""Over the same years that Wall Street firms were tending to their “muppets,” the state and city budgets grew dangerously dependent on tax revenue from financial-industry profits. Only through tax revenues from Goldman, its competitors, and their employees has New York been able to balance its budgets." Nicole Gelinas"

Of Muppets and Manhattan
Goldman Sach’s woes are Gotham’s.

http://www.city-journal.org/2012/eon0315ng.html