April 28th, 2010 17:14 EST
Video: Sen. Carl Levin Makes Goldman Sachs Hearings Interesting
When I suffer from insomnia I tune in to C-Span, and it works like a charm every time. Nothing will induce sleep more quickly than a bloviating politician.
But the other day C-Span resembled HBO or Showtime, Sen. Carl Levin uttered the phrase "sh**ty deal" eleven times.
"While grilling David Sparks, the former head of Goldman`s mortgage department, Sen. Carl Levin (D., Mich.), quoted, paraphrased and practically freestyle rapped Goldman e-mails that involved the words "sh**ty deal." Read More
There is no better way for a politician to curry favor with voters than to grill a Wall Street tycoon. But Levin`s expletive-fueled lambasting of David Sparks was too transparent, does Levin really think his constituents are so gullible?
The only thing more reprehensible than a Wall Street crook, is a conniving politician with a combover from hell.
Watch the video, it looks like a Saturday Night Live skit.
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