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A Scarily Accurate Parody That Shows How Fake Companies Are Hiding Corrupt Profits

Don't worry. Arms dealers, traffickers, and the company they keep will get all the money they earn — and it will all be legal.


As this parody spells out, dodging tax and hiding away money is easy work. In fact, there are UK phantom firms — fake companies used to hide illegal cash — that make it all that much easier. Corruption is rife; but what's worse is that there are laws in place that essentially make it legal. Find out more about the dirty trade in this article.
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When Jonathan Irons was 16, he was put on trial for burglary and assault with a weapon. According to CBS Sports, Irons was tried as adult, and an all-white jury found him guilty—despite there being no witnesses, no fingerprints, no footprints, and no DNA proving his guilt.

Irons began his 50-year sentence in a Missouri state prison in 1998. Now, 22 years later, he's a free man, largely thanks to the tireless efforts of a WNBA superstar.

Maya Moore is arguably the most decorated professional women's basketball player in the U.S. A first-round draft pick in 2011, she's played for the Minnesota Lynx, where she became a six-time WNBA All-Star, a five-time All-WNBA First Team player, a four-time WNBA champion, and the WNBA Most Valuable Player in 2014.

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