It's easy to rail at Congress and the Fed and the President and all the bozos past, present and future who don't foresee the bubbles or simply drink too much of them. But what would you do? I'm seriously asking.
"Everybody understands," Geithner said on This Week, "that we cannot have our financial system go back to the practices that brought this economy to the brink of collapse." The problem is, it already has.
We will prove that the best thing you can do for capitalism is to have rules that give investors the confidence to get back into the system, that protect the great majority of decent people from abuses.