Tag: financial crisis

You know that dumb stereotype about how Hillary Clinton doesn't know how to have fun and be silly? We would simply like to point...

Here is a fun thing we learned at Tuesday's Republican debate! Do you know how all the too-big-to-fail banks got so big they damn near...

President Doesn't Give A Fuck is out there again, Not Giving A Fuck. He spoke Tuesday night at a DNC event, and what do...

In a valiant effort to undo one of the regulatory fuckups that led to the 2007-08 financial crisis, a bipartisan group of senators has...

Did you spend the past couple days so suspicious of the NSA that you had forgotten to set aside just a little bit of...

Hey remember when you lost your job and all your assets, or maybe took on tens of thousands dollars in school loans so you...

Welcome to your Monday Wonkette Interview Post! We were fortunate enough to speak with former Special Inspector General for TARP (SIGTARP!) Neil Barofsky over...

Good news, bankers! Our long national nightmare of no accountability and massive golden parachutes is behind us so let there be champagne, caviar, and...

Remember a long, long time ago, WAY back, when the economy was ruined, possibly forever, along with life as we know it? Remember how...

For many months now, people have been asking why Ken Lewis still had his job as chairman and CEO of Bank of America, and...

You look at this little article by an anonymous TARP wife about how she has had to scale back on "important gifts and other...

Whoops you must keep an eye on this frisky new Preznet of ours, because every time you turn your back on him he's sneaking...

LOOK AMERICA, WE GAVE CITIBANK A PROFIT! It's sexytime on Wall Street today, and around the world! That's right, a Global Stock Rally. Citigroup...

Oh hey it's that mob rule and class warfare we've been told so much about! A SEETHING MOB of, uh, peaceful protesters who were...

We last heard of "Iceland" in the fall during those first exciting weeks of the Global Great Depression, when our proudly "interconnected" global economy...

Barack Obama will have so many advisors telling him how to spend the nation's billions! Let's see, we've got this Geithner guy who financial...

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