Madoff Scandal Losses Put Hadassah's ...

Madoff Scandal Losses Put Hadassah's Goals At Risk

There are 32 comments on the Hartford Courant story from Dec 23, 2008, titled Madoff Scandal Losses Put Hadassah's Goals At Risk. In it, Hartford Courant reports that:

Bonnie Norman was wrapping presents at a Barnes & Noble in Manchester, collecting dollar tips in a jar, when she heard the news: Hadassah, the very organization she was raising money for, had lost $90 million ...

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auroranorth

Green Bay, WI

#44 Dec 23, 2008
Ok dollars dont just evaporate, ask the mighty Obama where it went ? This old pr ick is no house arrest hell throw his sorry azz in with Bubba, they wont do it because this guy wasnt alone, our nation is under attack by a foreign intelligence operation
that has infiltrated the top echelons of Our government, and raided our largest corporations. by the way they cut the funding for legal aid, and Michigan is passing a law over the dime a can refund, while the fatcats in 3 corporations wallow in the cash they stole from the company at taxpayer expense. neither ''party doing jack about it'' from here Jesse Ventura looks great for President
doityourselfweat her com

United States

#45 Dec 23, 2008
People/children need a good dose of parables where they learn things like:
"If it's too good to be true then it usually is." and "All that glitters is not gold.", etc.
hey dummies

Meriden, CT

#46 Dec 23, 2008
george wrote:
Madoff's sales pitch was exclusionary: since your Jewish, you can get in on an investment not available to gentiles. This was the sentiment that allowed this conman to flourish. How fitting that such an ugly practice of discrimination has met its just reward.
THis statement is ugly...and true.
Shalom

Arlington, VT

#47 Dec 24, 2008
As one of the better known Jews has said: "he who is without sin cast the first stone"

Since: Oct 08

Glastonbury, CT

#49 Dec 24, 2008
Shalom wrote:
As one of the better known Jews has said: "he who is without sin cast the first stone"
Are you referring to Madoff?
Duh

West Hartford, CT

#50 Dec 24, 2008
Mark Twang wrote:
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Are you referring to Madoff?
A hint ... what is 12-25 about?

Another hint ... it's a birthday.
auroranorth

Green Bay, WI

#51 Dec 25, 2008
Mark Twang wrote:
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Are you referring to Madoff?
No Madoff said give ,me your tired huddled worn out masses of cash and i will invest them for you.
Leftist Avenger

Manchester, CT

#52 Dec 25, 2008
"Coming from Georgia...."

I think I'll file that under "Phrases I stopped reading at...."

In the same category as, "Coming from apartheid South Africa," "Growing up in 1930s Germany, "As a product of Mussolini's educational system......"

Since: Dec 08

Chennai, India

#53 Dec 26, 2008
Shalom wrote:
As one of the better known Jews has said: "he who is without sin cast the first stone"
He ceased to be a Jew when he atoned for atoned for it and died and ressurected.
BINOO JOSHI

United States

#54 Dec 26, 2008
Abraham Foxman wrote:
<quoted text>He ceased to be a Jew when he atoned for atoned for it and died and ressurected.
Wave of Violence by Islamic Militants Aimed at Hindu Minority in Kashmir Leaves 35 People Dead
http://www.militantislammonitor.org/article/i...

Since: Oct 08

Glastonbury, CT

#55 Dec 26, 2008
Duh wrote:
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A hint ... what is 12-25 about?
Another hint ... it's a birthday.
Very funny.

I should have made myself clear: are we to not cast judgment on Madoff because we have sinned?
auroranorth

Green Bay, WI

#56 Dec 26, 2008
Madolf

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