Side Note: I Do Not Trust The Agenda Of Dr Ronald Daniels The Kulture Kritic blog: Dr Wilmer Leon - On The Botched Obamacare RolloutAs I listen to the "Mentholated Black Media" I am no longer seeking to grasp their TRANSACTIONAL arguments. Show More Summary
Sheldon Adelson is now standing in the way of billionaires backing online gambling, like Leon Black and David Bonderman, who are behind an online gambling company that started trading on Tuesday.
Green Day strummed it up to the stage to collect their award for best rock at the MTV EMAs! The legendary punk rock band rocked opponents Black Sabbath, Green Day, Kings Of Leon, Queens Of The Stone Age, and The Killers! Woo hoo! We knew you could do it! Congratulations, boys! You've done America proud!!!!
Mike thought the blacks came off really hostile toward us, but Leon – who’s older than the rest of us – said it went better than any black-white meeting he’d been to on campus. I guess now I know a little about how the lone black kids in my classes feel.
A blowout quarter at Leon Black’s buyout shop helped it stand out from rivals. Investors are finally starting to distinguish among Apollo, Blackstone, Carlyle and KKR. That should be a welcome change even if it reflects some short-term thinking about a long-term business.
Apollo Global Management LLC, the private-equity firm run by Leon Black, said third-quarter profit rose 39% as the value of its fund holdings climbed, boosting the share of profit it gets from investments. Economic net income after taxes,...Show More Summary
Introducing Dylan–Photographer Leon Dash shoots recent Major New York sign Dylan McGhee for his latest photo session. Venturing outdoors, Dylan is styled by Clarence Singleton in a sleek black suit, highlighting an easy modern edge. View More The post Dylan McGhee by Leon Dash appeared first on The Fashionisto.
Ray Haradin, Steven Weiss and Leon Weiss ? the R, S and L of RSL Auction Company ? will officially open the doors to their new headquarters on December 7th with a fantastic 700-lot auction of banks, toys and black Americana. Conveniently...Show More Summary
Leon Black’s shop is taking EP Energy public less than 18 months after leading a $7.2 bln takeover. The turnaround contrasts starkly with the trend of longer buyout holding times. The twofold return on paper shows that private equity can still dig into its old bag of tricks.
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: The Black Keys, The Strokes, Creedence Clearwater Revival Song: Robyn - Dancing On My Own (Kings Of Leon Cover) [download here] What's so good? Kings Of Leon covering Robyn sounds like aShow More Summary
Russell Simmons believes he’s done more for blacks in the realm of fashion and gay rights than former Vogue editor-in-chief André Leon Talley. Simmons caused a bit of controversy last month when he released a video that showed Harriet Tubman making a sex tape. Show More Summary
Can’t we all just get along? Russell Simmons Twitter Beefs With André Leon Talley Over Harriet Tubman Comments Via TheGrio André Leon Talley called out Russell Simmons for depicting Harriet Tubman making a sex tape in a comedy video...
Kenny Leon is arguably Broadway's great black hope. The theater director has garnered a reputation for bringing black stories center stage, directing Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun and works by August Wilson, such as Gem of...Show More Summary
I took time this summer to attend the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) again so that I could have an opportunity to seek out something new, something fresh. I was on a mission to look for fresh faces in the industry.
Back in April, Apollo's billionaire head Leon Black, one of the most successful private equity investors in history had one message for his audience at the Milken conference: "The Smart Money Is "Selling Everything That Is Not Nailed...Show More Summary
A year after names like Neil Young, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, and others took to Central Park, Global Festival (not to be confused with the Global Fest which hit Webster Hall last year) is back, this time rechristening...
It's impossible to overemphasize the importance of starting on the right track.
Just three weeks ago we noted Apollo Group's Leon Black's comment that his firm was "selling everything not nailed down," and that he sees "the market is pricey... in our view, priced for perfection." It seems he is not alone in the 'buy-low-sell-high' crowd. Show More Summary
The Hangout Music Festival runs May 17-19 and the entire event is streaming live. Catch performances from Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Kings of Leon, Public Enemy, The Black Crowes and more.
By Pater Tenebrarum: Leon Black is selling, but speculators aren't seeing things his way. That the memories of investors are rather short was already clear in 2007. Evidently, nothing has changed. Dispensing a bit of biblical wisdom last week, Apollo's Leon Black remarked: "It's almost biblical. Show More Summary