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AND PROBABLY ON RIGHTY BLOGS, TOO, BUT I DON'T READ THEM. On December 6, someone posted a diary titled, "Today, I found out we have nothing." It was a long sob story that elicited the usual ...
by AtlantaJan
Comment Count 824 comments on Mon Dec 08, 2008 at 10:06 AM PST with 758 Recommends
Wow, that M&I bank boycott has the GOPers suffering from a severe attack of the vapors. They're talking about having a witch hunt, firing all the cops and firefighters, and bringing in the National ...
by bernardpliers
Comment Count 279 comments on Tue Mar 15, 2011 at 06:31 PM PDT with 526 Recommends
Ms. Unoball got an email this evening with some very good news. The message came from People Acting in Community Together , PACT. This is an interfaith ...
by Senor Unoball
Comment Count 288 comments on Thu Oct 13, 2011 at 06:10 AM PDT with 488 Recommends
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation was set up in 1933 (by that runamok socialist, commie pinko) in the early days of President Franklin Roosevelt's administration. Roosevelt was from New ...
by WineRev
Comment Count 178 comments on Tue Apr 06, 2010 at 09:36 AM PDT with 486 Recommends
Remember back in August after the phoney "debt ceiling crisis" that the GOP ginned up? Standard and Poor's (S&P) downgraded the credit ranking of the United States. Two other rating agencies, Moody'...
by WineRev
Comment Count 234 comments on Fri Oct 14, 2011 at 07:58 AM PDT with 411 Recommends
Countywide. Bank Of America. Citibank. Bailouts. Profits from secret bailouts . Are the people who are supposed ...
by kravitz
Comment Count 199 comments on Sun Dec 04, 2011 at 06:58 PM PST with 326 Recommends
by STOP George
Comment Count 127 comments on Wed Jun 28, 2006 at 01:26 PM PDT with 300 Recommends
by lapin
Comment Count 365 comments on Thu Mar 02, 2006 at 11:56 PM PST with 284 Recommends
Many people view the Move Your Money campaign to be a huge success, with hundreds of thousands of new credit union and community bank accounts being opened over the last couple months. More money ...
by EagleOfFreedom
Comment Count 196 comments on Mon Nov 14, 2011 at 08:26 AM PST with 196 Recommends
You better sit down for this. It seems that HSBC, the world's second largest bank, that made its fortune in the Chinese opium trade and that recently got caught laundering money for Mexican ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 75 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 04:22 PM PDT with 156 Recommends
In a vote that already has the makings of being enshrined in history, the parliament of Cyprus voted on Tuesday evening to reject the EU-sponsored "bailout" of the country's economy. This "bailout" ...
by neo11
Comment Count 143 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 12:14 PM PDT with 153 Recommends
"Kiva is the path-breaking, fast-growing person-to-person microlending site. It works this way: Kiva posts pictures and stories of people needing loans. You give your money to Kiva. Kiva sends it to ...
by TwoSolitudes
Comment Count 94 comments on Tue Feb 11, 2014 at 02:35 AM PST with 147 Recommends
So I just got off the phone with my credit union about refinancing my mortgage. I'm about 30% upside down, not with Fannie or Freddie and have been paying on time since I got the mortgage in 2007. ...
by mdmslle
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 03:41 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
Clearly, no one suspected this would make such good TV. C-Span cut away to Rangel, and it's taken some ...
by kravitz
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Nov 18, 2010 at 11:51 AM PST with 58 Recommends
South Florida's idea of public transportation is a not so funny joke. A five mile commute can take what seems like forever to accomplish. Florida's Republican state and local governments aren't ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 07:08 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
Well isn't this just special! They can't afford taxes, but they can sure as hell find money to run expensive smear campaigns against corporate greed protesters while holding campaign fundraisers for ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Nov 28, 2011 at 01:45 PM PST with 47 Recommends
I want to thank Stranded Wind for his great diaries and for introducing many of us (self included) to The Automatic Earth . If you desire to be ...
by Earth Ling
Comment Count 115 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2009 at 07:28 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
On Monday I wrote about the unprecedented attempt by Bank Julius Baer to censor the Wikileak.org web site by having a San ...
by stephen soldz
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2008 at 05:24 PM PST with 44 Recommends
...and it won't be pretty. The second IMF/ECB agreement with Greece (the one Greeks protested in late May and June) is dead on arrival. For a number of reasons. One, the Finnish have ...
by upstate NY
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Sep 04, 2011 at 01:31 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Federal regulators closed Florida's First Priority Bank on Friday, marking the eighth bank failure of the year. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., which ...
by boydmcdonald
Comment Count 45 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2008 at 06:55 PM PDT with 28 Recommends