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GRIFTERS—IN POLITICS, ON OLD-TIME RADIO, AND AT THE MOVIES

A GRIFTER is one who obtains money or property illicitly, a confidence man. And, note, with few exceptions (see “Con Women—Balancing the Game), grifting seems to be a masculine endeavor. … Continue reading

August 11, 2018 · 7 Comments