I called my father today. I had not made contact with my family in over five years. He told me that he wanted to see me. He told me that he would fly out to Las Vegas as soon as possible.
Europe became worried. The last thing Europe wanted was for me to tell my parents the truth and for my parents to believe me. Europe sent the euro plunging, much to the dismay of America. On December 31, the euro hit a peak of $1.3373. Over the next seven days, the euro would crater to $1.2932.