Umm, buy a pitcher of beer. Ya gotta get SOMETHING out of the whole deal.
At least ya got $9 bucks back. So I vote for #2, it’s a selfless vote, since I don’t think I am in the LoT yet, but somebody ought to get something out of it. :)
They saw market investment is like gambling, maybe it should be more aptly named, "the race track" or something. Instead of "Wall Street" we could call it "Race Track Market" or something?