Tyler Shultz

Equal-opportunity scamming: Theranos stole from the rich


It's not easy, I'd guess, to get the rich to hand you their money. Elizabeth Holmes had the right elements -- charisma, self-assurance ... and a product that seemed great, even though it didn't work. Now she's the subject of two current documentaries, plus a book and an upcoming movie. Here's the story I sent to papers:

By Mike Hughes

We used to think
scams were just for rubes and suckers. Slick grifters cheated the
unsuspecting.