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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
It's interesting that we learn of the specifics of more calls for criminal and civil prosecution of Wall Street executives -- this time by our government's own [http://www.fcic.gov Financial Crisis ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 409 comments on Thu Jan 27, 2011 at 09:03 PM PST with 560 Recommends
IMHO, there are two must-read pieces in Monday's New York Times concerning unemployment and the Great Recession, Wall Street mortgage fraud, and our economy, in general. The first ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 192 comments on Sun Sep 26, 2010 at 11:24 PM PDT with 290 Recommends
The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission has spoken: As this report goes to print, there are more than 26 million Americans who are out of work , cannot find full-time work, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 74 comments on Thu Feb 10, 2011 at 07:31 PM PST with 103 Recommends
Another disinformation campaign to falsify the history of the mortgage crisis, and to double down on past failures.
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 67 comments on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 07:40 AM PST with 77 Recommends
The best seller Reckless Endangerment implicates The New York Times in another plagiarism scandal, in which a star reporter appears to be shilling for The American Enterprise Institute.
by Skeptic All
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Mar 28, 2012 at 01:19 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
In today's NY Times, Frank Rich rails on the overwhelming political epidemic that we know as: passing the buck . While, perhaps, the best example of this was Alan Greenspan's testimony last ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 58 comments on Sat Apr 10, 2010 at 10:21 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
Krugman is warning us that another Whitewash is underway ... Wall Street Whitewash By Paul Krugman, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Dec 18, 2010 at 04:35 PM PST with 56 Recommends
Ed Pinto labeled 27 million mortgages as "high risk," but showed no curiosity about how those loans performed. A guy who lacked the skills of a junior analyst is touted as an "expert" in the media ...
by Leonard Architect
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Jun 03, 2011 at 09:10 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
If you doubt that there was a concerted effort to bury the findings of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, contrast ...
by Leonard Architect
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Dec 04, 2011 at 08:42 PM PST with 51 Recommends
Tomorrow morning should prove to be a very interesting milestone in the history of this country's Great Recession. We're told that's when the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
by bobswern
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Jan 26, 2011 at 02:37 PM PST with 48 Recommends
FCIC Commissioner Peter Wallison touts the discredited research of Ed Pinto. So do professors at Berkeley and NYU, who apparently receive indirect funding from the Koch Brothers.
by Leonard Architect
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Jul 14, 2011 at 06:48 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Going after some more of the best? of the best? of the best?......... in the financial Meltdown! ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Apr 21, 2010 at 12:48 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
One of the Too Big To Follow the Law Fail Banks , Citigroup has finally admitted (indirectly) that yes massive fraud was behind the 2008 meltdown and yes, ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Nov 01, 2011 at 12:31 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
A vast conspiracy of silence surrounds the chief proponent of The Big Lie.
by Been There 1963
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Feb 18, 2013 at 11:29 AM PST with 35 Recommends
Dylan Ratigan is the host of MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan Show. In my opinion, Ratigan has built his whole show based on substantive ignorance of policy issues and the exploitation of people's fear and ...
by deaniac83
Comment Count 70 comments on Thu Jan 21, 2010 at 10:04 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Now, I've seen everything in this past week, which only confirms my own gut reactions as to what is truly going on in our nation, and how the Shock Doctrine gets played out during times of national ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Jan 24, 2011 at 09:17 PM PST with 32 Recommends
The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission has spoken: As this report goes to print, there are more than 26 million Americans who are out of work , cannot find full-time work, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Jan 30, 2011 at 06:03 AM PST with 30 Recommends
"Let me get this straight, the only people who have recovered from the financial meltdown... are the people who caused this financial meltdown," Jon Stewart.
by allenjo
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jan 14, 2010 at 10:21 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Though the report by the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission has gotten mixed and tepid reviews, the Commission did an enormous public service by by pulling back the curtain on a lot of not-so-...
by Leonard Architect
Comment Count 32 comments on Sat Feb 05, 2011 at 02:20 PM PST with 28 Recommends