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I am so sick and tired of being lectured by good ole boys about what "the rest of us" are and are not entitled to as a result of our 'dead beat' behavior.' I've had it with the long parade of the '...
by ILean Left
Comment Count 501 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2009 at 02:45 PM PST with 875 Recommends
'CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY' - In Theaters October ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 387 comments on Fri Aug 21, 2009 at 12:36 AM PDT with 705 Recommends
One of the people that I have admired most during this nation's financial meltdown and clusterfuck has been the great Janet Tavakoli. From the beginning, she has consistently along with Yves Smith, ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 883 comments on Fri Oct 08, 2010 at 05:30 PM PDT with 681 Recommends
In coming months, the housing/mortgage crisis in this country is projected to worsen according to most major pundits. Already, [http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2010/11/current-housing-recession-
by bobswern
Comment Count 420 comments on Mon Nov 15, 2010 at 01:33 AM PST with 528 Recommends
Sometimes, statistics by themselves cannot impress upon our collective selves the severity or absurdity of a situation, particularly when the numbers are too big, too difficult to digest. Sometimes,
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 151 comments on Fri Feb 03, 2012 at 07:51 PM PST with 522 Recommends
Sunday, September 6th, 2009 Friends, Well, this is it! Tonight, at the Venice Film Festival, I will premiere my new movie, "Capitalism: A Love Story." After 16 months of production, I am proud to ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 402 comments on Sat Sep 05, 2009 at 07:56 PM PDT with 465 Recommends
Mostly just a bunch of pictures I've taken of things I've noticed lately, supplemented by a few from google maps.
by Land of Enchantment
Comment Count 364 comments on Mon Aug 30, 2010 at 06:42 AM PDT with 438 Recommends
Occupy Wall Street is still going strong as the latest offshoot Occupy Our Homes is already making waves. December 6th is day of protest over the many ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 121 comments on Tue Dec 06, 2011 at 10:30 AM PST with 419 Recommends
I was kind of hoping that the Obama Administration would take advantage of the moment and start doing its job on another front in the War on Terror. Now that Osama has been dispatched it is ...
by route66
Comment Count 187 comments on Tue May 03, 2011 at 08:33 AM PDT with 400 Recommends
In 1973, as a high school drop out, I was earning $7.50 an hour as an unskilled union worker in a sheet metal factory in Massachusetts. Now 40 years later in 2013 the minimum wage is still less --- ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 200 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 11:32 AM PDT with 355 Recommends
The obscenity continues in America. The economy is destroyed--short-term and long-term--by incompetents and greedy people. But, it's regular people who had nothing to do with this disaster who take ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 390 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2008 at 06:54 AM PST with 294 Recommends
by Sprinkles
Comment Count 186 comments on Sun Dec 21, 2008 at 05:23 AM PST with 290 Recommends
Oh my !
by bink
Comment Count 232 comments on Wed Mar 26, 2008 at 11:46 AM PDT with 277 Recommends
It's interesting that about 15 minutes ago, Rush Limbaugh was roaring about Obama attacking UBS. Ohnoez! The same president who must be crucified for the tax evasion of others apparently can'
by Nulwee
Comment Count 165 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2009 at 10:31 AM PST with 263 Recommends
and Sheila Bair, she gets it too. A good percentage of the fifty state's attorney generals get it. Congress doesn't get it, and if Barack Obama or Joe Biden get it, they're not telling. From ...
by route66
Comment Count 212 comments on Sun Apr 03, 2011 at 05:20 PM PDT with 218 Recommends
For background on these ongoing protests, see the links at the end of the diary. ----------------------- Protests in Israel broadened in scope today as protest leaders rejected Prime ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 107 comments on Tue Jul 26, 2011 at 06:20 PM PDT with 206 Recommends
I like this. You may remember Mitt Romney's remarks last year that we need to foreclose and foreclose and let the market hit bottom: As for what to do for the housing industry ...
by TomP
Comment Count 197 comments on Wed Feb 01, 2012 at 08:42 AM PST with 155 Recommends
As Robert Kuttner put it so succinctly the other day in, "[http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-kuttner/fantasies-of-green-shoots_b_212373.html Fantasies of Green Shoots]:" There is ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 291 comments on Tue Jun 09, 2009 at 01:35 AM PDT with 150 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
In a rare case of working people getting a good break, a story just broke out of the Dallas-Fort Worth suburbs in which a man bought a house in a wealthy suburban neighborhood for just $16.00. The ...
by 728huey
Comment Count 272 comments on Sun Jul 17, 2011 at 03:09 PM PDT with 142 Recommends