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THE SCIOTO SCANDAL PART 2

YESTERDAY HERE at SimanaitisSays, I shared Part 1 describing the Scioto Scandal, a scam taking place in the young United States during its first decade. It involved immigrants getting cheated, … Continue reading

June 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

THE SCIOTO SCANDAL PART 1

THERE’S A LONG history of immigrants to the U.S. getting scammed. And I’ve just learned of a spectacular example, the Scioto Scandal described in Bruce Berkowitz’s Playfair: The True Story … Continue reading

June 11, 2018 · 2 Comments