Hey, some people do profit from them! The Associated Press via Fox News (and not Dave Berg) takes a look at "victims" of the Madoff scheme who actually have already pulled out way more than they put in…and are wondering if they should apply for aid from the Securities Investors Protection Corp (not a government agency) anyway. (They are also wondering if they might be ordered by courts later to kick their winnings back.) Read the whole thing.
If politicians are going to paint their opponents as illegitimate, they should be prepared to receive the same treatment in return.
A class-action lawsuit is now challenging the DEA's habit of seizing large amounts of cash from travelers without evidence of any crime.
Isabel Fall is canceled. It's the science fiction world's loss.