Photos That Make the Rude Pundit Want to Down a Handful of Lunesta with a Twelve-Pack of Goose Island Ale:

That's a group of people at a foreclosure auction outside Chicago this weekend.

"With more than 2,500 bidders, over 400 foreclosed homes sold for a total of nearly $21 million...[Up for bidding was] a 3-bedroom Franklin Park home, once valued at nearly $600,000. The bidding on that one started at $29,000." Foreclosure auction houses are doing stellar business.

Sure, let's talk some more about bonuses because it's helping us all so very much.