So it's time to admit it: We're fools, protagonists in a kind of gruesome comedy about the marriage of greed and stupidity. And the worst part about it is that we're still in denial — we still think this is some kind of unfortunate accident, not something that was created by the group of psychopaths on Wall Street whom we allowed to gang-rape the American Dream.
26 March 2009
The Big Takeover
Matt Taibbi has a take-no-prisoners article in Rolling Stone on Wall Street insiders and the global economic crisis: