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2009-06-04 18:38:54

Countrywide Financial Corp. co-founder Angelo R. Mozilo and two former top executives were accused of fraud Wednesday by U.S. regulators. The Security and Exchange Commission filed a civil lawsuit in federal court alleging Mozilo, former president David Sambol and former chief financial officer Eric Sieracki failed to warn shareholders of the extent of risk the Calabasis, Calif., company was taking on during the housing boom, the Los Angeles Times reported. Mozilo, who was chief executive...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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