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Wednesday, August 15, 2007
Jack-of-all-Trades consultant, philosopher, and blowhard extraordinaire, French Secular High Priest to the 5th Republic Jacques Attali blubbers some easy fluff about the current financial market turbulence and states that it is all the fault of US banks and their scandalous lending practices. Guess his investment portfolio took a hit. Either that or he's on the rag.
He has some BNP "funds" to unload.
LibérationPropagandaStaffel bemoans the lack of regulation and the increase of competition among financial markets. It's true that the French know all about regulation and very little about competition.