Lance Armstrong cited hundreds of drug tests as proof he had not cheated to win the Tour de France seven times. Then he confessed to Oprah and was sued by the businesses that had paid millions for his endorsement. For decades, Bernie Madoff was able to convince not only hundreds of investors but also the Securities and Exchange Commission that his Ponzi scheme was a legitimate investment plan. Now he plans to spend the rest of his life in a federal prison.
Will it ever end?