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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
Cross posted at Voices on the Square and The Stars Hollow Gazette Yes, it's true. If the White House would like to disavow David Plouffe's words now is the ...
by priceman
Comment Count 614 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 08:36 AM PST with 361 Recommends
This is a re-run of a post written at the end of last year , with a few added comments (in italics). An ...
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 204 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2008 at 03:32 PM PDT with 334 Recommends
It my seem strange to anyone who has followed the debate over the causes of the 2008 housing bubble collapse and the resulting financial crisis that triggered the "Great Recession," but it took ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 165 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 08:42 AM PDT with 266 Recommends
I know; this is going to be a diary that some of you will not want to hear in an election year. Perhaps you would rather read one not of analysis, but of fear; fear of a Mitt Romney presidency. ...
by priceman
Comment Count 1022 comments on Thu Apr 26, 2012 at 08:01 AM PDT with 257 Recommends
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 329 comments on Sat Jul 29, 2006 at 08:27 PM PDT with 236 Recommends
As American consumers we pay a speculation premium on many of the things that we buy. Speculators and increased speculation is helping drive the cost of living and for many its pushing meeting many ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 122 comments on Sun Dec 25, 2011 at 12:59 PM PST with 205 Recommends
The race is not always to the swift... Federal funds are running out at the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center, and officials plan to close the site and euthanize hundreds of the tortoises they'...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 104 comments on Sun Aug 25, 2013 at 09:16 PM PDT with 186 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 189 comments on Tue Oct 03, 2006 at 05:07 AM PDT with 167 Recommends
That’s right. Unless you are on NY AG Eric Schneidermans' side here, one can't claim to care about the abuses of Wall Street and the overall fraud behind the subprime mortgage meltdown and the ...
by priceman
Comment Count 136 comments on Thu Sep 29, 2011 at 08:12 AM PDT with 156 Recommends
There have been a lot of dire predictions about our economy. To believe the most dire, worthless credit default swaps now equal at least half of the entire world's GDP and we're about to see a ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 315 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2009 at 03:58 AM PST with 148 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 119 comments on Tue Nov 22, 2005 at 01:07 PM PST with 123 Recommends
by bonddad
Comment Count 269 comments on Wed Apr 19, 2006 at 06:00 AM PDT with 104 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
by bonddad
Comment Count 139 comments on Mon Apr 03, 2006 at 07:55 AM PDT with 102 Recommends
(Diarist's Note: Wolf Richter has provided written authorization to diarist to reproduce his posts in their entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community.) [http://www.testosteronepit.com/...
by bobswern
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 10:17 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
After posting massive losses, yet again, Fannie and Freddie have warned that they will be needing another ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 167 comments on Thu Nov 12, 2009 at 11:32 AM PST with 63 Recommends
They keep us from seeing true facts and when we don't see the truth, we can't fix what's gone wrong. A good example of a preconceived notion that keeps leading us astray is the long-standing belief ...
by hannah
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Dec 26, 2011 at 05:10 AM PST with 62 Recommends
Writing in the the current print issue ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 66 comments on Fri Jun 26, 2009 at 07:42 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
The situation at the mortgage giants of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac continue to get worse. The news yesterday is that Fannie Mae ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 54 comments on Sat Feb 28, 2009 at 11:16 AM PST with 59 Recommends