Back in 2005, for instance, he argued that the U.S. housing bubble was starting to hiss badly.
When the hiss of reptiles turns to words, you hear something that you have never heard and will never forget.
to express contempt (Job 27:23). The destruction of the temple is thus spoken of (1 Kings 9:8). Zechariah (10:8) speaks of the Lord gathering the house of Judah as it were with a hiss: "I will hiss for them." This expression may be "derived from the noise made to attract bees in hiving, or from the sound naturally made to attract a person's attention."