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George Clooney - New Spin Doctor for Goldman Sachs?
Is the American public about to be subjected to some counter-spin for the criminals on Wall Street, and the bankers somehow glorified by Hollywood?
By: Bud Meyers
The financial industry spent billions of dollars "lobbying" congress for lax SEC regulations and laws favorable to them; might they also produce a Hollywood movie to entertain middle America, putting these banking criminal in a more positive light?
From Goldman Sachs > Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act > SEC > derivatives > housing bubble > stock market crash > redistribution of wealth > government complicity > cover-up > congressional hearings > news reports > bad publicity > to a major Hollywood movie.
Will Goldman Sachs, with its far reaching tentacles into major corporations (including the movie industry) finance the film?
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