How to Obliterate Financial Reform in Five Despicable Steps

Everyone’s Virgil of the financial underworld, Matt Taibbi, guides us through the bowels of the five circles of deregulatory hell:

  1. Strangle it in the womb
  2. Sue, Sue, Sue
  3. If you can’t win, stall
  4. Bully the regulators
  5. Pass a gazillion loopholes