What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger… and world famous.
There are bets that go south and some – like the famous Archie Karas, who burned through $40 million in the space of three short Las Vegas weeks in 1995 – that make it all the way to the South Pole. But for our money the worst bet ever was one that won.
The monk was discovered after being stolen by a man hoping to sell him on the black market…
Gauguin’s “Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?),” painting of two Tahitian girls from 1892, has been sold from a Swiss private collection for close to $300 million!! Is the art worth a fortune?
Dim the lights, light the candles, and let us help you select the perfect songs for your Valentine’s Day.
Common sense tells us that it’s not really possible to predict the future in any way, shape or form. Despite of that politicians and even scientists, every once in a while scare us with a new apocalypse. Here are a few that seem silly in retrospect, but were kind of a huge deal at the time.