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defendandprotect Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-17-11 11:32 PM
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50. Hartmann said today -- ex Senator lobbyist ... $1 million a year -- !!!!
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  -SEC may have destroyed documents, senator says cal04  Aug-17-11 03:59 PM   #0 
  - Really..  Historic NY   Aug-17-11 04:04 PM   #1 
  - I would not be surprised, not at all. n/t  RKP5637   Aug-17-11 04:05 PM   #2 
  - Honestly? I would be surprised if they had NOT actively obstructed their own investigations.  JackRiddler   Aug-23-11 04:18 PM   #83 
  - Oh what a tangled web we weave. When first we practice to deceive. -  dixiegrrrrl   Aug-17-11 04:06 PM   #3 
  - In fact, I wouldn't be surprised to see it having extended far beyond the SEC. I think  RKP5637   Aug-17-11 04:16 PM   #8 
  - My opinion also, RKP5637  JDPriestly   Aug-17-11 08:07 PM   #34 
  - the level of corruption is mind-boggling  marions ghost   Aug-17-11 08:54 PM   #38 
  - It has gotten to the point where it is beyond corruption.  fasttense   Aug-18-11 06:15 AM   #60 
     - Only people at lower socio-economic levels are caught and prosecuted  marions ghost   Aug-19-11 01:56 PM   #80 
     - Correct. This is a feudal society. The people must pay (rentier) tribute to the aristocracy.  JackRiddler   Aug-23-11 04:20 PM   #84 
  - evidence tampering used to be a crime (NT)  The Wizard   Aug-18-11 02:03 AM   #54 
  - Unfortunately, I must agree with you  Sherman A1   Aug-18-11 04:22 AM   #57 
  - we won't even start  shanti   Aug-17-11 05:09 PM   #16 
  - THANKS! for this very appropriate reminder!! The 9/11 Commission Report =  patrice   Aug-18-11 11:09 AM   #67 
  - Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone Magazine ...  aggiesal   Aug-17-11 06:38 PM   #27 
  - Thanks -- !!  defendandprotect   Aug-17-11 06:51 PM   #29 
  - this story deserves its own thread  shanti   Aug-18-11 01:03 PM   #75 
  - Here's a link to that thread ...  aggiesal   Aug-18-11 01:21 PM   #76 
     - thank you, sir!  shanti   Aug-18-11 01:57 PM   #77 
  - Did you catch the outrageous Taibbi attack thread?  JackRiddler   Aug-23-11 04:21 PM   #85 
  - a place where GREED is king  Amonester   Aug-17-11 11:08 PM   #47 
  - Sen. Levin's (Dem) committee has asked the DOJ  sabrina 1   Aug-17-11 04:06 PM   #4 
  - And Obama's Wall Street "team" continue to march us to the RIGHT -- !!!  defendandprotect   Aug-17-11 06:52 PM   #30 
     - Yes, and I think as long as Geithner remains as Treasury  sabrina 1   Aug-17-11 08:23 PM   #36 
        - Corruption couldn't be more out in the open ---  defendandprotect   Aug-17-11 11:31 PM   #49 
           - Yes, that is true. But who is going to go after them?  sabrina 1   Aug-18-11 02:35 PM   #79 
              - Gore just confirmed that: "Our Congress is under the control of OIL and COAL industries" ....  defendandprotect   Aug-19-11 04:24 PM   #81 
  - Uh-oh. Someone's going to get a sternly worded letter! nt  valerief   Aug-17-11 04:08 PM   #5 
  - And the whistleblower will get a lengthy prison sentence  hang a left   Aug-17-11 04:14 PM   #7 
     - Yep, punish the innocent, find some scapegoats, make examples of them,  RKP5637   Aug-17-11 04:19 PM   #10 
     - No good deed goes unpunished.  formercia   Aug-17-11 06:39 PM   #28 
     - under this administration..nt  xiamiam   Aug-17-11 11:15 PM   #48 
     - Well, this is America, after all. We're DINO--Democracy in Name Only. nt  valerief   Aug-18-11 12:00 PM   #73 
  - Hell, you bet they did  Warpy   Aug-17-11 04:10 PM   #6 
  - What can you do  Blue_Tires   Aug-17-11 04:28 PM   #11 
     - Revolving door, just like the MIC.  Lasher   Aug-17-11 08:12 PM   #35 
     - We have able mathematicians who can master this stuff.  JDPriestly   Aug-17-11 09:59 PM   #44 
  - Isn't this illegal?  KansDem   Aug-17-11 04:18 PM   #9 
  - IOKIYAR  Demeter   Aug-17-11 04:30 PM   #12 
  - Legal and illegal now are mere distinctions between class and wealth.  dixiegrrrrl   Aug-17-11 06:56 PM   #31 
  - They are so many in the game in the right spots/levels legality doesn't matter anymore. Legality  RKP5637   Aug-18-11 09:24 AM   #63 
  - Wall Street needs more than regulation  ldconfig   Aug-17-11 04:35 PM   #13 
  - CNBC is a joke of a show in itself IMO. They have a pretty lame lineup for talking heads. n/t  RKP5637   Aug-17-11 04:55 PM   #14 
  - son of a gun....  shanti   Aug-17-11 05:07 PM   #15 
  - How conveeeeniate!  Altoid_Cyclist   Aug-17-11 05:22 PM   #17 
  - I don't believe anything is really lost.  Glimmer of Hope   Aug-17-11 05:47 PM   #18 
  - Don't look for any asses to be fired.  jerseyjack   Aug-17-11 05:49 PM   #19 
  - Wait for it....."we're looking forward, not backward" nt  paparush   Aug-17-11 06:18 PM   #20 
  - Really Charles- it doesn't make sense to you? Are you 8 years old?  underpants   Aug-17-11 06:19 PM   #21 
  - Can anyone spell  nineteen50   Aug-17-11 06:23 PM   #22 
  - And the police state will disciple the non-players, the masses, that  RKP5637   Aug-18-11 09:28 AM   #64 
  - and you all thought that was just plain old confetti on new years.  Javaman   Aug-17-11 06:28 PM   #23 
  - Why am I not surprised -  jimlup   Aug-17-11 06:28 PM   #24 
  - Why aren't heads rolling yet?  Ready4Change   Aug-17-11 06:32 PM   #25 
  - You would need a strong DOJ & Att'y Gen'l, which we lack!  dmosh42   Aug-18-11 12:07 PM   #74 
  - it is interesting that chuckles the clown is a front man on this issue  madrchsod   Aug-17-11 06:34 PM   #26 
  - K7R...although it's hard to know if Grassley is trustworthy at this point...  KoKo   Aug-17-11 07:16 PM   #32 
  - This is what happens when you have a revolving door between business and agencies that regulate them  bulloney   Aug-17-11 07:23 PM   #33 
  - Hartmann said today -- ex Senator lobbyist ... $1 million a year -- !!!!  defendandprotect   Aug-17-11 11:32 PM   #50 
  - I am SO surprised! nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Aug-17-11 08:41 PM   #37 
  - Cut me some slack!...Laws, What phucking laws!Y'all never enforce!!!  goforit   Aug-17-11 09:14 PM   #39 
  - K&R n/t  DeSwiss   Aug-17-11 09:18 PM   #40 
  - Where the hell is Eric Holder ? Did he quit ? I can't tell.  russspeakeasy   Aug-17-11 09:48 PM   #41 
  - You're right -- he may be on vacation -- or in the office -- makes no difference !!!  defendandprotect   Aug-17-11 11:33 PM   #51 
  - Yeah..."may have"  NICO9000   Aug-17-11 09:50 PM   #42 
  - Yep, but its the rioter-types in London that are the scourge of society and source of "moral decay."  drokhole   Aug-17-11 09:52 PM   #43 
  - Another time I don't know what to say aside from WTF.  pam4water   Aug-17-11 10:50 PM   #45 
  - The weapons of mass destruction was the Bush administration.  Major Hogwash   Aug-17-11 10:53 PM   #46 
  - remember the S&L debacle  newspeak   Aug-18-11 11:11 AM   #68 
  - That figures.  0n1n3   Aug-17-11 11:53 PM   #52 
  - So they are lapdogs for paymasters. Whatever.  Rex   Aug-18-11 12:07 AM   #53 
  - Since at least 1993--Mary Schapiro was acting head of the SEC then.  No Elephants   Aug-18-11 02:23 AM   #55 
  - K&R  Firebrand Gary   Aug-18-11 04:03 AM   #56 
  - Time for the DOJ to go after baseball's steroid users!!!!1  Bluebear   Aug-18-11 04:46 AM   #58 
  - K&R  Pooka Fey   Aug-18-11 06:01 AM   #59 
  - If you have the money to buy the regulators you can get away...  Hubert Flottz   Aug-18-11 06:44 AM   #61 
  - K & R  orbitalman   Aug-18-11 07:09 AM   #62 
  - Sen. Chump Ghastly, didn't care what went on at the SEC when  Hubert Flottz   Aug-18-11 09:33 AM   #65 
  - They'll get their "Scooter" to take the fall & then it'll be business as usual. Plausible Deniabilit  patrice   Aug-18-11 09:37 AM   #66 
  - Such impudence never came my way!  KansDem   Aug-18-11 11:17 AM   #69 
  - In Germany that's 2 years jail-time.  DetlefK   Aug-18-11 11:18 AM   #70 
  - I think we are already a "Banana Republic"  newspeak   Aug-18-11 11:25 AM   #72 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Aug-18-11 11:21 AM   #71 
  - The BIGGEST part of the Cover-Up... The Bailout.  bvar22   Aug-18-11 02:32 PM   #78 
  - Kick in case anybody missed this. nt  woo me with science   Aug-23-11 03:16 PM   #82 
 

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