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The Goldman Sachs elevator Twitter antagonist revealed

With more than 629,000 followers, @GSElevator, the anonymous Twitter account - once thought to be a rogue Goldman Sachs employee - reported on insider things said in the Goldman Sachs elevators for the last three years. According to The New York Times, the tweets "appeal to both Wall Street banks and outsiders who mock the industry." And this last month, the writer of @GSElevator sold a book based on his tweets.

But now, according CNN, "it turns out that the tweets weren't coming from inside Goldman Sachs' elevator. They were coming from Texas." The man behind the tweets is 34-year-old bond executive John Lefevre. The reasoning behind his hijinks? "I went into investment banking and I saw a group of people that aren't as impressive as I thought they were - or as impressive as they thought they were." Lefevre told the Times.

A spokeswoman for Goldman Sachs joked with CNNMoney that "We are pleased to report that the official ban on talking in elevators will be lifted effective immediately."

View some of the tweets that caught that ruffled Goldman Sachs' feathers:

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