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Blame Barclays, Not Capitalism

LeoNeighn Wrote: Jul 11, 2012 11:11 PM
Did you just hear yourself ? A BiGuv looking over you shoulder to insure your moral behavior is bad.Agreed ! But then you claim that allowing a, what ? This, "BELIEF" in a BiGod looking over your shoulder to insure your moral behavior all the time IS the answer ? Look in a thesaurus. The word "Belief" is synonamous with "Assume". You must have heard what happens when you assume something. How about behaving morally to others in return for moral behavior ? How about biting the bullet abd making the habitually immoral among us bite a bullet ? Reality has a certain beauty to it.

Why aren't more people furious about the Libor scandal?

That's a question mostly being asked on the political left these days, and they're right to ask it.

Here are the basics: Barclays is the second-largest bank in Britain and one of the largest in the world. It has admitted to U.S. and British regulators that it manipulated the London interbank offered rate, or Libor, which basically measures how much it costs banks to borrow money from one another for various periods of time. If you ever read the fine print on a home mortgage, credit card agreement or car loan, you've...