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Taibbi: Why Wall Street Should Stop Whining

Today's "must read" is an epic Matt Taibbi published...

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Today's "must read" is an epic Matt Taibbi published yesterday. Here's a glimpse:

When I read things like this Iā€™m simultaneously amazed by two things. The first is the unbelievable tone-deafness of people who would complain out loud, during a time when millions of people around the country are literally losing their homes, that their bonuses ā€“ not their total compensation, mind you, but just their cash bonuses, paid in addition to their salaries and their stock packages ā€“ are barely enough to cover the mortgage payments for their new condos, the taxis they take when walking is too burdensome, and their girlfriends with expensive tastes.

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