Late Night: Booby Prizes

By: Thursday January 24, 2013 8:00 pm

I’ve often wondered what on earth it is that drives people to become Republicans.  Is it personal wealth and privilege?  Sometimes, undoubtedly.  Deep-seated bigotry?  That tends to play a role as well.  Stupidity?  Yes, but that only applies to voters, not the politicians themselves.

The likeliest answer, however, isn’t grounded in such subjective, and ultimately unknowable, value systems. 

 

Countrywide’s CEO Angelo Mozilo Will Not Be Charged

By: Saturday February 19, 2011 11:50 am

In news that will not surprise you in the least — but will put you off your breakfast — Countrywide CEO Angelo Mozilo will not be charged.

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