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It Can Happen Again—The Big Short Movie

“You know how when you walk into a post office you realize there is such a difference between a government employee and other people,” said Vinny. “The ratings agency people were all like government employees.” The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine (movie tie-in) (Movie Tie-in Editions) (p. 156). W. W. Norton & Company. Kindle Edition. I wanted to blame the government. Like millions of American conservatives, I had developed a powerful narrative of the way the world works. Read more →