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I was going to try to pull together a discussion of Obama and HAMP, and my realization that Obama was Just Another Oligarch.

Then Yves Smith did it for me.

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This diary is mostly for my benefit, so I can find this stuff easily later, but feel free to dogpile me and call me a racist and such, if that's your cup of tea.

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