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14. This has EPIC FAIL written all over it....
Edited on Wed Aug-12-09 10:23 PM by WriteDown

DUI while employed as bus driver, cashed out twice after her father built the house in 1944....


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  -Inspired by (Rosemary) Williams, second homeowner vows eviction fight Robb  Aug-12-09 07:55 PM   #0 
  - good for them.  ejpoeta   Aug-12-09 07:56 PM   #1 
  - When the lenders systematically and amorally take advantage  LanternWaste   Aug-12-09 08:00 PM   #2 
  - Doesn't any lender in today global economic system  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 09:11 PM   #5 
  - My idea is that we should resist that capitalistic system you speak of.  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 10:52 PM   #19 
     - How so? I am really interested in your thoughts. nt  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 11:08 PM   #21 
        - Rosemary Williams is a great example.  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 11:15 PM   #24 
           - "exploit vulnerable citizens" is the problem. It is one  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 11:31 PM   #27 
  - I love it when people don't read the whole article...  snooper2   Aug-14-09 09:31 AM   #90 
     - I have few doubts...  LanternWaste   Aug-14-09 01:59 PM   #100 
  - People need to be educated about the dangers of 2nd mortgages and equity loans.  Demobrat   Aug-12-09 08:54 PM   #3 
  - Some states used to have laws on the subject.  Downwinder   Aug-12-09 09:03 PM   #4 
  - She definitely contributed to her problems by  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 09:20 PM   #7 
     - Getting a DUI so she couldn't drive school buses any more didn't help either  slackmaster   Aug-12-09 09:26 PM   #8 
     - If your going to quote me you should be accurate at least.  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 09:32 PM   #10 
        - Self-delete  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 09:59 AM   #51 
           - No problem. I think we agree on this matter  kelly1mm   Aug-13-09 01:49 PM   #58 
     - Her problem is not that she took on debt to get by.  Demobrat   Aug-12-09 09:41 PM   #11 
        - I agree that she took on the worst kind of debt. Also, in good  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 10:00 PM   #12 
           - She didn't take on debt knowing she couldn't pay  Demobrat   Aug-12-09 10:35 PM   #17 
              - I definitely agree. Pay off your house ASAP and don't borrow against it. NT  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 11:11 PM   #23 
  - Someone please explain why you think Linda Norenberg deserves special treatment  slackmaster   Aug-12-09 09:19 PM   #6 
  - Slackmaster you need to get out more and off the computer  annm4peace   Aug-12-09 10:13 PM   #13 
     - Please explain how you think she is being treated unfairly  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 10:01 AM   #52 
  - I just met her at Rosemary's tonight, she is a wonderful person  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 09:28 PM   #9 
  - And just because she is a "wonderful person" she should  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 10:34 PM   #16 
  - Her house was built by her father in 1944, it has been in her family for 65 years  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 10:41 PM   #18 
     - Do you feel she should bear ANY responsibility for the situation  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 11:06 PM   #20 
     - She has faced a great deal of consequences already  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 11:09 PM   #22 
        - How is she being being "punished" for the logical  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 11:25 PM   #25 
           - If you haven't noticed there is a foreclosure crisis in this country  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 11:28 PM   #26 
              - The foreclosure crisis is mainly about the recent housing bubble and  kelly1mm   Aug-12-09 11:40 PM   #28 
              - Her father built the house, her family was paying for it for over six decades  Bjorn Against   Aug-12-09 11:48 PM   #29 
              - What in the OP or the linked article shows that the banks  kelly1mm   Aug-13-09 12:08 AM   #30 
              - No she wasn't....  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 07:35 AM   #36 
                 - Try putting yourself in the shoes of someone going through financial turmoil  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:43 AM   #37 
                    - She could've sold the house...  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 07:51 AM   #40 
                       - There was a lot of sentimental value in that house...  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:58 AM   #44 
                       - She had the option of living in that house free and clear...  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 07:59 AM   #46 
                          - I just met her last night and I plan on volunteering to help her.  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 08:02 AM   #48 
                             - She is far more fortunate than me....  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 08:12 AM   #49 
                                - ROFLMA!!! Well said! nt  IdaBriggs   Aug-13-09 10:52 AM   #55 
                       - ding ding ding  snooper2   Aug-14-09 09:36 AM   #93 
              - If by exotic financing, you mean gamblers who needed suckers to sign  mbperrin   Aug-13-09 12:30 AM   #31 
                 - OK. It may be a good idea to wipe out all debt out there  kelly1mm   Aug-13-09 12:59 AM   #32 
                    - Why would I be sad about nobody borrowing money ever again?  mbperrin   Aug-13-09 08:44 AM   #50 
                       - It would not be a bad thing in my opinion.  kelly1mm   Aug-13-09 02:06 PM   #59 
              - That Was Caused By Nice People Taking Out Loans They Shouldn't Have  NashVegas   Aug-14-09 07:39 AM   #75 
     - Those 70 year mortgages are a killer.  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 07:31 AM   #35 
     - I never said it was a seventy year mortgage I said they were paying for it since they owned it  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:46 AM   #38 
        - She had a paid for house....  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 07:49 AM   #39 
           - She cashed out when she fell on hard times  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:54 AM   #41 
              - And there are consequences for that...  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 07:56 AM   #42 
                 - She isn't asking for "free lodging"  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:59 AM   #45 
                    - Let's go through it...  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 08:01 AM   #47 
     - Why was there any debt load on the property at all?  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 10:04 AM   #54 
  - Does being a wonderful person entitle her to free housing at someone else's expense?  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 10:03 AM   #53 
  - Please show me where anyone said anything about free housing  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:53 PM   #63 
     - Banks do negotiate when doing so has a reasonable chance of a better outcome than foreclosure  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 08:14 PM   #64 
        - I ask again show me where anyone said anything about free housing  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 08:31 PM   #65 
           - You are absolutely right, nobody actually said that  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 08:37 PM   #66 
              - Well yesterday GMAC agreed to negotiate  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 08:46 PM   #67 
                 - No....  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 10:58 PM   #69 
                 - Rosemary Williams fell behind on her payments when her mom died and she lost her job  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 11:06 PM   #70 
                    - No...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 07:36 AM   #74 
                       - Rosemary Williams never got a DUI  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 07:51 AM   #78 
                          - Once again...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 08:08 AM   #83 
                 - Yes, I agree that would be a good thing  slackmaster   Aug-14-09 06:54 AM   #72 
  - Bjorn, you keep saying the same things over and over --  IdaBriggs   Aug-13-09 11:10 AM   #57 
     - People keep telling me I said things I never said  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 07:24 PM   #62 
        - So....  WriteDown   Aug-13-09 10:57 PM   #68 
        - I am sure glad you have never made a mistake in your life  Bjorn Against   Aug-13-09 11:43 PM   #71 
           - I have...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 07:34 AM   #73 
              - If you think her mistake "netted her tons of money" you clearly don't know the situation  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 07:41 AM   #76 
                 - She cashed out...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 07:46 AM   #77 
                    - I don't think you know very much about the case  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 07:57 AM   #79 
                       - They both are in similar situations..  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 08:03 AM   #80 
                          - No you were responding to two posts both of which were clearly about Williams  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 08:05 AM   #81 
                             - This thread is about Linda....  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 08:07 AM   #82 
                                - Then why is Rosemary's name in the title of the OP?  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 08:09 AM   #84 
                                   - Inspired by?  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 08:10 AM   #85 
                                      - If the murder was inspired by George Washington then yes...  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 08:32 AM   #86 
                                         - Please keep on topic..  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 08:49 AM   #87 
                                            - I am on topic, Linda and Rosemary are working together directly  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 08:58 AM   #88 
                                               - The article is about Linda..  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 09:23 AM   #89 
                                                  - Please explain to me why you don't think these words are about Rosemary Williams  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 09:31 AM   #91 
                                                  - Like I said...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 09:33 AM   #92 
                                                  - Slackmaster and I were discussing it in a different subthread and you jumped in  Bjorn Against   Aug-14-09 09:47 AM   #94 
                                                  - See post 95...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 09:50 AM   #96 
        - Why should the banks negotiate with them now?  Lance_Boyle   Aug-14-09 10:28 AM   #97 
        - I don't think I agree with everything you said there...  Realityhack   Aug-14-09 11:09 AM   #99 
  - This has EPIC FAIL written all over it....  WriteDown   Aug-12-09 10:21 PM   #14 
  - Deleted, wrong spot  WriteDown   Aug-12-09 10:23 PM   #15 
  - Yep.  crim son   Aug-13-09 10:55 AM   #56 
  - At some point, she probably could have filed a Chapter 13 bankruptcy and kept the house  slackmaster   Aug-13-09 02:09 PM   #60 
  - Definately. n/t  Realityhack   Aug-14-09 10:57 AM   #98 
  - Homeowners of the world, unite!  BOG PERSON   Aug-13-09 01:30 AM   #33 
  - I applaud them for fighting.  Vidar   Aug-13-09 05:19 AM   #34 
  - Damned useless Baby Boomers!  Le Taz Hot   Aug-13-09 07:57 AM   #43 
  - Good for them!  Odin2005   Aug-13-09 02:27 PM   #61 
  - As far as Rosemary is concerned...  WriteDown   Aug-14-09 09:49 AM   #95 
 

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