November 12th, 2008
The whole purpose of the bailout, we were told, was to allow the Treasury Department to purchase troubled assets–taking them off the books of banks that are imperiled–for the purpose of selling them at a later date, when prices have gone back up. This was supposed to get the banks to start lending again, so […]
I thought this was funny.
They freed an American engineer, taken captive by Islamist thugs.