Spectacular subprime fiascos

Some Wall Street titans fiddled while Rome burned -- while others denied there was any sort of catastrophe was afoot.

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Apparently he missed the memo from Bev
"I don't want to be too sophisticated here, but '07 is going to suck, all 12 months of the calendar year." -- Donald Tomnitz, CEO of homebuilder D.R. Horton, on the outlook for real estate in 2007
Last updated December 19 2007: 10:18 AM ET

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