Highly Caffeinated But Completely Sober Rep. Joe Walsh Yells at Constituents

We’ve all experienced them. Heck, I admit it, I’ve been one of them – the drunk annoying ahole at the bar screaming at people to shut up and “LISTEN! Damn it! Fiscal conservativism wooould n-never work on ship like Cloud 9, you fracking idiot! So shshshshut it!” So I could totally understand when I first […]

MF Global Ad: ‘We Have Convictions’

by Marian Wang ProPublica, Nov. 4, 2011, 2:19 p.m. A perusal of the latest issue of Barron’s turned up the following ad for brokerage firm MF Global: (If you are having trouble seeing the image, click here [1].) Somehow the ad, published Saturday, reads a little differently now, in light of recent events [2]: Though no […]

Top Ten Reasons to Support #OccupyWallStreet

Many of you may be wondering what those crazy, raisin-eating, patchouli-wearing, drum-beating hippies are doing blocking the streets as you’re trying to get to your Non Fat, Half-Caff, Mocha Chai Latte on your way work. Well, through the use of nonviolent Arab Spring tactics, they are just trying to rid the country of the corporate […]

Is “Goldman Sachs Rules The World” Stock Trader, Alessio Rastani, a Member of Yes Men?

If you haven’t heard of The Yes Men, you are in for it! Literally! Well, okay, only if you’re one of the big-time “leaders and big corporations who put profits ahead of everything else.” According to their Wikipedia entry: The Yes Men are a culture jamming activist duo and network of supporters created by Andy […]

Goldman Sachs Vampire in Darrell Issa Camp

After sucking the life out of our near-death economy nearly four years ago, former Goldman Sachs executive vampires are on the loose. One in particular has nested in the camp of Darrell Issa, the Republican congressman from California. And this one is a crafty one. He goes by the name of Peter Haller and he […]

Pioneer of the Economic Meltdown Backs Boehner and Republicans in Debt Fight

Boehner and his fellow Republicans met with President Obama on Wednesday to discuss the debt ceiling. Prior to the meeting Boehner’s office released a letter that lists 150 economists that have signed on to Boehner’s plan. One name on that list stood out…