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hunter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-25-08 05:24 PM
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34. Nah, let's just nationalize 'em and sell off their assets.
No more Bank of America, kill the corporation, ban the use of the name, and escort all bigshots from the building before they have a chance to shred the evidence of their malfeasance.


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  -Bank of Amerika wants a $739 billion Federal bailout Ichingcarpenter  Feb-24-08 05:10 PM   #0 
  - There go those corporate welfare queens again, begging for a handout....  marmar   Feb-24-08 05:12 PM   #1 
  - That $739B ended up in pockets of CEO's and hedge fund managers  Robbien   Feb-24-08 05:13 PM   #2 
  - How do you figure?***  Egalitariat   Feb-24-08 08:04 PM   #19 
     - History  The Straight Story   Feb-25-08 12:18 AM   #26 
  - Didn't see that comin'!  nookiemonster   Feb-24-08 05:17 PM   #3 
  - I should add this point and you tell me if its a bailout?  Ichingcarpenter   Feb-24-08 05:20 PM   #4 
  - Hey, I've got an idea...  samplegirl   Feb-24-08 05:20 PM   #5 
  - ?  annabanana   Feb-24-08 05:24 PM   #9 
     - i think they forgot the sarcasm smiilie  DS1   Feb-25-08 05:36 PM   #36 
  - ooh! ooh! ME TOO!!  annabanana   Feb-24-08 05:22 PM   #6 
  - I am sick and tired  Popol Vuh   Feb-24-08 05:23 PM   #7 
  - This money isn't going to help homeowners. It is going to help banks  Robbien   Feb-24-08 05:29 PM   #10 
     - Yep, and it is secretly being pushed in Congress  Ichingcarpenter   Feb-24-08 05:36 PM   #11 
     - If it's such a secret, how do you know?  BlooInBloo   Feb-24-08 09:49 PM   #23 
     - Yes that is correct,  Popol Vuh   Feb-24-08 05:42 PM   #12 
  - F*ck Those SCHIP Kids, BofA Execs Need Their Bonuses  Yavin4   Feb-24-08 05:24 PM   #8 
  - cracks me up how these "free market" capitalists run crying to the government  ixion   Feb-24-08 05:59 PM   #13 
  - And If These Sub-Primes Had Made Them Money  Yavin4   Feb-24-08 07:20 PM   #15 
  - No more Bailouts. Bank of America we paid off our credit card and now it's time for you to go  sarcasmo   Feb-24-08 06:09 PM   #14 
  - and in return: complete and total permanent re-regulation of the banking industry  QuestionAll   Feb-24-08 07:23 PM   #16 
  - Fine. IF it's paid for exclusively by a tax on those making over $10 mil per year  LeftCoast   Feb-24-08 07:39 PM   #17 
  - Yep.  Heywoodj   Feb-24-08 09:47 PM   #22 
  - A good default will be character-building  Canuckistanian   Feb-24-08 07:42 PM   #18 
  - Corporate Welfare. Let's save the homeowners, but let the lenders lose their owner's equity.  TexasObserver   Feb-24-08 09:02 PM   #20 
  - Bank of America probably thinks they deserve this bailout.  Doc_Technical   Feb-24-08 09:16 PM   #21 
  - If Bank of America made a lot of bad loans AND STILL OWNS THEM then....  skywalkerjlp   Feb-25-08 05:47 PM   #38 
  - I just checked the national debt clock - we all owe 30K, how much  salin   Feb-24-08 09:58 PM   #24 
  - Some history: BOA was the first large bank to request a bailout during ...  eppur_se_muova   Feb-24-08 11:52 PM   #25 
  - aw, they're just startin' high to establish a bargaining position . . .  OneBlueSky   Feb-25-08 05:15 AM   #27 
  - Wasn't it recently announced  laylah   Feb-25-08 05:35 AM   #28 
  - Will taxpayers get a share of the profits they pocketed too?  jtrockville   Feb-25-08 04:35 PM   #29 
  - I'd love $739 billion as well  high density   Feb-25-08 04:38 PM   #30 
  - Go Cheney yourselves.....  Aviation Pro   Feb-25-08 04:48 PM   #31 
  - Nonsense...  ruiner4u   Feb-25-08 05:04 PM   #32 
  - I don't think they should have to rent  djohnson   Feb-25-08 05:16 PM   #33 
     - banks are out to make a buck..  ruiner4u   Feb-25-08 05:33 PM   #35 
  - Nah, let's just nationalize 'em and sell off their assets.  hunter   Feb-25-08 05:24 PM   #34 
  - oh sure our government is going to bail out speculators who GAMBLED AND SHOULD LOSE the banks ..  skywalkerjlp   Feb-25-08 05:42 PM   #37 
  - Taxpapers will also pay for BOA's purchase of Countrywide.  Ichingcarpenter   Feb-25-08 05:56 PM   #39 
  - 739 billion?  HawkeyeX   Feb-25-08 05:56 PM   #40 
  - Not just NO, HELL NO!  AzDar   Feb-25-08 06:00 PM   #41 
  - Conservatives Economics FAILED?????? (nt)  fascisthunter   Feb-25-08 06:02 PM   #42 
 

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