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Offramp wrote:
On 6 Apr, 03:03, " wrote:

The Serbian financier of dubious repute who proffered $5 million of
his bank's money

Why do people use the word proffered?

'People' don't; Pompous third-rate Journalists do.

Was he carrying the money on a red velvet pillow with gold tassels?

I wonder why the guy was extradited to Holland.

What's Holland got to do, got to do with it?

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