My last piece was to include the incredible revelations brought forth by Lesley Stahl on the 11/06/11 edition of 60 Minutes in regards to members of the Congress and of the Senate actively taking bribes, gleefully discussed by Jack Abramoff.
"All it takes for evil to succeed is for good people to do NOTHING."
In just this last week, those words could not be more fitting.
I've been hyping the heck out of Inside Job. I don't find it to be a boring two hours.
Dear readers, I think I've a REAL HOT ONE for you. The title of the film is MARGIN CALL.
I'm listening to CBS 880 AM Radio, when I hear a very curious item issue forth.
MF Global seems to have "misplaced" over a BILLION DOLLARS of investors' funds.
A bit later on, the missing funds have "shrunk" to $600-700 million.
Last Friday, I visited a friend of mine who watches tons of television. The show 20/20 was on, and I caught most of the episode, which starred Stephanie Madoff Mack, the stepdaughter of Bernard Madoff. Stephanie was married to Mark Madoff, the son who committed suicide after turning in his father for his various malfeasances. She has put out a book, titled "The End Of Normal", which highlights the sequence of events that eventually led to the arrest and incarceration of Bernard Madoff.
They have determined, as I have, that O'Hara was unjustly tried for VOTING.