After You read how booze and keys to the Vette was given to Teens in Congress who haven't done their job in years,,,
I ask You to consider the possibility that the War has caused this: Was Financial License "Encouraged" to keep things booming so as to keep people distracted so that the Lawless Carnage might continue in the Middle East?
Even the problem causes a distraction worthy of people's attention. A Trillion dollar problem draws attention away from a multi Trillion dollar war, even if it were ended tomorrow. This has Rummy's fingerprints all over it. Or people just like him.