Diary

That'll teach those AIG punks!

Take that! Instead of giving them
$30,000,000,000
we’ll “only” fork over free taxpayer money of
$29,835,000,000.

Oh baby! That’ll leave a mark!

In a letter to congressmen, Timothy Geithner said $165m (£116m) would be taken from $30bn the firm is due to get as part of its government bail-out.