Where Mahjong meets Dreidel
Even though Tony Hayward is off to Russia in October, taking with him $1.5 million for his troubles (plus a pension fund worth about £11 million), he still seems to have a powerful ability to grate on our nerves. To wit, his declaration today that the Gulf spill "represents a failure for th ... More >>
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A 300-plus million dollar movie about the dangers of corporate greed! Discuss.
Fortunately, lots of people—well, gay people—still care about Broadway.
You may have seen the PDF version of the latest list of Bernie Madoff's human and corporate victims. If not, check it out. See my colleague Roy Edroso's riff on the list. I'm trying to post a text version of the entire roster of willing suckers, but our server is gagging on the size. Anyone have ... More >>
Yeah, yeah, blah, blah: Ackerman at last shows interest in the SEC's operations. Congressman Gary Ackerman's rip-snorting attack on the SEC for not catching Bernie Madoff's scam is good entertainment, but it's only bluster to impress his constituents who got took. Still, it's not a bad dog-and-po ... More >>
Bernie Madoff was good enough to apologize to his neighbors at the 133 East 64th Street where he has been relaxing between court appearances. "Dear neighbors," says the note left for Madoff's fellow tenants and obtained by the New York Times. "Please accept my profound apologies for the terrible inc ... More >>
How could you turn this into a laundry room! Oh, don't! That's terrible!