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JackRiddler Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-22-11 10:02 AM
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27. Most unintentionally funny comment of the week, surely:
dkf says: "But ratings aren't the banks thing. You should rail on the rating agencies for that."
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  -President Obama Gets Why Working People Are Occupying Wall Street Omaha Steve  Nov-22-11 06:25 AM   #0 
  - Man that guy can talk a mean wrist slap.  nineteen50   Nov-22-11 06:29 AM   #1 
  - Not that mean. Hardly even counts as a wrist slap. (nt)  enough   Nov-22-11 06:37 AM   #5 
  - Some people need to be cut off from borrowing money.  dkf   Nov-22-11 06:32 AM   #2 
  - Or mortgage banks shouldn't swindle people and gamble by bundling  mmonk   Nov-22-11 06:36 AM   #4 
  - They aren't allowed to misrepresent what they are selling. That is fraud and that needs to enforced.  dkf   Nov-22-11 06:54 AM   #9 
     - What someone hears when you say that depends a lot on where they are standing..  Fumesucker   Nov-22-11 07:09 AM   #10 
     - Everyone including sovereigns, individuals, corporations, whatever.  dkf   Nov-22-11 07:20 AM   #11 
     - Most unintentionally funny comment of the week, surely:  JackRiddler   Nov-22-11 10:02 AM   #27 
     - It wasn't just the rating agencies.  mmonk   Nov-22-11 12:19 PM   #36 
  - And some banks need to be cut off from preying on folks. nt  TBF   Nov-22-11 06:47 AM   #6 
  - Exactly. Blaming debtors totally absolves creditors of any responsibility in the mess.  Selatius   Nov-22-11 06:53 AM   #8 
     - My point was that creditors need to cut off overexposed debtors so yes I was putting this on the  dkf   Nov-22-11 07:24 AM   #12 
  - Sure thing. Start from the top and work down...  saras   Nov-22-11 07:44 AM   #17 
  - financial fraud prosecutions fall sharply  Enrique   Nov-22-11 06:34 AM   #3 
  - put a fucking banker in jail.. people might listen again.  piratefish08   Nov-22-11 06:48 AM   #7 
  - +oo  phantom power   Nov-22-11 09:40 AM   #26 
  - That was back in October  Owlet   Nov-22-11 07:27 AM   #13 
  - I heard that he said it was up to the cities to decide  MedleyMisty   Nov-22-11 07:29 AM   #14 
  - That's the last I heard too ...  Juneboarder   Nov-22-11 12:09 PM   #35 
  - We discuss it every day, therefore he should!  JNelson6563   Nov-22-11 07:33 AM   #15 
     - Oh, I dunno  Owlet   Nov-22-11 07:45 AM   #18 
     - I'd give anything for it all to be so simple as that!  JNelson6563   Nov-22-11 08:32 AM   #21 
     - Ah, sarcasm, last resort of the last resort crowd. It gets old.  Bluenorthwest   Nov-22-11 08:42 AM   #22 
        - Oh my!  JNelson6563   Nov-22-11 09:20 AM   #24 
           - I have a solution!  Owlet   Nov-22-11 11:44 AM   #29 
           - ...  SammyWinstonJack   Nov-22-11 11:50 AM   #30 
           - Didn't seem very angry to me.  themadstork   Nov-22-11 12:01 PM   #31 
  - Too bad he can't call DHS off the 'Smash OWS' movement.  unhappycamper   Nov-22-11 07:41 AM   #16 
  - "and so, I've decided to fire Tim Geithner and Larry Summers"  progressoid   Nov-22-11 07:58 AM   #19 
  - ROFL  Lionessa   Nov-22-11 08:00 AM   #20 
  - if only!  themadstork   Nov-22-11 12:03 PM   #32 
  - does he get why they are being hit with clubs and sprayed with pepper for the privilege?  piratefish08   Nov-22-11 08:44 AM   #23 
  - Thank you.  woo me with science   Nov-22-11 09:22 AM   #25 
  - Great! He admits it! "financial institutions resisting reforms that are intended to fix problems "  Zorra   Nov-22-11 10:19 AM   #28 
  - If he gets it, he should not keep cutting budgets at this time.  mmonk   Nov-22-11 12:04 PM   #33 
  - Well if he understands, he really has no excuse left. /nt  Marr   Nov-22-11 12:05 PM   #34 
  - No, he doesn't  _ed_   Nov-22-11 01:29 PM   #37 

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