Thursday, February 15, 2007

The extremes of authoritarianism

BBC News - Chinese man to hang for ant scam
A Chinese company chairman has been sentenced to death for running a scam involving giant ants.

Wang Zhendong promised investors returns of up to 60% if they put money into the fictitious ant-breeding project, the court heard.
I guess it is a good thing for Kenneth Lay that he doesn't live in China.

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