I used to have a community on rollerfeet.tumblr, then Tumblr stopped answering support emails. /kvetch


…not about being pro- or anti-market. This is about what kind of market you want: transparent or opaque…

As the article mentions, it is disheartening that Inside Job wins the Oscar for Best Documentary just as politicians are prepping to give cover to the same people that nearly bankrupted this country. I don’t care how much regulation is in place, but all of these things should be transparent to the nth degree. It seems clear who is willing to be transparent and who has something to hide.

Read more of Disinformation About The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau at The Baseline Scenario.

p.s. I’m not the only person who saw the conflict of giving an award to Inside Job at an event financed by Chase, where many of the executives in the crowd were involved in the process that caused the financial crisis.