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    Smile What does "ticker" in this sentence mean?

    Ticker: Clinton flip flops on using nukes? -----from cnn.com

    what does ticker mean in this sentence?

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    Re: What does "ticker" in this sentence mean?

    Before computers, stock market prices were broadcast to investment houses and stockbrokers via a type of teletype machine called a "ticker tape" machine. Ticker tape - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Now, in the context of the "CNN Political Ticker" it means up-to-the-minute news.

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    Smile Re: What does "ticker" in this sentence mean?

    Quote Originally Posted by mykwyner View Post
    Before computers, stock market prices were broadcast to investment houses and stockbrokers via a type of teletype machine called a "ticker tape" machine. Ticker tape - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Now, in the context of the "CNN Political Ticker" it means up-to-the-minute news.
    Thank you very much for your help.
    This is a great website.

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