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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 …

What Al Jazeera Shows and Doesn’t Show

The wide-angle aerial view from television cameras trained down on Tahrir Square in central Cairo is unprecedented in the history of world revolutions. We all have a ring-side seat. The satellite feed has become part of the story; the video frame is itself a site of contestation. We have seen …