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      01-04-2012, 06:54 PM   #74
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Originally Posted by aestheticstorm View Post
Yay Clinton?
Well, the more I read, the more I become convinced that the repeal of the Glass-Steagall act, as well as the introduction of the 1994 National Home Ownership Strategy (or, as I like to call it, "Got a pulse ? Get a Mortgage ! Program"), both of which happened during Bill's watch, played significant roles in planting the seeds for the financial catastrophe that reached full boil in 2008.

The mess Obama inherited was not his fault, but that ball started rolling before Dubya moved to DC also.

Having said all that, I'd still pick Willy over Dubya or Barry, given what I've seen so far. So, yay Clinton, but with a lowercase 'y'.