posted on Oct, 26 2008 @ 10:07 PM
I don't think it is about giving McCain a free pass as much as it is about what sparked the controversy: a bank failure.
Sure it was a savings and loan failure, but many lost their life savings because of it. Sounds like something that may happen soon if it isn't
Bringing that up now would likely start to instill panic in people. Which of course the powers that be don't want (yet). So when the Keating Five
story starts to bubble up, they squash it.
The current crisis is not a surprise but could be seen coming several years out. Although I must admit that the events of late September were a
little sudden and just stank of being like a switch being turned on don't you think?