Monthly Archives: July 2012

“Kiss my ass”

Romney aide loses cool, curses at press in Poland “As Romney made his way to his vehicle, reporters attempted to shout questions to the candidate. The former Massachusetts governor, who has answered only three questions from his traveling press corps … Continue reading

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Stand up against Goldman Sachs

“On July 3, the City of Oakland told Goldman Sachs to re-negotiate a toxic “interest rate swap” costing the city $4 million per year or never do business with Oakland again. Wall Street banks — bailed out by taxpayers — … Continue reading

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Fox News – Can They Get Any Dumber? Yes, they can…

“Have you seen this bit of mind-numbing drivel from Fox and Friends yet? Some idiot thought it would be a wonderful idea to bring on a 4-year old girl and her 7-year old sister to make the case that President … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney’s Olympics comments trigger response from Cameron, British press

“In response, the Daily Mail Online carried a headline, “Who invited him? US presidential hopeful Mitt Romney questions British public’s appetite for the Games during visit to London.” Cameron, who visited the Olympic Park today, said the world would be … Continue reading

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The Scream: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau & Republicans

“Today marks the first anniversary of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which Congress created after the 2008 financial crisis to protect all Americans from toxic mortgages and other bank ripoffs. Just this week, CFPB won a refund of $140 million … Continue reading

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Wall Street’s latest sucker: Your hometown

“When it comes to Wall Street scandals these days you can pretty much bet who the biggest loser will be: Your hometown. The recent Libor fiasco is no different. The banks’ alleged manipulation of the key benchmark interest rate may … Continue reading

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