Goldman: The Same as It Ever Was

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein (left) and JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon joined other executives from the financial institutions that received TARP funds to testify before the House Financial Services Committee, Feb. 11, 2009, in Washington. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

I'm not sure if Goldman Sachs (GS) Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein is a big Led Zeppelin fan. But the investment firm's first-quarter earnings release got me thinking about the British band's 1973 classic, The Song Remains the Same.

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