Tag archive for ‘Christie’
Vered Weiss On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

‘Dr. Doom’ Nouriel Roubini Exposes Ugly Side of the Art Market

While the SEC regulates stock trading and all vigilant eyes are on Wall Street to spot potential abuses, Nouriel Roubini spoke at the Economic Forum at Davos about the corruption that surrounds the art market, More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Kinky Friedman Calls Chris Christie and Jerry Jones Gay

Kinky Friedman thinks that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones are gay. At least that was how he perceived the two men’s “manboy” behavior over the Cowboys playoff victory More...

Reuters On Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Original Apple computer sells for $365, 000 at New York auction

– A fully operational Apple computer that company co-founder Steve Jobs sold out of his parents’ garage in 1976 for $600 sold for $365, 000 at Christie’s on Thursday. The Ricketts Apple-1 More...

Lily Bethlehem On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Russian Tycoon Buys James Watson’s Nobel Medal and Gives It Back

Alisher Usmanov, richest man in Russia and major shareholder in Arsenal, the British football team, purchased a Nobel Prize medal auctioned at Christie’s, so he could return it to its original More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Churchill Versus Hitler As Painters: Guess Who Wins?

It is enough to restore one’s faith in art as well as humanity. Churchill might have had his human foibles, but he is justifiably and pretty much unanimously regarded as having been a better human being More...

Lily Bethlehem On Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Ted Cruz Woos the Jews, But Bush Is the Big Elephant in the Room

Republican Ted Cruz, the Senator for Texas associated with the Tea Party movement has high Presidential aspirations, but they might not pan out if he doesn’t get the funding. He met with casino mogul More...

Tibi Singer On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Quinnipiac Poll: Clinton Tied with Christie, Romney, Bush Top GOP Contenders for 2016

  Republican voters nationwide want the man who lost the 2012 presidential bid Mitt Romney to have another go at it, giving him the top position at 19 percent in an early Quinnipiac University national More...

Reuters On Friday, November 21st, 2014

Eyeing 2016, Clinton, Bush weigh in on Obama’s immigration plan

– Soon after President Barack Obama announced his immigration plans on Thursday evening, Democrats and Republicans who might be angling for his job in 2016 weighed in on an issue that is almost certain More...

Lily Bethlehem On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

World Record Setting Graff Ruby to Be Auctioned at Sotheby’s

Sotheby’s is going to auction the record-breaking Graff ruby, as reported by the Telegraph. The Burmese ruby, with a color described as “pigeon’s blood” is 8.62 carat and was set More...

Noam Meir On Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Dona Karan Selling Island Retreat for $39 Million

Famed fashion designer Donna Karan is selling part of her beachfront retreat in the Bahamas for $39 million. Located on Parrot Cay in the Turks and Caicos Islands, the property holds more than 10 acres of More...

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