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Book review: Madoff ruined his own life along with many others

Sunday, September 30, 2012
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By now most people have formed an opinion about Bernie Madoff, the mastermind behind the astonishing $65 billion dollar Ponzi scheme. That opinion is most likely one of disgust, anger and disbelief that someone could commit such an atrocity. Yet after reading “The Wizard of Lies” by Diana B. Henriques, my view of Madoff has changed somewhat. I now see the human failings of the man, and I’m amazed at how he was able to pull off such a scam....

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