Write-Offs: 11.21.08


$$$ Reuters: "Obama Likely to Consider Summers to Succeed Bernanke As Fed Chair in 2010." And according to The Caucus: "Mr. Summers is likely to be named as an economics adviser as well, two sources familiar with the Obama transition said, with the expectation that eventually he will be named to the Federal Reserve Board, perhaps as successor to Chairman Ben Bernanke."
$$$Air G.M. Grounds 2 Jets in Wake of P.R. Debacle [DB]
$$$ America's Neediest: Bringing' Back the Sunshine to AIG [Cityfile]
$$$Manzke 'Disgusted' by Hedge Funds, Seeks Investor-Rights Group [Bloomberg]
$$$ Congratulations to Tim Geithner for receiving the coveted Maria Bartiromo hottie stamp of approval. The $honey noted earlier that the new Treasury Secretary is "devilishly handsome," and really, not at all sarcastically because I agree with her, that's all that matters. Everything else will fall into place.**
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**CNBC's Jeff Macke and fellow Dartmouth grad adds: "He is a sexy beast."


Write-Offs: 3.24.16

Economists millennial-on-millennial warfare; Marissa Mayer’s enemies are plotting against her; 766 pounds of pot found hidden in broccoli shipment; and more.

Write-Offs: 4.30.15

Ben Bernanke rips WSJ editorial board; Criminal probe opened into Lumber Liquidators; Berkshire post-Buffett; "Robert Downey Jr. Calls Interviewer a 'Syphilitic Parasite' and 'Clown'"; and more.