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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why Rio Tinto and its former bosses are facing fraud charges in the USEnron where the chief financial officer and chief accountant went to jail. For
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
Enron where the chief financial officer and chief accountant went to jail. Former NASDAQ boss and ponzi scheme operator Bernie Madoff received a 150-year jail sentence and $18 billion fine. The banks behind the GFC paid billions of dollars in... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Friends remember muralist known as Worth Avenue’s artist-in-residenceGardega’s art ranged from the representational to the provocative to the downri
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Gardega’s art ranged from the representational to the provocative to the downright mischievous. After the Bernie Madoff fraud rocked Palm Beach, he introduced a hot sauce called Bern In Hell with a label depicting the swindler as a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chernow rescues Grant from the ash heap of historyAcademy, from which he graduated in the middle of his class. He was plagued by
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Academy, from which he graduated in the middle of his class. He was plagued by money woes until the end, fleeced by the Bernie Madoff of his day. Grant’s wife, Julia, the daughter of an unrepentant slave owner, had a pronounced taste for... Read more
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Morningstar
A Call for Nudgesban. Fraud, for example, needs to be against the law. Nobody's proposing that w
Morningstar / Posted 6 days ago
ban. Fraud, for example, needs to be against the law. Nobody's proposing that we eliminate that. But if we think about Bernie Madoff, just a little bit of disclosure would have prevented that. Suppose he had to show were all the money was. I... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Kentucky Pension Crisis Goes Nuclear As Teacher Retirements Surge 64% Over Last Yearconcerned about what's going on." Of course, as we've pointed out so many time
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
concerned about what's going on." Of course, as we've pointed out so many times in the past (see: One Chart Explains What Bernie Madoff And Kentucky Public Pensions Have In Common), every successful ponzi scheme requires precisely one critical... Read more
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Market Watch
Tony Robbins: 7 questions you must ask a financial adviseryou don’t have to move your accounts. You can simply hire a new adviser who can
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
you don’t have to move your accounts. You can simply hire a new adviser who can take over managing your accounts without missing a beat. This custodial system also protects you from the danger of getting fleeced by a con man like Bern... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Original 'Dr. Doom' Says Next Fed Chair Must Break Up Banks "To Be Small Enough To Fail"has proven on several occasions that he doesn’t quite always get things right.
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
has proven on several occasions that he doesn’t quite always get things right. He invested some of his personal wealth with Bernie Madoff, which ultimately turned out to be one of the biggest ponzi schemes in American history, and was the chairman... Read more
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Breitbart
Car Dealership Gives Free Truck to Veteran Who Saved Las Vegas VictimsGutiérrez: Trump DACA Proposals Part of ‘White Supremacist Agenda’ Report: Ren
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
Gutiérrez: Trump DACA Proposals Part of ‘White Supremacist Agenda’ Report: Renewable Energy Is Bigger ‘Scam’ than Bernie Madoff and Enron Israeli Lawmakers Slam Trump Decision to Delay Embassy Move Dianne Feinstein Finally Announces: ‘I... Read more
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CBS News
Ron Chernow on his latest biography, "Grant"a U.S. president. It was a book Grant did not want to write. "The year before
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
a U.S. president. It was a book Grant did not want to write. "The year before he died he was financially wiped out by the Bernie Madoff of his day," Chernow said. "At the same time he was diagnosed with cancer of the tongue and throat and in... Read more
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Investopedia
How To Become A Corporate Board Membercarry on for years. While most of the criticism has been of the agency in gener
Investopedia / Posted 10 days ago
carry on for years. While most of the criticism has been of the agency in general, one of the most publicized cases was the Bernie Madoff scam, which cost large and small investors billions. Because the SEC had actually visited and "audited"... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Consent Of The ConnedAuthored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Every single line item in
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Every single line item in our entire Bernie Madoff scam of a system is cooked. My theme this week is The Great Unraveling, by which I mean the unraveling of our social-political-economic system of... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Bank Pays $1.75M Over Treasurer Likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bank pays $1.75 million over campaign treasurer’s embezzlementa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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FOX News
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoff SAN FRANCISCO – A Beverly Hills-based bank has paid $1.75 million to settle a
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – A Beverly Hills-based bank has paid $1.75 million to settle allegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a... Read more
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FOX News
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
The New Canaan News / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California bank pays $1 75 million over campaign treasurerallegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to moni
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
allegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Bank pays $1 75M over treasurer likened to Bernie MadoffFILE -- In this Nov. 28, 2012 file photo, former… AP News | 10/06/17 05:10 PM
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
FILE -- In this Nov. 28, 2012 file photo, former… AP News | 10/06/17 05:10 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A Beverly Hills-based bank has paid $1.75 million to settle allegations that a bank it... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bank pays $1.75M over treasurer likened to Bernie Madoffa bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman whom a prosecutor likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California bank pays $1.75 million over campaign treasurerallegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to moni
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
allegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California bank pays $1.75 million over campaign treasurerallegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to moni
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
allegations that a bank it acquired facilitated embezzlement by failing to monitor transactions by a woman likened to the Bernie Madoff of campaign treasurers. Former Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee pleaded guilty to five counts of... Read more
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The Columbian
New on DVD: ‘Dead Men Tell No Tales’ needed to be shorterbecause of small lies. • “The Wizard of Lies”: Robert De Niro stars in this lo
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
because of small lies. • “The Wizard of Lies”: Robert De Niro stars in this look at the financial disasters created by Bernie Madoff. • “The Survivalist”: Man goes against his concerns and fears about survival to help two women. • “Cult of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Victor Ogiemwonyi Nigeria's Bernie Madoff?to help the victims to recover their money, leaving them to their own devices.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
to help the victims to recover their money, leaving them to their own devices. No, Victor Ogiemwonyi is not Nigeria's Bernie Madoff. However, he is the closest we have unearthed to date, and if the regulatory authorities do not improve their... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Manhattan slumlord who forced out rent-stabilized tenants gets one year at Rikerstax fraud. Croman received more than $45 million in loans under false pretenses
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 16 days ago
tax fraud. Croman received more than $45 million in loans under false pretenses. Schneiderman previously called him “the Bernie Madoff of landlords.” There’s a separate civil suit pending against Croman for tenant harassment. He was a regular on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Is That a Feature or a Bug? Gold & Silver Report 1 Oct 2017may be, but it helps make our point that while the price is going up everyone i
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
may be, but it helps make our point that while the price is going up everyone is happy and fraud often goes undiscovered. Bernie Madoff was not caught until December 2008, when stocks crashed in the global financial crisis. If the Fed had kept the... Read more
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Market Watch
When VIPs head to prison, they call these wise guys firstWeiner and Shkreli are just the type of convicts who typically use prison consu
Market Watch / Posted 19 days ago
Weiner and Shkreli are just the type of convicts who typically use prison consultants. They’ve already helped the likes of Bernie Madoff and Martha Stewart. What do these prison preppers do? A combination hand-holder, shoulder-to-cry-on, and red... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
At A Noise Within, 'The Madwoman of Chaillot' is the resistance to a self-serving presidentas the triumph of a creative artist: “What we sell is not a share in a business
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
as the triumph of a creative artist: “What we sell is not a share in a business, but a view of the Elysian Fields.” Bernie Madoff could not have said it better. A shifty prospector, played with gleeful disdain for moral constraints by Armin... Read more
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Philly.com
How do you top 'Hamilton'? Author Ron Chernow is about to find outAcademy, from which he graduated in the middle of his class. He was plagued by
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
Academy, from which he graduated in the middle of his class. He was plagued by money woes until the end, fleeced by the Bernie Madoff of his day. Grant’s wife, Julia, the daughter of an unrepentant slave owner, had a pronounced taste for... Read more
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SportingNews
Changing NCAA, NBA rules won't stop college basketball corruptionof different enterprises. For all the legal means of becoming absurdly wealthy
SportingNews / Posted 21 days ago
of different enterprises. For all the legal means of becoming absurdly wealthy on Wall Street, however, there still was a Bernie Madoff out there who shredded the law, victimized those who trusted him and, eventually, went to prison for his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former congressman claims he was swindled out of his PorscheBentleys, Aston Martins, Ferraris and other exotic wheels. The 63-year-old sai
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Bentleys, Aston Martins, Ferraris and other exotic wheels. The 63-year-old said: 'We're not dealing with billions like Bernie Madoff,' referring to the former Wall Street investor now serving 150 years in a federal penitentiary after milking... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Privacy and Politics: The Hypocrisy of the Surveillance Statistsshow the serfs that their emperor isn't just naked, but also killing and steali
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 days ago
show the serfs that their emperor isn't just naked, but also killing and stealing on a scale that would make Ted Bundy and Bernie Madoff blush? And how dare the serfs notice? Excuse me for a moment while I break out the world's smallest violin and... Read more
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express
Trump advisor: Ethical capitalism is ONLY way to save Britain’s High Streetin patience. He said: “The BHS example, and the role played there by Sir Phili
express / Posted 26 days ago
in patience. He said: “The BHS example, and the role played there by Sir Philip Green and others, is second only to the Bernie Madoff scandal in terms of ignominy. “We must end the chase for short term profits. Once, shortism meant fiscal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Madoff Ponzi scheme victims to receive payouts from $4billion fundPayouts from $4billion government fund for 36,000 victims of Bernie Madoff's Po
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Payouts from $4billion government fund for 36,000 victims of Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme are expected to start this year Nine years after the reveal of what is considered the largest financial fraud in U.S. history, recipients were notified that... Read more
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The Hill
Fed holds rates steady, announces plans for sell-off | Yellen mum on future } Urgency for tax reform buildsand that both sides of the aisle see a need to overhaul the code: http://bit.ly
The Hill / Posted 29 days ago
and that both sides of the aisle see a need to overhaul the code: http://bit.ly/2hk0zTR. DOJ to begin paying victims of Bernie Madoff scheme: The Department of Justice will begin compensating the victims of Bernie Madoff’s multibillion dollar... Read more
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Newsweek
Here’s how Trump is killing Silicon Valley with policies on trade, immigration and investmenttearing at Google’s guts. Insanely high valuations of private companies are sta
Newsweek / Posted 29 days ago
tearing at Google’s guts. Insanely high valuations of private companies are starting to look like a perilous pyramid scheme Bernie Madoff might admire. High costs and ever-worsening congestion are making the San Francisco Bay Area nearly unlivable... Read more
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New York Post
‘Madoff of Landlords’ pays $3M to avoid Jewish holidays in jailbucks to attend ​religious ​services for the High Holy Days — but this one take
New York Post / Posted 29 days ago
bucks to attend ​religious ​services for the High Holy Days — but this one takes the cake. Steve Croman​, the so-called “Bernie Madoff of landlords” ​handed over a $3 million check in Manhattan Supreme Court Tuesday and a judge agreed to put off... Read more
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Boston Globe
Emmy ratings low, even with Spicer appearancewilling to lie about crowd size. As Stephen Colbert said from the stage, Spicer
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
willing to lie about crowd size. As Stephen Colbert said from the stage, Spicer is, like the title of the HBO movie about Bernie Madoff and the book it was based on, “The Wizard of Lies.” I’d like to hear Spicer try to spin these numbers, because... Read more
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Newsmax
15 Risk Management Rules for Every Investorto get rich, other than in panic times the desire to get rich usually wins. Tha
Newsmax / Posted 30 days ago
to get rich, other than in panic times the desire to get rich usually wins. That’s why bubbles are created and frauds like Bernie Madoff get money. How do you avoid getting trapped by the devil? I’ve been in this business for over forty-five... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Another Doug Dyer Viewis just as bad as robbing someone with a gun and when an ,"advisor," takes adva
The Chattanoogan / Posted a month ago
is just as bad as robbing someone with a gun and when an ,"advisor," takes advantage of his own friends and colleagues as Bernie Madoff and Dyer did it makes it even more so. I had both a securities license and an insurance license in my lifetime... Read more
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Zero Hedge
15 Risk Management Rules For Every Investorto get rich, other than in panic times the desire to get rich usually wins. Tha
Zero Hedge / Posted a month ago
to get rich, other than in panic times the desire to get rich usually wins. That’s why bubbles are created and frauds like Bernie Madoff get money. How do you avoid getting trapped by the devil? I’ve been in this business for over forty-five... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
After record nominations, few Emmys for local TV productionsin New York that were nominated, only 11 won anything. Popular series The Ameri
Crain's New York Business / Posted a month ago
in New York that were nominated, only 11 won anything. Popular series The Americans and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and the Bernie Madoff–based movie The Wizard of Lies went home empty-handed. article continues below advertisement One long-running... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Sean Spicer makes surprise appearance at the Emmysan inauguration, period,” despite photographic evidence to the contrary. Colbe
FOX 31 Denver / Posted a month ago
an inauguration, period,” despite photographic evidence to the contrary. Colbert also joked that HBO’s Emmy-nominated Bernie Madoff TV movie “Wizard of Lies” was “the Sean Spicer story.” Spicer’s appearance drew reactions of shock from the... Read more
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