Despite Calls for Resignation, Media Support Geithner

Networks gloss over Treasury Secretary's shortcomings and defend him in contrast to treatment of Bush's Cabinet.

Liberal Economist Krugman Explains Populist Backlash Will Cause Geithner Plan to Fail

Columnist says restrictions will cause some banks to opt out of TARP program, 'stigmatize' others, and force government intervention.

Like a Mama Bear, Networks Protect Obama from His Down Market

Stock market reports ignore president's influence or defend him against criticism, but gave credit for March 4, Election rallies.

Media Forgets That Wall Street Rip Off Artist is BIG Democrat Donor

Like the Blagojevich scandal, few are reporting Bernard Madoff's Democratic ties.

The Media's Top 10 Worst Economic Myths of 2008

BMI's collection of outrageous economic bias for the entire year: From the salmonella outbreak to the media's call for a new, New Deal.

Michigan Mayor Says No Auto Bailout Will Mean Depression

Virg Bernero says letting Big Three 'fall by the wayside' will 'hurt national security.'

The Death of Ford Motor Company

Government bailout means automaker can't compete with GM-Chrysler and government.

Oil Recession: Analyst Foresees Oil at $40 a Barrel or Lower

Equidex President Phillip Gotthelf tells Bloomberg TV oil prices poised to drop much further.

Bloomberg Analyst: $700 Billion Bailout Could Balloon to $5 Trillion

Marc Faber Ltd. director calls initial cost estimates a 'drop in the bucket,' says real solution is to bring down overleveraging.

Media Mum on Barney Frank's Fannie Mae Love Connection

Democratic House Financial Services Committee Chair promoted GSEs while former 'spouse' was Fannie Mae executive.
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