Articles Written by Amy Lamare

Amy Lamare is a Los Angeles based writer covering business, technology, entertainment, philanthropy, and pop culture. She spent 8 1/2 years covering the entertainment industry for www.hsx.com. She has written for Los Angeles Magazine, Your Tango, Thinknum Media, and various airline magazines. Follow her on Facebook. Amy's favorite self-made billionaire is Sara Blakely.


Daughters Claim Henry Ford II's Widow Kathleen Is Being Abused By Longtime Companion

Daughters Claim Henry Ford II's Widow Kathleen Is Being Abused By Longtime Companion

21 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

Kathleen DuRoss Ford is the widow of Henry Ford II. She is in ill health. She had a double lung transplant, then spinal issues that left her incontinent and in a wheelchair. Now Ford's daughters are alleging that her attorney and longtime companion Frank Chopin is abusing her.

View Article
The Tragic Downfall Of The NBA's Delonte West

The Tragic Downfall Of The NBA's Delonte West

20 Jan 2020 @ 10AM PST

The NBA's Delonte West spent half of his career playing with an undiagnosed mental illness, running through money faster than he could make it, and marking his days and nights with episodes of mania and depression. Delonte West is bipolar.

View Article
Billionaire Larry Ellison Is Raking In The Cash On His $1 Billion Tesla Bet

Billionaire Larry Ellison Is Raking In The Cash On His $1 Billion Tesla Bet

20 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

Larry Ellison made a $1 billion bet on Tesla in late 2018. Now, he's making a killing on that bet as Tesla stocks have been on a serious rally lately.

View Article
Jaysse Lopez Was A Homeless Sneakerhead Who Turned Things Around And Founded Urban Necessities

Jaysse Lopez Was A Homeless Sneakerhead Who Turned Things Around And Founded Urban Necessities

20 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

Jaysse Lopez is the king of the sneakerheads, especially in the sneaker resale industry, which analysts predict will be a $6 billion industry by 2025. But not all that long ago he was homeless, panhandling on the Las Vegas Strip and living in a park.

View Article
How 'Batman' Actor Burt Ward Became A Real Life Super Hero For Dogs

How 'Batman' Actor Burt Ward Became A Real Life Super Hero For Dogs

20 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

Burt Ward and his wife Tracey fell in love with giant breed dogs and the sad fact is that these gentle giants have very short lifespans – sometimes as short as five or six years. So Ward and his wife set out to create a food that the dogs would not only enjoy but thrive on.

View Article
Seth MacFarlane Is The Latest Content Creator To Score An Enormous Studio Deal

Seth MacFarlane Is The Latest Content Creator To Score An Enormous Studio Deal

18 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

Seth MacFarlane has just signed an enormous new overall deal at NBCUniversal Content Studios, the brand new unit of NBCUniversal under the direction of Bonnie Hammer. The deal is reportedly for five years and valued at nearly $200 million.

View Article
Japanese Billionaire Looking For Single Woman To Go To The Moon With Him On SpaceX Rocket

Japanese Billionaire Looking For Single Woman To Go To The Moon With Him On SpaceX Rocket

17 Jan 2020 @ 10AM PST

Calling all the single ladies! Now is your chance to go on an out of this world (literally) date with a billionaire. Yusaka Maezawa is a Japanese billionaire who paid SpaceX for a trip around the Moon in 2023. Now, he's looking for a lady to go with him.

View Article
LA's Highest Property Tax: Beyoncé And Jay-Z's House

LA's Highest Property Tax: Beyoncé And Jay-Z's House

17 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

It took Beyonce and Jay-Z awhile to find their Los Angeles home but when they did, they spared no expense. Beyoncé and Jay-Z dropped $88 million on a modern estate in Bel Air that comes with a hefty property tax bill annually.

View Article
Conor McGregor Net Worth 2020 – How Much Has The Fighter Earned In His Career So Far?

Conor McGregor Net Worth 2020 – How Much Has The Fighter Earned In His Career So Far?

16 Jan 2020 @ 11AM PST

On Saturday, Conor McGregor makes his return to the octagon to face off against Donald Cerrone in UFC 246 in Las Vegas. It's been a minute since McGregor has competed.

View Article
Angolan Billionaire Isabel dos Santos' Assets Frozen In Crackdown Against Father's Corrupt Government

Angolan Billionaire Isabel dos Santos' Assets Frozen In Crackdown Against Father's Corrupt Government

16 Jan 2020 @ 4AM PST

A few weeks ago, an Angolan court issued an order to freeze the assets of billionaire Isabel dos Santos and her husband, Sindika Dokolo, due to a crackdown on the family of the former president of Angola.

View Article