And Justice for Some - Financial Victims Unit

  • Aired:  05/06/14
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Samantha Bee describes the traumatizing inconveniences that Occupy Wall Street caused the financial sector. (2:23)

FOR MORE WE'RE JOINED BY SENIORFVU CORRESPONDENT SAM BEE.

SHE'S ON WALL STREETRIGHT NOW. SAM, THANKS

FOR JOINING US. SAM,

>> YEAH, YES JON.

>> Jon: FIRST OF ALL, I'VE NEVERSEEN THE ACRONYM BEFORE. FVU.

I WORK HERE; I'M NOT SURE WHATTHAT IS.

>> IT'S THE FINANCIAL VICTIMSUNIT, JON.

[LAUGHTER]>> Jon: THAT WAS WEIRD, WHAT

THE HELL WAS THAT?

>> THAT WAS MY DRAMATIC STING.HEY, LISTEN, JON,

I'M DOWN HERE ON WALL STREETWHERE EVERYONE IS BREATHING A

SIGH OF RELIEF NOW THAT CECILYMCMILLAN AKA THE MENACE IS

FINALLY OFF THE STREETS.

>> Jon: WELL, THIS MUST HAVEBEEN A VERY DIFFICULT TIME FORTHE

WALL STREETERS TO KNOWTHAT SHE WAS OUT THERE

AND CAPABLE OF LETTING THEM KNOWFROM ACROSS THE STREET

HOW MUCH SHEDISAPPROVED OF THEM.

>> JON, YOU DON'T KNOW THE HALFOF IT.

BECAUSE OF THE ACTIONS OFCRIMINALS LIKE MS. McMILLEN A

LOT OF HIGH RANKING BANKEXECUTIVES LOST THEIR HOMES.

>> Jon: THEY REALLY DID LOSETHEIR HOME?

>> YEAH, WELL THEIRPIED-A-TERRES. AND THEY DIDN'T

REALLY LOSE THEM, THEY JUSTCOULDN'T USE THEM OR A COUPLE OF

NIGHTS WHAT WITH THE DRUMMING

AND -- MANY OF BANKERS ARESTILL IN RECOVERY AFTER

YEARS OF SUFFERING FROM PTID.

>> Jon: PTID?

>> POST TRAUMATIC INCONVENIENCEDISORDER.

[LAUGHTER]BUT IF JUSTICE IS TO TRULY BE

SERVED WE ALSO HAVE TO FIX THISTERRIBLE INEQUALITY.

>> Jon: WHAT IS THE INEQUALITYHERE, SAM?

>> PUT YOUR GLASSES ON, OLD MANBECAUSE RIGHT NOW THESE JAIL

TERMS ARE FALLINGDISPROPORTIONATELY ON THE

FINANCIAL SECTOR.

>> Jon: NO THAT'S NOT TRUE.IT'S ACTUALLY EXACTLY EVEN, IT'S

EXACTLY EVEN FOR THE ENTIREFINANCIAL MELTDOWN.

ONE WALL STREETER WENT TO JAILAND ONE OCCUPIER WENT TO JAIL.

SO, EVEN STEVEN, I GUESS WOULDYOU SAY.

>> I'M SORRY, JON. WASN'T THISABOUT THE 99% AGAINST THE 1%.

THAT MEANS THAT ONE BANKER ISWORTH 99 PROTESTERS.

BY MY COUNT THAT PUTS US 98CONVICTED HIPPIES SHORT OF TRUE

JUSTICE. STING ME.

>> Jon: THANK YOU VERY MUCH,SAM.

SAMANTHA BEE, EVERYBODY.

WE'LL BE RIGHT BACK.

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