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This Is Why You Should Never Take Moral Lessons From Films You Stopped Watching Halfway Through

Jordan Belfort (aka the Wolf of Wall Street) went to the 92nd St. Y to talk about how great and innocent and redeemed he is. The whole night was a predictable shit show with casual sexism and the like, but this bit struck me as particularly...Show More Summary

The Real 'Wolf Of Wall Street' Was At The 92nd Street Y Last Night, And It Was Cringeworthy

Hundreds of people (mostly men) packed the house at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan's Upper East Side to see the real-life "Wolf of Wall Street" Jordan Belfort. Belfort is the author of a bestselling, tell-all memoir that chronicled his boozy, drug-fueled high-flying Wall Street lifestyle running 90s-era boiler room Stratton Oakmont. Show More Summary

Yellen Will Raise The Roof Like She's Partying With Jordan Belfort

By Theo Vallee: Last month at the Jackson Hole symposium, Fed Chair Yellen stated that the economy is currently outperforming the Federal Reserve's forecasts, and if this trend persists, the federal funds rate could rise sooner and more rapidly than expected. Show More Summary

Margot Robbie Could Lead the Live-Action ‘Ghost in the Shell’ Remake

Margot Robbie made audiences know her name in a big way last year as Jordan Belfort’s second, more glamorous (sorry, Cristin Milioti) and gloriously assertive Brooklynite, lingerie-designing wife in The Wolf of Wall Street. Since then,...Show More Summary

'Wolf Of Wall Street' Jordan Belfort Is Writing A TV Show About The Excess Of Wall Streeters

Jordan Belfort — the real life stockbroker and scam artist who inspired "The Wolf of Wall Street" — is teaming up with "Rush Hour" director Brett Ratner and Australian billionaire James Packer to produce and write a “Mad Men”-style TV show about the excess of Wall Street in the 1980s. Show More Summary

Dealers Pissed 'Wolf Of Wall Street' Is Giving Their Keynote

last monthVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Jordan Belfort, aka The Wolf Of Wall Street, is set to give the keynote speech at the annual Digital Dealer Conference & Exposition. For an industry that is trying to shake their slick salesmen and ripoff artist image, some dealers are questioning the choice of speaker. Read more...

Weekend Quote: The Stories You Tell Yourself

I shared this quote on Facebook the other day and I can’t get it out of my mind: “The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” ? Jordan Belfort Because I’m currently telling myself another bull$hit story. This [...]

Herbalife Calls Bill Ackman 'The Worst Of Wall Street'

Herbalife's digital media strategy fighting off Bill Ackman's short campaign appears to include comparing the fund manager to Jordan Belfort—a convicted felon who ran a 90s-era boiler room, wrote a best-selling book and had a movie starring...Show More Summary

How Movies Trick Us Into Sympathising With The Characters We Should Hate

Let’s be honest, Jordan Belfort or Francis Underwood are not likable fictional characters. Then, why do we still sympathise so much with them when we would normally hate them and show no interest at all in what they do? More »      

Jordan Belfort, Awful Person, is Now Touring

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“Wolf of Wall Street” Jordan Belfort To Play Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall September 30th?! – The “Truth Behind His Success Tour”

TweetSo Louise Davies gave us $8,000,000 back in the ’70?s so that we could build a hall that would host Jordan fucking Belfort in 2014? OK fine. All the deets: “The Wolf of Wall Street” Jordan Belfort To Embark On His U.S. “The Truth Behind His Success Tour” Launching September 15 In Tampa, Florida THE BEST-SELLING AUTHOR [...]

"Wolf Of Wall Street" Set To Make $100 Million This Year, Warns "Greed Is Not Good"

It seems crime pays... or "committing crimes, writing about them, having them adapated into a screenplay, and made into an oscar-winning movie" pays. Jordan Belfort, the "Wolf of Wall Street", as Bloomberg reports, expects to make more...Show More Summary

Jordan Belfort: I Will Make $100M This Year to Pay Everyone Back!

Jordan Belfort, The Wolf of Wall Street, expects to earn more this year than he made at his peak as a stock broker, allowing him to repay all of his victims. “I’ll make this year more than I ever made in my best year as a broker,” Belfort told a conference in Dubai today. Show More Summary

Bonus Watch ’14: Ex-Cons

According to Jordan Belfort, a former boiler room operator who did 2.5 years for defrauding all of his Stratton Oakmont clients, 2014 is going to be a big year for convicted criminals who don’t appreciate being called convicted criminals. Show More Summary

The Wolf of Wall Street Says He Is Making $100 Million This Year

Defraud investors of more than $200 million, go to jail for a couple of years, then pocket $100 million as a reformed motivational speaker. That’s the lucrative life trajectory of Jordan Belfort, also known as the Wolf of Wall Street. The one-time stock broker, whose exploits were chronicled in last year’s blockbuster starring Leonardo DiCaprio,…

The Real Wolf Of Wall Street Says He Plans To Make $100 Million This Year From His Speaking Tour

The real-life "Wolf of Wall Street" Jordan Belfort—who is now a motivational speaker—said at a conference in Dubai that he expects to make more than $100 million from his speaking tour this year, Bloomberg News reports. Belfort is the...Show More Summary

Real-Life Wolf Of Wall Street Jordan Belfort Stormed Off Australian TV And Got Trashed By The Arby’s Guy

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : FilmDrunk

Atthispoint,thereprobablyaren’ttoomanypeopleouttherewhothinkJordanBelfortisaswellguy.Thebigquestionis,isitwrongforhimtocontinuetoprofit offalltheillegalthingshedid,orisJordanBelfortcontinuingtolivelarge simplythepricewehavetopayforhimcontinuingtomakeenoughmoneytopayoffallthepeoplehestillowes?

Guy Milking Securities Fraud Conviction For All Its Worth Offended By Questions About Fraud

Jordan Belfort is a convicted criminal. He served 22 months in prison for scamming investors out of $200 million and after that, he wrote a book about what he’d done, which Martin Scorsese adapted into a movie, which made Belfort feel cool and first name basis-y with Leonard DiCaprio. Show More Summary

Buy Axiall As Short-Term Issues Temporarily Drag Down Earnings

By Illuminati Investments: I recently finished reading the book "You Can Be A Stock Market Genius," and while it suffers from an unfortunate title that makes it sound like it might have been written by Jordan Belfort of "The Wolf OfShow More Summary

The real-life Wolf of Wall Street freaked out and ran off set during an Australian TV interview

4 months agoOdd : Death and Taxes

Jordan Belfort — AKA: The Wolf Of Wall Street — was on Australia's version of "60 Minutes." During the interview he freaked out and walked off set.

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