Life Is Good isn’t really anything more than a memorable little slogan – and a dishonest one at that, sold at shops that aren’t shoppes, in places that aren’t neighborhoods, with guidelines that are anything but genuine.
What was it that Hillary Clinton told Wall Street executives that was worth so much money to them? As long as Hillary Clinton is silent on the matter, that refusal to talk to voters, when talk came so richly for America’s financial elites, is the story that matters.
The mindset of the politicians who voted for H.R. 3340 yesterday was revealed in comments by the bill’s author, Texas Republican Jeb Hensarling, who said that “Americans have come to loathe” the Financial Stability Oversight Council and the Office of Financial Research. Really? Do YOU know anyone with special loathing for these regulatory offices?