Obama Camp Food Fight: “Populists” v. “the Street” Fighters

Arianna Huffington appears to confirm here what I blogged on yesterday – that the recent “outrage” that the President is…

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Geithner and reality: keeping the deregulatory “counter-revolution” alive

For anyone who is interested here is a link to the testimony today of Treasury Secretary Geithner, who survived calls…

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Wall Street rescues Geithner – the thin red line holds

I wondered yesterday at the 500 point jump in the market given the very limited amount of new information. What…

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Wall Street Punch Drunk on Geithner “Plan”

The Times reports that Wall Street appears to be “dazzled” by the Geithner/Treasury bailout plan. Today’s 500 point rise in…

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The AIG Scandal – An Insurance Company that wants to be paid? Surprise, surprise…

I was interviewed on Oakland-based KTVU about the AIG scandal. You can watch it here. A key point I was…

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Obama’s New Theory: Market is just a poll so ignore it! Really??

The markets gyrate, he says, up and down, like a political poll. And so he does not pay attention. He…

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Dr. Doom: 2 more years, no bottom yet; where is Geithner?

The man of the hour, Dr. Doom aka Nouriel Roubini of the NYU Business School, suggests we are in a…

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SAG Ship Taking on Water – UPDATE Monday 3/2

Updates below in bold SAG is in full damage control mode these days. Its new majority is still reeling from…

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