Patrick Byrne

  https://www.deepcapture.com A concerned citizen who has been hunting the oligarchy and Deep State since 2004. My actions forced me to abandon recently my 2,000 colleagues at Overstock.com. Help them out by going to Overstock.com and making a purchase.

   



231 Stories by Patrick Byrne

Rut Roh. The “Stock Manipulator” Meme Finally Escapes the Box. Somebody Call Somebody.

“Minkow’s manipulation of the market … caused a severe drop in the stock prices of a large local corporation. This type of deceit and...
39 6 min read

Memo to Barry Minkow and Sam Antar: Roll Early, Roll Often

An email Sam Antar sent on May, 2010 puked out of my junk email folder today.  Note that besides addressing it to me,  the...
8 10 min read

The Honorable Gill Freeman Throws Book at Barry Minkow, Nicks Paymaster Sam Antar. Plus, A Question for Whitney Tilson, Minkow Paymaster #2

Barry Minkow spent last week in plea negotiations regarding a federal indictment on which he is hoping to receive only 5 years, says his...
27 13 min read

Today’s “If Only There Were a Pattern” Moment: Sam Antar Crony Barry Minkow Still a Crook. Who Knew?

Today was a red-letter day for Barry Minkow and Sam Antar, who have provided DeepCapture so many Rosencrantz and Guildenstern moments. To summarize: 1)...
23 3 min read

Truman Show Moments and Doublethink on the Road to Deep Capture

You may remember Peter Weir’s 1998 film, The Truman Show, in which the protagonist (Jim Carrey) is enjoying what he perceives as a picture-perfect...
31 9 min read

Fortune Magazine Gets the Vapors Defending Goldman Sachs

“I am really going to enjoy watching Goldman Sachs try to justify its nefarious schemes to a jury box with 12 Americans in it,’...
79 2 min read

Deep Capture: The Elevator Pitch

Point #1: Agents in a marketplace first commit to a trade, and then exchange the property rights they committed to trade.  The financial jargon...
66 3 min read

Goldman Sachs Makes New Attempt at Humor With Old Canard

On Thursday Overstock, a company for which I work by day (and most evenings and weekends, too) issued the following press release: “Overstock Adding...
34 42 sec read

On Grandmothers, Dog Food, and Wall Street Porsches (Bethany McLean, Fortune Magazine)

Readers may have noticed my relative absence of late. I assure you that the mission of DeepCapture is often front-of-mind, but to pay the...
15 1 min read

The Foreclosure Crisis: Punchline to a Michael Lewis Joke from 2008?

The foreclosure crisis is being written and spoken of as though it were exclusively a paperwork crisis. For example, an October 18, 2010 Associated...
53 3 min read