Daily Archives: February 16, 2011

The Dakota’s Board Attacks a Resident’s Claim to Wealth

 

Click on the famous Co-op for the story...

 

The Dakota’s Board Attacks a Resident’s Claim to Wealth – NYTimes.com.

The most famous residents were Rosemary Woodhouse and her baby.


Billboard’s 1000 No. 1s: Ricky to Gaga

1000 No. 1s.

Click for the list...

How many can you hum?


UES Muppet Mansion Officially Hits the Market for $27.25M – 117 East 69th Street

UPDATE: SOLD at $4M Mark-down

UES Muppet Mansion Officially Hits the Market for $27.25M – On the Market – Curbed NY.

117 East 69th Street, NYC

Jim Henson paid $600,000 for the property in 1977 and Edgar Bronfman Jr. (current owner) paid $28.5 in 2008. Needs a lot of work and could be a residence or a commercial space.


Democrats pounce on Boehner’s ‘so be it’ line.

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Democrats pounce on Boehner’s ‘so be it’ line – Fedline – The Federal Times Blog – federal news, government operations, agency management, pay & benefits.

Boehner is an idiot. He wants to reduce jobs and increase government instability. ‘So be it’ that Bonerman’s jet engine deal died. Bonerman is a fu-king idiot. He used incorrect federal jobs data and I guess he forgot that he is a federal employee-lets sack him.


On ‘Jeopardy!’, Watson Win Is All but Trivial – Great Publicity for Big Blue

Hit the buzzer here to read about Watson

On ‘Jeopardy!’, Watson Win Is All but Trivial – NYTimes.com.

Great science project. Great marketing. Great 100th birthday for IBM.


Eastchester, NY Borders to close as company files for bankruptcy

Eastchester Borders to close as company files for bankruptcy | LoHud.com | The Journal News.

The bookstore is in a basement..it is like a dungeon. I like windows and lots of light…I guess it does not matter now.


‘Spider-Man’ Producers Have Their Eye on a Script Doctor with Superhero Credentials

Spider-Man

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‘Spider-Man’ Producers Have Their Eye on a Script Doctor with Superhero Credentials – NYTimes.com.

How much will this cost?


Adele: An Unforgettable Voice in New Album ’21’ ~ Listen to Interview and Desk Concert

Adele

Click on the image for the story and link to podcast

Adele: An Unforgettable Voice, Timeless At 22 : NPR.

’21’ is on my must buy list.