econocrash updates: derivatives, threats & debts

May 14, 2009 Media Monarchy 0

video: federal reserve cannot account for $9 trillion*US foreclosures hit record for 2nd month*economists’ letter says what went wrong*fdic, jpmorgan seek ouster of wamu stakeholder suit*obama releases tax increase playbook*wash gov ok’s tax cut for


carlyle might buy some booz from the cia

March 22, 2008 Media Monarchy 0

from alternet: The Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest private equity funds, may soon acquire the $2 billion government contracting business of consulting giant Booz Allen Hamilton, one of the biggest suppliers of technology


carlyle group buys the magna carta for $21m

December 19, 2007 Media Monarchy 1

this reminds me of monty burns telling a judge that he’ll “take that statue of justice, too.” or, as existentialist cowboy points out in a fantastic article, it’s like “anton lavey buying the gutenberg bible.”