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The Short, Sad Life of Greedaholics Anonymous

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   "I want to do that, I really do.   But what can possibly be a higher power than money?"

   "Uh "that's a tough one".   How's about a little help from the group.   Anybody?"

   "Credit default swaps?"

   "Insider information?"

   "Dark pool trading algorithms?"

   (The tape goes silent here for several seconds.)

   "I'm sorry everybody, but there's no getting around it.   Cash is king.   This meeting of Greedaholics Anonymous his hereby adjourned.   Forever."

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The wretched poor despise us, the middle clas... by Allan Goldstein on Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 at 12:18:14 PM
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Bob Diamond, CEO of Barclays Bank. He was dragged... by Allan Goldstein on Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 at 3:45:36 AM
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