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So much for my hiatus

I have to make a quick visit to mention a really sharp reporter that I’ve just discovered. Mary Kane writes for the Washington Independent, and has written a couple of extremely insightful articles about the difficulties facing the credit union … Continue reading

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“Fundamental failure?”

Has Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner been reading this blog? It sure sounds like it from this NY Times story: “Our system failed in fundamental ways,” Mr. Geithner told the House Financial Services Committee. “To address this will require comprehensive reform. … Continue reading

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Have no shame in need

People are worried. Everyone in my family and most of my friends are having some sort of stress from loss of income or potential loss of income. I think that some of this fear is about the actual difficulty and maybe … Continue reading

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