So says a headline in this Monday’s FT, describing the reaction within Goldman Sachs after digesting the news that the SEC was going to prosecute. I can actually sympathise. After spending countless millions in donations to American political parties and individuals, the countless diners endured, the amount of alcohol consumed, the stress of all the ‘hostesses’ who have ‘entertained’, I can understand the righteous disgust and outrage that surfaced. You can hear it now –
” How dare they do this, don’t they know how much we have paid for this sort of thing not to happen. This is America for god sake. Blatant, naked all consuming greed is a god given right” !!