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Inside Opulent, Oligarch-Worthy Projects by Candy & Candy – Globe Trotting – Curbed National

British luxury property moguls Christian and Nick Candy—the duo behind London’s wildly expensive One Hyde Park—are taking their billionaire-pleasing show across the pond, attempting to work their brand of money-making magic on this penthouse atop Manhattan’s Plaza Hotel. The brothers snapped up the 6,300-square-foot space for $25.9M, after a pre-sale …

Turkey’s Credit-Card Crunch – Businessweek

Credit-card delinquency is on the rise in a fast-growing economy, so the government is blocking some overstretched Turks from borrowing cash at ATMs The Turks love to flash plastic. They use credit cards for more than 30 percent of all purchases—everything from candy bars to widescreen TVs—according to Garanti Bank, …

Watercooler Stories – UPI.com

  Man sets house ablaze while cremating dog DALE CITY, Va., July 17 (UPI) — A Dale City, Va., man accidentally set his house on fire while trying to dispose of the remains of his dead pet dog, officials say. The owner of the large Rottweiler started the fire Wednesday …

Candy Bracelet Underwear

I love 4chan, especially after margarita-time. I may regret admitting that in the morning. Via 4chan, obviously. via Candy Bracelet Underwear [PIC].

The Senate Chamber Candy Drawer

According to Senate chamber legend: In 1965, Senator George Murphy of California originated the practice of keeping a supply of candy in his desk for the enjoyment of fellow senators. In every Congress since that time, a candy desk has been located in the back row of the Republican side, …