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24. Scheer also appeared with Amy Goodman and the videos are up...thx for the link. n/t
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  -NOW we are getting to the heart of the matter: Goldman Sachs lobbyist is Geithner's Chief of Staff burythehatchet  Mar-20-09 10:39 AM   #0 
  - LOL!!!!!!!  marketcrazy1   Mar-20-09 10:42 AM   #1 
  - Oh oh. This is not good at all.  dkf   Mar-20-09 10:42 AM   #2 
  - At least it makes some more sense now. n/t  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 10:47 AM   #5 
  - WTF  seemslikeadream   Mar-20-09 10:45 AM   #3 
  - Fuck, just put Wall Street on the public payroll, give 'em a  acmavm   Mar-20-09 10:47 AM   #4 
  - Goldman Sachs OWNS you!  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 10:47 AM   #7 
  - "new democrat" acting like the old democrats. nt  msongs   Mar-20-09 10:47 AM   #6 
  - Where are the Bots on this? I cannot wait to hear their excuse for  acmavm   Mar-20-09 10:49 AM   #9 
  - I was thinking the same thing. n/t  ihavenobias   Mar-20-09 11:33 AM   #26 
  - Geithner might need to go - anything else? nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-21-09 09:05 AM   #59 
  - like wack a mole-if geitner goes another hopeful secretary will pop up  natrat   Mar-21-09 09:14 AM   #63 
  - Okay, but slowly it will be modified. It's like any job. Did any of us start a job and  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-21-09 09:15 AM   #64 
     - This is the new givernment where we don't put lobbyists in Washington, remember?  robinlynne   Mar-21-09 01:26 PM   #102 
        - Well, and slowly we'll modify the thing and we do this communicating with the WH....  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-21-09 05:46 PM   #108 
           - what? we have goldman sachs lobbyists givning tax money to goldman sachs!  robinlynne   Mar-21-09 11:16 PM   #115 
              - You know what your problem is? You're trying to use logic.  acmavm   Mar-22-09 06:19 AM   #116 
              - Well, it is being done now! And you know what?  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 09:56 AM   #117 
                 - You dont get it. the crooks and criminals are Geithner and Paulson.  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 10:43 AM   #121 
                    - Obama took people with experience in the MIDDLE of the finance markets....  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 10:49 AM   #122 
                       - Not from Goldman Sachs, the number one recepient of all the TARP funds and all the AIG funds.  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:00 AM   #124 
                       - Not from Goldman Sachs, the number one recipient of all the TARP funds and all the AIG funds.  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:05 AM   #126 
                          - Okay, then he'll find one. I think people are angry at the elite.  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 11:08 AM   #127 
                             - of course! but you need to read the article. Obama cannot let these same people  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:12 AM   #129 
                                - It's going there - you want a French Revolution insant change  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 11:15 AM   #131 
                                   - You dont get it. Please read the 8 page rolling stone article. please. the entire TARP  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:17 AM   #132 
                                   - I will, I'll read it. I promise. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 11:32 AM   #141 
                                      - cool! and thank-you.  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 10:07 PM   #147 
                                   - PLease read this article! linked below:  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:18 AM   #134 
                                   - Read it. GREAT article. Thank you. He has to remove Geithner asap and throw him...  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 11:37 PM   #151 
                                   - What I/we want is an HONEST PERSON in charge of the Treasury in this economic crisis. with NO ties t  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:18 AM   #135 
                                   - Okay okay! Go have a drink for a while! nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 11:31 AM   #140 
                                   - It is going much further in the wrong direction. because of the people appointed  robinlynne   Mar-22-09 11:20 AM   #136 
  - That's all you got?  acmavm   Mar-21-09 10:22 AM   #88 
     - Look, I hate Bernanke and Paulson. I have no idea why they're around.  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 06:18 PM   #146 
  - I was also thinking the exact same thing. I think you'll find the True Believers in GD:DLC (GD:P)  FLAprogressive   Mar-21-09 09:17 AM   #66 
  - um  leftchick   Mar-21-09 07:31 PM   #112 
  - damn  leftchick   Mar-21-09 07:30 PM   #111 
  - more like -acting like Republicans... n/t  DURHAM D   Mar-20-09 11:06 AM   #14 
     - too true, at least we knew the rethugs were going to fuck us! n/t  enfield collector   Mar-20-09 11:24 AM   #20 
  - Mr. President, please clean house.  Octafish   Mar-20-09 10:49 AM   #8 
  - Someone must have their thumb on Obama. That is a scary thought but the  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 10:58 AM   #11 
  - Crown Family springs to mind.  Octafish   Mar-20-09 11:09 AM   #16 
  - I have no words.  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 11:14 AM   #18 
  - Jesus. Didn't Genral Dynamic just take over a huge gov't contract from another company?  robinlynne   Mar-21-09 12:26 AM   #44 
  - if that was true don't you think it would be all over the rightwing propaganda machine?  democracy1st   Mar-23-09 01:46 AM   #152 
  - That's what I sense too...  CoffeeCat   Mar-21-09 09:21 AM   #68 
  - I think he will - we the people are now shaping the White House and country nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-21-09 09:06 AM   #60 
     - If that's so, I wish "you, the people"  LWolf   Mar-21-09 11:28 AM   #98 
        - So evidently there's LOTS you don't like about Obama?  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-21-09 05:48 PM   #109 
           - I have not  LWolf   Mar-21-09 07:18 PM   #110 
              - Sheesh, there's almost nothing you like about Obama  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 09:58 AM   #118 
                 - Ask away.  LWolf   Mar-22-09 10:26 AM   #119 
                    - I loved Edwards, but now I realize he was an idiot ...  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 10:33 AM   #120 
                       - The Only Thing Edwards Did Wrong Regarding That  tonysam   Mar-22-09 11:03 AM   #125 
                       - Edwards was a presidential candidate  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 11:12 AM   #130 
                       - I was cynical  LWolf   Mar-22-09 12:02 PM   #144 
                          - I actually WEPT when the news came out that he had committed adultery....  Sarah Ibarruri   Mar-22-09 06:01 PM   #145 
  - the way, the article also paints Dodd in a very poor light.  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 10:52 AM   #10 
  - as if we didn't know  Supersedeas   Mar-20-09 11:02 PM   #34 
  - Of Course!  WI_DEM   Mar-20-09 11:00 AM   #12 
  - Can't be. There are no lobbyists in this administration. n/t  FudaFuda   Mar-20-09 11:01 AM   #13 
  - Thanks for the laugh.  emilyg   Mar-20-09 11:26 AM   #22 
  - And Cheney wasn't with Halliburton while he was VP  rucky   Mar-20-09 11:27 AM   #23 
  - .  SammyWinstonJack   Mar-21-09 10:13 AM   #82 
  - Yep. Old DU thread here in January:  chill_wind   Mar-20-09 11:08 AM   #15 
  - Excellent! Thanks for the link! So either the President is so smart that we cannot  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 11:12 AM   #17 
  - Goldman Sachs$$ has loved Obama. With boatloads of cash  chill_wind   Mar-20-09 11:22 AM   #19 
  - check out Octafish post #16 link. I'm going to shut down the puter now because  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 11:32 AM   #25 
  - ding ding ding!  Myrina   Mar-21-09 08:57 AM   #56 
  - I'll take door #2, Bob. n/t  blindpig   Mar-21-09 09:04 AM   #58 
  - Yep, but that river in Egypt is deep.  blindpig   Mar-21-09 07:31 AM   #49 
  - Robert Scheer wrote an article that talks about Goldman Sachs  EFerrari   Mar-20-09 11:25 AM   #21 
  - Scheer also appeared with Amy Goodman and the videos are up...thx for the link. n/t  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 11:30 AM   #24 
  - i think geithner  barbtries   Mar-20-09 11:48 AM   #27 
  - I jsut read that Goldman Sachs was the number 2 highest donor to the Obama campaign.  robinlynne   Mar-20-09 06:53 PM   #28 
  - While that is not good thing, it is understandable; I just want their stooges  burythehatchet   Mar-20-09 07:34 PM   #29 
  - Yes You Did. And yet he calls the Wall Street hustlers financial terrorists.  chill_wind   Mar-20-09 08:51 PM   #30 
     - maybe O was just referring to the people in the London office:  amborin   Mar-20-09 11:20 PM   #36 
        - Nope.  chill_wind   Mar-20-09 11:28 PM   #38 
           - did you read  amborin   Mar-20-09 11:32 PM   #39 
              - I did. Thanks for posting it.  chill_wind   Mar-20-09 11:40 PM   #40 
  - And some people keep goose stepping along and refuse to see what is  pleah   Mar-20-09 10:07 PM   #31 
  - "Throw a few bones to the people..."  readmoreoften   Mar-20-09 10:51 PM   #32 
     - I know it has only been  pleah   Mar-20-09 11:03 PM   #35 
  - The Nation has an interesting article on GS's role also:  amborin   Mar-20-09 11:00 PM   #33 
  - Truth be told  Iwillnevergiveup   Mar-20-09 11:25 PM   #37 
  - I complained about this during the campaign,Obama surrounding himself with "Chicago boys"-  bjobotts   Mar-20-09 11:48 PM   #41 
  - Muerte al Sur!  sasquatch   Mar-20-09 11:59 PM   #42 
  - No one is clean. We can only hope for "less dirty." nt  valerief   Mar-21-09 12:12 AM   #43 
  - Edwards warned us about the status quo and few were listening or cared.  earth mom   Mar-21-09 01:34 AM   #45 
  - .  SammyWinstonJack   Mar-21-09 10:17 AM   #85 
  - what the god damn f*ck!!!  Triana   Mar-21-09 01:49 AM   #46 
  - I agree, that's why Kucinich was not allowed to play in any reindeer games  upi402   Mar-21-09 02:44 AM   #47 
     - *sigh*  Triana   Mar-21-09 10:51 AM   #94 
  - Obama is a politician just like FDR and JFK were politicians.  fasttense   Mar-21-09 05:35 AM   #48 
  - First rate thinking, friend. I totally agree. In fact, I think Obams wants, needs  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 07:52 AM   #51 
  - Evidence that you are correct on this:  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-21-09 11:39 AM   #101 
     - I remember that  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 04:36 PM   #106 
     - This appears to be the best road to change..  annabanana   Mar-21-09 07:38 PM   #113 
  - Yep, that's the missing part of this equation. Protests. In the entire history  acmavm   Mar-21-09 09:00 AM   #57 
  - And yet we are counseled patience.  blindpig   Mar-21-09 09:16 AM   #65 
  - fdr made a deal with the bankers not to prosecute, obama is on his knees in front of the bankers  natrat   Mar-21-09 09:22 AM   #69 
  - "DOW ZERO"  northernlights   Mar-21-09 07:46 AM   #50 
  - Wow, I see no adminstration defenders chiming in here.  billyoc   Mar-21-09 08:06 AM   #52 
  - Yep, I asked where they were back in post #9. See, this is the thing about  acmavm   Mar-21-09 08:39 AM   #54 
  - well said!  indimuse   Mar-21-09 08:54 AM   #55 
  - I would K&R that post if I could. The True Believers are just as bad as Freepers.  FLAprogressive   Mar-21-09 09:19 AM   #67 
  - I stumbled into GD-P this morning....holy shit!  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 09:22 AM   #70 
     - GD:DLC is where all the True Believers's like Free Republic reversed  FLAprogressive   Mar-21-09 09:23 AM   #71 
     - Heh. Well put. Obama true believers are just freepers of another kind.  ProgressIn2008   Mar-21-09 10:16 AM   #83 
        - They're as bad as the Clinton worshippers that exist around here.  FLAprogressive   Mar-21-09 10:18 AM   #86 
        - Some people seem unable to be citizens. That is what I was trying to  acmavm   Mar-21-09 10:30 AM   #91 
  - The people need to know  disndat   Mar-21-09 10:01 AM   #76 
  - This whole thing does't look good for the administration. His supporters  acmavm   Mar-21-09 10:06 AM   #79 
     - Obama's done some fantastic  disndat   Mar-21-09 10:51 AM   #95 
        - I know he's done some great things. But they are not the things he campaigned  acmavm   Mar-21-09 10:54 AM   #96 
  - !  SammyWinstonJack   Mar-21-09 10:21 AM   #87 
  - Very well said and I sadly concur  DeschutesRiver   Mar-21-09 05:07 PM   #107 
  - That's because this is completely indefensible and sickening  TornadoTN   Mar-21-09 09:31 AM   #73 
  - It's strange isn't it?  Seen the light   Mar-21-09 11:33 AM   #99 
  - Clean House Now Mr. President  Dinger   Mar-21-09 08:37 AM   #53 
  - As some say: "'Politics' is the shadow cast over government by corporations" --  defendandprotect   Mar-21-09 09:09 AM   #61 
  - If you have not become familiar with the term "inverted totalitarianism", now  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 09:12 AM   #62 
  - Goldman Sachs dirty hands and dirty deeds are all over this bailout  avaistheone1   Mar-21-09 09:28 AM   #72 
  - Well, that stinks. But then....who else is gonna staff the admin. who understands the  Honeycombe8   Mar-21-09 09:33 AM   #74 
  - It struck me this morning: The financial crisis is Obama's Vietnam.  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 09:58 AM   #75 
     - Hmmmm. Maybe. But I don't see that at all. I'm pleased with the stimulus bill.  Honeycombe8   Mar-21-09 10:04 AM   #77 
     - I'm specifically referencing the banking issue (I was less that clear in my post)  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 10:07 AM   #80 
     - No. Escalating the WAR in Afghanistan....  bvar22   Mar-21-09 10:29 AM   #90 
  - Kinda like giving the foxes the keys to the henhouse because they know how to handle chiickens.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Mar-21-09 10:05 AM   #78 
  - GS is a never ending curse! Fire him!  Joanne98   Mar-21-09 10:09 AM   #81 
  - and also new AIG CEO  notesdev   Mar-21-09 10:17 AM   #84 
  - The only CEO who was part of the planning, Lloyd Blankfein. AIG seems merely  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 10:24 AM   #89 
  - Geithner has to go  Joey Liberal   Mar-21-09 10:31 AM   #92 
  - to jail with the rest of them  upi402   Mar-21-09 11:02 AM   #97 
     - ^ yes.  FLAprogressive   Mar-21-09 01:38 PM   #104 
  - Jesus wept.  AzDar   Mar-21-09 10:35 AM   #93 
  - Get the fuck over the primaries! You bashers will stoop to ANYTHING to bash Obama!  Runcible Spoon   Mar-21-09 11:37 AM   #100 
  - There's every True Believer argument in a nutshell....of course  FLAprogressive   Mar-21-09 01:36 PM   #103 
  - That was mean :-))  burythehatchet   Mar-21-09 04:31 PM   #105 
  - Follow the money and you always find the truth.  sarcasmo   Mar-21-09 07:40 PM   #114 
  - Halliburton put Darth in VP's Office. (OK, President's).  bluesmail   Mar-22-09 10:54 AM   #123 
  - And Mr. President is keeping him on, what is with that? Is it the spotlight?  lonestarnot   Mar-22-09 11:09 AM   #128 
  - LOL  Threedifferentones   Mar-22-09 11:17 AM   #133 
  - I think Obama knows he is surrounded by bickerers  Annces   Mar-22-09 11:21 AM   #137 
  - I think Obama has figured out who he really works for. n/t  TBF   Mar-22-09 11:25 PM   #150 
  - more  Fireweed247   Mar-22-09 11:28 AM   #138 
  - PUSH Obama to do the Right Thing  fascisthunter   Mar-22-09 11:28 AM   #139 
  - I think Obama listened to some people who told him to go for experience  Jennicut   Mar-22-09 11:37 AM   #142 
  - Paul Volcker  democracy1st   Mar-22-09 11:13 PM   #148 
  - It's clear that Obama has not realized..  sendero   Mar-22-09 11:38 AM   #143 
  - Now we are doing our homework. K&R n/t  TBF   Mar-22-09 11:22 PM   #149 

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