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Scams – “Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found”- Suketu Mehta

September 3rd, 2011 · No Comments · India

A man who has made his money through a scam is more respected than a man who has made his money through hard work, because the ethic of Bombay is quick upward mobility and a scam is a shortcut. A scam shows good business sense and a quick mind. Anyone can work hard and make money. What’s to admire about that? But a well-executed scam? Now, there’s a thing of beauty!

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