Wednesday, September 17, 2008

I did this. Blame me.

"It all goes back to Friday, March 7th when sleazy club owner Simon Hammerstein, headband-wearing scenester Arden Wohl, gay party boy Derek Blasberg, heiress Amanda Hearst, and gala staple Claire Bernard turned up at the New York Stock Exchange to ring the closing bell."
Story here

Video here

So to explain what I'm talking about: I used to plan the Winter Dance at the American Museum of Natural History. As a publicity move I basically badgered the NYSE to allow them to ring the closing bell on a date close to the event (March 13). This is the result. Wow.

Some Like it Hot.

"The Marilyn Files"

I've never been a Marilyn fanatic, but this is very interesting and gives a nice private look at such a public woman.

"I have too many fantasies to be a housewife.... I guess I am a fantasy."