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Did You Know That Bikram Yoga Is A Copyrighted Empire That Is Controlled By One Person?

Did You Know That Bikram Yoga Is A Copyrighted Empire That Is Controlled By One Person?

22 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Have you ever heard of Bikram Yoga? Did you know that the entire Bikram empire is copyrighted and controlled by one extremely wealthy (and flexible) yogi named Bikram Choudhury?

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Is Bikram Yoga A Life-Changing Health Practice Or Just A Multi-Millionaire's Skeezy Business Empire? Maybe It's Both.

Is Bikram Yoga A Life-Changing Health Practice Or Just A Multi-Millionaire's Skeezy Business Empire? Maybe It's Both.

22 Nov 2019 @ 3AM PST

You might be surprised to learn that Bikram yoga is NOT an ancient spiritual practice. It's a copyrighted business empire owned by one insanely rich yogi who may or may not be kind of creepy with his students.

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CBS Acting CEO To Collect $100 Million In Severance After Merger Of CBS And Viacom While Keeping His Job

CBS Acting CEO To Collect $100 Million In Severance After Merger Of CBS And Viacom While Keeping His Job

21 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Joe Ianniello, the acting CEO of CBS has been confirmed to be the man to lead the network. He will stay on at CBS after the merger of CBS and Viacom, however, and get $100 million in severance.

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Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Are Not Leaving Fortune To Their Kids

Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Are Not Leaving Fortune To Their Kids

20 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Recently, Ashton Kutcher appeared on an episode of Dax Shepard's podcast Armchair Expert and said he wasn't creating trust funds for the two kids he shares with his wife, Mila Kunis.

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90-Year-Old  Author Of 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' Sells Company To Penguin Random House

90-Year-Old Author Of 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' Sells Company To Penguin Random House

18 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Eric Carle, the author and illustrator of beloved children's books 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' and 'The Very Busy Spider' has sold his company to Penguin Random House, the world's largest book publisher.

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Bumble Founder Whitney Wolfe Herd Finally Elevated To CEO With New Investment From Blackstone Group

Bumble Founder Whitney Wolfe Herd Finally Elevated To CEO With New Investment From Blackstone Group

14 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Let's face it, the time is long past due for Bumble founder, Whitney Wolfe, heard to occupy the role of CEO in her own company. Now, with the Blackstone Group taking a majority share in the dating app, she will finally get her due.

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What Happened The Day Microsoft Went Public Back On March 13, 1986?

What Happened The Day Microsoft Went Public Back On March 13, 1986?

11 Nov 2019 @ 5AM PST

Ever wanted to know what it was like when Microsoft went public on March 13, 1986? How much was Bill Gates worth at the end of the day? What was MSFT's market cap?

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The Guy Who Wrote Techno Tune "Oh Yeah" From "Ferris Bueller" Made $175 Million Off That One Song

The Guy Who Wrote Techno Tune "Oh Yeah" From "Ferris Bueller" Made $175 Million Off That One Song

10 Nov 2019 @ 10AM PST

Dieter Meier has never seen the movie that made his song famous. Don't feel too bad for him, though. The film has helped him earn a LOT of money.

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How Master P Built A $250 Million Business Empire Off A $10,000 Life Insurance Settlement

How Master P Built A $250 Million Business Empire Off A $10,000 Life Insurance Settlement

10 Nov 2019 @ 9AM PST

How did Master P turn a $10,000 insurance settlement check into a business empire that has earned him hundreds of millions of dollars?

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A Brief History Of Massive Hollywood Paychecks And Insane Backend Deals

A Brief History Of Massive Hollywood Paychecks And Insane Backend Deals

10 Nov 2019 @ 8AM PST

Who was the first actor to earn $1 million for a movie? How about $5 million? $20 million? $100 million???

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The Absolutely Insane Story Of A Man Who Made $200 Million Worth Of Counterfeit USD… And Got Away With It!

The Absolutely Insane Story Of A Man Who Made $200 Million Worth Of Counterfeit USD… And Got Away With It!

10 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PST

Frank Bourassa might be history's best counterfeiter, and his path to fame and fortune was definitely not boring…

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93-Year-Old Hawaiian Heiress Battling Courts To Keep Control Of Her Fortune And Foundation, Which Benefits Hawaii

93-Year-Old Hawaiian Heiress Battling Courts To Keep Control Of Her Fortune And Foundation, Which Benefits Hawaii

01 Nov 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Princess Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawānanakoa is one of the richest people in Hawaii and also the last remaining Hawaiian princess. Now, a hearing is scheduled to determine whether or not she needs a conservator to oversee her vast fortune.

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Edward Norton Is Quietly An Extremely Successful Technology Investor

Edward Norton Is Quietly An Extremely Successful Technology Investor

31 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Edward Norton is one of the best actors of his generation. He has a versatile career that has ranged from big-budget blockbusters to indie films and everything in between. These days, however, he's more involved in tech investing than acting.

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The South Park Guys Are About To Make $250 Million, Thanks To A Brilliant Loophole In Their Original Contract   

The South Park Guys Are About To Make $250 Million, Thanks To A Brilliant Loophole In Their Original Contract

31 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

In 2007, Stone and Parker's contract with Comedy Central was up for renewal. Ten years into South Park, it was a cultural icon. The new contract that Stone and Parker signed is still considered unprecedented in Hollywood.

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The Insanely Blatant Kleptocracy Of Teodorin Obiang – The Son Of The President Of Equatorial Guinea

The Insanely Blatant Kleptocracy Of Teodorin Obiang – The Son Of The President Of Equatorial Guinea

28 Oct 2019 @ 4AM PDT

Kleptocracy is still alive and sometimes even well. Even just a decade or so, again, corrupt leaders in non-Western nations could get away with looting their countries for their own benefit. An example of that is in the West African nation of Equatorial Guinea and Teodorin Obiang.

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How Paris Hilton Cost Her Family $4.5 Billion

How Paris Hilton Cost Her Family $4.5 Billion

21 Sep 2019 @ 12PM UTC
Paris Hilton's billionaire grandfather was reportedly so embarrassed by how she has acted in public, that he changed the terms his will to leave 97% of his fortune to charity.
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How Much Did Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David Just Make Selling 'Seinfeld' To Netflix For $500 Million?

How Much Did Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David Just Make Selling 'Seinfeld' To Netflix For $500 Million?

26 Sep 2019 @ 11AM UTC
On Monday, Netflix announced that it had acquired the digital rights to Seinfeld for more than $500 million. How much of that money do Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David get?
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After Earning $5m From The NBA, Vinnie Johnson Launched A Multi-Billion Dollar Automotive Empire And Earned A $400M Fortune

After Earning $5m From The NBA, Vinnie Johnson Launched A Multi-Billion Dollar Automotive Empire And Earned A $400M Fortune

20 Jan 2019 @ 12PM UTC
Vinnie Johnson was the longtime sixth man for the NBA's Detroit Pistons. He was a perennial fan favorite. He played 10 seasons in Detroit and was a part of the 1989 and 1990 NBA Championship teams. For most people, that career would be the pinnacle of success, but for Johnson, it was just the beginning.
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Instead Of Going Broke Like Most Retired NBA Players, Junior Bridgeman Built A $600 Million Fast Food Empire

Instead Of Going Broke Like Most Retired NBA Players, Junior Bridgeman Built A $600 Million Fast Food Empire

12 Mar 2017 @ 7PM UTC
Unlike most NBA players who end up broke within five years of retirement, Junior Bridgeman used his free time to launch one of the most successful franchise companies in the world...
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Nancy Pelosi Has A Surprisingly MASSIVE Personal Net Worth

Nancy Pelosi Has A Surprisingly MASSIVE Personal Net Worth

04 Jan 2019 @ 6PM UTC
Yesterday Nancy Pelosi was sworn-in as the 52nd Speaker of the House. She has been serving the residents of California in various capacities in Washington D.C. for 30 years. This got us wondering: What is Nancy Pelosi's net worth? And how did she amass her fortune?
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Charlie Sheen Once Worth $150 Million Is Nearly Homeless

Charlie Sheen Once Worth $150 Million Is Nearly Homeless

07 Feb 2019 @ 12PM UTC
Charlie Sheen was once the highest-paid actor on TV, bringing home $1.8 million per episode for Two and a Half Men. Now, he's six months behind on his mortgage. How did the actor, who was once worth $150 million come to be in such dire straits?
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Step 1: Turn Ketchup Bottle Upside Down. Step 2: File For A Patent. Step 3: Make Millions And Retire To Florida.

Step 1: Turn Ketchup Bottle Upside Down. Step 2: File For A Patent. Step 3: Make Millions And Retire To Florida.

17 Apr 2018 @ 5PM UTC
You may not recognize his name, but I guarantee you've used Paul Brown's invention at some point very recently. This simple invention earned him millions and changed the liquid storage industry forever.
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The Richest Saturday Night Live Cast Members Of All Time

The Richest Saturday Night Live Cast Members Of All Time

12 Mar 2015 @ 5PM UTC
Who are the richest Saturday Night Live performers of all time?
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Vanna White Net Worth And Salary: How Much Does The Wheel Of Fortune Beauty Make To Spin Letters?

Vanna White Net Worth And Salary: How Much Does The Wheel Of Fortune Beauty Make To Spin Letters?

30 Mar 2017 @ 7PM UTC
How much does the Vanna White make every year for her letter-turning services? And how can I get this job???
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The Amazing Story Of How Keanu Reeves Gave Away $75 Million Of Matrix Salary... And His General Generosity

The Amazing Story Of How Keanu Reeves Gave Away $75 Million Of Matrix Salary... And His General Generosity

12 Apr 2018 @ 5PM UTC
As you're about to discover, it turns out Keanu Reeves is not your typical movie star. His generosity has become so legendary that it reads like an urban legend.
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