Saturday, September 27, 2008

Burning Down the House

Our regular Saturday feature of James Burke showing how we got here is, uh, suspended this week, so that we can bring you a more urgent video about, well, how we got here:
Watching Barney Frank and Christopher Dodd are in charge of the committees that are supposed to fix this mess, and instead they're trying to skim off money for their buddies in ACORN, La Raza, and other "community organizations".
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UPDATE: "This video is no longer available due to a copyright claim by Warner Music Group"
UPDATE 2: Found another copy. It'll be up until it gets squashed. Hope they make one without the music.


  1. I understand the next presidential debate will be about domestic issues. If this video is accurate, McCain needs to use it.


  2. Here's a good link for it. (At least as of Sept. 30)

  3. Burning Down the House" is a 1983 song by Talking Heads, from their album Speaking in Tongues. It became their highest-charting hit single in North America, reaching 9 on the US Charts and 8 in Canada in the year of its release.The house used in the "Burning Down the House" video is on May Street in Union, New Jersey. Max Illidge, vocalist of the band 40 Below Summer, is featured as a young boy in the video. This was revealed on an episode of Headbangers Ball.


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