Nothing like a British accent to inject a spot of charm into an extraordinarily boring and/or soul-crushing topic— even the subprime mortgage crisis. Valleywag directed us to this conversation with British satirists John Fortune and John
Par Bird; with Fortune taking on the persona of "George Parr, Investment Banker" the two engage in a faux assessment of the subprime crisis on their talk show, "The Last Laugh." And it is funny. Very, in fact.
· British satirist explains the subprime mortgage meltdown [Valleywag]