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Top ten largest bankruptcy scandals in the US

Top ten largest bankruptcy scandals in the US

Top ten largest bankruptcy scandals in the US

The world’s financial crisis struck first in the United States, increasing the number of bankruptcy filings. Top ten bankrupt companies depending on the assets value are:

1. Lehman Brothers Holdings $691 billion in assets on 15th September 2008;

2. Washing Mutual with $327.9 billion in assets on 26th September 2008; (more…)

Lindsay Lohan, a fallen angel

Lindsay Lohan, a fallen angel

Lindsay Lohan, a fallen angel

Lindsay Dee Lohan is a young American actress, model and pop singer-songwriter that started her career as a child fashion model. At only 11 years old she debuted in the movie industry with a role in “The Parent Trap”.

Because of her premature contact with celebrity life and having almost o childhood, she is having now a very tumultuous life. Due to the party-all-the-time style of life that she is living since teenage, Lohan was photographed by paparazzi in shameful situations.

Lohan performed in over 20 movies and since she launched her musical carrier in 2004, she released two albums, “Speak” and “A Little More Personal”. Her discography also holds seven singles and five music videos. (more…)

Silvio Berlusconi, the most famous Italian politician

Silvio Berlusconi, the most famous Italian politician

Silvio Berlusconi, the most famous Italian politician

Now, at the age of 72, Silvio Berlusconi is considered to be among Italy’s richest men. Is estimated that his fortune worth $6.5 billion. Berlusconi is also the most controversial public figure in Italy. He won a third term as prime minister in 2008 and currently owns a business empire that expands from media and advertising to insurance, food and construction. He also owns AC Milan, one of the top Italian football clubs, considered one of the best European teams. (more…)

Top 5 sexual scandals in sport

Top 5 sexual scandals in sport

Top 5 sexual scandals in sport

These are the most famous athletes who have undergone sex scandals in the press, or even in the courts:

Cristiano Ronaldo

The new secret mistress of the Real Madrid’s star is called Fernanda and is paid 2,500 euro per night.  The English magazine “News of the World” says that further than sexual services, Fernanda also offers to her customers doses of cocaine.

Tiger Woods

The scandal started with the first discovered mistress, and then appeared the second, and eventually he ended up with 19 lovers! U.S. golf player, who seemed to have a perfect family life, revealed his passionate side in the press, losing the public appreciation and huge advertising contracts. (more…)