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9. Finally - these thugs DESERVED this hammer. Thank you for this sensible course, Pres. Obama.
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  -Holy Moly!!!! Obama to order salary pay cuts for AIG (And OTHERS!!!)!!!!!!! Beetwasher  Oct-21-09 02:43 PM   #0 
  - Now they'll whine he's overstepping his authority.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Oct-21-09 02:44 PM   #1 
  - They have a stink tank for  Cha   Oct-21-09 02:50 PM   #6 
  - There isn't anything but applause for this!  saracat   Oct-21-09 02:56 PM   #16 
     - Applause here too....  bvar22   Oct-21-09 03:55 PM   #80 
     - Yeah, my thoughts as well.......  SergeStorms   Oct-22-09 07:19 AM   #130 
     - Yay Sara!!!!!  Clio the Leo   Oct-21-09 05:14 PM   #102 
        - Thank you Clio! I never thought you did!  saracat   Oct-22-09 12:38 AM   #120 
  - to play devils advocate  sui generis   Oct-22-09 09:06 AM   #142 
  - It will keep 'em busy while the majoirty of Americans applaud.  JDPriestly   Oct-22-09 01:43 PM   #201 
  - That's just petty  lark   Oct-22-09 02:14 PM   #205 
  - Yay!!!!  Hepburn   Oct-21-09 02:46 PM   #2 
  - No, they will act like their armchair Presidential bitching on the internetz should get the credit.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 02:48 PM   #3 
  - Good news - too bad Congress didn't take care of this at the time of the bailouts. nt  polichick   Oct-21-09 02:49 PM   #4 
  - I totally agree...but I still am loving what I am reading ~~ AIG top Exec's limited to $200K salary.  Hepburn   Oct-21-09 02:51 PM   #7 
     - You're so right - they'll be whining and crying something fierce! nt  polichick   Oct-21-09 03:07 PM   #25 
     - GOOD! Then they can QUIT (without the "umbrella"), and they can apply  Grown2Hate   Oct-22-09 08:54 AM   #140 
  - Great! About time -  waiting for hope   Oct-21-09 02:50 PM   #5 
  - And this needs to apply to ALL the bailout companies, not just the ones that  saracat   Oct-21-09 02:54 PM   #12 
     - Agreed. Hope this is only the first of many. n/t  beac   Oct-21-09 05:25 PM   #104 
  - I think this is wonderful news! This is action I can praise President Obama for!  saracat   Oct-21-09 02:51 PM   #8 
  - Finally - these thugs DESERVED this hammer. Thank you for this sensible course, Pres. Obama.  blm   Oct-21-09 02:52 PM   #9 
  - Ultimately meaningless, but a nice gesture. nt  Occam Bandage   Oct-21-09 02:53 PM   #10 
  - Why is it meaningless?  napi21   Oct-21-09 02:55 PM   #14 
     - Because the problem is not really "these 25 guys made a bit too much money."  Occam Bandage   Oct-21-09 03:06 PM   #24 
     - A Step Is A Step And I Would Argue That You Can't Discount The Impact Of The Symoblic Significance  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:08 PM   #26 
     - If the end result of this is actual compensation reform, then it will have had significance.  Occam Bandage   Oct-21-09 03:11 PM   #35 
     - I View This As A First Step  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:16 PM   #41 
     - So long as more steps follow, I'll agree. nt  Occam Bandage   Oct-21-09 03:17 PM   #42 
     - I think it's highly significant  BlancheSplanchnik   Oct-22-09 07:20 AM   #131 
     - And if the end result is to piss people off  DireStrike   Oct-22-09 11:38 AM   #167 
     - It would have to be some damn fine propaganda  lark   Oct-22-09 02:22 PM   #206 
     - I have to agree.  Deep13   Oct-22-09 12:29 PM   #188 
     - Ah! Finally there's Symbolic Significance we can Believe in!  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:24 AM   #159 
        - You Have A Problem With This Move?  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 11:25 AM   #160 
           - Not particularly yet. But I certainly am not interested in any thing symbolic at this point  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:48 AM   #172 
              - It's Not Just Symbolic  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:05 PM   #176 
                 - I may be more enthusiastic when we're talking about what he has done ....  GOTV   Oct-22-09 12:16 PM   #182 
                    - I'm Enthusiastic At Both  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:20 PM   #184 
     - It's a warning. If you rich guys come begging to the government for help,  JDPriestly   Oct-22-09 01:48 PM   #203 
     - I disagree. This is a correction of a wrong  mkultra   Oct-22-09 08:34 AM   #136 
  - Ok look - people have the right to criticize Obama!  slay   Oct-21-09 02:54 PM   #11 
  - Are You Saying That All So Called Criticism Is Valid And Equal???  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 02:56 PM   #15 
  - Has the financial services industry been  Enthusiast   Oct-22-09 07:20 AM   #132 
  - Bullshit  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 11:04 AM   #154 
     - Characterize it as childish if you wish.  Enthusiast   Oct-22-09 04:39 PM   #234 
        - Pathetic  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 09:16 AM   #239 
           - Kind of odd that  Enthusiast   Oct-23-09 10:47 AM   #248 
              - Aww, Poor You, I Angered You??? Wahhhhhh!!!!  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 11:08 AM   #250 
                 - You aren't even a real Democrat.  Enthusiast   Oct-23-09 04:20 PM   #252 
  - Can I play?  lark   Oct-22-09 02:27 PM   #207 
     - Then You're Willfully Ignorant, Blind or Lying  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:06 PM   #211 
  - there are as many or more threads that say "cue the cheerleaders" FWIW  dionysus   Oct-21-09 02:57 PM   #17 
  - The "cue the whiners" shit is VALID because the whiners have no adult sense of patience or realism.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 03:01 PM   #21 
  - Those Of Us Who Are Labelled So Called "Cheerleaders" Knew This Sort Of Stuff Was Coming  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:05 PM   #23 
  - No you didn't  jgraz   Oct-21-09 03:09 PM   #28 
     - Yes I Did  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:10 PM   #32 
        - Prove it.  jgraz   Oct-21-09 03:12 PM   #37 
           - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-21-09 03:18 PM   #43 
  - Handy translation for those of us on the left  jgraz   Oct-21-09 03:14 PM   #38 
     - Its not my fault that your insatiable desire for instant gratification causes you unneeded anger.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 03:22 PM   #46 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-09 04:30 PM   #91 
        - Geez, if you keep allowing your nerves to be struck, you are gonna have a breakdown.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 04:59 PM   #96 
        - I'm sure they'll ignore the part in the story also that says they get stock options to make up for  Divine Discontent   Oct-21-09 05:36 PM   #105 
           - I think that's an improvement - isn't it?  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:26 AM   #161 
           - Of Course It Is, But Some People Just HAVE To Find SOMETHING To Whine About  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 11:35 AM   #166 
           - That's OK. The problem is that, as so many have said, they want to  JDPriestly   Oct-22-09 01:51 PM   #204 
     - dont forget these  mkultra   Oct-22-09 08:40 AM   #139 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-22-09 09:51 AM   #148 
  - the point is, the whiners have been complaining he's been letting  RaleighNCDUer   Oct-21-09 03:47 PM   #68 
  - I seriously doubt anyone on DU would make that argument..  girl gone mad   Oct-21-09 04:21 PM   #89 
  - Remember all those OPs saying that leftists and teabaggers are exactly alike?  Lilith Velkor   Oct-22-09 01:38 AM   #123 
  - And until now that's been true.  spoony   Oct-21-09 05:06 PM   #100 
     - Perhaps the ONE thing we might all agree on....  Clio the Leo   Oct-21-09 05:20 PM   #103 
  - so you can criticise Obama but we cant criticise you?  mkultra   Oct-22-09 08:35 AM   #137 
     - So Dems are supposed to just cheer him - no matter what?  lark   Oct-22-09 02:36 PM   #208 
        - If you can make logical jumps then so can I. Welcome to DU.  mkultra   Oct-22-09 04:48 PM   #235 
  - I just heard Freeper Heads Explode  fascisthunter   Oct-21-09 02:55 PM   #13 
  - America only gets change after a travesty...and so finally...Welcome back Change! nt  quantass   Oct-21-09 02:58 PM   #18 
  - It's not only AIG ~~ he is also nailing these companies as well:  Hepburn   Oct-21-09 02:58 PM   #19 
  - Yup!  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 02:58 PM   #20 
  - Ah, new material for Glenn Beck  PatSeg   Oct-21-09 03:03 PM   #22 
  - GM, Citi, Chrysler, AIG and Bank Of America.  CountAllVotes   Oct-21-09 03:08 PM   #27 
  - They Have No One To Blame But Themselves  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:09 PM   #30 
  - they took that money  CountAllVotes   Oct-21-09 03:11 PM   #34 
  - How does that work though? How can he simply order pay cuts?  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:29 AM   #163 
     - I'm guessing a retroactive clause in the terms of their bailout agreement.  intheflow   Oct-22-09 11:44 AM   #170 
        - That doesn't seem the least bit legal, unless ....  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:50 AM   #173 
  - And what do you know. Go check the DOW now  Thrill   Oct-21-09 03:09 PM   #29 
  - . . .  CountAllVotes   Oct-21-09 03:10 PM   #31 
  - Nah, thats been the trend on and off for a few weeks.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 03:27 PM   #48 
     - Nope. It was up 39. And when this flashed across. It tanked  Thrill   Oct-21-09 03:49 PM   #74 
        - Um, YEP, look at the trends over the past week. And NO analysts are saying this has anything to do..  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 04:09 PM   #88 
  - "Cue the Obama basher/whiners"  Oregone   Oct-21-09 03:10 PM   #33 
  - Whatever  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:11 PM   #36 
  - Ah, it just seems you label people on the left as "whiners"  Oregone   Oct-21-09 03:15 PM   #40 
     - No, Just The Whiners  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:19 PM   #44 
     - I tried to point that out but the original poster just wants to fight with people it seems  slay   Oct-21-09 03:29 PM   #53 
     - +1  paulk   Oct-22-09 11:05 AM   #155 
  - Indeed, just more divisive stupidity. nt  spoony   Oct-21-09 05:03 PM   #98 
  - ignore is my new friend with these types of hostile screamers, reading his commentary  Divine Discontent   Oct-21-09 05:44 PM   #111 
  - because they wanna argue. simple enough.  Divine Discontent   Oct-21-09 05:40 PM   #109 
  - the stuff about the whiners is so STUPID  Enrique   Oct-21-09 03:14 PM   #39 
  - Uhh, No, We're Not  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:20 PM   #45 
  - Please let "us" know when "we" win the fight against "them" on DU  Oregone   Oct-21-09 03:26 PM   #47 
  - Uhh, Ok Chester  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:27 PM   #50 
  - You got THAT right!! EV-ER-Y time they doubt, scorn and  Fire1   Oct-21-09 03:31 PM   #56 
  - no, your loyalty test is garbage  Enrique   Oct-21-09 03:41 PM   #66 
     - That's The Stupidest Fucking Think I've Ever Heard  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:44 PM   #67 
        - You don't get to decide who's "loyal" to Obama  Enrique   Oct-21-09 03:48 PM   #71 
           - Sure I Do  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:49 PM   # 
              - SLAM DUNK! n/t  Fire1   Oct-21-09 04:42 PM   #93 
  - No, "whiners" is actually quite appropriate after 9 months  Cha   Oct-21-09 03:33 PM   #65 
  - Cue the Obama cheerleaders!  slay   Oct-21-09 03:27 PM   #49 
  - Yes, Cue Them!  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:28 PM   #51 
  - I am sorry I recommended this thread at all  slay   Oct-21-09 03:30 PM   #54 
     - Sucks For You!  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:31 PM   #59 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-09 03:33 PM   #63 
           - LOL!  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:33 PM   #64 
              - Methinks your tag line says it all  lark   Oct-22-09 02:40 PM   #209 
                 - Nope, I Got A Lot More Than That To Say  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:07 PM   #212 
                 - +1 nt  SammyWinstonJack   Oct-22-09 05:17 PM   #236 
  - Yes, cue us reveling in the fact that we have been and continue to be right all along.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 03:28 PM   #52 
  - Yes, cause you are all knowing and never wrong  slay   Oct-21-09 03:31 PM   #57 
     - And now I'm reveling in your bitterness over my being right.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 03:47 PM   #69 
  - You offer nothing..no, wait..  Cha   Oct-21-09 03:30 PM   #55 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-09 03:32 PM   #60 
     - "you are a very mean spirited person"  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:32 PM   #62 
        - It musta been something to get it removed..  Cha   Oct-21-09 04:53 PM   #94 
           - Pretty Lame Actually  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 04:58 PM   #95 
              - The  Cha   Oct-21-09 05:07 PM   #101 
  - Here!!!  NYC_SKP   Nov-01-09 05:55 PM   #255 
  - Howdya like THEM apples, Obama bashers??  kestrel91316   Oct-21-09 03:31 PM   #58 
  - Notice all the complaints about post #1.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Oct-21-09 03:32 PM   #61 
  - Good observation. And normally when someone takes it personal, its because its true.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 03:48 PM   #70 
     - no, it might be slander  Enrique   Oct-21-09 03:49 PM   #73 
     - LOL... slander, such overdramatic BS, I love it.  phleshdef   Oct-21-09 05:00 PM   #97 
     - Exactly.  HopeOverFear   Oct-21-09 04:29 PM   #90 
  - Thanks for reminding me of "Green Screen McCain"  high density   Oct-21-09 03:48 PM   #72 
  - I appreciate this gesture and congratulate Obama for it but you ruin  saracat   Oct-21-09 03:50 PM   #75 
  - Whatever, Glad You Appreciate This Act  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:51 PM   #76 
  - +1  Enrique   Oct-21-09 03:51 PM   #77 
  - Heh, The Division Is Not Fake  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:52 PM   #78 
     - Cheers to Obama  Enrique   Oct-21-09 03:54 PM   #79 
        - Good for you!  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 03:56 PM   #81 
  - -2  Tarheel_Dem   Oct-22-09 01:10 AM   #122 
  - You got some fucking nerve  ampad   Oct-22-09 09:04 AM   #141 
  - Good for Obama and thank god for whiners.  ipaint   Oct-21-09 03:59 PM   #82 
  - LOL!!!  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 04:00 PM   #83 
  - Luv ya  lark   Oct-22-09 02:44 PM   #210 
  - Woot  GCP   Oct-21-09 04:01 PM   #84 
  - Now maybe they'll get rid of their "best" execs and get some real execs in there! nt  valerief   Oct-21-09 04:02 PM   #85 
  - Do they still get bonuses?  GCP   Oct-21-09 04:03 PM   #86 
  - Read The Article  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 04:05 PM   #87 
  - snark!  Divine Discontent   Oct-21-09 05:37 PM   #106 
     - That's Way different than cash  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 05:43 PM   #110 
        - It's still valuable consideration for work done, which makes it compensation...  Romulox   Oct-22-09 09:50 AM   #147 
           - Not Necessarily Valuable  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 10:31 AM   #149 
              - The mere potential for value is itself valuable. That's what an "option" is...  Romulox   Oct-22-09 10:35 AM   #152 
                 - No, Not Versus Nothing, Versus A Guaranteed Salary  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 10:42 AM   #153 
                    - Which is why the story in the OP is a bit misleading, eh?  Romulox   Oct-22-09 11:17 AM   #156 
                       - Golden Parachute Is Not A Pension  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 11:23 AM   #158 
                          - I'm not sure what you think a "golden parachute" is...  Romulox   Oct-22-09 11:27 AM   #162 
                             - Wrong  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 11:34 AM   #164 
                             - AIG is being treated differently, BUT they will still get their "bonuses"...  Romulox   Oct-22-09 11:46 AM   #171 
                                - Umm, What You Posted Confirms What I Said  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:04 PM   #175 
                                   - And what I said (which is the point of quotes): "Some bonuses previously promised will be paid..."  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:06 PM   #179 
                                      - and it is not clear how much of those will be awarded."  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:08 PM   #180 
                                         - Since ALL of them were "awarded" (funny word) at 100% last time, and no new regulation is proposed  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:11 PM   #181 
                                            - Except It Doesn't Say That Now Does It?  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:19 PM   #183 
                                               - Your agenda becomes clearer. nt  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:30 PM   #189 
                                               - What? You're Busted Just Making Shit Up So Now I Have An Agenda?  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:31 PM   #190 
                                               - LOL. Remembering what happened 6 months ago isn't "making shit up".  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:36 PM   #192 
                                               - No, Making Shit Up Has To Do W/ Your "Inferring" Shit That Isn't Being Reported  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:38 PM   #193 
                                               - In other words, remembering the last round of AIG bonuses.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:11 PM   #214 
                                               - No, Making Shit Up That Wasn't In The Story Through "Inference"  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:17 PM   #216 
                                               - You can demand people read news story with feigned ignorance of the context if you like  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:18 PM   #217 
                                               - I Demand Nothing But Call Your Bullshit Bullshit  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:19 PM   #218 
                                               - Nothing is being made up. AIG bonuses paid for with taxpayer money are very real.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:27 PM   #222 
                                               - Yes, You Are Making Shit Up That's Not In The Story  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:29 PM   #224 
                                               - I'm discussing a news story and making logical inferences based on context.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:30 PM   #226 
                                               - And Your Inferences Are Bullshit  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:31 PM   #228 
                                               - For the *logically coherent* and *in no way overly emotional and hostile* reasons you put forth...  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:34 PM   #232 
                                               - Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:36 PM   #233 
                             - Also, Just For The Record, Pensions Are For Retirement  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:36 PM   #191 
                                - This is your own definition. Excessive pensions are indeed compensation regardless of performance  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:38 PM   #194 
                                - Uhh, No, Termination Is Not Retirement  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:39 PM   #196 
                                   - Retirement is indeed the termination of employment. No barrister, you. nt  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:40 PM   #198 
                                      - LOL! Oh Brother, Way To Make Yourself Look Stupid  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:42 PM   #200 
                                         - No logician, either.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:09 PM   #213 
                                            - Umm, Einstein, That's YOUR LOGIC! ROFL  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:16 PM   #215 
                                               - Ummm, you're still not getting the "Superman is a Man. I am a man" example  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:23 PM   #219 
                                               - Good Grief You Are Looking Painfully Stoopid  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:26 PM   #221 
                                               - You do you realize that stomping of feat/calling of names isn't convincing, right?  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:28 PM   #223 
                                               - Neither Is Blathering Idiocy, But It Doesn't Stop You From Continuing To Post  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:29 PM   #225 
                                               - This is now just basic trolling. nt  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:31 PM   #227 
                                               - No, It's Ridicule For Someone Who Deserves It For Supreme Dishonesty  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:32 PM   #229 
                                               - "Supreme Dishonesty" (capitalized and everything!)? Lololol. Enough with you. nt  Romulox   Oct-22-09 03:33 PM   #230 
                                               - Yes, Run Away! Run Away!  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 03:34 PM   #231 
                                - PS: Rah rah rah. We get it. nt  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:38 PM   #195 
                                   - PS: WHINE!  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:40 PM   #197 
  - Yes. The article states they will still get their bonuses AND pensions.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 09:49 AM   #145 
  - Yeah Green Screen Mcain he's my favorite!  Engineer4Obama   Oct-21-09 04:41 PM   #92 
  - Good move.  spoony   Oct-21-09 05:05 PM   #99 
  - amen. I read that "cue" line & thought, well, that's immature to post  Divine Discontent   Oct-21-09 05:40 PM   #107 
  - I think this plays well on Mainstreet  jimlup   Oct-21-09 05:40 PM   #108 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-21-09 05:47 PM   #112 
  - Live One Here  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 05:50 PM   #113 
     - already gone! nt.  druidity33   Oct-21-09 06:01 PM   #115 
  - Let Obama's work speak for itself  SpartanDem   Oct-21-09 05:54 PM   #114 
  - Maybe No "Need"  Beetwasher   Oct-21-09 06:03 PM   #116 
  - Bravo Mr. President!  JNelson6563   Oct-21-09 06:17 PM   #117 
  - Great job  donheld   Oct-21-09 09:45 PM   #118 
  - Awesome!  Lilith Velkor   Oct-21-09 11:14 PM   #119 
  - More taxpayer $$$ for bonuses, plus stock options instead of cash. BFD.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:43 AM   #121 
  - Stocks drop, when they do people have been known to suffer.  vaberella   Oct-22-09 04:52 AM   #126 
  - OK, but this isn't really a pay cut at all. He's forcing to accept stock instead of cash.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 09:48 AM   #144 
  - This is how the exec's interests are put in line with the long term good of the company ...  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:41 AM   #168 
     - What's it's NOT is a 90% pay cut.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:21 PM   #185 
        - Right. The 90% only applies to salary - often the smaller part of exec compensation  GOTV   Oct-22-09 12:23 PM   #186 
           - The NYTimes story reports that foregone salary will still be paid-- just as stock options.  Romulox   Oct-22-09 12:29 PM   #187 
  - Excellent! Hope he doesn't back down n/t  eridani   Oct-22-09 02:55 AM   #124 
  - That's the question. We're celebrating before a single thing has been done ....  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:43 AM   #169 
  - While the banks are stealing billions from us  jeanpalmer   Oct-22-09 04:16 AM   #125 
  - ABOUT DAMN TIME! A$$hole Execs Make Way Too Much  Anakin Skywalker   Oct-22-09 05:13 AM   #127 
  - YEAHHHH!!!  BlancheSplanchnik   Oct-22-09 07:12 AM   #128 
  - I would rather have REAL  Enthusiast   Oct-22-09 07:13 AM   #129 
  - I rec'd your post  Kermitt Gribble   Oct-22-09 08:16 AM   #133 
  - Tough Shit  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 10:34 AM   #151 
  - LOL! A grand total of 25 people...  scentopine   Oct-22-09 08:26 AM   #134 
  - Remember this program developed under the Bush admin - we gave them a year  LynneSin   Oct-22-09 08:33 AM   #135 
  - I still see a few too many "wills" in there to celebrate anything  info being   Oct-22-09 08:37 AM   #138 
  - Good News Yes...(BUT)...I'm still very skeptical over O's Financial Regulation abilities / foresight  quantass   Oct-22-09 09:12 AM   #143 
  - Nice move. nt  Jakes Progress   Oct-22-09 09:49 AM   #146 
  - Excellent. Recommended.  Vidar   Oct-22-09 10:34 AM   #150 
  - Holy executive pay cuts Batman!  Rosa Luxemburg   Oct-22-09 11:21 AM   #157 
  - :O  DireStrike   Oct-22-09 11:35 AM   #165 
  - Shouldn't you be thanking the whiners for pushing Obama towards moves like these?  GOTV   Oct-22-09 11:55 AM   #174 
  - No  Beetwasher   Oct-22-09 12:06 PM   #178 
  - good, make them work for their money, we have.  bdamomma   Oct-22-09 12:05 PM   #177 
  - Cue the Glenn Becks and others to defend these poor defenseless millionares...(nt)  ehrnst   Oct-22-09 12:40 PM   #199 
  - Avoid trying to cap compensation, it's a losing strategy  Stumbler   Oct-22-09 01:43 PM   #202 
  - CHEERS FOR OBAMA ... What can we all do to help him?  defendandprotect   Oct-22-09 03:23 PM   #220 
  - "New rules cost GM's Henderson cash but may hike his pay"  Romulox   Oct-23-09 12:17 AM   #237 
  - Bullshit  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 09:14 AM   # 
  - LOL. Now you want the Detroit Free Press silenced?  Romulox   Oct-23-09 10:24 AM   #240 
     - Umm, Who Said Anything About Silencing Anyone, Chester??? What Dishonest Fucking Bullshit  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 10:28 AM   #241 
        - It's a verbatim quote from the Fee Press. No more clown dancing with you. nt  Romulox   Oct-23-09 10:29 AM   #242 
           - So You Admit You're A C lown? Ok Then!  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 10:32 AM   #244 
  - Delete  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 09:14 AM   #238 
  - "Hendersons total compensation package will INCREASE to about $5.5 million...."  Romulox   Oct-23-09 10:31 AM   #243 
  - "May or may not"  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 10:34 AM   #245 
     - Stock options have a present value. That's my last comment to you. nt  Romulox   Oct-23-09 10:34 AM   #246 
        - Yup, And Right Now GM's Stock Is Pretty Fucking Shitty  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 10:36 AM   #247 
  - Fritz Henderson was GM's Chief Financial Officer (CFO) from 2006 to GM's collapse, btw.  Romulox   Oct-23-09 11:02 AM   #249 
     - Well Then, He Better Peform Now Or His Stock Options Will CONTINUE To Be Worthless  Beetwasher   Oct-23-09 11:10 AM   #251 
  - Corporatist...  NYC_SKP   Oct-26-09 09:01 PM   #253 
  - But..., but..., isn't that *gasp* Socialist?  johnaries   Oct-26-09 09:21 PM   #254 
 

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