Mistakenly Released Documents Reveal Goldman Sachs Screwed IPO Clients

By: Tuesday March 12, 2013 10:20 am

Goldman Sachs is once again being cited for ripping off its clients, this time in the IPO space. Goldman had already paid massive fines for causing the mortgage crisis by selling its own clients toxic assets. Later the firm would take considerable reputational damage when a former Goldman Sachs executive, Greg Smith, wrote an Op-Ed for the New York Times where he claimed Goldman employees routinely took advantage of the firm’s clients and enjoyed mocking them afterwards

Tripp Palin Would Make Perfect Chick-fil-A Spokesperson.

By: Tuesday July 24, 2012 6:14 pm

With his pedigree and language skills, the adorable, yet poorly disciplined tot would be the perfect replacement for the Muppets who have stepped away from their gig as Chick-fil-A spokespmodels in light of the corporate fowl fryer’s ‘tude.

Savers Screwed to Save Rich People

By: Sunday March 18, 2012 10:30 am

Wall Street wants to rip your face off. House Republicans make it easier and safer to cheat you. Stop saving and let your friends on Wall Street help you!

NYC Mayor Bloomberg Gives Goldman Sachs a Hug Over Hurt Fee Fees

By: Friday March 16, 2012 11:37 am

Just to be clear, what the resigning midlevel exec in the GS London office said in his New York Times op-ed was that the culture at Goldman Sachs was such that its clients were being bilked by trading schemes knowingly designed to rip them off, while the GS execs laughed about how gullible their “muppet” clients were for trusting them. That was shocking, but it wasn’t unfair or news.

Dayen’s Roundup from January 31, 2012: Muppet Attack Edition

By: Wednesday February 1, 2012 6:15 am

Dayen’s news roundup starts with with a Muppet take down of Fox News, which was Tuesday’s best news. Mitt Romney, Newt! GOP trashes Dreams, Afghanistan, Yemen, robo-signing, Schneiderman, Sherrod Brown on insider trading, and much more.

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