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Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels

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2.3k points · 1 month ago

The guy is just pathological

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1.6k points · 1 month ago

Avenatti was previously charged in New York with trying to extort up to $25 million from Nike by threatening to expose claims that the shoemaker paid off high school basketball players to steer them to Nike-sponsored colleges. And in Los Angeles, he’s facing a multicount federal indictment alleging that he stole millions of dollars from clients, didn’t pay taxes, committed bank fraud and lied during bankruptcy proceedings.

He's a real piece of work.

level 3

That was also after he blew up. He's a classic case of flying too close to the sun.

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Dickarus needed credibility too. Fuck

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I have a good fwiend in Wome named Biggawus Dickawus...

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27 points · 1 month ago

I want him fighting wabid, wild animals within a week.

level 7

All vight! I will give you vone more chance! This time I want to hear no Vuben, no Veginalds, no Vudolf the ved-nosed Veindeers... No Thpenther Trathys! ...or we shall velease no vone!!

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The irony is that because Avenatti is involved nobody seems to care that the shoemaker paid off high school basketball players to steer them to Nike-sponsored colleges.

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25 points · 1 month ago

I guess I don't see the problem. Why is this a bad thing?

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Because college basketball is a billion dollar operation and we can't have any of those pesky players getting a slice of the pie.

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Stu dent ath ole tes

I like that sir!

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Because there is a façade upheld in college sports which purports that student athletes are amateurs and should not be paid, but this surreptitious business still happens and it undermines the entire premise behind refusing to pay the players.

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Oh how the turntables.

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Has there ever been a rise to and fall from political fame faster than his?

Mooch, I guess.

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