Sure, the numbers aren't as big, but Adam Ismael, a Sudanese ex-cop, has more than a little bit in common with Madoff, who we shall call the Babe Ruth of Ponzi schemes.
You see, Ismael, currently under comfy house arrest even as many of his countrymen suffer torture, ran an investment scheme ... More >>
As a young reporter for the old New York Newsday, Dan Morrison was one of those who smoldered under a double yoke. Stories were crammed into tight tabloid inches. And even at that liberal daily, he had to hold much of his fire about what he saw and thought during the often comic-book reign of ... More >>