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Goldman reveals where bailout cash went

Goldman Sachs sent $4.3 billion in federal tax money to 32 entities, including many overseas banks, hedge funds and pensions, according to information made public Friday night. ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jul 26 2010 - 7:05am - 4 comments

"A gigantic ponzi scheme, lies and fraud": Howard Davidowitz on wall street

Nice to see the word is getting out "ponzi scheme" now on mainstream. http://finance.yahoo.com/tech-ticker/%22a-gigantic-ponzi-scheme-lies-and... Re: "A gigantic ponzi scheme, lies and fraud": Howard ... Prosperity ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jul 2 2010 - 3:12pm - 2 comments

Wall street: inside the collapse

Wow! And from mainstream media to. http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/03/12/60minutes/main6292458.shtml Re: Wall street: inside the collapse Don't forget Scott Patterson's  The Quants: How a New Breed of Math Whizzes ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Mar 14 2010 - 9:22pm - 3 comments

More Bailouts on the Way

For the first time I actually cracked up laughing rather than rattling off a tirade of swear words when reading about additional bailouts.  After their early Christmas day present, Fannie Mae is asking for an additional $15.3 billion dollars. ...

Forum topic - The Evolutionary Ape - Feb 27 2010 - 12:00am - 3 comments

NYT: too big to fail is to big to exist

Too big to fail is too big to exist New York Times SundayBusiness Gretchen Morgenson The Cost of Saving These Whales Subsidies don't stop when a bailout recipient repays a loan. " Because our government wouldn't dream of ...

Forum topic - presidentbyamendment - Oct 4 2009 - 6:22pm - 1 comment

MORON Capitalism

Moron capitalism By Julian Delasantellis 9-2-2009 Former top gun Fidelity Investments stock picker Peter Lynch used to advise investors to "invest in what you know" as the key to picking potentially profitable equities. ...

Forum topic - xraymike79 - Sep 2 2009 - 12:13am - 1 comment

AIG breakup fee bonanza

The beat goes on.  More wealth transferred to Wall St. The US citizenry is being screwed from so many directions I can't keep up. Like paying a mechanic to open the hood of your car and rip the wires out, then paying him to repair the problem.  ...

Forum topic - MarkM - Aug 6 2009 - 8:32am - 0 comments

Big Banks' Recent Profitability Due to AIG Scam?

http://seekingalpha.com/article/128390-exclusive-big-banks-recent-profitability-due-to-aig-scam AIG, knowing it would need to ask for much more capital from the Treasury imminently, decided to throw in the towel, and gifted major bank ...

Forum topic - Michael Höhne - Apr 1 2009 - 4:47am - 5 comments

NWO/Collapse is a GOOD thing

The current collapse lends more credence that all organisms (& species) follow the same laws, in many respects exemplified by Thomas Malthus. Conspiracy theories etc etc all aside, if you read the current science, in the larger scheme of things we ...

Forum topic - paranoid - Mar 22 2009 - 10:50pm - 5 comments

Thoughts About The AIG Bonuses

Here are a few of my recent thoughts on this whole AIG (and other financial behemoths) bonus thing: First, I hate AIG and the other financial behemoths for making very poor decisions for a long period of time, recklessly and in total disregard of ...

Forum topic - Lemonyellowschwin - Mar 21 2009 - 11:16pm - 7 comments

Bankster fury over tax 'witch hunt'

Oh gawd, just got back from the convenience store, where I collapsed to the floor in helpless laughter after reading the headline story in the Financial Times. Banksters are shocked -- shocked -- at being the brunt of public wrath. Dig these ...

Forum topic - machinehead - Mar 21 2009 - 10:34am - 1 comment

AIG: A Clawback You Can Believe In

We've heard alot of talk about "clawbacks" of executive compensation, where executive performance was morbidly incompetent, or where the compensation process was clearly criminal ("fraudulent conveyance"), or where the ...

Forum topic - RussB - Mar 21 2009 - 6:22am - 2 comments

Ron Paul talks AIG Bonuses on CNN American Morning

Re: Ron Paul talks AIG Bonuses on CNN American Morning Thanks for the post.  If not for posts like these, I would never hear Dr. Paul because I rarely ever watch TV.  When I think of how this one lone voice in the wilderness ...

Forum topic - tabletop - Mar 20 2009 - 11:25am - 1 comment

In New Terror Video, AIG Demands Huge Ransom from U.S.

Huffington Post - American intelligence experts are analyzing a new terror video from the American International Group (AIG) in which the leader of the shadowy organization demands billions of dollars from the United States. In the ...

Forum topic - DrKrbyLuv - Mar 18 2009 - 10:59am - 0 comments

The Real AIG Outrage

From today's Wall Street Journal: The Real AIG Outrage President Obama joined yesterday in the clamor of outrage at AIG for paying some $165 million in contractually obligated employee bonuses. He and the rest of the political class thus ...

Forum topic - Farmer Brown - Mar 17 2009 - 8:41pm - 9 comments

Senator Advocates Suicide for AIG Bigs

You couldn't make this stuff up -- IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Iowa Sen. Charles Grassley suggested that AIG executives should take a Japanese approach toward accepting responsibility for the collapse of the ...

Forum topic - machinehead - Jun 15 2012 - 3:08am - 1 comment

NYT admission: AIG is racketeering

The NYT's Andrew Sorkin has written a piece unusual for the MSM. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/17/business/17sorkin.html?hp=&pagewanted=print   What's unusual is not the standard MSM corporatist ideology and theological ...

Forum topic - RussB - Mar 17 2009 - 7:21am - 9 comments

AIG

What should we think about today's outrage, this "unkindest cut of all"? Throughout this obscene bailout regimen, as the Bush/Obama crew lurches from debacle to debacle, AIG has been in the vanguard of arrogance, psychopathic sense of ...

Forum topic - RussB - Mar 15 2009 - 6:06pm - 2 comments

AIG

Here is a link to an interesting article in regards to AIG:  http://turcopolier.typepad.com/sic_semper_tyrannis/2009/03/how-deep-is-the-cds-hole.html  Any comments would be appreciated.  If someone has a policy with AIG, for expample, ...

Forum topic - slabinja - Mar 9 2009 - 8:22pm - 9 comments

Goldman, others get AIG payouts: The Fed’s moral hazard maximising strategy

The Daily Digest of March 8 has a pointer to a Reuter's report entitled " Goldman, others get AIG payouts:report ".  Willem Buiter, a professor of economics at the London School of Economics, has an insightful blog on how this ...

Forum topic - HMichaelPower - Mar 8 2009 - 2:12pm - 1 comment