This is America! How many of you people want to pay for your neighbor's mortgage that has an extra bathroom and can't pay their bills? Raise their hand. President Obama, are you listening?... You know, Cuba used to have mansions and a relatively decent economy. They moved from the individual to the collective. Now, they're driving '54 Chevys, maybe the last great car to come out of Detroit.... We're thinking of having a Chicago Tea Party in July. All you capitalists that want to show up to Lake Michigan, I'm gonna start organizing.Introduction to (and explanation of) this quote series can be found here. Read this tag to see all of them.
—CNBC Reporter Rick Santelli, February 19, 2009, from the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange