1. Dangermouse

    R.I.P. Danny Kirwan (Peter Green's) Fleetwood Mac guitarist.

    Danny Kirwan, one of the three Fleetwood Mac virtuosos died on June 8th in London aged 68. His solo starts at 1.25.
  2. Dr.Knuckles

    Fort Mac - One Year Later

    Imagine a city completely surrounded by forest, with only one road out, evacuating all 90,000 people in a few hours, with no advance warning. Thats what hat happened at Fort McMurray one year ago today...
  3. BoiseBo

    Ray Kroc didn't build that Big Mac

    Some girl named Keesha Washington who makes $7.25 an hour did. Keesha is a single Mom with 2 kids. She's forced to count on food stamps and other gubment bennies to pay the rent and utilities on her humble little apartment as well as bus fare to get to work each day and child care since she's...
  4. bajisima

    Mac and cheese will be less yellow

    This one is for you Michele I thought you might like this after the other threads here. Kraft has announced that they will remove the dye from the blue box of macaroni and cheese making it less yellow. Yea fewer artificial ingredients! Kraft removing yellow artificial food dyes from some...
  5. bajisima

    Should Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac be broken up?

    Pres Obama has been touting mortgage reform and has suggested ending Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He said he supports "private capital" in mortgage reform. Does anyone think private equity and the big banks will love this and end up abusing it...
  6. R

    Freddie Mac Betting Against Struggling Homeowners

    unbelievable, well not really. :mad: January 30, 2012 Freddie Mac, a taxpayer-owned mortgage company, is supposed to make homeownership easier. One thing that makes owning a home more affordable is getting a cheaper...
  7. michaelr

    Gingrich Said to Be Paid By Freddie Mac to Court Republicans

    Gingrich Said to Be Paid By Freddie Mac to Court Republicans No wonder this scum bastard is "surging" in the polls, the system owes his ass a little something. Another corrupt globalist playing conservative.
  8. michaelr

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reform

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reform Those nonexistent derivatives become unstable and guess what happens?? I will tell you, we spend money chasing the elusive bastards down, thereby weakening the economy, and they become weaker yet. Read my hips.....There will be no more tax payer...
  9. B

    Freddie Mac Asks for $10.6 Billion more in Federal Bailouts

    So it's not just Fannie Mae that's still incompetent. And Democrats are still behind these bailouts? How in the world do they expect to get reelected? As weak as the Republican Party remains, the Democrats seem to be positioning themselves for a slaughter.
  10. michaelr

    Freddie Mac asks for additional $10,000,000,000 bailout

    Freddie Mac asks for additional $10,000,000,000 bailout And remember, your dollar and those asset backed securities....
  11. C

    Why A Salad Costs More Than A Big Mac

    The title of the graphic isn't really accurate. The Big Mac is actually relatively expensive because of name brand recognition. You can get a $1 burger with the same amount of meat, lettuce, and pickles... just no special sauce. :crying:
  12. F

    Generous Pay for New Freddie Mac CFO

    NEW YORK (AP) -- The pay package given to Freddie Mac's new chief financial officer should have sent a message from Washington to corporate America about how executive compensation standards must change. Instead, it did just the opposite. The government-controlled mortgage finance company is...
  13. B

    Freddie Mac CFO commits suicide

    I heard on the news he had a five year old daughter. :( Police Found Freddie Mac CFO Dead from Hanging - ABC News
  14. M

    Obama Nominates Former Freddie Mac Executive As ‘Housing Commissioner’

    Obama Nominates Former Freddie Mac Executive As ‘Housing Commissioner’ I am trying to keep whats left of my sanity, but I got to say, it's getting goddamn hard. Do you think we can get anymore insiders in the change???!!!@@@###
  15. B

    Barney Frank, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

    Here's his side of the story: Anybody care to dispute this? Rep. Barney Frank: Is There an Antidote to the Republican Amnesia?
  16. M

    Emanuel Was Director Of Freddie Mac During Scandal

    Emanuel Was Director Of Freddie Mac During Scandal Well ain't this quaint. Obama's new chief of staff is a criminal after all, he helped orchestrate the crisis that were in, you gotta hand it to Obama, he will leave you some change.
  17. D

    Buffett Says Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac `Game Is Over

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two largest mortgage finance companies, “don’t have any net worth,†billionaire investor Warren Buffett said. “The game is over†as independent companies said Buffett, the 77-year-old chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., in an interview on CNBC today...
  18. B

    Freddie Mac Posts $2 Billion Loss - nation, world, technology and Washington area news and headlines tick....tick....tick....