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  1. paul ryan
    Paul Ryan Is Not an Insider TraderNor a very good stock trader in general.
  2. white-collar crimes of passion
    Wachovia Executive Embezzled Millions for Love of Tropical FloraWachovia executive Scott Welch was driven to crime by a love of landscaping.
  3. white men with money
    Which Wall Street Bigwigs Have ‘Social Issues’ With One Another?Wall Street’s top guys are basically a bunch of mean girls.
  4. the greatest depression
    Wells Fargo: Taking Advice From Joan Rivers?“It was that man! That man from the news!”
  5. the greatest depression
    Wachovia CEO Bob Steel Relinquishes BonusThe Wachovia CEO becomes the latest to join the ‘Look How Selfless I Am’ club.
  6. the greatest depression
    Tim Geithner Has It in for Sheila BairHe doesn’t think the FDIC chairman is a ‘team player,’ according to reports.
  7. white men with money
    Wells Fargo and Citigroup Fight Over Wachovia, the Aging Stripper With a Heart of GoldCitigroup and Wells Fargo’s fight for Wachovia reminds us of a classic Hollywood love story — with a weird and brutal twist.
  8. Wachovia Ditches Citigroup for Wells FargoWill this be thing thing that makes Citi CEO Vikram Pandit stop smiling?
  9. scenes from a meltdown
    Citigroup to Buy Wachovia’s Banking OperationsThough the FDIC is quick to assure customers that Wachovia has not ‘failed,’ the government spent the weekend helping Citigroup finance a deal.
  10. company town
    President Bush Sums Up the Financial Crisis the Best Way He Knows How“Wall Street got drunk,” the president said, “and now it’s got a hangover.” Also, Donald Trump Jr. invests in India, ‘Esquire’ editors decide to flash people, and more, in our daily roundup of finance, real-estate, media, and law news.
  11. company town
    Crane Collapse Causes Building DelaysAlso, the real Mr. Big thought watching the ‘Sex and the City’ movie was “eerie,” and Wachovia chief G. Kennedy Thompson is out the door. And more, in our daily industry roundup.
  12. company town
    Gawker Media Spins Off Wonkette, Gridskipper, and IdolatorSting buys a new place, the West Side is in jeopardy, and Wachovia raises $7 billion in our daily news roundup.