Originally Posted by Mozza
Bull shit. The banks only form and function is to lend money, thats how they make profit, and they fucked up because they lost interest in how it was spent. They just wanted to lend more and more so it could be securitised and flogged off, the financial crises is their fault and theirs alone.
Bullshit. They played a big role in it for sure, but so did Joe Public who borrowed beyond his means, the problem is he's not too keen on personal responsibility and the media love to pick on the big bad bankers so the public concentrate on blaming them entirely.