"You know, I put zero down on my LAST home too."
-- Scott Nordgren of Fort Mill
"I worked for NBC, but one day I asked Obama a tough question, and here I am."
-- Harley Gamble, Monroe
"We WERE the fourth largest bank, but we still are in the top 20."
-- Michael Sandy, Norwood
"Sorry, we no longer offer sub-prime mortgages."
-- Steve Copulsky, Charlotte
"So...what kind of SUV do you drive?"
-- Bob Schwartz, Fort Mill
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"We have too many safeguards to ever have another depression."
"You see, this is just a mental recession."
"This all started when the city said 'Miss Eva-- tear down that wall!'"
"So this is the latest development in uptown Charlotte!"
"Wall street and Tryon street have a lot in common these days."
"Let's just say Wachovia did not allow me to pick a pension."
"You may think we are in a recession, but your nice refrigerator box says otherwise."
"After we huffed and puffed and blew your house down, it came back to bite us."
"Buying that mortgage company seemed like a deal at the time."
"To solve homelessness, you really need to think outside the box."
"See, Republicans and Democrats aren't that different after all."
"True, but my car has a full tank!"
"I'm actually the manager of this branch office."
“I am the guy who approved your sub-prime mortgage.”
"I can only afford to drive home on the weekends."
"This is my summer home, during the winter I stay in my car. "
"Times are tough. I'm gonna have to raise your rent."
"I sold the mortgage to this place when I worked for the bank."
"I never dreamed that I would be living the box that my 60" flat screen came in."
"I think I'm beginning to understand the big flap over the mortgage crisis!"
"I tried living in a housing bubble but the wind kept popping it!"
"Something I ate disagreed with me... a California mortgage bank!"
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