....yet another "mind numbing" story so important to us traders, we need this sort of stuff to help balance our minds less we get all to serious about making money...anyway good for a laugh!!!
TV stars and coaches charged in college bribery scheme
Fifty people, including Hollywood stars Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, were charged Tuesday in a scheme in which wealthy parents allegedly bribed college coaches and other insiders to get their children into some of the nation’s most elite schools. Federal authorities called it the biggest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the U.S. Justice Department, with the parents accused of paying an estimated $25 million in bribes. “These parents are a catalog of wealth and privilege,” U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said in announcing the results of an investigation code-named Operation Varsity Blues. The scandal is ... (full story)