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CHRISTIE'S "DEEP IMPACT" ONLINE METEORITE AUCTION ENDS WEDNESDAY, FEB. 14th

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Meteorites are among the hottest collectible with demand outstripping the supply. Fourty-four select examples are now on display at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center as part of Christie’s "Deep Impact: Martian, Lunar and Other Rare Meteorites" sale. The auction ends this Wednesday, 10:00am EST (GMT-5). Specimens of the MoonMars and several meteorites with extraterrestrial gemstones are featured. Additional highlights include aesthetic, naturally-sculptural iron meteoritesspecimens with museum provenance and meteorite spheres and cubes. Included in the display is a meteorite which originated from the January 16, 2018 fireball event in Michigan. Recovered from a frozen lake by an enterprising, newly minted, meteorite hunter, it arrived in time to join the exhibit, but not this sale, and will be offered by Christie’s in London in the near future.
For those unable to find their own meteorite — which is to say nearly all of us — there is something for nearly everyone. Several of t…

BillionairesLife.com 2017 Christmas Gift List

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You still have a week or so to do your shopping. If you are looking for a gift for the billionaire who has everything, check out this list. Don't waste time, buy now before they are sold out.

1. If you enjoy the ocean, you need to have an Aston Martin $4 Million Limited Edition Submarine.


2. You don't really wear a watch to tell the time. You wear it say to everyone that you've made it. Wouldn't it be nice to wear a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona Ice Blue Dial Automatic Mens Chronograph Watch for $62,997.95.

3. A stunning necklace would make a fantastic gift for the woman of your dreams. Check out the 18K Yellow Gold Pear Cut Emerald And Round Diamond Pendant for a reasonable price of $120,040.


4. You might as well get a little home on the beach. Johnny Carson's Malibu Beach mansion is available for a reasonable $81.5 million, featured by TopTenRealEstateDeals.com.


5. If you prefer to rent instead of buying, then you can stay at President Obama's Haw…

You Missed Out on Buying a Painting for Half a BILLION DOLLARS

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A painting by Leonardo da Vinci  sold for almost half a billion dollars. The painting, "Salvator Mundi" which depicts Jesus Christ, was hammered at $450,312,500.

The painting was sold by Christies in New York City on November 15 to an anonymous buyer, at the time. However, the anonymous buyer has been revealed. It turns out that the government of Abu Dhabi was the successful bidder.

The painting will be displayed at the Louvre Abu Dhabi, a branch of the Louvre in Paris.

10 Different Ways to Become a Billionaire

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Reprinted from and courtesy of WSTNN.com

The following informative interview was provided by Kenneth L. Fisher, founder and chairman of the money management firm Fisher Investments, former long time columnist for Forbes Magazine, billionaire on the Forbes 400 list, and author of numerous books. His latest book is The Ten Roads to Riches: The Ways the Wealthy Got There (And How You Can Too!) Second Edition, which I highly recommend. (It is my favorite of all his books, maybe because it is so different from all the other finance publications. Resources include websites and suggested books. It basically tells you ten ways, with all the steps, to get really rich, including “marrying a billionaire.” Lot’s of insight and lots of humor.) You may have seen him on TV commercials, or you may have spotted his magazine ads. Fisher is on the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans and the Forbes world billionaires list. According to Investment Advisor magazine, he is one of the 30 most influential peop…

This Supposedly Modern Art Sold for Almost $50,000,000

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The above painting recently sold in a Christie's auction in New York City for $46,437,500. What a bargain.

The “neo-expressionism” artwork was created by Cy Twombly in 2005 and was referred to as “the largest example from Cy Twombly’s legendary Bacchus series.”

The painting seemed to overshadow a painting by Leonardo de Vinci, “Christ as Salvator Mundi” which was hammered at more than $450 million dollars

Tom Petty Lake House has been Put Up for Sale

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It's sad when rock stars pass away. Malcolm Young, co-founder of AC/DC died this morning. Music fans were sorry to hear about the passing of noted rock musician Tom Petty last month. Now his assets are coming up for sale.

It never occurred to Tom Petty that gathering a group of friends to play music wouldn’t make them big stars. After meeting Elvis at the age of 10 and later watching the Beatles, he knew he was meant to be a musician and approached it with laser focus. In the late 60s at age 17, Tom put his theory into practice gathering several buddies, took guitar lessons, added a few more instruments to the mix and was soon on his way to stardom.

Tom’s first band, the Epics, started out in his hometown Gainesville, Florida playing between odd jobs to keep them financially afloat until they hit the big time, which he knew in his heart was just a matter of time. The Epics evolved into Mudcrutch, a popular band at the University of Florida area bars, but failed to get outside attent…

Heeeeere's Johnny Carson's Malibu Beach Home for Sale

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Johnny Carson's Malibu Beach Home
Unequaled late-night talk show host Johnny Carson was a standout among entertainers, to which his 30-year longevity on air is testament. Though three preceded him in the genre: Arthur Godfrey, Steve Allen and Jack Parr, it was Carson who became - and still is - the icon of late-night talk shows. He sent Americans to bed each night with a smile on their face and was instrumental in boosting the careers of many entertainers we still enjoy today including Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, Roseanne Barr, David Letterman and Jay Leno. An invitation to appear on Carson’s “The Tonight Show” was the #1 goal of most up-and-coming artists who knew that if they made it there, they could look forward to a successful career.

Though his television success, where his quick wit and cool sophisticated comedy, appeared to define the man, off stage Johnny was a totally different person. He described himself as a loner who liked his life that way. He attended few social…