A year ago, I
- We saw a 3.25% yield on the 10-year Treasury note. There was further deterioration in AOL's ( TWX) subscriber base, and Steve Case was ousted. The European economy was moribund during 2003's first half. The New Jersey Nets basketball team enjoyed surprising success. General Electric ( GE) had lower earnings guidance. Democratic aspirant Al Gore bowed out of the presidential race. There were no major terrorist acts in the U.S. U.N. inspectors found no evidence of a weapon buildup in Iraq.