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  1. ConstanceDEVILS Dancing on the GravesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion. Because many of the people whom Madoff ripped off were more renowned than, say, the millions who lost their homes in the subprime mortgage debacle, he has gotten far more attention than he deserves.

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  2. On Native GroundWHY Conservatives Still Hate FDRRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    I don't hate the Yankees or the Mets, the Lions or the Packers, the Lightning or the Bruins, the Celtics or the Lakers or the Heat. I once hated Roy Cohn, instinctually, but he died.

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  3. My HorizonsSHAKE, Rattle and RollRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    Even if it's true that we're all separated by a few degrees, I was still surprised to learn that I was connected to criminal financier Bernie Madoff. A few weeks ago, when I saw the picture of Madoff's high school in the New York Daily News, I was shocked.

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  4. The WilliesWHAT'S with All These Ufo Videos?Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... sad - in a schadenfreude kind of way - are the many mansions going for bargain prices at foreclosure sales. Bernie Madoff and his devastating Ponzi scheme had something to do with the fact that these days, less than $500,000 will buy you a ...

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  5. Rieder: Journalist ready for her close-up in Madoff filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    Rieder: Journalist ready for her close-up in Madoff film Journalist Diana Henriques, author of "Wizard of Lies," will play herself in the Madoff movie Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Fdahv8 Bernie Madoff was a stockbroker who ran his multibillion-dollar firm as a grand-scale Ponzi scheme. He is currently serving a 150-year prison sentence.

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  6. Fred Wilpona s mandate comes true a " and stakes couldna t be higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New York Post

    ... the payroll were $4 if the Mets were playing for championships. They wouldn't care about the association with Bernie Madoff if there were continuing meaningful Septembers. You know how we know? Because of the Yankees. It is easy to forget, but ...

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  7. Medical Device brings back life to a NurseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    ... (not all that long agoa in dog years), my salary was $8.65 an hour. I do earn a bit more these days but Bernie Madoff never solicited me for investment opportunities. What's rather interesting is that we seem to pay more for interior decorators than ...

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  8. Michelle Pfeiffer joins HBOa s a Wizard of Liesa he will star opposite...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Media Life Magazine

    Actress Michelle Pfeiffer has joined the cast of HBO's original movie "Wizard of Lies," starring opposite Robert De Niro . The movie follows convicted Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff .

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  9. On Native GroundABOUT Those Glimmers: Things are Still LousyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | American Reporter

    ... front runner, but scandals and mud-slinging related to Colombian David Murcia - Panama's version of swindler Bernie Madoff - have knocked down her poll ratings. Recent polls show Martinelli with as much as a 9-point lead, followed by Herrera, and ...

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  10. the MoonRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2010 | American Reporter

    Mark Madoff, 46, eldest son of convicted Wall Street scam-meister Bernie Madoff was found dead this morning. It looks like he killed himself.

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  11. HBO's Madoff movie just got even more star-studdedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Silicon Alley Insider

    HBO Films has found a cast and director for its movie about Bernie Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi scheme, according to Deadline's Nellie Andreev a . He will be joined by Michelle Pfeiffer, who will play wife, Ruth Madoff, and Alessandro Nivola, who will play the role of Mark Madoff, Bernie's eldest son.

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  12. it Always Does: Printing Money Goes Haywire in Venezuela. Part of ...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Instapundit

    ... They tend to be uncovered when the gap is so big that it can no longer be fudged. This is what happened to Bernie Madoff when the market collapsed. The larger answer is that this is the end game of Chavismo. For about a decade, some sectors of the ...

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  13. Michelle Pfeiffer to star in Bernie Madoff biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | UPI

    The 57-year-old actress will portray Madoff's wife, Ruth Madoff , with actor Robert De Niro as the real-life former investment advisor. Alessandro Nivola will play the couple's elder son, Mark Madoff, who hanged himself at age 46 in December 2010.

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  14. Is God A Mets Fan?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | New Haven Independent

    ... man? What's new and exciting at the Connecticut Open? Muaro, for his part, popped this question: Did Bernie Madoff invent fantasy sports leagues? Given what a scam they can be ... To listen to the full episode, which also included a fantasy football ...

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  15. Robert De Niro to NYT reporter: 'Ya got the part, kid'Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Poynter Online

    But that's the case for New York Times reporter Diana Henriques, author of a book about Bernie Madoff's notorious Ponzi scheme, "The Wizard of Lies." She took a buyout from the newspaper in 2011 but still writes for it.

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  16. Michelle Pfeiffer Cast in HBO's Bernie Madoff Flick 'Wizard of Lies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Back Stage

    HBO's "Wizard of Lies" has found its new star in Michelle Pfeiffer . The film centered on swindler Bernie Madoff's infamous Ponzi scheme will feature Robert De Niro as Madoff and Backstage cover star Alessandro Nivola as his older son Mark Madoff.

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  17. Michelle Pfeiffer Joins HBO Movie About Bernie Madoff and We Want ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | E! Online

    If you, like all of us here, have had dreams about Michelle Pfeiffer doing TV, well, YOUR DREAM IS ABOUT TO COME TRUE! Pfeiffer will star opposite Robert De Niro in Wizard of Lies , the new HBO movie about Bernie Madoff . Pfeiffer, who played De Niro's wife in The Family , will play Ruth Madoff to his Bernie Madoff in the HBO film from Barry Levinson .

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  18. Robert De Niro's Bernie Madoff Finds Director And Additional CastmembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | ContactMusic.com

    The Raging Bull star will portray the convicted fraudster, who is serving a 150-year prison term for stealing billions of dollars from people like John Malkovich, Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick, and ailing Zsa Zsa Gabor, in Wizard of Lies. Pfeiffer is taking on the role of Madoff's wife, Ruth, while Alessandro Nivola will play his older son Mark, who committed suicide in 2010.

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  19. Michelle Pfeiffer to play Bernie Madoff's wife Ruth in HBO's Wizard of LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Daily Mail

    However, as Entertainment Weekly reported on Thursday, the 57-year-old is coming back in a big way, with a role in the much-anticipated HBO film Wizard of Lies. She will star as Ruth Madoff, wife of the infamous financier Bernie Madoff, who tricked investors out of an estimated $65 billion with a Ponzi scheme.

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  20. Pfeiffer To Play Ruth MadoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Access Hollywood

    ... Barry Levinson. Alessandro Nivola (of HBO's "Doll & Em") will play Mark Madoff. "Wizard of Lies" will focus on Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme, specifically "how it was perpetrated on the public and the trail of destruction it left in its wake, both ...

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