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Geithner to stay on: Obama doesn’t want appointment of Wall Street Banker to Treasury to influence Voters in 2012 election.

Will Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase be the next head of Treasury?

For the Government to worry about the Bond Market is for them to discount the option of raising taxes on the Super Rich.

An American Cheer

(For the thinking Cheerleader)

Country bankers,
Shakers on the floor,
Berry Street, Lincoln Life, Standard Building poor.

Salt and Pepper
even up the score.
Indiana Jasper Jones and Frank are at the Door!


Geithner Sleeps in Curlers

What a conceited nincompoop to imply he knows more than the century of knowledge stashed at Standard & Poor's.


Tung-Hong Hospital Part 2

As it turns out, we are a bit lacking in transportation today, so here is my second (and perhaps final) installment on Tung-Hong Hospital.


"Common Dreams" tells its readers this is a question conservatives can't answer:

Wisconsin : Take a step towards putting Scott Walker and his Trojan Horse out to pasture

On Tuesday August 9th, Wisconsin can take a step towards putting Scott Walker and his Trojan Horse out to pasture. This Trojan Horse was filled with the Koch brothers and members of ALEC who have been exposed. The voters have the chance to start taking back control of Wisconsin from the corporate self-serving interests that own Scott Walker and his pals. Show the rest of the country that the phrase "We the people" and "We the corporations" are not one and the same.

mass demonstrations

It looks like the Israeli people, too, have learned tactics from the "Arab Spring", with their mass demonstrations against the high costs of living and the economic imbalance between rich and poor. This movement also has started from the ground up, triggered in large part by young people in various parts of the coountry. Shouldn't we be next? I took part in the anti-Vietnam War demonstrations and am ready to go in the next ones.

Obama’s GE Moves Waukesha, WI Headquarters to China – Creates 65 High Paying Chinese Engineering Jobs

Jeffrey Immelt CEO and Chairman of GE was appointed by Barac Obama to be the chairman of the Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

US Learns No Lesson

John McCain AGREES with Thom Hartmann!

On this week's Meet The Press, Sen. John McCain has said: "...the reality is that the housing market created this crisis, and its gonna be the housing market that recovers, and that means, to me, go out and buy people's mortgages like we did during the Great Depression, and give them a mortgage to which they can afford the payments to make and then we will begin to come out of this problem."


INJUSTICE! Teen struck by Ohio campus officer's Stun Gun DIES!

APWU bleeds us dry again

James Hansen Authority on Global Warming: "Essentially game over" for the climate.

The following was taken from an E-mail I received from CREDO Action. Join the Petition:

"Essentially game over" for the climate.

Asian News a buzz with Obama switching parties with Debt Deal.

look it up

Presidential hubris and probably re-election bid take its toll on Afghanistan Seals.

Just like Bush with the Battle of Fallujah in Iraq

Obama IS the Republican 2012 Candidate

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Activism Works!

When he was elected, President Obama told us to push him. Well, it looks like we may have pushed hard enough when it comes to the Keystone XL pipeline.