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Madoff's Skivvies Fetch $200 at Auction

Sale raises $400K to go to victims

(Newser) - It's questionable why anyone would pay $200 for used underwear, but the definition of "collector's item" sank even to that level yesterday as the contents of Bernie Madoff's Palm Beach mansion went on the auction block. “It’s history! It’s the big thing! It’... More »

Madoff Auction Makes $2M

Bernie's used boxers: The perfect holiday gift!

(Newser) - If ever you had a desire to buy a pair of Bernie Madoff’s cuticle scissors … you missed your chance. More of the Ponzi schemer’s stuff , including, yes, cuticle scissors, was auctioned off yesterday. The sale grossed more than $2 million—quite a bit more than the $1.... More »

Madoff's Piano, Slippers on Auction Block

400 personal items up for sale to help repay Ponzi schemer's victims

(Newser) - Seekers of Ponzi scheme memorabilia will be able to snap up more of Bernard Madoff's possessions at an auction next month. The shamed financier's Steinway grand piano, silverware, and even his monogrammed slippers will be on the auction block. The proceeds will be used to repay victims of his multi-billion-dollar... More »

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