Tag: ben bernanke

The next time you see Ben Bernanke and he's all like, "Bro, could you spot me five bucks, bro?" do NOT spot him five...

Unloved money brute Lawrence "Larry" Summers will not be your new Ben Bernanke after withdrawing his name from consideration for Federal Reserve Chairman on...

We sure will miss Michele Bachmann, Empress of Crazytown, when she leaves the House of Representatives to more intimately torture the people of Minnesota...

Hi Lizzz! HIIIIIII! WE LOVE YOU!!!! Why? Well, in addition to the usual reasons, Ben Bernanke appeared in front of the Senate Banking Committee...

In a move that your Wonkette finds SHOCKING, just SHOCKING, major banks have decided not to lower home loan interest rates for customers, even...

How exciting, soon we will be in the midst of a third round of quantitative easing! Does this mean we should break out the...

On Friday, Ben Bernanke delivered a speech at Jackson Hole, in which he either said something that was very good news, or alternatively, said...

Whose PROBLEM is this, you might be wondering, as you try desperately to save for your children’s college education, pay off your own student...

Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke with his unenviable job of trying to save the crumbling American economy with interest rate tweaks is sort of like...

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke flew to Japan this week for a tour of that nation's various soiled-panties-dispensing vending machines, but he needed to...

This morning's theatrical populist pretend-fest is already underway in the Senate, where Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is facing his first reconfirmation hearing before very...

Harried Money Emperor Ben Bernanke testified in Congress again today about upcoming financial regulation measures and apparently pleased the Socialists by saying that increased...

Hey, a new survey about things people don't know: Gallup asked some random selection of Americans who haven't had their phones shut off to...

Barack Obama ate a hamburger... Sarah Palin got a gun... torture, they're still going on about that... Sean Hannity is insane... what else today?...

Earlier we showed Barney Frank yelling at the goddamn Code Pink hippies on multiple occasions, but what else happened during this latest 94-hour grandstanding...

Here's your "Tuesday Lunch Video," hooray! During today's House Financial Services Committee hearings with archvillains Ben Bernanke and Tim Geithner, Barney Frank interrupted each...

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