Mini Links 10/30/09 Posted on October 30, 2009 by Yves Smith The Value of the “Too Big to Fail” Big Bank Subsidy Dean Baker and Travis McArthur Congress and TBTF – Bring in the Bomb Squad Josh Rosner (hat tip reader John Bougearel) Antidote du jour: Post navigation ← Bank-Favoring Censorship by Congress Guest Post: Breaking Up The Too Big to Fails Will NOT Harm America’s Ability to Compete with Foreign Banks → Subscribe to Post Comments 2 comments rickstersherpa October 30, 2009 at 8:06 am Yesterday’s battle between Bair and Geithner was interesting as she remains a thorn in his side. Although testifying on the “side of the angels” against the administration’s bill, the Comptroller of the Currency, John Dugan made the following jaw dropping quote which makes you wonder not only whose side, but what planet he has been on the last five years. “The present cooperative relationship has worked well,” Mr. Dugan said,…“ http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/30/business/30regulate.html?_r=1&th&emc=th MyLessThanPrimeBeef October 30, 2009 at 10:47 am Despite the similarites between us the Third Chimp and them, one is not easily fooled. Behind that Noh mask, that’s actually a very famous and very hariy human celebrity with her ‘I was drunk that night’ baby. Comments are closed. Tip Jar Please Donate or Subscribe!