Pennies For Peace, Stones For Schools, but Dollars For Greg Mortenson Fictions

Yeah, we miss NMT being the lone internet destination for criticism of the TCOT auto-hagiography of Greg Mortenson. Jon Krakauer’s expose validates our suspicions, although it fails to explore the likely role the CIA played lubricating the works. Yet even today Mortenson’s acolytes still defend his million little fictions as serving a good cause, and his non-school building expenditures as whims due their imperfect savior. So let’s be clear about Mortenson’s dishonest finances. With the Pennies For Peace raised by schoolchildren, Mortenson buys copies of his own books, at retail price, to boost their rankings, and to ensure his author royalties, which do not flow back to his charity CAI, while it pays the expenses to promote his books.

Eric Verlo

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3 Responses to Pennies For Peace, Stones For Schools, but Dollars For Greg Mortenson Fictions

  1. What would be neater still is if the tracking software the Fanatic Club used to target us was provided by the CIA and somebody could prove it.

  2. Avatar Brother Jonah says:

    So, are you selling, women, dope or d) all of the above?

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