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I have diaried about the recent adoption by some Kossers of the Right Wing Meme to impotently focus the blame on the principle home borrower who might receive a measured assist, instead of the ...
by JerichoJ8
Comment Count 485 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2009 at 02:32 PM PST with 739 Recommends
It's all there in Friday's NY Times. The lede atop today's business section of the gray lady tells us: "[http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/15/business/15bank.html Mortgage Mess May Cost Big Banks ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 1146 comments on Thu Oct 14, 2010 at 11:10 PM PDT with 632 Recommends
In coming months, the housing/mortgage crisis in this country is projected to worsen according to most major pundits. Already, [http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2010/11/current-housing-recession-
by bobswern
Comment Count 420 comments on Mon Nov 15, 2010 at 01:33 AM PST with 528 Recommends
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 412 comments on Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 05:37 AM PST with 527 Recommends
by turneresq
Comment Count 628 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2008 at 12:20 PM PDT with 518 Recommends
Let’s face it, people hate bankers. There are a lot of reasons to hate them these days, given that unbridled greed and a total lack of concern for anything other enriching themselves is in ...
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 491 comments on Tue Nov 09, 2010 at 06:20 AM PST with 468 Recommends
As this week-end claims its second major bank CEO ( Chuck Prince leaving Citigroup just a few days after Stan O'Neal ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 435 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2007 at 03:04 PM PST with 456 Recommends
Appearing in tomorrow's paper is a piece by Joe Stephens titled "Obama Got Discount on Home Loan"
by kravitz
Comment Count 432 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2008 at 10:33 PM PDT with 442 Recommends
Cross-posted from Middle Class Political Economist .
by Kenneth Thomas
Comment Count 191 comments on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 12:50 AM PST with 441 Recommends
Today is TARP (Troubled Asset Relief Program) Inspector General Neil Barofsky's final day in office. He's going out with one hell of a bang in an op-ed in Wednesday's NY Times, saying many things ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 351 comments on Wed Mar 30, 2011 at 01:12 AM PDT with 437 Recommends
About seven months ago, while trying to enact real bankruptcy reform, Senator Dick Durbin explained why change would be an uphill battle. He summed it up in one phrase: when it comes to Congress, ...
by Alexi Giannoulias
Comment Count 214 comments on Sat Dec 05, 2009 at 10:02 AM PST with 421 Recommends
Matt Taibbi focuses upon more inconvenient truths about our nation’s ongoing mortgage fraud fiasco from his Rolling Stone blog, yesterday, in: “[http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/blogs/...
by bobswern
Comment Count 310 comments on Fri Aug 26, 2011 at 01:07 AM PDT with 409 Recommends
Late Tuesday evening, [http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/02/06/assured-flagstar-verdict-idUSL1N0B5PPP20130206 Reuters reported] that U.S. District Court Judge Jed Rakoff issued a ruling in a very ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 154 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 03:59 AM PST with 396 Recommends
I just heard a piece on NPR about Experian selling your credit history to collection agencies. They ...
by onemadson
Comment Count 501 comments on Sun Jun 24, 2007 at 05:11 AM PDT with 388 Recommends
THREE QUESTIONS... Question #1: Do events announced earlier this weekend concerning former Countrywide Financial CEO Angelo Mozilo's settlement with the Securities and Exchange ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 476 comments on Sun Oct 17, 2010 at 08:58 PM PDT with 384 Recommends
While the political class waits for the economic crisis to resolve itself, homeowners have started to show considerably more initiative. It's making the titans of finance very edgy. Cross posted ...
by danps
Comment Count 338 comments on Sat May 15, 2010 at 04:34 AM PDT with 374 Recommends
Just a day after the Congressional Oversight Panel (COP) issued [http://cop.senate.gov/reports/library/report-121410-cop.cfm a detailed, scathing report] on the government's mortgage modification ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 206 comments on Tue Dec 14, 2010 at 06:35 PM PST with 360 Recommends
What follows, a few paragraphs below, are 10 new/obfuscated and revised realities about our economy (due to new information over the past five or six weeks since I published the original diary:
by bobswern
Comment Count 353 comments on Tue Nov 17, 2009 at 03:39 AM PST with 359 Recommends
We need to equip our nation to succeed in life.
by Colonial82
Comment Count 557 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2008 at 06:35 AM PDT with 359 Recommends
by jamess
Comment Count 204 comments on Sun Aug 07, 2011 at 07:47 PM PDT with 349 Recommends