Sunday, April 5, 2009
The Return of Angry Obama
In a meeting between the Obama administration and high-level banking CEOs, banking officials said the following regarding offering bonuses to employees:
“These are complicated companies, we’re competing for talent on an international market.”
In response the president said:
“Be careful how you make those statements, gentlemen. The public isn’t buying that. My administration is the only thing between you and the pitchforks.”
I know gangsta probably isn't the appropriate term to use for the president, but damn - that was pretty gangsta.
Read more about the meeting here: http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/20090403/pl_politico/20871