Brian Henry News Item: “The SEC’s allegations read like a Sopranos episode,” Blumenthal, aDemocrat, said in an April 16 statement, referring to a crime family at the center of aU.S. television series.
U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION REPORTON GOLDMAN SACHS
FADE IN:INT. TONY’S OFFICE IN THE BADA BING – MORNINGTONY sits at his desk, with a smug smile. LLOYD BLANKFEINwalks in and sits down. PAULIE sits at the table eating amessy meatball sandwich.TONYGlad you made time to drop bythe Bing.BLANKFEINAnytime for you, Tony. The boysin the office say we should hedgeour exposure to the ancillary…TONYSave the geek speak for your flunkiesdowntown, Blankfein. Why’m I stillwaiting for those seaport securities?I need that deal over, or yourcousin might have a relapse of thatstomach trouble.PAULIELike a fat man hit by a cannonball.BLANKFEINTony, I respectfully asked you toleave Moishe out of this. Hisreputation in the neurologistcommunity— TONYCan it with the whinin’, willya?Paulie stands up and looms over Blankfein, wielding a bigstick of salami.