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Let us all bow our heads and give thanks to the Federal Reserve and mostly Democratic Congresses for making this chicken feed available through money printing and appropriations. God Bless them.Amen.Surely that chicken feed pales in comparison ...According to the GAO audit, $16.1 trillion in secret loans were made by the Federal Reserve between December 1, 2007 and July 21, 2010. The following list of firms and the amount of money that they received was taken directly from page 131 of the GAO audit report....Citigroup - $2.513 trillionMorgan Stanley - $2.041 trillionMerrill Lynch - $1.949 trillionBank of America - $1.344 trillionBarclays PLC - $868 billionBear Sterns - $853 billionGoldman Sachs - $814 billionRoyal Bank of Scotland - $541 billionJP Morgan Chase - $391 billionDeutsche Bank - $354 billionUBS - $287 billionCredit Suisse - $262 billionLehman Brothers - $183 billionBank of Scotland - $181 billionBNP Paribas - $175 billionWells Fargo - $159 billionDexia - $159 billionWachovia - $142 billionDresdner Bank - $135 billionSociete Generale - $124 billion"All Other Borrowers" - $2.639 trillionThis report was made available to all the members of Congress, but most of them have been totally silent about it.http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/arch ... fail-banksorlin sellers
Hey Mike -Was wondering if you got a chance to see the link I put up to "War is a Racket" over at TTAG - Lt. Col Butler was absolutely correct about war back then and his words are just as applicable today.
I did see that and I liked it.