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Keith Olbermann has a special comment about… Subway?

OMG, Teh funny, it hurts! Direct YouTube link [hat tip Ezra Klein, who’s got all kinds of bailout bloggy goodness right now]

Bailout reactions

This could be 1931 (Paul Krugman and Naomi Klein on Real Time) direct YouTube link: Paul Krugman: No deal “And there’s no quid pro quo here — nothing that gives taxpayers a stake in the upside, nothing that ensures that the money is used to stabilize the system rather than reward the undeserving.” Doug Elmendorf […]

$700 billion is $2333 per person

Checks.. and balances. Each person in this country would have to write a check to the Fed in order to balance out this situation. No questions asked, according to the bailout proposal. (My per-person math came from here) Sec. 8. Review. Decisions by the Secretary pursuant to the authority of this Act are non-reviewable and […]

John McCain bashed me. Oh, and you, too.

I just got a comment from Donald Shawver in response to the amusing Hockey Moms talk about Sarah Palin video I posted. Shawver remarks that “this video is sadly typical of one sided Character Bashing” and he describes the video he’d like to see: Place Palin in the same room with these women, and then […]