With Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch and other finance firms failing, taxpayers may have to pay for bailouts brought about by Wall Street's deregulated "obscene profit taking" and arrogance, writes Natasha Chart. Even Republican operative Karl Rove, known for his bare-knuckled politics, acknowledged that John McCainJohn Sidney McCainTrump's America fights back Mellman: Trump can fix it GOP strategist Steve Schmidt denounces party, will vote for Democrats MORE has said things about Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaObama: Are we a nation that rips families apart? Another chance to seek the return of fiscal sanity to the halls of Congress Colombia’s new leader has a tough road ahead, and Obama holdovers aren't helping MORE that aren't fully true, notes Jonathan Singer.