Full PFG CEO Suicide Note

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"I have committed fraud. For this I feel constant and intense guilt...


The forgeries started nearly twenty years ago...


Should I go out of business or cheat...


I guess my ego was too big to admit failure..."


CEO Suicide note details:


Full Affidavit here:

PGF Affidavit

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Fri, 07/13/2012 - 14:57 | 2613936 Roy Bush
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These guys are so incompetent.  They can't even kill themselves.  Can it really be that hard?

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:01 | 2613954 johnQpublic
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no shit

better luck next time on that suicide attemp

we are pulling for his future success


Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:04 | 2613965 Roy Bush
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Hopefully there will be a time whern they won't even have the option to kill themselves. 

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:05 | 2613978 SheepRevolution
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Perhaps there is no printing press for fiat money in hell, so he changed his mind and decided to stay alive?

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:15 | 2614060 skistroni
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He should have hired one of the "investors" in his company to do the job. It would be less costly and most of all, effective.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:24 | 2614109 Troll Magnet
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at least the guy still had some conscience to admit his misdeeds and shortcomings.  where the fuck is corzine?

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:40 | 2614186 whstlblwr
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His 'ego was too big to admit failure' so he says it's the reason he cheated. Why does this sound too familiar? Across the board it is happening in the world. No upstanding guys around. Where are heroes for us to look up to? All slimy politicians and corporate whores. Even Ron Paul runs over his supporters for cash. You think he quits the race and holds on to his supporter list. His words were right, but his actions...sleezeball.

This country needs a good cleaning out. Anyone not involved in local elections and local work needs to get off your ass now.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:43 | 2614202 Stackers
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More and better funded regulation surely would have caught him.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:45 | 2614214 whstlblwr
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Not if it's funded by him

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:48 | 2614228 Manthong
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"There are three ways to make a living in this business: be first, be smarter, or cheat."

-Margin Call

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:15 | 2614563 smiler03
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 "Later in the signed statement..."

That suggests to me that this is NOT as claimed, a "Full PFG CEO Suicide Note". Sloppy journalism.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 18:12 | 2614682 Bananamerican
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"I have committed fraud. For this I feel constant and intense guilt...

The forgeries started nearly twenty years ago..."


i lolled....


it's the "constant" part that gets 'em every time

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:17 | 2614571 SilverIsKing
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OK, the guy fucked up big time but you gotta admit one thing.

He has big fucking balls.


Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:31 | 2614595 caconhma
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We are good on fraud! Just look below.

Syria's army ambushed and prevented the massacre

13. July 2012

Dmitry Glushach


Terrorist groups were planning to commit the massacre in the village Tarmisa, a suburb of Hama. As a result of the radio communication intercept, Syrian security forces staged their ambush. 122 terrorists were killed and 40 were taken prisoners. The civilian massacre was averted. Corrupt Western media was ready for the civilian massacre information dump but there were problems. Now, they have pictures of dead terrorists portrayed as massacred civilians. Below are photo of CIA/Mossad mercenaries before and after the ambush.



Sorry, ZeroHedge is not allowing to paste pictures.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 18:32 | 2614715 Questan1913
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Very good to know he has at least one admiring fan out there.  Just a poor victim of circumstances, totally beyond his control.  Actually, it's  mostly the fault of those that deposited funds in his enterprise; they are at least partly complicit.  Maybe you could be a character reference for him at trial.  Yours would be the "big fucking balls" testimonial.  Gotta be worth something, eh?

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 23:58 | 2615196 Harlequin001
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Niot only 'big fucking balls' but a shit load of other people's money.

Hardly a mitigating factor...

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 19:08 | 2614789 nmewn
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"More and better funded regulation surely would have caught him."

Maybe you didn't read all the way to the end of his note..."and regulators accepted them without question."...regulators are mostly in rubber stamping & processing mode...that will never change.

On the bright side, his trial will be short ;-)

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 04:29 | 2615336 zhandax
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Bingo!  None of this matters until TPTB realize that he did not grease the appropriate wheels necessary to ignore this mess and it becomes obvious that he could be displayed on MSM as a poster boy to prove graham-dodd really works

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 16:01 | 2614281 runlevel
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the fuck are you talking about?

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 18:13 | 2614300 whstlblwr
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In the PFG suicide note he tells us his ego is too big for failure. That's the fuck I'm talking about.

Bernanke's ego is too big for failure, all the fucking banker's egos are too big. They all fucking failed. Obama failed. Instead of manning up they're throwing all of us under the fucking bus.

And if you're referring to the RP comment. Wake the fuck up. The guy sold us out.

edit: I'm still going to Tampa mostly to meet others there to plan for the future. Definitely not sending his campaign money. Is it the worst campaign in the world or what? The minute it looks like he wins, he cancels his campaign and asks for money. Can't make that shit up.

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 14:58 | 2616170 prole
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Very clever RP bashing there friend.

You know who your true friends are: The ones who kick you in the head when you are down.

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 00:37 | 2615234 Diogenes
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Out raising money for Obama.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:30 | 2614137 _ConanTheLibert...
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or maybe John Perkins

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:06 | 2613991 Cheesy Bastard
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I guess his ego wasn't too big to admit failure at suicide.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 19:29 | 2614818 nmewn
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White collar criminals are a funny sort...they can do immense damage year after year and their conscience never seems gets to them...as they are not the ones being damaged.

The uncomplicated thought of sticking a .357 in his mouth never occured to him I guess...why, that might cause himself some real damage and ruin the bedroom paint job.

If he happens to get put in ass pounding prison with a cell mate who lost his house a year or two ago and made one bad decision to stick up a convience store and he relates his multiple bad decisions to this cell mate (who I assume could be, otherwise, as ethically upright as you or I) he may get a real life lesson.

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 04:52 | 2615340 zhandax
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I almost hate to wish that upon this poor schmuck, given corizine still walks free, but failure to keep accounts segregated should result in the worst outcome currently possible

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 08:28 | 2615427 Widowmaker
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I sure as fuck don't.  These faggots in pinstripes pacing in ivory towers want nothing more than fuck you over and destroy all that is not theirs (in the name of "economic growth").  

Internal policies, regulatory rules, laws, ethics, morals and common decency are totally meaningless in their world of racketeering and pilfering common man.

ZH posters by in large are completely clueless how life works "at the top."     

You are nothing but meat that they self-serve to themselves and then grind up and serve rotten to some other poor fuck.

The more faggot-banker blood on the pavement the better.



Sat, 07/14/2012 - 13:46 | 2616011 zhandax
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We are in complete agreement.  The essence of what I was trying to express is that hanging some ass-hat in a cornstalk tower in Iowa out to dry simply allows the pols a talking point that they 'did something' while expressly allowing the thieves in the real ivory towers of Manhattan to walk free.  I am offended that the pols get some credit while completely avoiding addressing the real problem created by the same criminals who pay said pols.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:05 | 2613986 Hippocratic Oaf
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There may be hope, maybe he's a ZH reader.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:16 | 2614064 noses
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I wouldn't really want to buy his futures – can't have that many left.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 16:24 | 2614363 grid-b-gone
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If they'd just employ some robo-whackers for $15 per hour, they could hit their targets.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 19:40 | 2614846 monoloco
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As soon as he recovers, he should be hanged.

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 00:02 | 2615201 torak
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We can only hope he is a role for the rest of the pond scum in the financial world.  Perhaps they can get it right.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:03 | 2613977 resurger
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Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:04 | 2613979 Debtless
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Repost, since I care that much.

I offer my marksmanship expertise to any and all banksters/politicians/plain old assholes who wish to off themselves properly.

Services guaranteed.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 19:27 | 2614811 HungrySeagull
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That would be something I understand as well.

The fatal T being the word.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:05 | 2613987 Desert Irish
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If you REALLY intended to kill yourself......now he can claim depression and all manner of ills that some money grubbing shrink and laywer will be all over....

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:09 | 2614014 azzhatter
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I believe the old saying is nobody "tries" to commit suicide. You either do it or it's fake.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:17 | 2614071 MeBizarro
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Plenty of people try to commit suicide and are unsuccessful for a variety of reasons. 

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:28 | 2614133 MeBizarro
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You can post a simple fact on here that isn't even debateable (most suicide attempts fail) and yet it gets a massive amount of thumbs down for some reason on here. 

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:35 | 2614163 Desert Irish
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3 down votes are massive!! you get more for grammatical errors here.......harden the fuck up

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:46 | 2614216 Cugel
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Ease up on him. He's already failed at suicide.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:22 | 2614576 smiler03
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 "Plenty of people try to commit suicide and are unsuccessful for a variety of reasons." 

"You can post a simple fact on here that isn't even debateable (most suicide attempts fail) and yet it gets a massive amount of thumbs down for some reason on here."

Welcome to ZH, where the readers have no logic and are incapable of simple reasoning. 


Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:30 | 2614592 akak
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So then what keeps you hanging around here, you abrasive and arrogant Eurotrash asswipe?

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 15:02 | 2616176 prole
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I heard he's here strictly for the blobbing

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 15:42 | 2614195 Debtless
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You might be better off hanging out at Marketwatch.

With all the thin-skinned cunts over there. Just sayin'.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 16:28 | 2614378 Itch
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The most incompetent guy i ever knew successfully killed himself. A belt around the door, made sure the door was locked, threw up the rope and away he went. Nothing to it logistically, just takes a lot of nerve. If someone wants to die they will get their wish, most attempts are cries for help though. If this guy wanted to die, he would have gone to a secluded place and went quietly. These big pantomime gestures are suspect, maybe his lawyer put him up to it, who knows.

Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:24 | 2614582 smiler03
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+1 You're an endangered species here.

Sat, 07/14/2012 - 08:22 | 2615431 Widowmaker
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You are rigtht, King-faggot Paulson's TARP was a cry for help.

Then the first paid were all the fraud fuckups with record bonuses out of your future covering up their fraud Inc worldwide.

So, what you are saying is a belt above a door is a bunch of pussies crying to fuck everyone else over when they locked themselves in and YOU get hung..


Fri, 07/13/2012 - 17:41 | 2614610 Red Heeler
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"Plenty of people try to commit suicide and are unsuccessful for a variety of reasons."

I'll go along with that. When I was younger I tried to fornicate myself to death. No dice.

Now I'm trying to drink myself to death with the same result.

I blame Lisa, Laura, Rose, Jackie, Beth, Tanya, Patty, Patti, Christine, and Jack Daniels for my current state of animation.

Mr. PFG, that pathetic bastard, is just looking for sympathy.

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