You can find the links to the 7 part Howard Lederer Pokernews interview on the history of the Full Tilt Poker partnership here.
The Andy Bloch interview by Diamond Flush is here. (As far as their stories lining up, it's worth nothing that Andy is engaged to a woman rumored to be Howard's niece.)
The following song goes out to Chris Ferguson and Ray Bitar
Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money)You can tell I'm educated, I studied at the Sorbonne
Doctored in mathematics, I could have been a don
I can program a computer, choose the perfect time
If you've got the inclination, I have got the crime