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by bobswern
Comment Count 275 comments on Thu Feb 13, 2014 at 11:59 AM PST with 560 Recommends
It's Good To Be The King In a scene from (IMHO) one of the funniest movies of all time, Mel Brooks' History of the World Part II, Brooks, who plays the King (remember the song, "It's Good ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 407 comments on Wed Jul 29, 2009 at 02:03 PM PDT with 495 Recommends
In "[http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/06/opinion/06krugman.html Fears and Failure]," Paul Krugman's op-ed in Friday's New York Times--the same day that the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Employment ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 267 comments on Thu May 05, 2011 at 11:42 PM PDT with 354 Recommends
This may be legal, but it sure isn't fair very patriotic. Much of what Enron did was legal too -- but it still caused little old grandmas to spend extra money, that they couldn't afford -- to ...
by jamess
Comment Count 133 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2012 at 05:24 PM PST with 275 Recommends
Just a few days plus a year after approximately 100 supporters of the former Occupy Wall Street (“OWS”) working group, the now-autonomous Occupy the SEC (“OSEC”), peacefully [http://www....
by bobswern
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 01:06 AM PST with 237 Recommends
It’s bad enough that our government is [http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2012/09/quelle-surprise-regulatory-measures-to-reduce-systemic-risk-are-proving-to-be-ineffective-possibly-counterproductive....
by bobswern
Comment Count 165 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2013 at 03:56 AM PST with 203 Recommends
Remember that financial crisis we had four some odd years ago - the one that brought America and the world economy to its knees - a crisis that so ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 145 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 09:32 AM PDT with 172 Recommends
[ Diarist's Note: Naked Capitalism Publisher Yves Smith has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce her blog post in its entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community. ] [...
by bobswern
Comment Count 109 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 03:24 PM PDT with 162 Recommends
(Note: Pam Martens has provided written authorization to the diarist to republish this post in its entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community.) [http://wallstreetonparade.com/2013/09/what-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 58 comments on Wed Sep 04, 2013 at 12:05 AM PDT with 153 Recommends
This is one of those posts where the primary purpose of it is to (hopefully) inform the reader and then generate discussion. In this instance, it’s about what went down at Netroots Nation on ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 238 comments on Sun Jun 19, 2011 at 03:05 PM PDT with 91 Recommends
From Reuters: More than a dozen current and former employees of several large banks under investigation for ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jul 12, 2012 at 11:03 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Cross posted at our new beta site Voices on the Square. That’s right, and it was clear to everyone who opposed the pick of Tim Geithner from the start. In his testimony yesterday on the NY Fed’...
by priceman
Comment Count 81 comments on Thu Jul 26, 2012 at 07:45 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
I strongly urge my fellow Kossacks to recommend this recent community post, from our OWS group, within the past hour: "[http://www.dailykos.com/story/2012/04/20/1084960/-Hope-And-Cave-SEC-and-CFTC-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 10:24 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
I had a lovely little rant teed up for today that will undoubtable appear at a later date. But this morning I started, as I often do, at Eschaton (got to ...
by carolita
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Oct 20, 2010 at 07:00 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
A roadmap through the dishonest judicial "reasoning" used to subvert Dodd-Frank.
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 06:04 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
There's been a big argument since gas passed $3 a gallon over just how much of the soaring price is due to speculation. News has just come out from the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (which ...
by Vinlander
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Aug 21, 2008 at 09:50 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
The New York Times--and apparently Capitol Hill--pick-up today where my diary, "[http://www.dailykos.com/story/2009/6/3/738298/-Is-Wall-St.-Railroading-Main-St.-On-Derivatives-Oversight- Is Wall ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jun 04, 2009 at 02:35 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
This is an amazing - and depressing story . A retiring administrative law judge has asked that none ...
by blonde moment
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Oct 20, 2010 at 11:33 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Bernie is demanding " immediate action " from the Gary Gensler, the chairman of the CFCT, to strictly control the impact of speculators on the Oil Futures Market -- as the Law required him to do -- ...
by jamess
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 02:25 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
What is Libor? Why should I care that Barclays and possibly other banks have been caught manipulating it? The London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) is the benchmark for interest rates around the ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Jul 06, 2012 at 11:17 AM PDT with 30 Recommends