Jude's Threshold

A Tapestry Blog of Astrology, Politics, and Social Concerns

Senator Durbin goes all truthy

We must be having a collective Duh Moment on this one – the US Congress is owned by big bankers.

After all, any American with a busy credit card or three is owned by them, too.

And no one seriously expected the ‘cramdown’ legislation (meant to keep people in their homes by judge’s order) to be crammed down the Congress-owning bankers’ greedy throats, right?

But wait – with all the bailout billions from US taxpayers the big bankers held out their claws for at the public trough, is this how we’ve finally found ourselves ‘owning’ ‘our’ Congress again?

Oh the irony of it all.

Why, it could almost trump the thievery and sleaziness of Washington and Wall Street – as if.

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