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    Lloyd Blankfein: Goldman Sachs Employees Take Giant Pay Cuts In Stride

    As many of you well know, a time-honored tradition on Wall Street is complaining about the size of one’s bonus. It’s a ritual that financial services employees look forward to their whole year and occurs not only in bad times but in good. So cherished is the annual bitching o’ bonuses that even if one […]

    / Nov 12, 2013 at 12:27 PM
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    BusinessWeek: If You’re Going To Freebase A Seed, Make It A Chia

    Christine Kenney, a triathlete who works the equity capital markets execution desk at Citigroup (C) in Manhattan, starts every morning at work with a bowl of low-fat yogurt, honey, and a heap of chia seeds. Throughout the day she subsists on chia snack bars. “It’s better for my job because I’m not supposed to be […]

    / May 29, 2012 at 7:15 PM
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    Ken Griffin Invests $10 Million With Guy Who Claims He Can Toilet-Train Children In One Day

    As you may have heard, Ken Griffin and his wife are funding a preschool in Chicago called the Griffin Early Childhood Center, as part of “one of the largest field experiments ever conducted in economics.” The Griffin Experiment is being run by a University of Chicago professor named John List, whose goal is to determine […]

    / Feb 23, 2011 at 11:31 AM
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    Has Lloyd Blankfein Stopped Reading The Papers?

    One Jabroni Pony, perhaps maybe bristling at the fact that Lloyd has chosen not to take his career advice, say yes. Is it true? The JP believes it is so, down in his gut. Do the rumblings have anything to do with some bad pork product last night? Unclear. Anyway, bigger question: if the nitrates […]

    / Nov 23, 2009 at 4:59 PM

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