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"Deadly Portfolio: A Killing in Hedge Funds"--a new story by John Hohn

Today we have “Deadly Portfolio”, a story of murder and deceit in high society. Here’s the main gist of the book:

July 2008. Four families are riding high on heady market returns until the body of Rene McAllister, wife of multi-millionaire Alan “Mac” McAllister, washes up on the beach after a daylong Fourth-of-July bash at the home of stockbroker, Matthew Wirth. 686 more words

The trouble with Christmas...

Madame La Belle TVG is a bit of a sucker for soft toys, a trait she has passed on to Junior TVG.  This mostly manifests itself when visiting gift shops at the end of tours of interesting places – an example being, the Museum of Natural History in Cardiff.  484 more words


Chapter 17

Rather than meeting at Marshal’s apartment on East 78th he changed the location to his parents’ weekend home in The Hamptons. Before heading out there Charity asked if I could buy her two cheeseburgers and a milkshake from Checkers along with three pickles from a local bodega. 1,866 more words


High Society!

I decided to watch a Grace Kelly movie today. I picked High Society, & I’m so glad I did! This movie was simply delightful! Without giving too much away, I really wasn’t sure who I wanted Grace Kelly to end up with in the end (she had three prospects). 47 more words


The Philadelphia Story

Top ten films ever. Here is why: Hepburn, Grant, Stewart, and SCRIPT! This is a true story about human nature, wrapped in a romance, wrapped in a comedy. 271 more words

1940s Film