Was the financial crisis of September 2008 deliberately caused or partially abetted by foreign interests or perhaps even terrorists? That’s the gist of this Tatler item, based on this Pentagon-sponsored report. I’m skeptical, but I’m not a Soros-like financial wizard. Seems to me that if the Chinese wanted to create economic mayhem in America, there’s no need to engage in esoteric derivatives trading. All they need do is call in their bonds.