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From Bernanke’s infamous 2008 “not forecasting a recession” call to Fannie Mae CEO Franklin Raines 2004 “subprime assets are riskless” commentary, the following 10 “predictions” – as opposed to Wien “surprises” – will go down in infamy for their degree of errant-ness… 471 more words
Barack Obama claims "GM has now repaid every taxpayer dollar my Administration committed to its rescue...."
Couldn’t we just as easily say “GM has now repaid every taxpayer dollar the previous Administration committed to its rescue, plus billions invested by my Administration?” 194 more words
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“The world is a looking-glass, and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face. Frown at it, and it will in turn look sourly upon you; laugh at it and with it, and it is a jolly kind companion; and so let all young persons take their choice.”