"I feel like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Who are these guys that just keep coming?" -- Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson Jr.
We quite like the image of Beard and Bald as the "Banditos Americanos" of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid fame. Racing around on horseback, blowing up safes, being pursued by doggedly determined bounty hunters. Making that huge leap off the cliff to finally shake their tormentors. Fleeing south of the border. Taunting the local army.
I suppose the big question is, which one is Robert Redford and which one is Paul Newman?
Oh, wait, we just remembered how that film ended. Maybe that's not such a good comparison.
Struggling to Keep Up as the Crisis Raced On [The New York Times]