Here's another mortgage underwriter out of work story. It sounds like he tried his best to screen out the 'liar loans' (by his own account, anyway).
Josh's job quest: 10 resumes a day, no takers - Mar. 28, 2008
I thought this comment was rather trite: "If the economy weren't on the rocks, Hager feels he'd be able to land a job more easily".
"To know what you prefer, instead of humbly saying Amen to what the world tells you you ought to prefer, is to have kept your soul alive". Robert Louis Stevenson, An Inland Voyage (1878)