This week, we cover the life of real estate mogul and international gambling sensation Kashiwagi Akio. Who was he? How did he become an internationally famous gambler? Why was he mysteriously murdered? And how the hell does none other than Donald Trump fit into this?
A Los Angeles Times obituary for Kashiwagi, written one month after his death.
“The Whale that Nearly Drowned the Donald,” A Politico piece on the Trump-Kashiwagi showdown.
A New York Times piece on the murder.