Carl Levin Drops the S-Bomb

Suzanne Murray

Senator Carl Levin of Michigan raked Goldman Sachs executives over the coals in today's Senate panel hearing. Goldman Sachs was accused of securities fraud this month in a civil suit filed by the SEC. The senator used a lot of foul language -- but he's just quoting a Goldman Sachs email received by Goldman employee Daniel Sparks.

If you can't bear to watch the full-length YouTube video of Senator Levin's questioning here, SlateV did a short, funny hip-hop remix in Sh*t Happens: Senator Levin's NSFW Outburst.

Do you think Senator Levin's repetitive use of the s-word was excessive or necessary?

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