Lloyd Blankfein Says He Never Got Request To Take Less Than 100 Cents On Dollar For AIG CDO Exposure

So... Timmy... Who's lying here?

More Blankfein soundbites. Note the bolded ones:

10:19 01/13 BLANKFEIN:THINK HAVE 'VERY, VERY TOUGH REGULATOR' IN FED RESVE
10:19 01/13 BLANKFEIN:SHOULD HAVE BEEN MORE SEC REGUL UNDER PRE-BHC REGIME
10:18 01/13 BLANKFEIN: FED REGULATION VERY 'APPARENT';DOZENS STAY ON SITE
10:15 01/13 BLANKFEIN: REAL ISSUE IS WHETHER ASSETS MARKED APPROPRIATELY
10:15 01/13 BLANKFEIN:AS MKT TO MKT FIRM,GS ASSETS APPROPRIATELY MARKED
10:12 01/13 BLANKFEIN:RE AIG,NEVER GOT REQUEST TO TAKE LESS THAN 100C/DLR
10:04 01/13 BLANKFEIN:GS WOULD HAVE HANDLED RISK DIFFERENTLY IN RETROSPECT
10:03 01/13 BLANKFEIN:AFTER 10 'BENIGN' YEARS, LEVERAGE ESCALATED
10:02 01/13 BLANKFEIN: SHOULD APPRECIATE TARP'S DIMINUTION OF OVERALL RISK
10:01 01/13 BLANKFEIN:GS DIDN'T INITIALLY DEPEND ON TARP BUT'WORLD UNSAFE'
09:57 01/13 BLANKFEIN: OF COURSE, ALWAYS THINK COULD HAVE DONE BETTER
09:57 01/13 BLANKFEIN:STILL NO REASON TO THINK GS DUE DILIGENCE NOT ROBUST
09:55 01/13 BLANKFEIN: GS ROLE OF MKT MAKER CREATES LIQUIDITY
09:55 01/13 BLANKFEIN: GS PROVIDES EXPOSURE TO RISKY INSTRUMENTS
09:55 01/13 BLANKFEIN: CONCEPT OF MKT MAKING, RISK MANAGEMENT, CORE ISSUE
09:54 01/13 BLANKFEIN: GS DOES RISK MNGMENT;'POCKETS'OF GS HELD VARIOUS OP
09:52 01/13 BLANKFEIN: WERE NOT A BROKER, BUT A PRINCIPAL IN SUBPRIME
09:51 01/13 BLANKFEIN: CUSTOMERS WERE SEEKING EXPOSURE THEY WANTED TO HAVE
09:51 01/13 BLANKFEIN: IN MKT MAKING, NOT A FIDUCIARY, NOT AN AGENT
09:50 01/13 BLANKFEIN:'REGRET' CONSEQUENCE OF MKT MAKING,THAT WERE LOSSES
09:48 01/13 BLANKFEIN: ENGAGED IN 'TYPICAL BEHAVIORS'; WERE ILL ADVISED
09:47 01/13 BLANKFEIN: HELD TOO HIGHLY LEVERAGED POSITIONS FOR TOO LONG
09:47 01/13 GS'S BLANKFEIN: GOT 'CAUGHT UP' IN CONTRIBUTING TO MKT 'FROTH'
08:52 01/13 GOLDMAN'S BLANKFEIN: NEED MORE FOCUS ON CONS PROTEC IN REG SYS
08:51 01/13 GOLDMAN'S BLANKFEIN:SUPPORTS CLEARING HSE IDEA FOR OTC DERIVS
08:50 01/13 GOLDMAN'S BLANKFEIN: GOV '08 ACTIONS HELPED STABILIZE FIN SYS