Sunday, March 08, 2009

The Confidence Man

There are a few ways to describe Bernie Madoff,
alleged perpetrator of the largest
Ponzi scheme in history.
One of them is as a particularly outsized and successful confidence man. OTM producer Jamie York looks at the long American tradition of being fascinated, entertained and fleeced by con men again and again.
(Thanks to Monday Morning Clacker)

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