Interesting to read some perspectives on this that aren't driven by intellect-numbing ideology. Or people who "observed": what happened while clearly not understand what happened. I doubt those people are interested in investing the intellectual capital it takes to actually read all of this.

http://www.slate.com/id/2240858

http://useconomy.about.com/od/criticalssues/a/Fannie_Cause.htm

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/9/21/171252/615/339/605787

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2008/11/17/662123/-Study:-Poor-People-Blameless-for-Mortgage-Meltdown


I know that not being able to blame poor black people will confuse and upset our more conservative members, I apologize in advance.