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Rush Limbaugh Mocks Japan After Disaster

Here are your compassionate conservatives reveling in Japan’s horror. These are some heartless bastards… Continue reading

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Over Half of Japanese Village Unaccounted for in Wake of Monster Tsunami

Saw this on CNN today. Japanese City Minami Sanriku, approx. 17,000, buried under tons of mud.  Reportedly over half of its residents are unaccounted for.

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Fox Love Network

We get nothing but love from Fox News. Continue reading

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Wells Fargo: SubPrime “Ghetto Loans” to “Mud People”

NY Times reporter Matt Roth writes that Wells Fargo intentionally steered minority applicants toward Sub Prime loans as a matter of policy.  Other than the NYT article and Raw Story’s link to it, I’ve seen little of this in trad/cable … Continue reading

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Foreclosures Peak: This Old House Is Not a Home

Foreclosure in the U.S. are up 46% from a year ago. As numerous programs set up to reverse the tide of red ink expired. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac had temporary foreclosure freezes in place but they shut down before President Obama’s housing stimulus took effect. Continue reading

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Homelessness: The Widening Chasm

As charitable organizations and homeless shelters struggle to accommodate skyrocketing need with resources dramatically cut and donations down, more families find they must fare for themselves. Continue reading

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Citigroup’s P(Bandit) Gets $10 Million Bonus

These big bank sonsofbitches are criminals. If they say they can’t survive without their ridiculously insulting, inflated compensation packages, fire the bastards. We own them now. Renegotiate, dammit! Turn their mansions into shelters. Put these pricks in tents. Let them rub elbows with those they robbed to amass their fortunes. Continue reading

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Stewart v. Kramer (Ouch!)

I missed the live broadcast of the Daily Show Friday night but watched it Saturday afternoon via Huffpo. Fist, kudos to Kramer for showing up.  Jon Stewart was clearly vexed by comments Kramer had made on Joe Blow Scarborough’s (and … Continue reading

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Homeless Kids in USA: 1 in 50

The Associated Press reports that 1 in 50 children in America is or has been homeless. A report released today by the National Center on Family Homelessness,cites data from 2005-2006, and fails to consider the broad impact of our current foreclosure and mortgage crises. Continue reading

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Portable Homeless Shelter-The “EDAR”

As I listened to CNN yesterday I heard about a rolling shelter that provides homeless with a weather-resistant, portable place to sleep. On wheels, the “EDAR,” (acronym for “Everybody Needs A Roof”) provides comfortable, durable protection from the elements. Continue reading

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