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mmonk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 05:41 AM
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40. The historical pattern is they go up. But slowly, not double in five years.
That is what happens when mortgages become investments instead of debt.
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  - It's very good.  Hissyspit   Dec-05-11 05:17 AM   #5 
  - complex causality!  tfsoccer   Dec-05-11 04:53 AM   #3 
  - You don't happen to have a "Prime Radiant" handy, do you?  Tesha   Dec-05-11 07:24 AM   #9 
     - Ya!  tfsoccer   Dec-05-11 05:48 PM   #16 
        - The prime radiant was the funny little cube that could project onto the walls of the room...  Tesha   Dec-05-11 06:19 PM   #19 
           - Love Asimov :) nt  abelenkpe   Dec-06-11 12:06 AM   #33 
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  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-05-11 05:20 AM   #6 
  - Absurd  SpiralHawk   Dec-05-11 06:14 AM   #7 
  - It's hard to tell which flavor these folks are..  sendero   Dec-05-11 06:21 AM   #8 
  - "as early as 2004 or so"...  bvar22   Dec-05-11 11:48 AM   #15 
     - It was beyond obvious in LA by 2004.  JDPriestly   Dec-05-11 08:51 PM   #25 
        - Cannot tell you how many of our friends and coworkers bought between  abelenkpe   Dec-06-11 12:19 AM   #35 
           - The historical pattern is they go up. But slowly, not double in five years.  mmonk   Dec-06-11 05:41 AM   #40 
  - Counterexample ... Ireland  econoclast   Dec-05-11 08:30 AM   #10 
  - K&R...  SidDithers   Dec-05-11 08:41 AM   #11 
  - This economic crisis was the result of Greed meeting Stupidity,  MadHound   Dec-05-11 08:43 AM   #12 
  - Gramm-Leach-Bliely Act of 1999 ... its starts there.  JoePhilly   Dec-05-11 08:56 AM   #13 
  - The article cited in the OP points out that the problems started much  JDPriestly   Dec-05-11 08:52 PM   #26 
  - its impossible for left to beat the RW myths as long as it ignores RW radio  certainot   Dec-05-11 10:54 AM   #14 
  - That's why it's best to 'know thine enemy'  JuniperLea   Dec-05-11 06:00 PM   #18 
  - for instance, limbaugh spent months telling the teabaggers raising the debt ceiling was not importan  certainot   Dec-05-11 07:55 PM   #22 
  - At my age, you already know what you are up against, and you  JDPriestly   Dec-05-11 08:54 PM   #27 
  - I don't think the left ignores RW radio  nxylas   Dec-05-11 06:57 PM   #20 
  - there is no organized opposition and it's their best media tool  certainot   Dec-05-11 07:45 PM   #21 
  - bingo  oldhippydude   Dec-05-11 09:10 PM   #29 
  - I'd say it was a melange of wrong...  JuniperLea   Dec-05-11 05:58 PM   #17 
  - This is the age old argument of Government vs Private sector  humbled_opinion   Dec-05-11 08:24 PM   #23 
  - Read the article cited in the OP. If you believe what you say in your post,  JDPriestly   Dec-05-11 09:18 PM   #31 
  - I think you completely missed my point  humbled_opinion   Dec-05-11 09:57 PM   #32 
     - Did you read the article? The banks lobbied for years and years  JDPriestly   Dec-06-11 11:01 AM   #41 
  - That is not how it went down at all  abelenkpe   Dec-06-11 12:14 AM   #34 
  - Bull  Enthusiast   Dec-06-11 01:30 AM   #37 
  - You are off base with your assessment.  olegramps   Dec-07-11 08:50 AM   #43 
  - K&R  JDPriestly   Dec-05-11 08:38 PM   #24 
  - yes  oldhippydude   Dec-05-11 09:15 PM   #30 
  - easier to blame poor people than rich people  Skittles   Dec-05-11 08:59 PM   #28 
  - kr This is exactly correct.  Enthusiast   Dec-06-11 01:20 AM   #36 
  - Repeat after me-Community Reinvestment Act, Freddy Mac, Barney Frank  ErikJ   Dec-06-11 01:34 AM   #38 
  - Repeat after me, 'derivitives'. -eom  Huey P. Long   Dec-06-11 11:04 AM   #42 
  - Outside of Vegas  Gringostan   Dec-06-11 04:27 AM   #39 
  - K  G_j   Dec-07-11 10:07 AM   #44 

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