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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
This is a depressing time to try to believe in the rule of law in this country, because of so much in the way of rampant fraud on behalf of the banking industry, the robo-signing, the delays and ...
by Jbearlaw
Comment Count 113 comments on Tue Nov 15, 2011 at 11:00 AM PST with 596 Recommends
Huge h/t to [http://www.dailykos.com/user/emal Kossack emal] who points us, in the comments, to this story over at FDL from dday... [http://news.firedoglake.com/2011/01/07/ma-supreme-
by bobswern
Comment Count 320 comments on Thu Jan 06, 2011 at 06:12 PM PST with 466 Recommends
Krugman goes there, and a lot of others are starting to, as well... [http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/11/opinion/11krugman.html?hpw&gwh=89683E5412EF04F8814C01FBA8D7E548 The President Is ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 649 comments on Mon Apr 11, 2011 at 12:52 AM PDT with 442 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
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
Since September 2008, it seems as if there's been a never-ending stream of status quo transgressions against Main Street that have come to light. Both in the MSM and the blogosphere--these days, as ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 536 comments on Wed Oct 13, 2010 at 04:08 PM 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
MIT Professor, author and former International Monetary Fund (IMF) Chief Economist [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simon_Johnson_(economist) Simon Johnson] noted, on Thursday, (See: "[http://...
by bobswern
Comment Count 342 comments on Sun Mar 20, 2011 at 10:48 AM PDT with 371 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
Fellow Kossacks. I need just bit of help. Not for myself, but to help Patricia Goff, someone I have never met. She lives across the Bay from me. She is being evicted from her home of more than ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 132 comments on Mon Jul 09, 2012 at 09:16 AM PDT with 331 Recommends
Why does he still have a job? Not the most original thought, I realize, but the awfulness of the ...
by david mizner
Comment Count 403 comments on Fri Nov 19, 2010 at 02:15 PM PST with 312 Recommends
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is once again going after the Goliath Big Banks via the U.S. Government. On Tuesday, Warren sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, SEC Chair Mary Jo White,
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 109 comments on Fri May 17, 2013 at 02:55 AM PDT with 271 Recommends
As I (and many others) have noted on numerous occasions of late, the shallow notion that everything philosophical and ideological that occurs inside the Beltway is categorized as either "red" or "...
by bobswern
Comment Count 98 comments on Fri Apr 22, 2011 at 02:07 AM PDT with 269 Recommends
In his Sunday column in the NY Times, "[http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/19/opinion/19rich.html The Bipartisanship Racket]," Frank Rich pulls no punches as he eviscerates [http://www.huffingtonpost.com/
by bobswern
Comment Count 177 comments on Sun Dec 19, 2010 at 01:19 AM PST with 269 Recommends
Zach Carter's most recent post [http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/12/14/geithner-blocking-legal-h_n_796773.html over at HuffPo] reminds us that people who think that Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 124 comments on Wed Dec 15, 2010 at 10:50 PM PST with 265 Recommends
For the second time in two years, our country's mortgage industry is imploding before our eyes. Once again, it's all about our corporate kleptocracy and the status quo's transgressions against Main ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 397 comments on Wed Oct 06, 2010 at 01:17 AM PDT with 258 Recommends
If you're following the economy (it'll still be here the day-after-the-day-after [http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/10/30/saturday-night-forecast-update-calm-before-the-storm/ the eleven-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 190 comments on Sat Oct 30, 2010 at 11:53 PM PDT with 235 Recommends
As [http://mandelman.ml-implode.com/2011/03/homeowner-suffers-horrific-injustice-at-the-hands-of-jpmorgan-chase/ more horrific stories of Wall Street fraudclosure transgressions] by too-big-to-fail ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 96 comments on Sat Mar 05, 2011 at 12:48 PM PST with 232 Recommends
[NOTE: This crosspost from Michael Olenick is also Part II of a two-part post, today, with the headline of the first part of this post entitled: [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/05/24/1094397/-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 73 comments on Thu May 24, 2012 at 04:56 AM PDT with 216 Recommends