Wall Street Banker Humor – the joke is on us

By Roosevelt Institute |

too-big-to-fail-license-plate-banker-new-yorkYes, ladies and gentlemen, you are looking at the vanity plate that Morgan Stanley Vice Chairman and TARP beneficiary Rob Kindler made for himself after the financial crash. The oblique reference to his fabulous member is outmatched in bad taste by this banker/wanker’s obvious scoffing at populist outrage by actually driving around Connecticut with this message — essentially a ‘Screw You’ to the American public.

The image comes from Andrew Ross Sorkin’s Too Big to Fail: How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System- and Themselves, and was posted recently on Matt Taibbi’s blog.

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