Look closely at any photo taken of Jackie Kennedy in the '70s, and you'll likely notice one consistency: a Cartier tank watch on her wrist. Now, that watch allegedly belongs to Kim Kardashian West. On Wednesday, the gold timepiece with a black band, which was paired with one of Kennedy's original paintings in Christie's Rare Watches and American Icons auction, sold to an anonymous bidder for $395,000, well above the estimate of $60,000-$120,000.
Next month, Christie's will auction the collection of Raine, Countess Spencer, who was perhaps best known as stepmother to Princess Diana. Lady Spencer was also the only daughter of the Dame Barbara Cartland, a prolific author of best-selling romance novels. Born Raine McCorquodale, the countess was always a member of Britain's high society—she was even named "Deb of the Year" in 1947. Lady Spencer went on to marry three times, to two English Earls and a French Comte.
T&C has previously checked in with Southern hostess extraordinaire and reality TV star Patricia Altschul for etiquette and entertaining advice, and now we're back for some advice on romance. The thrice-married widow has doled out some penetrating one-liners on Bravo's Southern Charm ("Instead of impregnating 21-year-olds you might refocus, is all I'm suggesting," for example), so we asked for her advice on the topic of dating. 1.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
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Exact case matching or punctuation
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A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".