The government informed the two mortgage-finance companies that it is preparing a plan to seize them and place them in a conservatorship, officials and executives said.
Striker: Oh, c’mon, we all knew this was coming! This will take the national debt past 10 trillion. Aren’t we glad the we citizens will be taxed to pay the bills?
Striker later: Well now it’s done, the idiots have done the worst they could imagine. This begins a faster tumble down the hole where the dark age lies.