Who Funded FTX and Why? That Is One of the Key issues

If you are familiar with the old comedy trio, the Three Stooges, I bet you can spot a resemblance between Larry Fine and Sam Bankman-Fried. Are they related?

Larry Fines

Sam Bankman-Fried

One big difference — Larry Fine was funny; Bankman-Fried is not.

What has many people scratching their heads is how this kid could wind up at the top of a multi-billion dollar enterprise and convince so many supposedly shrewd Wall Street financiers to throw money at him?

Which brings me to the following tweet. This is your chance to drill down and help try to unravel how this whole scam got started. I asked the question earlier today, who bankrolled this start-up. A wise and good friend sent me this.