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    Toxic assets still exist, and foreclosures continue, ARM's adjust, usury and fees are out of control.

    They sold back the preferred stock options we held as collateral at a bare minimum profit, when we could have tripled the profit cashing in when stocks recovered.

    And there is nothing left in the cupboard for the upcoming commercial real estate "small problem".

    I know some of it is TweedleTimmy's fault, but TweedleBenny is his partner in this three legged race.

    A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer. Robert Frost

    by bamabikeguy on Sat Nov 28, 2009 at 10:18:28 AM PST

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    •  I didn't say things were perfect (1+ / 0-)
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      I merely said we have avoided a depression.  We may still go into one in theory, though I'd say it is pretty unlikely.  And, actually, if I am not mistaken, I do believe we've made decent money on the bailouts thus far.

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