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  1. #1

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    Cheers(?) to Bernie Madoff...? At Least To His Wine Collection

    Madoff wine collection to be auctioned online - Yahoo! News

    I wonder what some of these bottles will go for? Click on the link to learn about Bernie Madoff's wine collection, that will go up for auction in the next few weeks. Do you think people will pay a premium for these spirits, given their previous owner?

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    These results just in...The pre-sale estimate for the 59 lots was $15,000 to $21,000. The collection ended up going for $41,530 at Wednesday's online auction. A case of 1996 Chateau Mouton-Rothschild was the top lot, fetching $6,800, above the $3,200 to $3,800 pre-sale estimate.

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    .... and to his underwear as well. A weekend auction of personal possessions seized from Bernie Madoff's Palm Beach mansion fetched $500,000, including for $200 for 14 pair of underwear and $1,350 for a collection of Madoff's favorite upscale Belgian-brand loafers, the U.S. Marshals Service said Monday. Click here to read more about what is probably the final Madoff auction....

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