“I sensed trouble when a homeless man told me he was studying for his real estate license.”
– Peter Hong, “How We Cashed In Before The Housing Crash”, The Los Angeles Times, January 20, 2008
“Don’t believe the hype!”
– Public Enemy, “Don’t Believe The Hype”
You have to read LA Times Report Peter Hong’s account of how he bucked the crowd and sold at the top by, among other things, repeating to himself the lyrics from the Public Enemy song “Don’t Believe The Hype”.