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  1. Wall St crooks and super wealthy a big hit on TV and at the moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    With the 2008-2009 financial crisis and the accompanying Great Recession not only fresh in many people's minds but still having an impact on many lives, stories about greed on Wall Street and concern about growing income inequality are resonating well beyond a niche audience. This is being reflected in the battle to be the next US president, particularly as Hillary Clinton defends herself from accusations she will be soft on Wall Street because of the money she has received from bankers and hedge fund managers.

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  2. Madoff Jewelry Up for Auction OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Diamonds.net

    Jewelry and watches formerly owned by convicted fraudster Bernie Madoff and his wife Ruth are being auctioned online by Texas-based company Gaston & Sheehan Auctioneers. Items on offer include two Patek Philippe timepieces, with latest bids of $30,200 and $24,544 at press time on February 8, according to listings on the auctioneer's website.

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  3. Fraudsters convicted after conning investors out of almost A 80 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... supplier. The trio were not investigated until the scandal of United States investor and notorious fraudster Bernie Madoff hit the headlines in 2008, jurors heard. Judge Michael Grieve granted Steinberg and Strubel bail ahead of sentence but warned: ...

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  4. Wall St. crooks get a screen test - and this time pull in big audiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Cast members Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Marisa Tomei and Steve Carell pose at the premiere of "The Big Short" during the closing night of AFI Fest 2015 in Hollywood, California November 12, 2015. The movie opens in the U.S. on December 23. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni Actor Richard Dreyfuss poses on the red carpet for the ABC Television Network movie "Madoff" in New York January 27, 2016.

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  5. Wall Street crooks get a screen test - and this time pull in big audiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Silicon Alley Insider

    With the 2008-2009 financial crisis and the accompanying Great Recession not only fresh in many people's minds but still having an impact on many lives, stories about greed on Wall Street and concern about growing income inequality are resonating well beyond a niche audience. This is being reflected in the battle to be the next U.S. president, particularly as Hillary Clinton defends herself from accusations she will be soft on Wall Street because of the money she has received from bankers and hedge fund managers.

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  6. Is it time for the MLB draft to go to a lottery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    ... a championship caliber team in the wake of 30 years of futility. Others know a guy who knows a guy named Bernie Madoff and unknowingly invest in a ponzi scheme thus tying up their assets for a number of years which consequently leads to an exodus of ...

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  7. James Panero discusses "The Culture Crash"Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2009 | City Journal

    There, you will find one of Winslow Homer's most famous works, The Gulf Stream . Painted in 1899, the canvas depicts a solitary sailor lashed to his boat on a storm-tossed sea.

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    Sunday Feb 7 | 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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  9. MomentumTHE Rich Get RicherRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | 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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  10. The Formula of Making Money: 5xRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | PR Log

    ... stuck here. Ethical Behavior, You do not want to be successful selling drugs and nor you want to succeed like Bernie Madoff. 8 Times Time Management, it is critical for you to accommodate a schedule and agenda. Effort, there is not easy ride 10x ...

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  11. Ponzi schemingRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Star Online

    In 2008, Bernie Madoff was arrested for running a hedge fund that turned out to be the largest ponzi scheme the world had ever seen. After more than a decade of operation, the amount of money missing from client accounts amounted to almost US$65bil.

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  12. Report: Real Estate Fund Run By Mets Owners Was $300M In The Red Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CBS Local

    ... it has others. Of course, the Mets' owners are no strangers to financial problems. They lost $550 million in Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme and had to pay $80 million to settle a lawsuit alleging they were involved in the scheme. Major League Baseball ...

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  13. MomentumHOW Very High SchoolRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | 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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  14. Market MoverFOR Madoff's Son, Was Death the Last Refuge of Innocence?Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | 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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  15. Diana Clement: Rip-off artists' inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... ripping their victims off. That's exactly what one of the most famous Ponzi scheme operators of recent times, Bernie Madoff, did, says Diana Henriques, the author of The Wizard of Lies. Madoff, who had the gift of the gab, managed to distance ...

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  16. Reminder: Bernie Madoff Donated Mostly to DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NewsBusters.org

    Many of you have probably seen the ABC miniseries, Madoff , about disgraced Wall Street investment manager Bernie Madoff who in reality ran a massive Ponzi scheme. How accurate was his portrayal by actor Richard Dreyfuss can be up for debate but what is not debatable, but now mostly forgotten, is that Madoff invested heavily in the campaigns of mostly Democrats.

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  17. Bernie Madoff Sleuth Warns of Three New Ponzi S...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    At least three major Ponzi schemes are currently scamming American investors, according to Harry Markopolos, the man whose warnings about the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme were ignored by the Securities Exchange Commission . "I'm working on three multi-billion dollar Ponzi schemes today," Markopolos told ABC News, including one that he says will be bigger than Madoff's.

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  18. ABC's 'Madoff' Exposes the Incompetence of the Federal GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NewsBusters.org

    Madoff was a very well done, 4-hour television event. Telling the story of, obviously, Bernie Madoff and his $50 billion dollar Ponzi scheme, it had a very "Goodfellas" feel to it, complete with good use of flashbacks and music.

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  19. Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff smirks through 150-year prison sentence ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Daily Mail

    In Madoff, a two-part dramatic recreation of the biggest financial scam in history, the crooked money-man is seen in a beige jumpsuit still smirking behind bars despite the lives he ruined in his $65 billion Ponzi scheme. As other prisoners respect him as 'the greatest thief in history,' Bernie claimed: 'I used to wake up sick to my stomach carrying that secret around with me.

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  20. Bernie Madoff victims speak outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WPBF

    ... TRYING TO MAKE HIS PHOTOGRAPHY BUSINESS BRING IN A LITTLE MONEY AFTER HE LOST A LIFETIME'S WORTH OF SAVINGS TO BERNIE MADOFF. WHAT DO YOU DO? I DON'T WANT TO HOLD UP A BANK, I DON'T WANT TO END MY LIFE. TERRI: FRIEDMAN WASN'T RICH, BUT THROUGH ...

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