Daily Archives: January 13, 2010

Who are these people?

embiggen 1. Willie Brown (?); 2. Tiger Woods (?); 3. ?; 4. ?; 5. Harpo; 6. Chico; 7. Groucho; 8. Gray Davis; 9. ?; 10. Gumby; 11. Ahnold; 12. Barbara Boxer; 13. Antonio Villaraigosa; 14. ?; 15. DiFi; 16. ?; … Continue reading

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Moral hazard: “…selling a car with faulty brakes, then buying an insurance policy on the buyer of those cars.”

“Phil Angelides, chairman of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission (and former California Treasurer [yay!]), saw a used-car salesman at work after listening to the pugnacious, arm-waving Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs (GS.N) describe his firm’s pre-meltdown practices. “‘I’m just going … Continue reading

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But she can’t marry her partner

Homophobia all in one family: “The lesbian sister of Proposition 8 mastermind Frank Schubert has announced her candidacy for Sacramento County Superior Court judge. “At her campaign Web site, Anne Marie Schubert, a deputy district attorney for Sacramento County, promotes … Continue reading

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