Market Power

Musings by an academic economist on the power of markets and the power over markets.

Saturday, March 26, 2005

Stupid Pet Trick

Here's one from the "Daddy. How did Rover die?" department. From MSNBC:

According to an Agence France-Presse story from Wavrechain-sous-Denain, France, a 3-year-old mastiff named Pako, once again abusing a lamppost as he lifted his leg and relieved himself, was electrocuted when his stream hit the metal pole, which (following an act by vandals) had a loose lamp wire touching it. [Daily Telegraph (Sydney, Australia)-AFP, 2-22-05]