Everyone's a critic...

The weekend of June 23-24 was a hectic time for Richard Marin, an executive at Bear Stearns that ran two troubled hedge funds heavily invested in subprime-backed bonds. And after another week of “trying to defend Sparta against the Persians hoardes of Wall Street,” Marin admits he “needed something very light-hearted.” So on that Sunday night he took in a movie, Evan Almighty, which he concluded was “a perfectly bland and mildly funny family flick” but it “does have a cute message about how everyone can make the world a better place by always taking up the opportunity to engage in A Random act of Kindness…ARK…get it?”

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