New York Times
reporter Timothy O'Brien's 2005 book TrumpNation took a skeptical look at Donald Trump and his empire, asserting that Trump is worth between $150 million and $200 million -- a small fraction of the $5 billion net worth Trump claims.
Donald Trump was none too pleased. In fact, he sued O'Brien for defamation, and The Wall Street Journal has published (subscription required) some excerpts from the depositions of Mr. Trump -- and they don't make him look too good. Some choice clips and my belittling commentary: