January 19, 2012
Public Policy Polling (PPP) just released their 3rd annual TV news trust poll. Surprise, surprise! 73% of Republicans don’t trust anyone but Fox Faux. So how does that make them less informed? Read on.
The University of Maryland completed a study in December 2010 and found that daily Fox News viewers, whether [...]
October 5, 2011
“Banks Successfully Lobbied For Weaker Bailout Repayment Rules So They Could Pay Bonuses”.
When the nation’s biggest banks were bailed out in 2008 via the $700 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program, the money came with a few (very loose) strings, including restrictions on executive compensation and some requirements for the amount of [...]
September 23, 2011
Denny Ray Hardin ran the Private Bank of Denny Ray Hardin and was convicted of 11 counts of creating fictitious obligations and 10 counts of mail fraud. His crime was selling bad “bonded promissory notes” to unsuspecting investors to the tune of $100 million, for which he collected a fee. He could [...]