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Uzybone Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-18-09 02:02 PM
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9. Boy are you misinformed
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  -Obama 'ultimately' responsible for AIG contracts Louis-Emmanuel  Mar-18-09 01:50 PM   #0 
  - Damn right he's ultimately responsible...  heliarc   Mar-18-09 01:53 PM   #1 
  - "who drafted the contracts to begin with"  SemiCharmedQuark   Mar-18-09 01:55 PM   #3 
  - the contracts that guaranteed the bonuses drafted last March  Bold Sea Captain   Mar-18-09 01:59 PM   #5 
     - Can't be those contracts. Geithner wasn't in office then.  SemiCharmedQuark   Mar-18-09 02:00 PM   #7 
        - I thought Timmeh was one of Obama's holdovers from the prev administration?  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-09 02:02 PM   #10 
        - nah, he was NY Fed chairman  Uzybone   Mar-18-09 02:03 PM   #11 
           - Ok - thanks! (wonder who it is that I'm thinking of, then....)  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-09 02:04 PM   #12 
              - you are probably thinking of Bernanke  Uzybone   Mar-18-09 02:09 PM   #14 
              - That could be.  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-09 02:15 PM   #16 
                 - Geithner was head of the Federal Reserve branch in New York.  amandabeech   Mar-18-09 04:22 PM   #27 
              - me, hopefully!!!!  CatWoman   Mar-18-09 03:46 PM   #24 
                 - (coughs) That was 10 minutes ago!  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-09 04:04 PM   #25 
        - correct. That's why the whole 'outrage' bit is bullshit.  Bold Sea Captain   Mar-18-09 03:10 PM   #20 
  - all that corp/centrist crap is bs quite a few people called that  democracy1st   Mar-18-09 01:55 PM   #4 
  - wrong  Howardx   Mar-18-09 01:59 PM   #6 
  - Boy are you misinformed  Uzybone   Mar-18-09 02:02 PM   #9 
  - big, big mess?  CreekDog   Mar-18-09 02:08 PM   #13 
  - Really? When did Geithner work for AIG? It was AIG that drew up those contracts. Not the Fed.  4lbs   Mar-18-09 02:10 PM   #15 
  - Geithner did NOT draft the contracts, the Bush Administration did  D-Lee   Mar-18-09 02:31 PM   #18 
  - As you said.  PM Martin   Mar-18-09 03:21 PM   #21 
  - Yes, the buck does stop with him and it's nice to have a President who knows and accepts that.  elocs   Mar-18-09 01:54 PM   #2 
  - Hah - Twitter was useful on this!  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-09 02:01 PM   #8 
     - Uh oh! Drama, give us drama, oh dear congresspeople. this is so funny.  Aloha Spirit   Mar-18-09 02:19 PM   #17 
        -  BlooInBloo   Mar-18-09 02:32 PM   #19 
  - Can you imagine Bush ever doing something like this?  Danger Mouse   Mar-18-09 03:32 PM   #22 
  - Unlike Bush, Obama once again understands "The Buck Stop's Here"  WI_DEM   Mar-18-09 03:34 PM   #23 
  - Nope. Not classy unless he decides to tell the truth.  BuyingThyme   Mar-18-09 04:07 PM   #26 
  - Locking...  rasputin1952   Mar-18-09 09:17 PM   #28 

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