A handful of wealthy people, including Felicity Huffman and husband William H. Macy, Lori Loughlin, and CEOs are implicated in a college admissions cheating scandal, because apparently rich people just can’t get enough fake prestige. Because this is overwhelming discussion elsewhere, this is a separate thread in which to discuss this news.
News story here: http://fortune.com/2019/03/12/loughlin-huffman-college-cheating-scandal-admissions/
And there’s an interesting archived article about how the rich often get into Ivies here. You’ll need to copy the link and paste it into your browser, it won’t work just clicking it: https://web.archive.org/web/20161215042426/http://gawker.com/how-the-rich-get-into-ivies-behind-the-scenes-of-elite-1699066450