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Phil Collins “Take Me Home”

-Music Monday- This meme was created by Drew @ The Tattooed Book Geek. You pick a song that you really like and share it on Monday. 23 more words

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Tesla’s Elon Musk May Have Boldest Pay Plan in Corporate History by ANDREW ROSS SORKIN

Mr. Musk agreed to stay as chief executive for 10 years, with compensation tied to $50 billion leaps in Tesla’s valuation. Otherwise, he makes zero.. via NYT Business Day http://nyti.ms/2GbqKbh

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BlackRock’s Message: Contribute to Society, or Risk Losing Our Support by ANDREW ROSS SORKIN

Laurence Fink, the chief executive of BlackRock, the $6 trillion investment firm, plans to tell C.E.O.s in a letter that businesses must serve a social purpose.. 8 more words

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Tax Cuts Benefit the Ultra Rich, but Not the Merely Rich by ANDREW ROSS SORKIN

Many wealthy Americans are complaining bitterly that the new tax code will have them paying more, not less, in taxes.. via NYT Business Day http://nyti.ms/2B4NXJ3

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A Prince’s Uncertain Fate Deepens Mystery in Saudi Arabia by ANDREW ROSS SORKIN

The arrest of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, the country’s most prominent investor, has caused unease among Western businessmen wary of the lack of transparency.. via NYT Business Day http://nyti.ms/2BvzKWd

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Mark Cuban threw shade at Forbes' rich list after Wilbur Ross lied about being a billionaire

After Forbes revealed that US commerce secretary Wilbur Ross had lied to them for years about being a billionaire, another member of the publication’s “Richest People in America” ranking seems dismissive about the list. 196 more words

US Threatens To Cut Off China From SWIFT If It Violates North Korea Sanctions

In an unexpectedly strong diplomatic escalation, one day after China agreed to vote alongside the US (and Russia) during Monday’s United National Security Council vote in passing the watered down North Korea sanctions, the US warned that if China were to violate or fail to comply with the newly imposed sanctions against Kim’s regime, it could cut off Beijing’s access to both the US financial system as well as the “international dollar system.” 933 more words