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2007-dec: How did these comedians see it coming, when financial reporters did not?


3 december 2007

Yes, it really is this bad
Another example of humor that is deadly accurate.

I worked on Wall Street for a few years, elbow to elbow with “top” investment bankers.
It was one big casino with the saps in pensions funds and savings and loans (and us) being used to finance the game
and cover the losses.

Amazingly, this was recorded in 2007.

John Bird and John Fortune (the Long Johns) brilliantly, and accurately, describing the mindset of the investment
banking community in this satirical interview.