Emphasizing one paragraph in particular:
In America the response was led by a well-connected trio: Hank Paulson, George Bush junior’s treasury secretary and a former boss of Goldman Sachs; Tim Geithner, Barack Obama’s treasury secretary and a former boss of the New York Federal Reserve, as well as a veteran of the IMF, the Council on Foreign Relations and Kissinger Associates; and Ben Bernanke, of Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Princeton and the Bush White House, who is now chairman of the Federal Reserve.
Think I'm gonna' puke...really brings to light the false left-right aristocratic paradigm operating under our noses. Crony capitalism has bred something pretty rotten on an international scale.
It'd be FANTASTIC if some brave soul could hold the attending conspirators accountable under the Logan Act. Bravery and chivalry are by and large lost character traits.