Monday trade much more muted than most feared, with the Dow closing UP 165, when there was a solid bet that the Dow would take huge heat Monday. 28,361. Bonds only up 8 tics to 163.25. The world fear index just took a calm down pill. Corn off 2 1/2 to 378 3/4. Rice down 4 1/2 to 1356 1/2. Beans looked lower as the funds hammered meal early, but fully recovered and closed 4 1/2 higher, 877. Wheat stabilized and gained 1 3/4 to settle 555 1/2. Simple truth is the Chinese are getting sick with a flu like virus, not dying in any measurable numbers. This is going to make china take a hit to production and GDP, Drop in crude demand. No measurable drop in food needs. They are putting bearish talk into the grain market because they are a buyer. When was the last time you walked onto a car dealers lot with money hanging out of your pockets, complaining about sticker being too low? About never. Same thing.