And you thought political reporting was bad Blog ››› September 23, 2008 1:37 PM EDT ››› JAMISON FOSER ? In case you had any doubt, Matt Yglesias shows that the New York Times' assertions about the causes of market fluctuations seem to be pulled out of thin air. Short Link copy link Posted In Economy We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.