Is it all so absurd that we need Matt Damon to say the obvious? Why have we come to this?
Two of the most prestigious firms on Wall Street have just taken fatal beatings — much of this with the help of Senator Phil Gramm’s deregulation of the banking industry, with John McCain’s full support. Yet, no one is paying attention to the obvious. Yes, you can read what the Washington Post or the New York Times says about it, but serious journalism is now considered somehow untrustworthy.
Thanks to my friend, Nadia, for sending me the video.