First Read A Reflection on a Life, Its Influences and the Trading Floor John Lothian – JLN – Published February 5, 2015 I learned recently a lifelong friend was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. My friend and former Wisconsin neighbor is older than me. In fact, at one time he was my babysitter. As I learned yesterday the CME would shut down most of its futures trading pits, his story came rushing back to me. jlne.ws/1MW7yMc ***** My friend Warren “Boycie” McNeil passed away yesterday. He was so full of life while he was with us and shall never be forgotten….