The Madoff scandal put the phrase ‘ponzi scheme’ back on the tips of everyone’s tongues, and the concept of stealing/losing/burning gargantuan sums of money in everyone’s mind. Since that time we’ve seen…
Who cares about the fraud, the deceit, the disappearing
millions billions trillions. If anyone was really concerned about that, all they’d have to do is check out the latest bailout plan. Or better yet, take a gander at their annual Social Security statement. I mean the [taxpayer] money given to banks, to keep them from falling face first into some supposed abyss, is being managed prudently as ever – they’re buying $50 million corporate jets with it.
It’s all good. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the show.