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'Girls Gone Wild' Internship War

Temple Member Takes Blame ...

Oy, Please Don't Call the Feds!!!

4/26/2012 12:39 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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The Feds can officially stand down ... because a member of an L.A. synagogue has just accepted responsibility for a charity auction that somehow involved "Girls Gone Wild," a U.S. Senator, and the FBI.

To quickly recap -- the synagogue (Wilshire Boulevard Temple) recently auctioned off a summer internship position at the offices of Arkansas Senator Mark Pryor to help raise money for charity -- and GGW honcho Joe Francis won ... planning to give the position to the winner of his "Hottest Girl in America" competition.

Needless to say, Mark Pryor's office flipped out -- insisting it never sanctioned ANY intern auction -- and then reached out to the FBI to investigate the matter.

But a member of Wilshire Blvd. Temple named Chad Brownstein just sent a letter to Pryor's office, clarifying the whole SNAFU -- claiming he suggested the idea of auctioning off an internship position at Mark's office during a recent fundraising brainstorm session at the synagogue.

Chad says it quickly snowballed without his knowledge -- and the auction somehow went live on the Internet. Chad blames the whole thing on a "miscommunication."

Chad writes, "I wish there was something else I could say other than I am sorry."

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opjones    

@Giadas_Boobs for great commentary

808 days ago
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My Big Salami    

Thanks Joe Francis for the GIRLS GONE WILD Videos! I have enjoyed them for years. You are a true genius!

808 days ago
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John Balzer    

Pryor calling for an investigation was a smoke screen. He and his big bucks lobbyist pal had visited the temple together before the auction took place. This is exactly like it looks, a dirty deal. Big money, sex, corruption, business as usual in Washington.

807 days ago
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cass    

Well Played Joe Francis!

807 days ago
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cekeste    

Yeah, everyone here is innocent... pure as the driven snow.

807 days ago
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GigglesGalore    

Shame on all of you for thinking that a politician is capable of lying or taking bribes.

807 days ago
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John_Dunkel    

I wonder what would have happened if any other John Doe had won the auction. Would that guy gotten his money back since this "mishap" would have never come to daylight? I doubt it. I think the feds still might wanna look into this. Sounds like this temple is running some sort of scam unless that senator was involved in this auction after all and now just doesn't want to be affiliated with Girls Gone Wild especially with this secret service scandal going on.

807 days ago
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Louis    

Chad's brother was just convicted of insider trading - bad year for the family

807 days ago
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Leah    

Is this the same Chad Brownstein whose brother Bo Brownstein is headed to jail in Denver for insider trading?!?

807 days ago
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izandroro    

Since Chad found out he could go to jail for this stupid trick, it's a communication mistake.

807 days ago
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RoseCarolina    

as Billy said I'm stunned that someone can get paid $9872 in a few weeks on the internet. have you read this web link.SEE More

807 days ago
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Grouchy Smurf    

Sounds like a clear case of fraud to me. Someone needs to spend some time in federal prison.

807 days ago
13.

Larry    

Why is this cir***cised penile pinhead with excellent tooth caps still in the news? Go away you pissy little douchebag!!

807 days ago
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Panamaed    

Maybe if we auction off all the positions and put the money in the General Fund we could bail ourselves out....

806 days ago

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