"Trust is falling to all-time lows as to many government and private institutions. Why? Because institutional corruption is so rampant that it is becoming obvious to everyone from Joe Sixpack to amateur and sophisticated professional investors. While liberals tend to distrust big corporations and conservatives tend to distrust the federal government, we all agree that the malignant, symbiotic relationship between the two is the root problem. Indeed, when government and corporatism merge, it is hard for anyone to trust what is going on.
When government officials are as corrupt as the criminal enterprises they are suppose to regulate, even the mainstream media can't ignore it any longer.
And the people lose all trust in the system.
No matter how hard the boys work to cover up their ongoing misdeeds, the fraud bubble may finally be popping ..."