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Prison School

March 12, 2009

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Bernie Madoff went to jail this morning. Madoff (pictured above) was the Wall Street financier who stole $65 billion in a Ponzi scheme. Madoff is part of history now. He stole more money than anybody in the history of the world. He pled guilty to eleven counts including securities fraud, mail fraud, wire fraud, money […]

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No Angel

February 16, 2009

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The new and improved America has no shame. Shame, to paraphrase a T.S. Eliot character, is now nothing but an obsolete response. And, although this is still only February, the obvious winner of the Shameless Jackass of the Year Award for 2009 can already be named. We need look no further. Jay Dobyns is clearly […]

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