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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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Every Man a King: The GOP Ascendancy of Joe the Plumber

In a story that would make Horatio Alger proud, upon returning from Gaza where he served as a war correspondent for rightie site PJTV,  Sam (Joe) Wurzelbacher (AKA “Joe the Plumber”) is now a GOP adviser.  An organization of conservative … Continue reading

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