Daily Archives: August 23, 2011

Wall Street Obama to Romney converts: ‘It’s not healthy for rich people to feel maligned’

It’s amazing, but that is an actual line uttered by an actual Wall Streeter, about the switch some rich donors have made from Barack Obama to former Bain Capital head Mitt Romney.

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Prosecutors admit defeat in Spence-Jones case; somebody buy Richard Dunn a drink

Call it a case of prosecutorial mismanagement. Call it fate. Call it just sheer incompetence. Or if you’re Michelle Spence-Jones, call it yet another legal blessing.

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Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein lawyers up

Here we go.

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Newt Gingrich chillin’, fellow conservative elites, not so much

This line from Politico’s daily “morning score” email probably sums up the state of affairs in the GOP:

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