Category Archives: Timothy Geithner

In Lieu of a Hero

Indiana Jones and Batman, and earlier James Bond and maybe Dirty Harry – we all know our movie heroes. They get the job done and get the girl, usually. The latest Batman had a bit of a problem with that, … Continue reading

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Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up To Me

Sometimes good days are hard to manage – you don’t know what to make of them. You’re suspicious. Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up To Me – the famous novel by Richard Fariña – had a great title … Continue reading

Posted in Bank Bailouts, Blame for Economic Crisis, Capitalism Disappearing, Causes of Financial Meltdown, Class Warfare, Economic Confidence, Financial Meltdown, Geithner Plan to Rescue the Financial System, Geithner's Toxic-Asset Action Plan, Major Banks Actually Insolvent, Major Market Rally, Managing America's Anger, Nationalizing the Banks, Populist Rage, Timothy Geithner, Toxic-Assets | 1 Comment