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April 8th, 2009
06:28 PM ET

Beat 360° 4/8/09

Ready for today's Beat 360°?

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Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner makes an announcement at the Treasury Department April 6, 2009. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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soundoff (218 Responses)
  1. Ishaka - Atlanta, GA

    You can not be serious folks, I have been away for only eight days and all this???

    April 8, 2009 at 7:25 pm |
  2. Paul - San Francisco, CA

    ". . . . and the nominees for official bailouts of the first quarter goes too"

    April 8, 2009 at 7:24 pm |
  3. Jasmine-Spokane, WA

    Hey guys! You wanna see my Maddoff impression!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:24 pm |
  4. Jill from Los Angeles

    Hope no one is looking. I'd better hide my share of the stimulus money before it gets revoked.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:23 pm |
  5. Whitney, Redlands, CA

    After considering creating his own version of The Apprentice where the challenge is fixing the economy and the prize is his job Time Geithner realizes no body wants to be Secretary of the Treasury...

    April 8, 2009 at 7:22 pm |
  6. Terri from Atlanta

    Geither thinks he's just received a top secret private message
    from the President, but it just says: Bring your kids to the egg hunt.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:22 pm |
  7. Bob - Massillon, OH

    Tim Geithner accidentally pulls out the wrong sheet of paper from his breast pocket thus announcing to the nation his immediate need for orange juice, bread and toilet tissue.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:22 pm |
  8. Carol B.

    T.G. "Make way for the new 'money honey,' Bartiromo."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:22 pm |
  9. Tony

    "As a matter of fact I do have a note from my doctor excusing me from gym class."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:21 pm |
  10. Corey Pleasants

    Oh god, these aren't my speech notes, its my notice of foreclosure!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:20 pm |
  11. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    I have all the answers right here in my pocket.... Now what was the question ?

    April 8, 2009 at 7:20 pm |
  12. paolo, nj

    'You couldve slipped me my bonus in the office boss...'

    April 8, 2009 at 7:20 pm |
  13. Whitney, Redlands, CA

    I think i'll just put this envelope with my million dollar bonus away, i'm not sure I can survive another scandal...

    April 8, 2009 at 7:19 pm |
  14. Lauren Cavanagh, Detroit

    Secretary Geithner decides he will speak without notes today, since he was going to open with a joke about Somali pirates.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:19 pm |
  15. Bart from Chicago

    These envelopes full of cash are beautiful! It makes me feel like I'm back on Wall Street.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:19 pm |
  16. Pamela Greene Guin, Alabama

    I have a letter from home I would like to share with you....

    April 8, 2009 at 7:18 pm |
  17. Benjamin

    You didn't see me take this so you won't see me pay taxes on it either...

    April 8, 2009 at 7:17 pm |
  18. Greg S. - Santa Monica

    Geithner ponders:
    "On second thought... maybe next year I'll file my tax return"

    April 8, 2009 at 7:17 pm |
  19. Kelly-nc

    And the winner is...
    AIG!! hahaha.. just kidding..
    seriously.. we have a plan this time.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  20. Terri from Atlanta

    I hope I don't pull out the wrong note and read to the audience,
    "Bring home bread, milk, and eggs".

    April 8, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  21. Megan E. Rochester, NH

    “Seriously, I know what I’m doing… wanna see my resume?”

    April 8, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  22. Bart from Chicago

    What's great about these payoff's is that there tax free, oop’s, I don't pay my taxes anyway.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  23. Lauren Cavanagh, Detroit

    Secretary Timothy Geithner nervously prepares to announce the results of last night's American Idol from Iraq. President Obama is in the bottom 3...

    April 8, 2009 at 7:16 pm |
  24. Jon - Melbourne, FL

    "Hmm...Final Notice from the IRS. Can't be that important!"

    April 8, 2009 at 7:15 pm |
  25. Kevin - Tampa, FL

    The Treasury Secretary slips his tax return in his jacket while simultaneously making a mental note: “Don’t forget to drop this in the mail by midnight, next Wednesday, next Wednesday, next Wednesday...”

    April 8, 2009 at 7:15 pm |
  26. Chris Sosa - Boston, MA

    Anyone else have bonuses they'd like to return?

    April 8, 2009 at 7:14 pm |
  27. Ryan Domingue

    How much do you need? I've got 9 billion right here.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:14 pm |
  28. eddy, toronto, canada

    "Let me think...where l can I deposit a check for one trillion dollars?"

    April 8, 2009 at 7:14 pm |
  29. Paul - San Francisco, CA

    When asked to comment on the "coughs up cash no questions asked" aimed at him by Joe Biden, Geithner's response was it's all good I've my prescription here for Robitussin in my pocket.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:13 pm |
  30. Isabel

    The TV schedule is here.
    Obama wants schedule the TiVo for Sports, but I need to schedule the next CNN Money Summit with Ali Velshi.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:13 pm |
  31. Leanne Vermette

    I'll put this reminder to file my taxes in my pocket right now.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:13 pm |
  32. Jesse Segura Elgin,IL

    Hmmm, I wonder if people actually paid attention to me this time. I gotta stop rambling when I speak.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:12 pm |
  33. Jennie NY, NY

    All I am supposed to say is: my taxes have been filed as of today. Thank you.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:11 pm |
  34. Bart from Chicago

    I hope AC360 – keeping them honest doesn't catch me taking this pay off.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:11 pm |
  35. Don, WA

    "Oh shoot, I picked up the wrong envelope off the kitchen table this morning...this is my VIP select invitation to the 2009 world championship dachshund races."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:11 pm |
  36. Isabel

    In the G-20 Summit, Anderson Cooper caught me by surprise, but this time I prepared my cheat.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:11 pm |
  37. Richard M. Brooklyn, NY

    After a relatively good week, Treasury Secretary Geithner tucks away his letter of resignation.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  38. Mike Kingston Canada

    Dang! I missed the tax filing deadline again.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  39. Kim Stenner Ontario, Canada

    It's my picks for March Madness. What do you mean I'm a bit late?

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  40. Ram Kasimanickam

    " Oops.... it is grocery list.... this time it is my turn...."

    Blacksburg, VA

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  41. Rod Chorneyko, British Columbia

    Gosh, and I thought that these things were always pink.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  42. jack, wisconsin

    "Envelope? What envelope? Oh that. Those are just my plane tickets for the Bahamas.'

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  43. Brandon Goodwin

    Brandon G. Pleasureville, Kentucky

    Unable to convince reporters that his position as Treasury secretary was legitimate, Geithner offers new treasury bonds to his skeptics.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  44. Rick K. Dover, NH

    The real meaning of TARP-Tim Accepts Radical Payouts

    April 8, 2009 at 7:10 pm |
  45. Micheal - Anaheim

    Knowing the late fees and interest are enough to pay for the next stimulus package, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner attempts to hide the tax returns the IRS didn’t question him about.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:09 pm |
  46. Mike from Ithaca, NY

    Geithner's resignation letter, labeled "Open this when the Dow drops below zero".

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  47. Lee Anne, Pittsburgh, PA

    I'll just put that check here, before the I.R.S. sees it.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  48. Bart from Chicago

    Only suckers pay income taxes, I knew President Obama would give me this check back.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  49. Mike Vandeveer

    Okay, then, I'll just put the check in the mail. Trust me, I'm with the government.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  50. Matt in Stafford, VA

    This document is my letter of resignation.

    LATE APRIL FOOLS!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
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