For instance: This week, we have an institution named "Flushing Financial Corporation," located in "Lake Success, New York" tapping the TARP for $70 million.
Now, I know what you're thinking. You're thinking:
Man, someone has to be making this stuff up. Flushing Financial? Lake Success?
Alas ... 'tis no "making up" going on here.
Here's the pdf: Merry Christmas, Baby (Banking Edition)
And the Treasury's press release: More Salvation Army Efforts (for Banks)