Libya's Bankers Exposed: Goldman, JP Morgan And Citi

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AN0NYM0US's picture

GS, say it isn't so

JPM, it cannot be

Blackstone, I say NO, they are righteous bankers. To wit: "better that ten guilty persons escape than that one innocent suffer"

Carlyle, WTF; is this some sort of a smear campaign?

 

all the above, notwithstanding the huffpuke citation

Careless Whisper's picture

frozen accounts can't be withdrawn. so the billions just sit there to the benefit of the banks. so don't you think it was the banks that ordered the freeze and their puppets just carried out the order.

Michael's picture

How much money is the stock in the frozen Egyptian stock market worth?

I think they used to call it dead money.

Better yet, what happens when Egypt and Libya withdraw their money from western banks to spend in their own countries, pay for rebuilding and buy food for their food banks?

iDealMeat's picture

More like the ME has learned Western banks can't freeze or confiscate their wealth if they keep the Oil in the ground and raise the price..

Western greed has truly fucked us all..  The age of Oil is over.

 

 

Widowmaker's picture

Bankers and politicians sucking greed-dick while trying to rationalize being whores because of the "free market" all the while throwing other people's children to the dogs of war to take the bullets.

Do not forget about the biggest bailout of them all -

ZERO PROSECUTION!

Widowmaker's picture

Best line I read from another post:

Bankers are government sponsored terrorists.

That is a fact.

Fish Gone Bad's picture

With Libya now being a "non-state", this is almost like declaring that it is open season for homesteading in Libya.  There has never been a better time to grab an entire country than now.  I am just wondering, there must be some similarity to the United States and pre-World War II Germany.  Perhaps the US will be able to pull off what Germany failed to do... total worldwide domination.

Cash_is_Trash's picture

so the billions just sit there to the benefit of the banks.

And Citi remains bankrupt...

The whole country is bankrupt.

Money Junkiezz

AnAnonymous's picture

frozen accounts can't be withdrawn. so the billions just sit there to the benefit of the banks. so don't you think it was the banks that ordered the freeze and their puppets just carried out the order.

 

Much cogenter than the current rationale that introduces this money as the Libyan dictator's holdings, therefore justifying the freeze and not as national assets which can be tapped into by the national government to meet its needs.

bigelkhorn's picture

Unfortunatly you are spot on. This middle east crisis will get worse too!

 

I subscribe to the guy from australia http://www.forecastfortomorrow.com  

They are very accurate with their past calls, and they say its gunna get bad over there. And shoot up crude to silly levels.  

They have a big launch for an ebook they are releasing

next week called "THE U.S. SECRET HIDDEN TREASURE MAP!"

Looks VERY intresting. Their prelaunch page is over at :-

http://www.forecastfortomorrow.com/news/products

nathandegraaf's picture

If this is to be fixed it will only be through passing on our lives of dissent to our children.  The banks have been running all of this for centuries by controlling education, job placement and political leaders.  In a long con that spans generations, you need new surnames to retain control. 

Revolutionaries last one, maybe two generations at most. 

Game, the fuck, over.

Buy silver and gold and watch as they take them back from you and yours. 

Michael's picture

The rise of Islamic banking in the East will diminish the power of the cartel significantly. I think this is what they fear the most.

Michael's picture

OT

The last time I remember when steeling gas from peoples cars was back during the Arab oil embargo. Back then they were into siphoning. Cordless drills were not even in existence back then. This method is much more destructive and disturbing.

Thanks for the everything Bernank.

Gas thieves drilling holes into tanks of parked vehicles

"FORT MILL, SC (WBTV) - Police are looking for thieves who are stealing gasoline by drilling holes into gas tanks of parked vehicles.

The York County Sheriff's Office says there have been five incidents reported in the Baxter Village and Bailiwyck areas of Fort Mill.

The thefts are taking place at night. Some of the victims did not realize that someone had drilled into their gas tanks until the vehicle was at a repair shop. 

The incidents have occurred on Camber Woods Drive, Jones Wade Court, Stafford Run Drive, Lower Assembly Drive, and Glenn Allen Way."

"Peter Dressel told police between 4 p.m. on Jan. 21 and 10 a.m. on Jan. 22, someone went underneath his gray 2006 Ford F-150 and drilled a hole in the tank. The estimated damage to his truck was about $1,400. The thief stole a half tank of gas valued between $42-$48."

http://www.wbtv.com/Global/story.asp?S=14163056

slewie the pi-rat's picture

hi, nathan de grif:  you are perceiving things well. and, you are in charge of "only" one person.  as are the fuking banksterZ, too!  each and everyone of them.

i still say i'll take lloyd, jamie, ben, and timmahG as the baddest banksterZ, bar none.  banksterZ these days are fabulously archetypal.  they are center stage and they are puttin on one heluva show!  and, of course, they are fuking things up, totally, for the whole freaking world.  our guys are americans.  we are so gonna clean these other morons 0-U-T that the words "double-cross" will never mean the same, again.  trust me. YouTube - JJ Cale & Leon Russell - I Got The Same Old Blues

peace, nath...de.ggriiff.

two4one inflation FIGHTr: YouTube - Leon Russell & Friends 1971 -Honky Tonk Woman

p.s.  it has just dawned upon my addled brain that my gf, msZ, would probably have her lipstick much closer to my dipstick if we included blythe in the realm of the AmericanSuperheroBanksterZ.  so be it, and she can take a copy of "streetcar named desire" so blanche du bois will be represented in the breach. blythe has a great ass.  trust me.

Misean's picture

I can hardly believe it!

Atomizer's picture

If your not following the money changers political agenda, a few bank account key strokes and 24/7 news coverage can destroy any leader. The comedy behind this approach, social networking is utilising the same ploy against the propaganda architects.

nathandegraaf's picture

The comedy behind that approach: social media is selectively choosing and building up propoganda architects. 

Oh regional Indian's picture

+1 billion twits
The brazen use of social media for social engineering has been an absolute masterstroke. The google man in egypt was unbelievable. I laughed so hard at how adoringly he was received.

And so, as disclosures like this roll on by, no one really cares anymore. Same 5-6 banks, ripping the guts of the world while profiting and no one cares.
They will when some twit they follow twitters about it.
ORI

http://aadivaahan.wordpress.com/2011/03/01/on-outsourcing-and-its-ills/

taxpayer102's picture

Using social and digital media to instigate protests in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya, etc. coincides with the Broadcast Board of Governors (www.bbg.org) "template" disclosed in their 'Staying Ahead of the Digital Curve; US Global Engagement in the New Media Era' article.  BBG distributes programming in 59 languages via radio, TV, the Internet and "other media" and oversees all U.S. civilian international broadcasting, including the Voice of America (VOA), Radio Free Eurpoe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), Radio Free Asia (RFA), Radio and TV Marti and the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (MBN) Radio Sawa and Alhurra Television.

 

koaj's picture

keep buying silver. crash these fuckers

Jaw Knee Cash's picture

Better yet, convert all paper promises to real money. Ammo, silver, gold, platinum, palladium, not necessarily in that order.

freedmon's picture

Isn't ammo a promise, in a way?

nathandegraaf's picture

better yet, get the people to stop paying. 

pods's picture

I second that notion.  Serfs stop buying anything on credit (done), ponzi forces Fed.gov to increase credit till end game collapse.

The only way to win is to drain the squid et all of their lifeblood, credit.

No credit, no squid.

pods

Burnbright's picture

Hi five to someone who knows what is up.

Overflow-admin's picture

Better add stockpile (not necessarly in that order):
* canned goods
* pasta / rice
* wine (fine wine is always a good asset)
* beer
* deep-forzen goods if you have an alternative power source

P.S. Add water if there isn't any drinkable water source nearby.
P.P.S. If you have enough and still have fiat paper, then silver gold etc.

buzzsaw99's picture

"My people love me. They would die for me. They will die to to protect me... my people," The Squid told ABC News.

Freddie's picture

""My people love me. They would die for me. They will die to to protect me... my people," The Squid told ABC News."

The Squid?   Oh - you are talking about Charlie Sheen.

papaswamp's picture

Probably one of the least shocking news...

Jaw Knee Cash's picture

Gasp! Shocking! (do I even need a sarc tag here?)

disabledvet's picture

ROUND UP THE USUAL SUSPECTS!  I can't believe there's gambling, GAMBLING go on in here!  North Africa no less!!!!  SEND IN THE LATRINES!  MOVE IT, MOVE IT!

falak pema's picture

Back in the Roman days, when Septimus Severus, local son of Leptis Magna, Libyan Colony of Rome, became Emperor, as new Caesar he ordered that all latrines in his beloved home town, not for from actual Tripoli, be made of best Marble, with a super duper plumbing and evacuation system. All the Leptis Magna nobles used to meet on their marble shit seats every morning, sipping their nectar/orange juice, eating their fried eggs on toast, reading the local ZH slate sheet planning their daily buy-sell schedules. It was the thing to do in glorious Leptis Magna. It was the place to be under blessed son, New Rome away from old Roman home.

Our new African born Caesar today probably remembers those good old roman days as he sips his coffee every morning with the same TBTF bankstas who service the current royalty of NEW Leptis Magna, on their Libyan toilet seats. What's changed?

Time to flush the royal family to oblivion. Down their marble hatches. Pronto! And cut the golden nuts of these TBTF bankstas at home, in dirty Wall of shame Street homes. Where they probably dream of benefitting from the ill gotten riches of now falling libyan emperor and family, stashed in their safe tax haven numbered accounts.

Harmonious_Dissonance's picture

^^ This is my suprised face

Misean's picture

This, is, of course, gonna be the top news item going into tomorrow, replacing the ever important Charlie Sheen and Oscar news...

Long-John-Silver's picture

I'm depressed that I must share the air with the likes of Charlie Sheen.

Misean's picture

I'm depressed I have to share the universe with people who care about what Charlies Sheen says and does...

Fearless Rick's picture

I suggest everybody walk a mile in Charlie Sheen's shoes and just leave him alone. Hell, he's rich and likes to party with hookers. Seems sensible enough to me.

Misean's picture

I wasn't bagging on Charlie Sheen...

Fish Gone Bad's picture

Ah, to have an empty life that can be filled up with booze, drugs, and hookers.

Long-John-Silver's picture

Why am I not surprised?

Careless Whisper's picture

make a deposit with goldie or jp morgue and poof it's gone. stupid libyians. they trusted wall street. not much different than southpark bank & trust;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RAKsMnAM8vk

 

kato's picture

Goldman has ties to and works with every government. No big deal there. Goldman has done nothing wrong.

A supposed upstanding director turns out to be a scumbag. That is not a direct indictment of Goldman; it is horrible and horrible publicity, but not the fault of the company.

I would love to see Carlyle lose everything. Unfortunately, if they do, the will go to the US Government and demand that their losses be made whole. And they might be.

penisouraus erecti's picture

Shocking. ....... well, not really.

DRT RD's picture

I hear Egypt wants to USD to trade oil. Great, Google mandated revolution is drying up like my curing pork belly. I wonder if Egypt will smell like my smoked pork belly?