This comes out, now that they know that Lord Burqa has picked someone else for SecTreas. And of course after the election.
Rubin, another "smartest guy in the room" turns out, like the rest of the Goldman lackies, to be the dumbest guy in the room. I found this to be telling:
Asked then whether he had made any mistakes during his tenure at Citigroup, he offered a tentative response... Ive thought a lot about that, he said. I honestly dont know. In hindsight, there are a lot of things wed do differently. But in the context of the facts as I knew them and my role, Im inclined to think probably not.
What arrogance. Not only does he not think he did anything wrong, but he doesn't even think he made any mistakes.