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Here’s a very long read from The Atlantic about the actual low worth of diamonds as a precious stone and the incredible marketing campaign put on by De Beers worldwide to make people believe that diamonds were actually worth a heck of a lot more than the stones sitting outside on the sidewalk. If there […]

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I consider this to be a pretty big deal and I’m wondering why it’s not being reported elsewhere as such. Anyway, according to paidContent.org, a source close to Cablevision has confirmed that a deal is near for Cablevision-owned Rainbow Media to purchase Gothamist for $5 million to $6 million. For those who don’t know, Gothamist […]