Mortgage woes aren't all alike

Perspective: Victims should benefit from needs-based sympathy, solutions

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In the rampant finger-pointing that has characterized the country’s current mortgage crisis, homeowners have come in for their share of the blame. Indeed, much of the punditry and backyard-fence gossip has focused on the misguided financial decisions that landed so many people in troubles seemingly of their own devices.