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Geithner out before the end of January

Geithner out before the end of January

Submitted by Tyler Durden
01/03/2013 12:43 -0500

We are sad to bring you the tragic news that Tim "TuboTax" Geithner, who has long made clear his plans to leave some time in early 2012, will be out before March, and in fact before the end of January as it turns out. From Bloomberg:

GEITHNER SAID TO PLAN DEPARTURE BEFORE DEBT CEILING RECKONING
We are also confident readers will somehow be able to overcome the unprecedented sadness at this particular rat's departure from the Titanic, metaphorically speaking of course.

And while Timmy's replacement (assuming it is of the Homo Sapiens genus and species) is still unknown, we know what some of the prospects think about serving the public:

American Express Kenneth Chenault had been approached for job, has indicated he isn’t interested

Administration officials had approached American Express Co. Chief Executive Officer Kenneth Chenault about joining Obama’s second-term cabinet, possibly as Treasury secretary. Chenault isn’t interested in leaving his private sector job, according to a spokesman.

Read more: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-01-03/geithner-out-march

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Is he 'out' or is he 'golden

Is he 'out' or is he 'golden parachute' out?

Southern Agrarian

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word on the street

Says he's the next Fed Chief...

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance. - Alan Watts

"During the early 1980s,

"During the early 1980s, Geithner's father Peter oversaw the Ford Foundation's microfinance programs in Indonesia being developed by Ann Dunham Soetoro, President Barack Obama's mother, and they met in person at least once." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timothy_Geithner

What are the odds that one of their kids becomes Pres and the other the Head of the Fed. Sorry to be "that guy," I just had to throw it out there.