...and...AND...AND!!!??<quoted text>"For example, Robert Hormats is a well connected wine-and-croissants jerk who was formerly Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs and then traipsed all through the U.S. Government ..." Yes, his BOSS was Bush W's Treasury Secretary Henry Paulsen, Goldman Sachs CEO wonderboy goldbrick ,who said that everything was fine one day before Lehman Bros. collapsed--with idiot bosses like that no wonder Bartlett never trusted their judgement again. Reaganomics was an epic fail every time it was tried.
Your point. Make your point.
I just spoke to the fact that we live inside an imperfect world run by imperfect people.
You come back with ....what?
That we live inside an imperfect world run by imperfect people?
Gee. How damned illuminating.