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China Global cuts America’s credit rating, regardless of “the deal”

August 2, 2011

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Hey, guess what, America! After all the gnashing of teeth, the faux-righteous faux-indignation and cartoonish political posturing to prevent a credit default and risk the global credit rating agencies downgrading America’s triple-A rating, China’s Dagong Global Credit Rating has cut its rating on U.S. sovereign debt to A from A+ and has also put the […]

“Candle in the Wind” 2011

August 2, 2011

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* To the tune of Elton John’s “Candle in the Wind” Goodbye middle class. Though I barely knew you at all You had the guts to pay your bills while the wealthy screwed you blind They crawled out of the woodwork those little teabagging trolls they demanded cuts to everything that the government controls And […]

White House Press Room, a few minutes ago

August 1, 2011

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