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monty-heying's picture
Jan.17.2013
" No country can be destroyed by a mere conspiracy, it can be destroyed only by ideas."  --Ayn Rand Today Rand Paul and Paul Ryan are Ayn Rand's most prominent disciples, edging out Alan Greenspan, former head of the Federal Reserve Bank. Given the Herculean damage to the world...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Jan.26.2011
Global financial meltdown avoidable? On Thursday, a report from the Financial Crisis Inquiry Committee will be released, according to the New York Times, that says the global meltdown of 2008 was "avoidable." This hardly comes as breaking news to anyone any more than their conclusion that...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Jan.26.2011
Global financial meltdown avoidable? On Thursday, a report from the Financial Crisis Inquiry Committee will be released, according to the New York Times, that says the global meltdown of 2008 was "avoidable." This hardly comes as breaking news to anyone any more than their conclusion that...
sybil-sage's picture
Sep.18.2008
Alan Greenspan characterized this economic crisis as the worst he's experienced in his lifetime, which was almost immediately disputed by John McCain assuring us, "The fundamentals of our economy are strong," echoed by Dana Perino, channeling George Bush, to tell reporters we have what it...
heywood-gould's picture
Sep.13.2008
RED HOOK, Brooklyn, September 12...Until last week Barb Blasingame thought Shylock was just a character in  a Shakespeare play. But then her bank turned her down for a home equity loan.  Now Barb knows that Shylock is alive and well and going by the name of Fat Funzi   of Sackett Street and she...
heywood-gould's picture
Aug.27.2008
Dear Igor, I'm supporting Obama, but my husband says I'm unrealistic: Wall Street will never let him win. Is this paranoia or fact?  Hopeful,  Chimera, Pa                            EDITOR of paranoiaisfact.com, Igor Yopsvoyomatsky, answers readers' questions Dear Hopeful, This is paranoia...