Monday, December 31, 2007

Media Commentary, Mentions, and Referrals During 2007

Media Commentary, Mentions and Referrals: Print Media, Online Media, and Blogosphere

Sharing My Views on White Collar Crime

December 31, 2007: The New Market Machines - Kenya: “Recounting the Votes Would Undermine Democratic Institutions” by Colin Brayton

December 28, 2007: Financial Executives International Reporting Blog - Congress Approves SEC Funding, Applauds Delay of Sarbox Audit for Small Bus; Should There Be a Sarbox Solution for Subprime? by Edith Orenstein

December 27, 2007: The D & O Diary - A Closer Look at the 2007 Subprime-Related Securities Lawsuits: White Collar Fraud is Not Just Wrong, It's Insane! by Kevin LaCroix

December 26, 2007: Climateer Investing - Take one to know one (A Fraud on Fraud) by Climateer

December 22, 2007: Tick Marks - Links with Minimal Content by Dan Meyer

December 22, 2007: Tick Marks - Three Years of "Twelve Blogs of Christmas," Part 2 by Dan Meyer

December 22, 2007: Tick Marks - Three Years of "Twelve Blogs of Christmas," Part I by Dan Meyer

December 21, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Fortune on Sam Antar - Takes One to Know One by Tracy Coenen

December 17, 2007: Fortune Magazine - Take One to Know One by Peter Carbonara

December 16, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Sam Antar in Fortune by Gary Weiss

December 7, 2007: One Pissed Off Veteran - Boycott Overstock.com by Farnsworth68

December 7, 2007: Tick Marks - Gilded Guilt: "Twelve Blogs" Goes Behind the Magnifying Glass with "White Collar Fraud" by Dan Meyer

December 4, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - They Don't Call Patrick Byrne 'America's Worst CEO' For Nothing by Gary Weiss

December 3, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - More on Overstock.com accounting shenanagins by Tracy Coenen

November/December 2007: Revenue Today - Never Mind the Bullocks by the Spider

November 30, 2007: Gary Weiss - Utah Attorney General Caught in a Lie by Gary Weiss


November 26, 2007: Gary Weiss - More From 'the SEC's Alarm Clock' by Gary Weiss

November 22, 2007: Fieldus - Crazy Eddie and the SY community in Brooklyn by Fieldus

November 21, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Utah Attorney General Kowtows to Overstock.com by Gary Weiss

November 20, 2007: The World According to Me - AG Shurtleff Defames Critic of Patrick Byrne by Bob

November 16, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff: No apology for Sam Antar! by Tracy Coenen

November 15, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Update on Mark Shurtleff’s comments from Sam Antar’s blog by Tracy Coenen

November 15, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - My letter requesting an apology to Sam Antar from Utah AG Mark Shurtleff by Tracy Coenen

November 15, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Yesterday’s press release by Overstock.com on Sam Antar and the Utah Attorney General’s office by Tracy Coenen

November 14, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Lululemon underscores the strength of short sellers' research by Zac Bissonnette

November 8, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - More Troubling Questions for Overstock.com by Gary Weiss

November 8, 2007: The World, According To Me - Unexpected Links by Bob

November 2, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Byrne a No-Show at the SEC by Gary Weiss

November 1, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - New York CPA Society a little late to the game by Tracy Coenen

October 31, 2007: Against Utah Vouchers - Don't trust your children to Patrick Byrne by Mata Hari

October 30, 2007: Confessions of a Poor, Insane, Future Millionaire - Crazy Eddie - The Dude was Insane by the Michael Jordan Lifestyle

October 29, 2007: Seeking Alpha - Patrick Byrne's Staggering History of Lies by Gary Weiss

October 29, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - The 'Thousand Clowns' Principle by Gary Weiss

October 27, 2007: BullRunner, following the Market - Apple is worth more than IBM - Craaazy! by wavesmash

October 24, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Sam Antar v. Patrick Byrne of Overstock.com by Tracy Coenen

October 22, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Holding Patrick Byrne's Feet to the Fire by Gary Weiss

October 15, 2007: Against Utah Vouchers - Mr. Byrne and Associates by Mata Hari

October 14, 2007: New York Times - The SY Empire by Zev Chafets

October 14, 2007: POP Cesspool - It Pays to Read the Whole Thing by JW

October 12, 2007: The Johnsville News - Patrick Byrne - A Very Interesting Bird

October 4, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Why Henry Blodget should go away by Zac Bissonnette

October 3, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Sports leagues turn to Las Vegas -- to stop cheaters? by Zac Bissonnette

October 3, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Patrick Byrne's Staggering History of Lies by Gary Weiss

September 27, 2007: COTS Timer - Gold Composite Equity Results & More by Alex Roslin

September 27, 2007: Investigate This! News & Resources - Investigations: Overstock Case by Alex Roslin

September 26, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - Patrick Byrne and his three stooges by Tracy Coenen

September 26, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Going to Work for Captain Queeg by Gary Weiss

September 26, 2007: The Squad Room - Cell Phone Feature Means Trouble for Investigators/White Collar Crime: Lessons from a Fraudster by John

September 25, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Patrick Byrne and His Three Stooges by Gary Weiss

September 21, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Prosecutors say Hsu used contributions to promote a Ponzi Scheme by Zac Bissonnette

September 19, 2007: The Cellar - Carnival of the True Crime Blogs #94 by Captain Fantastic

September 19, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Respectibility Can't Be Purchased by Gary Weiss

September 17, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Overstock.com (OSTK) puts shareholder dollars to good use: hiring lobbyist by Zac Bissonnette

September 11, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Technical Boner Snares Overstock.com in a Lie by Gary Weiss

September 11, 2007: O-Smear Blog - Overstock “Black Ops” Part 3: Wikipedia/SlimVirgin Edition by Scipio Africanus

September 10, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Sam Antar dishes out some free advise on staying out of prison by Tracy Coenen


September 1, 2007: Mar's Everything - Lies everywhere by Mar
August 29, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Happy Anniversary Judd Bagley! by Gary Weiss

August 27, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Overstock.com cooking the books? by Tracy Coenen

August 27, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Patrick Byrne Goes Speechless Over Managed Earnings by Gary Weiss

August 22, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Earnings management at Overstock.com? by Tracy Coenen

August 22, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Another Road Map For Regulators by Gary Weiss

August 21, 2007: The unofficial Evren Karpak blog - Evren Karpak and Dave Bartlett Scramble to Defend Overstock.com by Manoamano

August 20, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Overstock.com and its phony earnings figures by Tracy Coenen

August 20, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Did Overstock.com Cook the Books? by Gary Weiss

August 14, 2007: FierceSarbox - Understanding the new communications dynamic

August 12, 2007: Lee Distad's Professional Opinion - Breaking News: Overstock.com's Patrick Byrne still employed, Gary Weiss still mad about it by Lee Distad

August 10, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Stop the Presses! Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne Tells the Truth by Gary Weiss

August 7, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Bulletin: Overstock.com Has a 'Code of Ethics' by Gary Weiss

August 6, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Former Wall Street hotshot sentenced to prison -- Why did he do it? by Zac Bissonnette

August 5, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Overstock.com Hits New Low: Targets Teenage Boy by Gary Weiss

August 5, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - More on Overstock.com stalking teenage blogger by Tracy Coenen

July 31, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - The Overstock.com earnings conference call translated by Tracy Coenen

July 31, 2007: Political Mavens - The Perils of Internet Addiction by Gary Weiss

July 31, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne Posts on Internet During Conference Call by Gary Weiss

July 26, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Usana's Naked Shorting Conspiracy Theory by Tracy Coenen

July 24, 2007: The Bizop News - Fraud News from around the Blogs by Michael Webster

July 23, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne Admits He Posted Under Pseudonyms by Gary Weiss

July 17, 2007: Twice - Another 'Crazy' Story by Steve Smith

July 17, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - Sarbanes-Oxley and informants (and the Overstock.com and Patrick Byrne connection) by Tracy Coenen

July 16, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Patrick Byrne lies to New York Times about his message board postings by Tracy Coenen

July 15, 2007: Gary Weiss - Today's Patrick Byrne Lie Du Jour by Gary Weiss

July 14, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog -The SEC cares when CEOs post on message boards using pseudonyms???? by Tracy Coenen

July 13, 2007: The BizOp News - Monday's Fraud News by Michael Webster

July 12, 2007: Defamer Blog - Danny DeVito Thinks Crazy Eddie's Life Story Just Crazy Enough To Make A Compelling Movie by Mark Lisanti

July 12, 2007: Cond'e Nast Portfolio.com - Crazy Eddie Movie? It's Insaaaaaannne! by Liz Gunnison

June 12, 2007: Wall $treet Folly - Crazy Eddie: The Movie

June 12, 2007: NY Post Page Six - H'Wood Hot for Crazy Eddie by Richard Johnson

July 9, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Patrick Byrne Confronts His Reg. FD Demons by Gary Weiss

July 9, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - The 42nd Edition of the Carnival of Fraud by Tracy Coenen

July 2, 2007: Herb Greenberg's Market Blog - Crazy Eddie Revisited, by Herb Greenberg

July 2, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Is the Overstock.com Board Rousing From its Slumber? by Gary Weiss

June 25, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - Fascinating look into the mind of a white collar criminal by Tracy Coenen

June 25, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - The Fraud was INSANE! by Gary Weiss

June 25, 2007: New York Post - Lost and Found at Crazy Eddie Confronts 'Dirty Thug' in Scandal by Adam Buckman

June 24, 2007: Herb Greenberg's Market Blog - Crazy Eddie Interview, Upcoming CNBC Piece

June 24, 2007: AOL Money and Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Former Crazy Eddie fraud CEO and CFO to square off on CNBC by Zac Bissonnette

June 23, 2007: The FRAUDfiles blog - Interesting question posed to Patrick Byrne of Overstock.com by Tracy Coenen

June 22, 2007: Gothamist - Television Watching: Returning, Duking, Wedding, Suing, Gaming, and Crazy by Toby von Meistersinger

June 21, 2007: Inside Cable News - Crazy Eddie masterminds confront each other for the first time in 20 years on CNBC’s Business Nation…

June 21, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - Crazy Eddie v. Sam E. Antar by Tracy Coenen

June 18, 2007: AOL Money and Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Is Overstock threatening its detractors? by Zac Bissonnette

June 18, 2007: Political Mavens - Overstock.com Executive Blackmails a Critic by Gary Weiss

June 18, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Does Overstock.com Have a Board of Directors? by Gary Weiss

June 18, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - Judd Bagley is threatening people who speak out against the management and deception at Overstock.com? by Tracy Coenen

June 18, 2007: The Bizop News - The Real Story of Crazy Eddie's "Lowest Price" Guarantee by Michael Webster

June 13, 2007: DealBreaker - Art Imitates Life: HBO HF TV by Bess Levin

June 11, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Boycott Overstock.com? by Gary Weiss

June 11, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Anti-semitism on the Yahoo message boards by Tracy Coenen

June 11, 2007: The BizOp News - Why You cannot Trust and then Verify by Michael Webster

June 9, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Should Message Boards Stomp Out Anti-Semitism? by Gary Weiss

June 4, 2007: Political Mavens - News From the Corporate Sleaze Front (Overstock.com Edition) by Gary Weiss

June 4, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Overstock.com to Regulation FD: Drop Dead by Gary Weiss

May 30, 2007: O-Smear -The Paris Hilton of Corporate America... by Scipio Africanus

May 29, 2007: DealBreaker: Chief Audit Director Jumps Ship From by John Carney

May 29, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - The Private Dick that Patrick Byrne 'Forgot' by Gary Weiss

May 29, 2007: Fraudfiles Blog: The Overstock.com House of Cards by Tracy Coenen

May 25, 2007: Political Mavens - Will the Last Overstock.com Director Please Turn Out the Lights? by Gary Weiss

May 25, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Will the Last Overstock.com Director Please Turn Out the Lights? by Gary Weiss

May 22, 2007: FRAUDfiles Blog - Overstock antics and the company's code of ethics by Tracy Coenen

May 22, 2007: Seeking Alpha - Overstock.com's Ethical Dilemma: The SEC Found Out by Gary Weiss

May 21, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Overstock.com's Ethical Dilemma by Gary Weiss

May 15, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Judd Bagley Hears His Master's Voice by Gary Weiss

May 14, 2007: Seeking Alpha - Overstock.com: Weekend Diary of a "Forgotten" SEC Subpoena by Gary Weiss

May 13, 2007: The D & O Diary - Ratings Agencies and the Subprime Lending Meltdown by Kevin M. LaCroix

May 13, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Bagdad Byrne's Weekend Delusion-a thon by Gary Weiss

May 12, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne and the subpoena problem by Tracy Coenen

May 11, 2007: Gary Weiss - Did Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne Lie to the SEC? by Gary Weiss

May 11, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - More Patrick Byrne Subpoena Fallout by Gary Weiss

May 10, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - The Patrick Byrne Meltdown Continues by Gary Weiss

May 10, 2007: O-Smear - The 1281 Word "No Comment" by Scipio Africanus

May 10, 2007: Lee Distad's Professional Opinion - CEO "forgets" to tell investors he's been subpoenaed by the SEC...for over a year! by Lee Distad

May 10, 2007: Notions on High and Low Finance - A Conspiracy So Vast by Floyd Norris (subscription required)

May 10, 2007: Herb Greenberg's Market Blog - SEC Subpoenas Overstock CEO Patrick Bynre by Herb Greenberg

May 10, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - The SEC Subpoena Patrick Byrne 'Forgot' by Gary Weiss

May 9, 2007: FRAUDfiles Blog - What about that SEC subpoena, Mr. Byrne??? by Tracy Coenen

May 3, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Overstock.com Inventories Bombshell by Gary Weiss

May 2, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Is Overstock.com Misrepresenting Inventories? by Tracy Coenen

April 25, 2007: Gary Weiss - Is Overstock.com's Quarterly Delusion Matrially 'Misleading'? by Gary Weiss

April 25, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Today's Earnings Call for Overstock (OSTK) by Tracy Coenen

April 23, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Patrick Byrne Trips Over his Big Mouth, by Gary Weiss

April 17, 2007: The Fraudfiles Blog - More on Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock.com, by Sam Antar - by Tracy Coenen

April 16, 2007: Lee Distad's Professional Opinion - Sam E. Antar is Mad as Hell at Overstock.com by Lee Distad

April 16, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Tracking Patrick Byrne's Deceptions by Gary Weiss

April 11, 2007: O-Smear - Re-created panamapump post from 04/11/07 by Scipio Africanus

April 9, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - Sam Antar on Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne by Tracy Coenen

April 7, 2007: Emphera Blog - Pillar of Society by Richard Muse

April 6, 2007: The Daily Caveat - "Crazy Eddie Antar Has a Blog? by Michael David Thomas

April 4, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Sam Antar on Overstock.com and Patrick Byrne by Gary Weiss

March 30, 2007: Owner Managed Business - Watch Out for Internal Fraud

March 21, 2007: O-Smear - Covering tracks at Yahoo by Scipio Africanus

March 8, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Former fraudsters fightin' fraud by Zac Bissonnette

March 7, 2007: Zoomstart.com - The Real Crooks and Liars Website by Shane

March 5, 2007: Herb Greenberg's Market Blog - My Lunch with Two Crooks by Herb Greenberg

March 5, 2007: Marketwatch.com - What 2 Crooks Told Me Over Lunch - Commentary: "You Cannot Accept Information at Face Value" by Herb Greenberg

March 5, 2007: The D & O Diary - Institutional Investor, Lead Plaintiffs, and Opt Outs by Kevin LaCroix

March 5, 2007: Lee Distad's Professional Opinion - Feedback on the Livent accounting scandal by Lee Distad

March 3, 2007: Ideoblog - Crazy Eddie Speaks by Professor Larry E. Ribstein

March 3, 2007: Wall Street Journal (subscription required) - My Lunch with 2 Fraudsters: Food for Thought for Investors by Herb Greenberg

February 27, 2007: Lee Distad's Professional Opinion - Institute of Charterd Accountants of Ontario Sends a Message by Lee Distad

February 26, 2007: O-Smear - Controlling the Discussion about Overstock by Scipio Africanus

February 20, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - Sam Antar Gagged Again by Gary Weiss

February 12, 2007: Tick Marks - Chair of House Financial Services Committee: Frankly, It is Time to Reign in Exec Comp by Dan Meyer
February 1, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog- An Overstock Critic Silenced by Gary Weiss

January 30, 2007: Gary Weiss Blog - The Joy's of 'Muzzling' Overstock's Critics by Gary Weiss

January 27, 2007: The D & O Diary - The Content and Tming of the PCAOB's Big Four Inspection Reports by Kevin LaCroix

January 16, 2007: Lee Distad's Professional Opinion - Sam E Antar is not afraid to tell you what he thinks! by Lee Distad

January 15, 2007: The FRAUDfiles Blog - 19th Edition of the Carnival of Fraud by Tracy Coenen

January 13, 2007: The Economist's View - Crazy Eddie's "Culture of Deceit" by Mark Thoma

Januay 12, 2007: The D & O Diary - The PCAOB's Recent Audit Inspection Report by Kevin LaCroix

January 11, 2007: With Vigour and Zeal - BDO Stoy Hayward's definition of 'fraud' by Werner Kranenburg

January 9, 2007: Under The Counter Blog - That is Insane by Stock Jockey

January 7, 2007: Herb Greenberg's Market Blog - The Greenberg Method for Excessive Pay by Herb Greenberg

January 2, 2007: AOL Money & Finance (Blogging Stocks) - Interview with a reformed fraudster by Zac Bissonnette