Magazine May 17, 2010, Issue

Shadow Bailouts

Chris Dodd (Roman Genn)
The Democrats punish Wall Street with promises of endless money

‘This is structured finance!” shouts Enron executive Andy Fastow, waving his arms wildly at a circling herd of hungry velociraptors with glowing red eyes. “This is what it looks like!” That’s from Enron on Broadway, and it’s not half bad, but anybody who knows anything about theater knows that the real action is downtown: Everybody will be watching the case of Securities and Exchange Commission v. Goldman Sachs, now playing at the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, which promises to be a sideshow spectacle that will make Enron’s finance follies on Broadway look like a

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