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Michael Crimmins: What the Press Refuses to See in JP Morgan and MF Global Scandals « naked capitalism

Two former finance and political influence gods (Jon Corzine and Jamie Dimon) have tumbled back to earth. Yet, troublingly, the mythology that’s cowed the political establishment and the financial press for so long remains very much intact. Almost without exception, mainstream commentators are still desperately trying to frame the train wrecks at MF Global and…

Dimon, Corzine, and Other Banksters Will Face (a) Hard Time in 2012 Says American Banker

  Francine McKenna, writing for the American Banker, thinks that some big time gangbanksters may finally be called to account soon. I think the Obama administration will pull Jamie Dimon down along with Jon Corzine. They’ll do this to regain momentum with working-class voters—the 99%. Winning the November election, less than a year away, will…

Mr. Parasite Goes To Washington

We all know the story. An energetic, successful person from industry sets off to use his skills as a reform minded public servant. Voters’ imaginations are captured by the opportunity to have someone of proven ability transform government, forge better policy and make it more effective at spending our resources. Now we know the sadistically…