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    Anna Gristina: Hand Over The Pigpen And No One Gets Hurt!

    Remember Anna Gristina? Woman accused of, and imprisoned for, allegedly running a brothel (supposedly in […]

    / Sep 24, 2013 at 2:00 PM
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    Luxury Building One57 Can Kiss Several Pig-Loving, Nude Dance Show-Performing Would-Be Tenants Good-Bye

    Ireland’s long, hard struggle to avoid becoming Greece without the beaches or sunshine has at last borne fruit.

    / Feb 8, 2013 at 2:02 PM
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    Accused Madam’s Pigs Can Breathe A Cautiously Optimistic Sigh Of Relief

    April 3, 2012: Report details ease with which alleged madam and so-called animal lover Anna […]

    / Jun 12, 2012 at 1:32 PM
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    Accused Madam’s Pigs May Want To Watch Their Backs

    April 3, 2012: Report details ease with which alleged madam and so-called animal lover Anna […]

    / Apr 9, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    Who Wants To Adopt Anna Gristina’s Pigs?

    Back in March, a woman named Anna Gristina was arrested for allegedly running a whorehouse out of an East 78th Street apartment, with plans to go global. In that time, we’ve learned a good bit about Gristina (who goes by Anna Scotland professionally), who currently remains incarcerated on Riker’s Island. For instance, at the time of her arrest, she was meeting with a friend and broker who was supposedly helping her line up financing to expand the venture (which she maintains was an upscale dating site), she paid her hookers well, and she was an animal lover. Emphasis on the past tense because apparently anyone can be an animal lover until push comes to shove and mommy needs money for legal fees. Then it’s good-bye lush accommodations upstate, hello slaughterhouse.

    An accused Upper East Side brothel boss is so hard up for cash that she’s had to evict most of the pigs she keeps in her upstate home to save money while she remains locked up in jail on $2 million bond. The family of accused madam Anna Gristina, who’s got a soft spot for porkers, has sent away all but two of the seven rescue pigs she keeps in order to save the hundreds of dollars per month she spends in upkeep for them at her Orange County farm, her husband said yesterday. “My son was really upset,” Gristina’s hubby Kelvin Gorr said of the decision to relocate those hogs to two other farms. “He was crying,” Gorr said of the boy, 9-year-old Nicholas. “Anna, too, was upset,” the real-estate agent Gorr said. “But there’s nothing we can do.” But Gorr assured, “They’re not going to be eaten.”blockquote>

    Oh really? That’s interesting because most people wouldn’t make a claim like “they’re not going to be eaten” without explaining what WILL happen to them instead, unless you are prevaricating in flagrante. So. Apparently it falls to us. If anyone has an interest in taking in one of these pigs, speak up now. Lest the idea cross your mind that a certain hedge fund manager will be opening his doors, let me stop you right there– there’s no room at that inn.

    / Apr 3, 2012 at 2:59 PM
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    Manhattan DA Pumps The Brakes On Mom/Madam’s Brothel Just As It Was About To Really Take Off With The Help Of Her Contacts In The Business World

    [caption id="attachment_69903" align="alignleft" width="240" caption="HQ on East 78th Street"][/caption]As the entrepreneurial among us know, successful, brand name business don’t just happen overnight. They take blood, sweat, tears and in some cases, other bodily fluids, that the public never sees. Anna Gristina was nearly there. The mother of four (who went by the name “Anna Scotland” professionally) had been providing hookers for to “wealthy, powerful men” (“politicians, top-law enforcement, influential lawyers, bankers, entertainment execs and Fortune 500 businessmen”) out of an Upper East Side whorehouse for a decade and a half, had developed a thriving client list willing to pay between $1000 (for a “Dream Girl”) to $2000+ (for an “Ultimate Elite Model”) per appointment, and made millions in the process. She was ready for the big time. Just the other day, in fact, Gristina/Scotland was sitting down at the office of her friend and business associate, a Morgan Stanley employee, to hear his plan for “expanding her operation through the Internet.” And then this happened.

    The petite, blond Gristina was caught on wiretaps claiming “to have made millions over the 15 or so years she has been in business as a madam,” Linehan said, according to newly released transcripts of the Feb. 23 hearing…Known in the industry as “Anna Scotland,’’ the Scottish native was nailed as part of a five-year investigation by the DA’s Official Corruption Unit, which probes NYPD and other uniformed officers for possible misconduct. At one point, Gristina was caught on tape saying her law-enforcement pals were “poised to help her out, to let her know if there is trouble on the front that she needs to be concerned about, particularly back during the Eliot Spitzer investigation,” Linehan said, referring to the former governor’s hooker scandal. An arrest warrant was issued for Gristina last month.

    When cops arrived at her upstate home, where she rescues wild pigs and raises pit bulls, they didn’t find anyone — but a wild boar chased a police officer around, the sources said. Gristina was nabbed soon after in the office of a Morgan Stanley banker and “close friend.’’

    It’s unclear if the friend was part of MS’s dominant tech team (and was entertaining Gristina/Scotland at HQ*) but knowing they tend to go after big fish companies about to pop it’s highly probable.**

    Hot mama is kink link to rich: DA [NYP]
    High-end madam busted for running upper East Side brothel is a suburban mom with four children [NYDN]

    *I know the tech team is based in California– MAYBE THIS DEAL WAS SO HUGE THE GUY WANTED TO INTRODUCE GRISTINA/SCOTLAND TO BIG JIM.
    **In our minds. Just let us have this.

    / Mar 6, 2012 at 12:43 PM
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    Which CEO Said It: “The Only Meat I’m Eating Is Meat From Animals I’ve Killed Myself”

    “This year, my personal challenge is around being thankful for the food I have to […]

    / May 26, 2011 at 3:33 PM
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    Hedge Fund Manager Prepares For End Of The World, When He’ll Have To Be A Farmer

    “A friend of mine is actually the largest owner of agricultural land in Uruguay,” said […]

    / May 18, 2011 at 12:23 PM
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    Oliver Stone Has Come To Accept That You Can’t Get Mad At Hedge Funds For Ruining Children’s Birthday Parties, Other Stuff; That’s Just What ‘Pigs’ Do

    For the first anniversary of Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps, Bloomberg rang up Oliver […]

    / Mar 28, 2011 at 9:47 AM
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    Lisa And Phil Falcone Have A Pig Who Can Play The Piano

    Pay a visit to that mansion, however, and it quickly becomes clear that life chez […]

    / May 7, 2010 at 3:11 PM
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    Caption Contest Friday

    [A participant in yesterday’s festivities, waiting downtown to give Lloyd a mustache ride. ] Yesterday’s […]

    / Apr 30, 2010 at 1:58 PM
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    Phil And Lisa Falcone Sued For (Allegedly Grabbing) House Manager’s Balls

    So….Harbinger head Phil Falcone and his wife Lisaare being sued by their former house manager, […]

    / Feb 18, 2010 at 3:46 PM