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The ‘Squidding’ of Goldman, Sachs


Rolling Stone's Matt Taibbi once famously described Goldman, Sachs as "a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity, relentlessy jamming its blood funnel into anything that smells like money." For all Goldman's efforts to shake off the image, Taibbi's description has clung to the investment bank like – well, kind of like a squid. And now it's inspired New York's Occupy Wall Streeters to pioneer a new form of creative protest – "Squidding." How it works is, you dress up like a squid and march on Goldman HQ. Fun! And highly effective at reminding the world that Goldman, Sachs really is "a great vampire squid wrapped around … etc."

Click through to see photos of Occupier-Squids as they take to the streets of New York City on Tuesday, December 13th, 2011.

Taibbi almost sheds tears of pride on hearing about squidding.

In This Article: Goldman Sachs, Matt Taibbi


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