Tim Pawlenty is now a professional lobbyist for the one percent. It's a strange gig for guy who last year said he "went to Wall Street and told them to get their snout out of the trough because they are some of the worst offenders when it comes to bailouts and carve-outs and special deals."SEE ALSO: ... More >>
Anecdotally, TCF Bank seems to be struggling -- in Uptown, for instance, the bank used to have numerous ATMs, but they've all been removed over the last year or so, sometimes replaced with generic machines. TCF's fourth-quarter earnings report provides hard data to support that anecdote. It revea ... More >>
"I don't know art, but I know what I like." "There's no accounting for taste." "Opinions are like assholes." There's validity to each one of these statements, but that doesn't mean that anyone's going to agree with any feelings anyone else expresses about anything on the Internet. And while hip-h ... More >>
Michele Bachmann has "Fire from the Heartland."Citizens United, the folks who tried to take down Hillary Clinton in the last election with campaign propaganda sold as a documentary, are back. And this time they're spreading their love on Michele Bachmann. She's in "Fire from the Heartland," ... More >>
Administration lax on cleaning up AIG, Bear Stearns, and Lehman Brothers
It's almost like we could write his presidential profile for him this very instant. That's kind of boring. What happened to the surprises, the originality, the mullet?
What topic does she ask about during her allotted time? ACORN of course. Totally relevant.
Bachmann introduced a bill that ensures that the dollar will never disappear. Because it was totally going to happen any day now.
"Recession Could End This Year, Fed Chief Says" (Washington Post) vs. "Bernanke: Recovery Will Take Years" (CNN).
Is our crazy congresswoman really the shame of the nation?
The Senate passed the financial bailout plan Wednesday night with a 74 to 25 vote for the White House initiative to buy troubled securitie ... More >>