Showing posts from December, 2013

$140 for a Million Dollar Picasso

How would you like to pick up a million dollar Picasso for a little over $100? Well, a young American did. A 25 year old bought a drawing called " L'Homme au Gibus " through a raffle by Sotheby's in Paris.  The lucky purchaser plans on keeping the drawing for now, not selling it. 

ODD BILLIONAIRE NEWS: Bill Gates Invests In Urine Powered Cell Phones

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, founded by Microsoft (MSFT) founder Bill Gates, has invested in a project that will create electrical power from human urine. The goal is to generate enough electricity to power cell phones in areas where electrical power is scarce. 2013 Holiday Gift List

Have you started your shopping yet? If you are looking for ideas for presents for special people in your life, or maybe you are looking for gifts for yourself, here are some great gifts for the billionaire or the billionaire-to-be. 1. In order to make sure you are on time, a Rolex Daytona Diamond 18K White Gold Mens Watch , just $89,000, on sale from its retail price of $125,000. 2. For that special woman in your life, a Pink Star Diamond for her ring. Only $83,000,000. 3. If you like privacy, there is Rangyai Island in Thailand, for $160,000,000. 4. Jewelry always makes a great gift. How about a Platinum Cushion Cut Blue Sapphire and Round Diamond Pendant for only $120,782. 5.  Need a new pair of jeans? Calvin Klein Mens Rinse Black Straight Leg Jeans are available for $3,710. 6. For those that need a new set of wheels, you can pick up a Lamborghini Veneno Roadster for just $5,000,000. Or if you want a vehicle that's a little less expensive, then there i