Gordon Gekko

10.12.17

'Wall Street' Is a Direct Reflection of Trump's America

Thirty years later, Oliver Stone's douchebag monument is pretty spot-on about the mess we’re in.

10.23.15

The Smartphone Game Where In-App Purchases Are Real-World Stocks and Shares

"We think the stock market is the biggest and best game in the world."

3.13.15

Are White-Collar Crime Registries the Key to Preventing Another Financial Crisis?

On Wednesday, the Utah State Legislature created a sex-offender-style registry for warning the public about Utah's Gordon Gekkos. The idea might just catch on.

12.25.14

The Peony Pavilion

For a long time, my wife and her friends referred to me as the Peacock. An inferior man who tries to seduce a woman by speaking about his hardships: "to fan out." As in, to open his feathers. Show off his tail.

12.18.14

When Wall Street Came to London

A look back at how British banking institutions were taken over by their Wall Street counterparts and the hardworking, hard-gambling culture of global finance as we know it took shape.

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