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Zero Hedge
"He's A Greedy Little Man" And A "Snake" - Transcripts Of Shkreli Jury Hearings Emergebiased. The court: Sir, we are going to excuse you. Juror Number 47, please co
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 hours ago
biased. The court: Sir, we are going to excuse you. Juror Number 47, please come up.” Another juror equated Shkreli with Bernie Madoff who, let’s remember, stole $70 billion from his clients. “Juror no. 47: He’s the most hated man in America. In... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Robert De Niro on Playing Bernie Madoff and Why His Amazon Drama "Will Be a Ride"recently earned his first nomination, for best actor in a limited series or mov
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
recently earned his first nomination, for best actor in a limited series or movie, for his turn as Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernie Madoff in the acclaimed HBO film The Wizard of Lies. And it could just be the beginning for De Niro. While he's only... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'I think he's a greedy little man': Prospective jurors revealed contempt for 'pharma bro' Martin ShkreliI wouldn't want me on this jury." "He's the most hated man in America," Juror
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
I wouldn't want me on this jury." "He's the most hated man in America," Juror No. 47 said. "In my opinion, he equates with Bernie Madoff ... My parents are in their eighties. They're struggling to pay for their medication. My mother was telling me... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'I think he's a greedy little man': Prospective jurors revealed contempt for 'pharma bro' Martin ShkreliI wouldn't want me on this jury." "He's the most hated man in America," Juror
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
I wouldn't want me on this jury." "He's the most hated man in America," Juror No. 47 said. "In my opinion, he equates with Bernie Madoff ... My parents are in their eighties. They're struggling to pay for their medication. My mother was telling me... Read more
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Daily Mail
How court went through 200 potential jurors for Martin Shkreli's trialhike Juror No. 47 didn't hold back and told the court, 'He’s the most hated ma
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
hike Juror No. 47 didn't hold back and told the court, 'He’s the most hated man in America. In my opinion, he equates with Bernie Madoff with the drugs for pregnant women going from $15 to $750. My parents are in their eighties. They’re struggling... Read more
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The Christian Post
Stop Blaming Disney for Your Insatiable Appetite for Entertainmentof Christians is on full display for all the world to see. This outrage is per
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
of Christians is on full display for all the world to see. This outrage is perhaps the only thing more fraudulent than a Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme. Christian outrage? Give me a break. Just about all of us will do absolutely nothing in response... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Rookie Investing Mistakes to AvoidInvestors have lost fortunes by putting their faith in the wrong advisors, from
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Investors have lost fortunes by putting their faith in the wrong advisors, from the investors bilked of $17 billion by Bernie Madoff to the 1,347 Australians who recently lost a collective $30 million to the bad advice of unqualified investment... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Rookie Investing Mistakes to AvoidInvestors have lost fortunes by putting their faith in the wrong advisors, from
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
Investors have lost fortunes by putting their faith in the wrong advisors, from the investors bilked of $17 billion by Bernie Madoff to the 1,347 Australians who recently lost a collective $30 million to the bad advice of unqualified investment... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Softball scholarships a pricey pursuit for elite travel teamspreying on hopes and dreams. Every time I see one of these big showcase events
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
preying on hopes and dreams. Every time I see one of these big showcase events pop up I just want to stand up and scream 'Bernie Madoff'." Parents like Steve Shenefield see the value — in making their children happy and in attending... Read more
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Newsmax
The Good and Bad of Heroes and Villainswho need it, or from those who could benefit from Shkreli’s skills and knowledg
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
who need it, or from those who could benefit from Shkreli’s skills and knowledge. That’s why Shkreli is more hated than Bernie Madoff—Madoff mostly ripped off the rich with his Ponzi Scheme. Madoff did more damage in dollar terms, but Shkreli... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' Director on Working With Oprah and the "Draining" Emotional Scenesabout it]. I don’t know, I’m just trying to figure it out. 4 OTHER SMALL SCREE
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
about it]. I don’t know, I’m just trying to figure it out. 4 OTHER SMALL SCREEN CONTENDERSFrom De Niro's gripping turn as Bernie Madoff to a "love story" episode of the dystopian Black Mirror, the movie race is a tight one. Sherlock: The Lying... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: If it sounds too good to be true ... well, you knowMany people have heard of Bernie Madoff, the 79-year-old New York financial sca
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Many people have heard of Bernie Madoff, the 79-year-old New York financial scammer who's doing the equivalent of life in prison for a $65 billion financial fraud involving nearly 5,000 clients. But hardly anyone outside Cook County knows Randall... Read more
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The Mercury News
How one California professor beat Las Vegas and Wall Streetday. Thorp also co-wrote a book with Kassouf, “Beat the Market: A Scientific S
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
day. Thorp also co-wrote a book with Kassouf, “Beat the Market: A Scientific Stock Market System,” foretold the entire Bernie Madoff debacle (he saved a few friends from losing their life savings), and became known as the godfather of... Read more
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Daily Mail
French mother wins £1m over exploding whipped cream canister accidentkilled in a similar accident RELATED ARTICLES Father-of-nine fitness fanatic,
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
killed in a similar accident RELATED ARTICLES Father-of-nine fitness fanatic, 48, dies after running 5k...Hipster 'Vegan Bernie Madoff' who stole more than $1MILLION... Share this article F2J and AXA were also ordered to pay €10,000 euros to... Read more
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New York Post
Hedge fund manager charged for scamming investors out of millionsA Ponzi-like scheme that would make Bernie Madoff proud has been uncovered in B
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
A Ponzi-like scheme that would make Bernie Madoff proud has been uncovered in Boston, authorities say. Massachusetts officials have charged hedge-fund manager Raymond Montoya with scamming investors out of millions of dollars. On Wednesday, Montoya... Read more
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New York Post
Meet the woman who prosecuted the biggest Ponzi scheme in historyThe biggest Ponzi scheme on record, before Bernie Madoff was charged with dupin
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
The biggest Ponzi scheme on record, before Bernie Madoff was charged with duping investors out of $50 billion, was in the mid-’90s — and former law enforcer Alma Angotti was on the case. Angotti was a senior enforcement counsel at the Securities and... Read more
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Fortune
Martin Shkreli: Why the ‘Most-Hated’ CEO Is Strutting to Jailtheir schemes collapsed, leaving investors, employees, and -- in some cases, th
Fortune / Posted 13 days ago
their schemes collapsed, leaving investors, employees, and -- in some cases, the economy -- devastated. Think Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff and Enron Corp.’s Jeffrey Skilling. Arguably, Shkreli went down largely because so many found him so obnoxious... Read more
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Salon.com
Golf: The sport of plutocratsan avid golfer and has, in the past, enjoyed the rarified company of such crimi
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
an avid golfer and has, in the past, enjoyed the rarified company of such criminal media celebrities as O.J. Simpson and Bernie Madoff. As the Juice’s successful parole hearing was coming up recently, the former football hero told a friend,... Read more
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express
Michelle Pfeiffer: Hollywood's former golden girl is making a comebackbeauty is coming out of hiding as she stages a Hollywood comeback. After starr
express / Posted 14 days ago
beauty is coming out of hiding as she stages a Hollywood comeback. After starring opposite Robert De Niro in the recent Bernie Madoff TV drama The Wizard Of Lies, a role that earned her a first-ever Emmy Award nomination, she is poised to hit... Read more
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New York Magazine
Felix Sater: Donald Trump’s Original Russia Connectiona competitive weightlifter, that he made a fortune in software development, tha
New York Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
a competitive weightlifter, that he made a fortune in software development, that he once traded derivatives and sniffed out Bernie Madoff before anyone, and that he went into tax law, at which he was brilliant, because he “thought it would be fun.”)... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Robert Lipsyte, Hail to the Duffer in Chiefan avid golfer and has, in the past, enjoyed the rarified company of such crimi
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
an avid golfer and has, in the past, enjoyed the rarified company of such criminal media celebrities as O.J. Simpson and Bernie Madoff. As the Juice's successful parole hearing was coming up recently, the former football hero told a friend,... Read more
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New York Post
Firm ran Ponzi scheme by claiming Jay-Z connectionsIsland firm lied about having ties to Jay-Z’s entertainment company Roc Nation
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
Island firm lied about having ties to Jay-Z’s entertainment company Roc Nation to bilk investors out of $70 million in a Bernie Madoff-style scheme, according to court papers and alleged victims. Among the investors in the credit-card company... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Week in review: A tragic crash, a GOP health care fail and the red-hot Cubsalgorithm. But it was all a fraud, prosecutors said, and now he will spend alm
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
algorithm. But it was all a fraud, prosecutors said, and now he will spend almost six years in prison for his "mini-Bernie Madoff scam," reports Jason Meisner. In addition to his 70-month sentence, Rye must pay $1.72 million in restitution... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 29we hurry up and bring Trump’s money laundering investigation to a close, he can
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 21 days ago
we hurry up and bring Trump’s money laundering investigation to a close, he can move into O.J.’s old cell, right next to Bernie Madoff. — Joel Schwartz, San Rafael A word of advice to Boy Scouts of America If the Boy Scouts of America wishes... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Review: Christine Baranski is back in The Good Fight, and she's a knockout – perhaps the only time in the pilot – the Kings have lifted rather obviously f
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
– perhaps the only time in the pilot – the Kings have lifted rather obviously from the headlines. Henry is a TV retool of Bernie Madoff, the investment guru whose financial Escher lithograph has fallen to pieces in a calamitous twist. The scandal... Read more
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The Age
Review: Christine Baranski is back in The Good Fight, and she's a knockout – perhaps the only time in the pilot – the Kings have lifted rather obviously f
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
– perhaps the only time in the pilot – the Kings have lifted rather obviously from the headlines. Henry is a TV retool of Bernie Madoff, the investment guru whose financial Escher lithograph has fallen to pieces in a calamitous twist. The scandal... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
High-living Cubs fan faces prison for duping investors of $1.67 millionand February 2017. Prosecutors are asking for up to 6 1/2 years in prison for
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
and February 2017. Prosecutors are asking for up to 6 1/2 years in prison for Rye, calling his Ponzi-like scheme a "mini-Bernie Madoff scam" that stripped investors of hard-earned nest eggs earmarked for retirement and college funds for children... Read more
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The Hill
Ivanka Trump retains defense lawyer for Russia investigationtheir roles in the administration. ADVERTISEMENT Ira Sorkin, the lawyer known
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
their roles in the administration. ADVERTISEMENT Ira Sorkin, the lawyer known for his defense of the famous Ponzi-schemer Bernie Madoff, said hiring the defense lawyer was a good move. "You have to be ready to go just in case Mr. Mueller says he... Read more
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Variety
Emmys 2017: Handicapping the Top Series and Performer Racesprize in its first season, this time it’ll have to cede the trophy to either “F
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
prize in its first season, this time it’ll have to cede the trophy to either “Feud” or “Big Little Lies.” TV Movie HBO’s Bernie Madoff project, “The Wizard of Lies,” is the frontrunner here, not only for its pedigree but also for tying with... Read more
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Philly.com
'The Chickens*** Club': Why Wall St. bankers and CEOs never pay for their crimesreview the last two decades of corporate scandals, starting with Enron, Arthur
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
review the last two decades of corporate scandals, starting with Enron, Arthur Andersen, AIG, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Bernie Madoff, and the rigging of interest rates and currency markets. Why were no top bankers put in prison after the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Five TV shows you need to watch this week26 years to catch up. He pulled off the biggest financial scam in US history,
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
26 years to catch up. He pulled off the biggest financial scam in US history, and was sentenced to 150 years in jail, but Bernie Madoff can comfort himself in the knowledge that none other than Richard Dreyfus portrays him in the miniseries... Read more
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Anfield Index
Liverpool, It’s Time For Scouse Wife-Swap!Philadelphia wins the World Series. During this winter, Mets ownership is revea
Anfield Index / Posted 27 days ago
Philadelphia wins the World Series. During this winter, Mets ownership is revealed to have been a huge figure in the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme 2009– It all falls apart, the team has mismanaged injuries and ownership is hamstrung by massive... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Al Pacino looks just like Joe Paterno in first HBO Films biopicof times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Le
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 30 days ago
of times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Levinson — who directed the much-talked-about Bernie Madoff biopic Wizard of Lies — is helming the film and he and Pacino also paired for the 2010 Jack Kevorkian biopic... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Al Pacino looks just like Joe Paterno in first HBO Films biopicof times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Le
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 30 days ago
of times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Levinson — who directed the much-talked-about Bernie Madoff biopic Wizard of Lies — is helming the film and he and Pacino also paired for the 2010 Jack Kevorkian biopic... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Al Pacino looks just like Joe Paterno in first HBO Films biopicof times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Le
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 30 days ago
of times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Levinson — who directed the much-talked-about Bernie Madoff biopic Wizard of Lies — is helming the film and he and Pacino also paired for the 2010 Jack Kevorkian biopic... Read more
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WALB Albany
Al Pacino looks just like Joe Paterno in first HBO Films biopicof times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Le
WALB Albany / Posted 30 days ago
of times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Levinson — who directed the much-talked-about Bernie Madoff biopic Wizard of Lies — is helming the film and he and Pacino also paired for the 2010 Jack Kevorkian biopic... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Al Pacino looks just like Joe Paterno in first HBO Films biopicof times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Le
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 30 days ago
of times in the nearly 50 years that Paterno patrolled the sidelines. Barry Levinson — who directed the much-talked-about Bernie Madoff biopic Wizard of Lies — is helming the film and he and Pacino also paired for the 2010 Jack Kevorkian biopic... Read more
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MLive.com
Police search Atlas Valley Country Club as part of Ponzi scheme investigationbe reached for comment. "We're looking at everything," Pickell said. "It appea
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
be reached for comment. "We're looking at everything," Pickell said. "It appears at this point that it's similar to the Bernie Madoff deal, but not that extreme. I hope it's not what I think it is." Pickell declined to say how much money is... Read more
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DNA Info
Horse-Drawn Carriage Critics Soften Approach After Ban Falls Throughto more than 60 square feet. "The NYPD stables are significantly larger than t
DNA Info / Posted a month ago
to more than 60 square feet. "The NYPD stables are significantly larger than the stables for these horses," Coffey said. "Bernie Madoff has more room in his cell." But carriage drivers think NYCLASS is shifting away from its push for an all-out... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York–based productions receive a record 128 Emmy nominationsKimmy Schmidt. Both shows, which film at Broadway Stages, were nominated for be
Crain's New York Business / Posted a month ago
Kimmy Schmidt. Both shows, which film at Broadway Stages, were nominated for best comedy series. The recent HBO film about Bernie Madoff, The Wizard of Lies, received four nominations, including one for Robert De Niro as best actor in a limited... Read more
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Salon.com
Is Donald Trump simply the worst human being we can imagine? 14 experts weigh inJared Fogel, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian (both as a couple and when measured
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
Jared Fogel, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian (both as a couple and when measured separately), O.J. Simpson, Casey Anthony, Bernie Madoff, Michael Moore, Mel Gibson, and Tiger Woods. And some of the worst dead people in history consistently show up... Read more
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FOX Business
Should You Fire Your Financial Advisor? Five Red Flagsin 2011, and consumers lost $1.4 billion to fraud in 2012 . If your advisor is
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
in 2011, and consumers lost $1.4 billion to fraud in 2012 . If your advisor is promising you the world, he may be another Bernie Madoff and you could become one of the millions who lose your hard-earned cash. Financial advisors must be willing to... Read more
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FOX Business
Should You Fire Your Financial Advisor? Five Red Flagsin 2011, and consumers lost $1.4 billion to fraud in 2012 . If your advisor is
FOX Business / Posted 1 months ago
in 2011, and consumers lost $1.4 billion to fraud in 2012 . If your advisor is promising you the world, he may be another Bernie Madoff and you could become one of the millions who lose your hard-earned cash. Financial advisors must be willing to... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York–based productions receive a record 128 Emmy nominationsKimmy Schmidt. Both shows, which film at Broadway Stages, were nominated for be
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
Kimmy Schmidt. Both shows, which film at Broadway Stages, were nominated for best comedy series. The recent HBO film about Bernie Madoff, The Wizard of Lies, received four nominations, including one for Robert De Niro as best actor in a limited... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Saturday Night Live,' 'Westworld' top Emmy nominationsor TV movie with the nominations led by Robert De Niro, who anchored HBO's "The
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
or TV movie with the nominations led by Robert De Niro, who anchored HBO's "The Wizard of Lies" as Ponzi scheme fraudster Bernie Madoff. Riz Ahmed, Ewan McGregor, Geoffrey Rush and John Turturro were also nominated, alongside Benedict... Read more
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