WALL STREET

There’s a Twitter account that claims to relay overheard conversations from inside the Goldman Sachs elevators. The person (or people) behind the account, have amassed nearly 600,000 followers since 2011.

Now, inevitably, @GSElevator has decided to write a book. Straight to Hell: True Tales of Deviance and Excess in the World of Investment Banking, proports to be “the definitive exposure of investment banking culture today.” The stories, the writer claims, will be “100% true. Many of the exploits are reminiscent of The Wolf of Wall Street, such as a party with “impromptu bowling with crystal wine glasses. No comment from Goldman Sachs, though workers at the bank have spent untold hours speculating about the mystery tweeter’s identity, including whether or not he actually works at Goldman.

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