Category Archives: Blaming Obama for Everything

Christmas with the Cranks

A quiet evening here in Hollywood – the eve of Christmas Eve – the presents wrapped and all is well for the drive in the morning, down the endless freeways, with the blue Pacific on the right – for the … Continue reading

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Selling the Concept

Out here in Hollywood, the land of make-believe, we know all about the willing suspension of disbelief. It is a bargain the audience makes with you – they know those are actors on the screen, not the real people, and … Continue reading

Posted in Attack Politics, Blaming Obama for Everything, Changing the Subject, Forget the Economy, McCain's Anger Problem, McCain's Palin Gamble, McCain: Hot-Head, Nasty Politics, Obama Pals with Terrorists, Palin and William Ayers, Palin's Church, Turning the Page | Leave a comment

The Inevitable Second Thoughts

Yeah, yeah – suffering builds character. People tell you that to make you feel better. Of course you don’t feel better – just depressed and exhausted. But maybe they’re right – maybe the next time, when you are once again … Continue reading

Posted in A New RTC, Blaming Obama for Everything, Democracy's End, Economic Meltdown, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Financial Meltdown, Fox News, Hedge Funds, Home Ownership, Like the Great Depression, Market Behavior, Nationalizing Financial Firms, Objections to the Bailout, Paulson and Bernanke Fix Everything, Race and America, Racism Lives On, Regulation of the Markets, Resolution Trust Corporation, SEC Regulation, Stock Market Crash, Sub-Prime Crisis, The 700 Billion Bailout, The Financial System, The Limits of Capitalism | 1 Comment

Eat My Shorts

By Friday night, September 19, it was clear that the week that had ended was a week that changed everything – and you don’t often get weeks like that, ending with a bang:   One of the most tumultuous weeks … Continue reading

Posted in A New RTC, AIG Bailout, Blaming Obama for Everything, David Brooks, Economic Meltdown, Financial Meltdown, For the Common Good, Like the Great Depression, McCain, McCain's Lost Honor, Naked Short Selling, Nationalizing Financial Firms, Obama, Paulson and Bernanke Fix Everything, Regulation of the Markets, Resolution Trust Corporation, SEC Regulation, Short Selling, Sub-Prime Crisis, The Big Bailout, The Financial System | 1 Comment