Georgia Couple Pleads With Bank Of America In Music Video

This video is the successful appeal of one Georgia couple, Ken and Meredith Williams to convince Bank of America to finally close on the couple's home loan. The pair launched a no-holds-barred social media campaign against the bank, to convince them to close a loan that had been delayed for more than two months.

Skippy The Bush Kangaroo Supports #OWS

Our good friend Skippy the Bush Kangaroo has generously decided to donate all of his blog's ad revenue to the Occupy Wall Street movement through CrooksandLiars paypal fund...

One-Percent Attitudes Wrapped Up In One Comment

I haven't seen many reactions to the arrogant Baum Halloween party photos that argue for full-throated support of their horrible business practices and their even more horrible attitudes. At least, until I visited Oliver Willis' blog and found

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Gin and Tacos: Astoundingly ill-timed trash talk. Between the Hammer and the Anvil: Cons and conspiraloons. The Economic Populist: Bankruptcy Hell – the sequel to ForeclosureGate. Electablog: Eight more Michigan state Representatives

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Ken in NY (DWT): Be Still My Heart: The Veil of Secrecy Lifts from "The New Newsweek" Pushing Rope: Michelle Rhee, Fibs and Firings Far Left Side: As for the lady.... (h/t Tengrain) David E's Fablog: Mau Mau-ing the sh*t kickers.

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Tiger Beatdown is leading the charge against State Rep Bobby Franklin of Georgia, the guy who thinks every pregnancy miscarriage needs to be investigated as a potential abortion. (h/t Echidne) MN Progressive Project: Those that forget the

David Koch Thinks The Tea Party Is "Best Uprising Since 1776"

Lee Fang of Think Progress was able to surprise David Koch after the swearing-in of his newly-minted House of Representatives last week for this impromptu man-on-the-street interview. The interview is posted in three parts, but Part One captures

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Digby: Drawing the line OurFuture: Understanding the attacks on public employees Mad Kane’s Political Madness: Want Tom in Prison - No Delay alicublog: Won't somebody please think of the wingnuts? Balkinization: Is the Obama

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Vagabond Scholar: Common Ground and Equal Blame. And some useful diagrams Brad DeLong: Bill Clinton: Words Matter Alas, a blog: Arizona orders Tucson to end Mexican-American Studies program TBogg: These are not the violent

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PERRspectives: Top 15 Moments from the Darrell Issa Hall of Shame The Grey Matter: Rep. Weiner - and Olbermann - get it wrong? Scholars and Rogues: I Don't Know, Man: A Tribute to Harvey Pekar Open Left: WaPo temporarily upset at