I hope you are enjoying the many features offered on the website. I added two new features on the sidebar: A Countdown to an Event and a link to SeniorLiving Partnership. Perhaps you are a senior or have a senior that you love who might be interested in the more than helpful information provided. [That feature needs to be tweaked but works!] —GoodOleWoody 02-09-12 5:39PM
The deal settles potential state charges alleging improper foreclosures based on “robosigning,” seizures made without proper paperwork.
Most of the relief will go to those who owe far more than their homes are worth, which is known as being underwater on the loans. That relief will come over the course of the next three years, with the banks having incentives to provide most of the relief in the next 12 months.
Mr. President, you gave the big banks a slap on the wrist. THEY WILL DO SOME VERSION OF THIS CRIME AGAIN! The American people want a “perp walk” and will not be comforted until we see rich people can’t get way with anything!
- Outline of the $25 Billion Mortgage Settlement (business.time.com)
- Banks, States to Announce $25 Billion Settlement in Foreclosure Abuse Probe (business.time.com)
- Stalled $26 billion civil mortgage settlement now finalized (agbeat.com)
- Foreclosure abuse deal reached in U.S. (cbc.ca)
- United Banks of America (slog.thestranger.com)
- States, banks reach foreclosure-abuse settlement (newsok.com)
- Banks sign $26B mortgage deal (politico.com)
Manvendra Singh Gohil of Rajpipla, India, always knew he was different. As a young teen, Mavendra found the reason for that difference: he realized he was gay. Unfortunately, this revelation posed several problems for the young man. For one thing, homosexuality was a criminal offense in India at the time. For another, Mavendra is in line to become the country’s 29th Maharaja. He is the world’s first openly gay royal.
- Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil Of India: “I Had No Clue” When I Came Out (queerty.com)
- Dallas Mavericks’ Mark Cuban: Openly Gay NBA Player Will Happen Soon (pinkbananaworld.com)
- Openly gay Salt Lake City lawmaker begins session (mysanantonio.com)
- EXCLUSIVE! Sneak Peek Of TLC’s Undercover Princes! (perezhilton.com)
- JCPenney: NOT Firing Ellen for Being Openly Gay… (villagebuzz.com)
- Brian Burke on supporting first openly gay hockey player (prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com)
- Miss California USA 2012 Sees First Openly Gay Contestants (inquisitr.com)
RICK SANTORUM PONTIFICATING (Get it?”) on Rights vs Privileges
Rick Santorum, do you seek the Presidency so that you use the power to decide for us right from wrong? Yes? So, you want to be our first dictator, huh?
Hey!!! Who’s gay here?
Gingrich Says Gay Rights Questions Are Anti-Christian Bigotry
- Video: See Rick Santorum explain why he believes gay marriage is a privilege and not a right (pinkbananaworld.com)
- Mitt Romney attacks Rick Santorum on earmarks? Lame. (dailykos.com)
- Donald Trump is confused about Rick Santorum (dailykos.com)
- Santorum To Gay Man: You Don’t Deserve ‘Privilege’ Of Marriage Because Gay Unions Don’t ‘Benefit Society’ (thinkprogress.org)
- How Does Rick Santorum Feel About Hispanic Issues? (louisadheen.wordpress.com)
- Rick Santorum’s breakthrough victories: Mitt Romney has only himself to blame (oyiabrown.wordpress.com)
- Rick Santorum’s Three Primary Wins Last Night: Hilarious or Terrifying? [Rick Santorum] (jezebel.com)
The state House of Representatives, after two hours of intense debate, voted 55-43 on Wednesday to make Washington the seventh state to legalize same-sex marriage.
The legislation passed the State Senate last week, and goes to Gov. Chris Gregoire who has promised to sign it into law. …
But opponents have vowed to collect 120,577 valid voter signatures required to force a referendum in this November’s general election. Read the original article at
- Washington state calls for legalization of gay marriage (ctv.ca)
- Washington state calls for legalization of gay marriage – CTV.ca (m.ctv.ca)
- Washington Secretary of State posts Q&A on possible gay marriage referendum (thenewstribune.com)
- Washington state lawmakers pass gay marriage bill (mercurynews.com)
- Washington state poised to approve gay marriage (seattletimes.nwsource.com)