'You yourself voted against the debt ceiling.'
WHY USE GITMO WHEN YOU HAVE DRONES
For anyone who hasn't seen this yet, start watching at 18 seconds. The Droner-in-Chief is heckled by Code Pink protestor Medea Benjamin about shutting down GITMO during his speech at the National Defense University last Thursday.
TAXPAYER RIPOFF FLASHBACK
Harry Smith interviews Paulson starting at 1:55. Relive some history.
The $200 billion bailout of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae is intended to keep the economy from collapse. Harry Smith talks to U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
Braodcast on CBS, Sep. 8 2008.
VACATION FROM THE INTERNET IS OVER
Back to work. Hope everyone is still around and well prepared for an IRS audit, or a secret Eric Holder privacy incursion. Might as well get started with the good news. The FT writes tonight that Larry Summers is the favorite to replace Bernanke and inherit the Fed's $4 trillion balance sheet.
HOLDER PASSES THE BUCK
Attorney General Eric Holder testifies before Congress earlier today.