The Poster Child for Class Warfare

  1. nicomp profile image67
    nicompposted 8 years ago

    "President Barack Obama said on Monday that Wall Street banks had failed to show remorse for the "wild risks" that triggered a financial meltdown and helped to push the United States into recession." … 0&.v=2

    "A group of investment firms and hedge funds decided to hold out for the prospect of an unjustified taxpayer-funded bailout," Obama said, flanked by his economic, energy and environmental teams. "They were hoping that everybody else would make sacrifices, and they would have to make none. Some demanded twice the return that other lenders were getting. I don't stand with them." … ny-hybrid/

    "This is a corporation that finds itself in financial distress due to recklessness and greed," Obama told politicians and reporters in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, where he and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner were unveiling a package to aid the nation's small businesses. … index.html

  2. Misha profile image76
    Mishaposted 8 years ago

    So, America finally found its scapegoat LOL. Why it does not surprise me a tiny bit, and why, oh why was I telling a year ago that the only difference between Obama and McCain was going to be a scapegoat?

    1. lrohner profile image80
      lrohnerposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Misha, I love it when you and I agree. And I SOOOOO agree with you on this one.