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The Wolf of O Street

The Wolf of O Street

Finance involves projecting the rate of return on an investment over a period of time. Javier Arguello, a fourth-year junior in the McDonough School of Business, has a 20-year plan. That’s how long Arguello expects it will take him to make his first billion. With such audacious ambition and a penchant for showmanship, Arguello has[Read More…]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Features, The Guide
Intoxicating Scorsese Film Idolizes Greed

Intoxicating Scorsese Film Idolizes Greed

3.5/5 stars The obnoxious and vulgar stock traders at the notorious Stratton Oakmont firm only quiet down to hear founder Jordan Belfort speak. The high-pressure traders are worthless without telephones, Belfort says, the same way an M16 assault rifle is worthless without a highly trained Marine. The traders are enraptured[Read More…]

by December 26, 2013 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide
Fall Films May Save Dry Summer

Fall Films May Save Dry Summer

The defining word of this past blockbuster season was “disappointment.” While the slate of films that came out this summer was never expected to be inspiring, especially when compared to last year’s lineup, disappointment, ranging from mild (Iron Man 3) to moderate (Man of Steel) to extreme (Elysium), seemed to[Read More…]

by August 30, 2013 0 comments The Guide