The Republican minority on the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission asserts that the Commission Report's conclusion that the crisis was "avoidable" is mistaken.
While "pirates," "banksters," "roaches," and "leeches" are all apt words to describe the arrogant Wall Streeters we saw testifying this week, there is a more accurate scientific term -- it is time to call a parasite a parasite.
The Free Market faithful have rewritten a great deal of history. But their most recent claim that Franklin Roosevelt started the Great Depression? That's just ludicrous.