Jon Stewart Facepalm
April 16, 2011 Leave a comment
The official statement of the FBI agent in charge of the online-poker fraud indictments:
These defendants, knowing full well that their business with U.S. customers and U.S. banks was illegal, tried to stack the deck,” said Janice Fedarcyk, FBI assistant director-in-charge. “They lied to banks about the true nature of their business. Then, some of the defendants found banks willing to flout the law for a fee. The defendants bet the house that they could continue their scheme, and they lost.
Somewhere, someplace, there’s a press assistant who is way too pleased with himself.