Remember when taxpayers bailed out Wall Street? And remember how you didn't get a bonus for being a model employee and all around awesome at your job? How could we forget.
Perhaps Wall Street bigwigs were hoping that Americans would ignore their actions now that we are distracted with other concerning economic news — they managed to deliver employee bonuses for 2008, and as you can imagine, it has caused immediate controversy. Can you guess how much Wall Street issued in banker stimulating bonuses?
Guess How Much: Wall Street 2008 Bonuses
How much did Wall Street hand out in bonuses for last year?