The word on

One of the central theses of The Story of Deep Capture, Mark Mitchell’s epic work of media criticism, is that the staff of is overwhelmingly beholden to the interests of a few criminal,...
Judd Bagley
3 min read

The Final Word on Gary Weiss and Wikipedia

One of the strangest things I’ve ever seen is how Gary Weiss deals with getting caught in a lie. A great example of this is his denial of so much as editing Wikipedia, in...
Judd Bagley
3 min read

Roger and Me: insights into the dark world of stock manipulation

The first several posts published on dealt with former BusinessWeek reporter Gary Weiss and his abuse of blogs, Wikipedia and message boards in defense of illegal stock market manipulation. Almost immediately after publishing...
Judd Bagley
7 min read

Daniel Loeb's First Amendment Riot

In late 2005, I spent over four hours interviewing CEO Patrick Byrne as part of a podcast series on entrepreneurship I created. After I published the audio of the interview, somebody posted a...
Patrick Byrne
4 min read

Deep Capture Podcast: Episode 2

This episode includes clips of Patrick Byrne’s recent interview on the Terry Gilberg radio talk show, in addition to a brief look at the role of stock message board “bashers” in the manipulation process....
Judd Bagley
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