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It's `Saturday Night Live,' Mogul Edition, at $10,000 a Seat

bloomberg.com — Call it the rich man's Saturday Night Live, except it was Thursday. To honor Lorne Michaels, SNL's creator and executive producer, Lincoln Center assembled Steve Martin, Maya Rudolph, Tracy Morgan and a few more for its American Songbook gala. The occasion raised $2.1 million for music and education initiatives.

When the Kids Ate Mice Soup: Chinese Food Tales for a New Year

bloomberg.com — The New York Philharmonic held a Chinese New Year Celebration Tuesday night. Dragons danced during the cocktail hour. United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said this is the year of the red fire monkey, "exactly what we need." Then music by Chinese composers filled Lincoln Center's David Geffen Hall with chipper flute and wood block sounds.
Feb 10, 2016

When the Kids Ate Mice Soup: Chinese Food Tales for a New Year aka, a @nyphil gala with a lot of red bloom.bg/1SIwsEK

Feb 11, 2016

Lazard's Gary Parr styles hard for Chinese New Year. Gong Hay Fat Choy! bloom.bg/1SIwsEK#media-5 @luxury @amandagordon

Tiger's Coleman, Tudor Jones, Borish Prepare to Duck Snowstorm

bloomberg.com — Chase Coleman, founder of Tiger Global Management, turned up with an injured left shoulder Thursday night at New York's Mandarin Oriental, wearing a suit, tie and sling to see his wife, Stephanie, honored for volunteer service to the Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.
Jan 22, 2016

Tiger's Coleman, Tudor Jones, Borish prepare to duck snowstorm aka how hedge funders have a quacking good time bloom.bg/1Ugr9Jy

Jan 22, 2016

Watching ducks migrate "literally is the way I set my internal clock of happiness" -- Paul Tudor Jones bloom.bg/1Ugr9Jy my latest!

Jan 22, 2016

RT @AmandaGordon: Tiger's Coleman, Tudor Jones, Borish prepare to duck snowstorm aka how hedge funders have a quacking good time bloom.bg/1Ugr9Jy

Jan 22, 2016

Tiger's Coleman, Tudor Jones, Borish Prepare to Duck Snowstorm bloom.bg/1Ugr9Jy via @business

Jan 22, 2016

"If you want to save a bird just shoot it." -Paul Tudor Jones, accepting the Audubon Medal. bloom.bg/1Ugr9Jy

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Steve Cohen Takes Post-SEC Deal Victory Lap at the Rainbow Room

bloomberg.com — "I'm in to win," Steve Cohen said Wednesday night at the Rainbow Room as the volume heightened on a throbbing bass line spun by globe-trotting DJ Mia Moretti and a waiter offered a tray of sliders pierced by pearl-clad toothpicks.
Jan 14, 2016

Not exactly keeping a low profile... Steve Cohen Takes Post-SEC Deal Victory Lap at the Rainbow Room bloom.bg/1OsXFnS @AmandaGordon

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KKR's Roberts, SkyBridge's Scaramucci Betting Small on Powerball

bloomberg.com — Among Powerball ticket holders for today's more-than-a-billion pot, count George Roberts, the 'R' of KKR & Co. "I always buy a ticket," Roberts said Tuesday night at the Museum of American Finance annual gala. To be precise, he puts up the money and a buddy named Sam, who has worked for him for 26 years, buys the tickets.
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Preposterous Rings True to Hedge Funders at ‘Billions’ Premiere

bloomberg.com — The unveiling of a television show about a hedge-fund manager may be another sign (besides dismal returns, closing of shops and insider-trading convictions) that these masters of the universe have jumped the shark (or is it lost their mojo?).
Jan 08, 2016

My latest Scene Last Night: Preposterous rings true to hedge funders at `Billions' premiere bloom.bg/1mI6wLV

Jan 08, 2016

RT @AmandaGordon: My latest Scene Last Night: Preposterous rings true to hedge funders at `Billions' premiere bloom.bg/1mI6wLV

Jan 08, 2016

Preposterous Rings True to Hedge Funders at ‘Billions’ Premiere bloom.bg/1mI6wLV via @business

Jan 08, 2016

"but hedge-fund guests at the event said that rings true, as does the analyst’s wardrobe of fleece and khakis" bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

Holiday Playlists and an Alternative 'Nutcracker' in Brooklyn

bloomberg.com — Anna Kendrick was the only guest at Brooklyn Academy of Music Wednesday night who's recorded what deserves to be a holiday classic: an a capella, hip-hop mashup of "Winter Wonderland" and "Here Comes Santa Claus," with Snoop Dogg, on the "Pitch Perfect 2" soundtrack.
Dec 17, 2015

Anna Kendrick provides the mod holiday classic, Mark Morris the mod Nutcracker #BAM bloom.bg/1QrBmEJ via @luxury

Blankfein Attends Neighbor Sting's Concert at Carnegie Hall

bloomberg.com — Sting on stage at Carnegie Hall -- where he has performed more than 20 times, but never, until Monday night, as the sole headliner -- paused midway through his concert to recall a boyhood encounter with the Queen of England.
Dec 15, 2015

New grandpa Blankfein attends neighbor Sting's concert at Carnegie Hall bloom.bg/1IS0wcZ

Dec 15, 2015

From the Queen to Blankfein, Sting has finally made it! Blankfein Attends Neighbor Sting's Concert at Carnegie Hall bloom.bg/1IS0wcZ

Paulson Among New Yorkers Getting Merry at City’s Holiday Bashes

bloomberg.com — To all the losers who didn't attend a holiday party this weekend, here are three you missed, with just enough detail you can pretend you were there. Some twenty-somethings dress up like Santa and go on a bar crawl, a ritual known as SantaCon.
Dec 14, 2015

Paulson Among New Yorkers Getting Merry at City’s Holiday Bashes bloom.bg/221UuNj

Dec 14, 2015

to all the losers who didn’t attend a holiday party this weekend, here are three you missed, bloom.bg/221UuNj

New Colombian Bling at Met Brings Out Paulson, Dubin, Steinhardt

bloomberg.com — Made with 5.3 pounds of gold and more than 400 emeralds, the Crown of the Andes would make an excellent one-percenter's gift this holiday season. Instead, on Thursday night, John Paulson, Howard Marks, Ajit Jain, Michael Steinhardt, J. TomilsonHill and about 375 others celebrated its acquisition by the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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Feb 12, 2016

"glad to be at Abraham Lincoln Center" says Maya Rudolph last nite. happy prez weekend! and maya I want your dress #forlorne @LincolnCenter

Feb 12, 2016

@grynbaum good to see you at It's `Saturday Night Live,' Mogul Edition, at $10,000 a Seat bloom.bg/1TWUr1Y

Feb 10, 2016

When the Kids Ate Mice Soup: Chinese Food Tales for a New Year aka, a @nyphil gala with a lot of red bloom.bg/1SIwsEK

Feb 08, 2016

Today 3 pm, @BPEricAdams starts baby carriers drive to aid infants in refugee families fleeing violence in Syria

Feb 05, 2016

A single hour of extra heating for most households cancels out the emissions saved by avoiding a commute bloom.bg/1PDO7KQ

Feb 03, 2016

RT @amyvirshup: At Fordham Prep, 2 students have killed themselves in recent weeks & the school is worried about suicide contagion. https:/…


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