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Serena Williams won her fifth Wimbledon title. If she wasn’t before, now she is in the discussion of the greatest women tennis players of all-time. Scotland Yard has arrested a seventh individual in connection with a credible terrorist threat. Ahead of the Olympics you know that there is going to be a tightening of security. What’s going on with JP Morgan Chase? Maybe they aren’t the smartest guys in the room. Looks like regulators are looking into a number of problems. Legalizing drugs does not increase drug use. This is a no brainer. Hell, there are folks that are going to smoke marijuana no

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Jamie Dimon, rock star

Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan Chase, got Rock Star treatment on Capital Hill the other day. I really didn’t mind the wet kisses that were handed out. Okay, really, I did mind. It was as if the financial industry, including Mr. Jamie Dimon, didn’t cause the financial collapse of 2007/2008. The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook The crappiness of Jamie Dimon’s answers cannot be understated. When you add stupid, undereducated and misinformed questions you have the soup of absolute nothingness. The hearing was a huge waste of

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Why isn’t Jamie Dimon the fall guy for JP Morgan’s $2 billion loss?

Here’s what I don’t understand – Why is Ina Drew taking the fall for what is basically standard practice at JP Morgan Chase? From Elizabeth Warren: Warren said JP Morgan’s $2 billion loss as a result of risky bets since April this showed Wall Street is still taking risky gambles of the kind that crushed the economy in 2008. “We need to stop the cycle of bankers taking on risky activities, getting bailed out by the taxpayers, then using their army of lobbyists to water down regulations,” Warren said. “We need a tough cop on the beat so that no one

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