 PM

    Hey dear from a teenage girlfan keep up the wicked blog

  84. Posted by Booker Damrow | October 15, 2012 at 11:14 PM

    Wow, incredible blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you made blogging look easy. The overall look of your web site is magnificent, let alone the content!. Thanks For Your article about 302 Found .

  85. Posted by click for source | October 16, 2012 at 4:13 AM

    Heya this is somewhat of off topic but I was wanting to know if blogs use WYSIWYG editors or if you have to manually code with HTML. I’m starting a blog soon but have no coding knowledge so I wanted to get advice from someone with experience. Any help would be enormously appreciated!

  86. Posted by Deana Vanholland | October 16, 2012 at 5:33 AM

    Wow, wonderful blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you made blogging look easy. The overall look of your web site is fantastic, as well as the content!. Thanks For Your article about 302 Found .

  87. Posted by Discover More | October 16, 2012 at 2:00 PM

    Its excellent as your other articles : D, thanks for posting. “The squeaking wheel doesn’t always get the grease. Sometimes it gets replaced.” by Vic Gold.

  88. Posted by Muki | January 18, 2013 at 7:59 PM

    I’m extremely impressed with your writing skills as well as with the layout on your weblog. Is this a paid theme or did you customize it yourself? Anyway keep up the nice quality writing, it is rare to see a great blog like this one these days..