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BREAKING NEWS: Armie Hammer's father dies aged 67: Business titan passes away after battle with cancer

The Daily Mail 22 Nov 2022
The strange past of the Hammer family was unearthed in a Vanity Fair expose last year which claimed many of the men going back five generations had 'a dark side.' ... Counsel for Michael and the Armand Hammer Foundation told Vanity Fair the claims about his sex throne, drug and alcohol use, finances, and history with women were 'absurd'.
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A ‘Christmas Story’ Story: Did You Know the Movie Already Has Its Own Cinematic Universe?

Hibbing Daily Tribune 13 Nov 2022
As Vanity Fair reported, Shepherd eventually put his stories to paper after being urged to do so by Shel Silverstein, the children’s poet and Playboy cartoonist, and Lois Nettleton, an actress who was Shepherd’s second wife ... “I will do a movie of this man’s work,” Clark thought to himself, per Vanity Fair.
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I’m not really in the mood to finance your vanity project

Crunch 31 Oct 2022
Complaints have arisen about price (potentially too high) and value offered (potentially too low), among other concerns ... Even more, it is largely owned by one person who took on quite a lot of debt to finance the deal ... I’m not really in the mood to finance your vanity project by Alex Wilhelm originally published on TechCrunch .
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Sri Lanka’s unsustainable external debt patterns

Asiatimes 03 Oct 2022
Bangladeshi Finance Minister A K Abdul Momen also recently pointed to the example of Sri Lanka to show how countries will be “thinking twice to this project,” referring to China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) ... Sri Lanka has also been using external financing to build infrastructure projects that rarely provide returns.
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Experts blame a ‘vanity address’ bug for Wintermute’s $160 million hack

The Block 20 Sep 2022
Wintermute founder Evgeny Gaevoy did not reply to a request for comment on whether the vanity address was the cause of the hack. On Twitter, Gaevoy did not address this directly but he quote tweeted a tweet by Yearn Finance lead developer Banteg referencing a previous case of a hack involving vanity addresses, saying, "Karma is a bitch.)".
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Lotus Tower: The latest of Sri Lanka's 'white elephant' projects built with Chinese debt

The Times of India 13 Sep 2022
The details of financing, awarding of contract and construction- have all been shrouded in a veil of obfuscation ... The tower, financed with Chinese debt is seen as a "vanity project" more than anything else.
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The Harry Styles and Chris Pine ‘Spitgate’ conspiracy shows our utterly bizarre and unquenchable thirst for online drama

Belfast Telegraph 07 Sep 2022
Let’s talk about Spitgate — after all, everyone else is ... Enter email address. Read More ... Farrell is showing impressive range these days, doing away with vanity altogether in roles like the Penguin in The Batman ... With Flatley writing, producing, directing, financing and starring in the project, it has been dismissed as one gigantic vanity project ... .
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Blackbird: Michael Flatley’s film is a hoot. If only it was meant to be funny

The Irish Times 31 Aug 2022
But don’t mistake this for a vanity project. Here's looking at you, kid ... Blackbird ... It is important to clarify that Blackbird, during which a Chicagoan dancer saves the world while evading the amorous advances of younger women, is not a vanity project. “I didn’t finance it because I wanted to make a vanity project,” Flatley told the Hollywood Reporter.
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Sri Lanka Descends Into Chaos After President Flees

OWP 17 Aug 2022
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, the Rajapaksas utilized Gotabaya’s extreme executive powers to pursue ill-advised policies, such as racking up debt on wasteful vanity projects and implementing populist tax cuts which further drained government finances.
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Editorial: Promoting Greater Fiscal Discipline in Government

Caixin Online 15 Aug 2022
Proposals to impose budget constraints on governments are hardly new ... Governments have made remarkable achievements in controlling the construction of luxurious office buildings and vanity projects. Governments at all levels are paying more attention to the effectiveness of spending and supervision of their finances ... .
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Industry’s Toughest Critics? That Would Be Creators Mickey Down and Konrad Kay

Vanity Fair 01 Aug 2022
They say write what you know, but Mickey Down and Konrad Kay can admit that the first draft of their buzzy HBO finance drama Industry may have hit a little too close to home ... Vanity Fair ... Do you think season one was cold because it was more autobiographical in nature than season two? Did either of you meet any sociopaths when you worked in finance?.
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Flatley’s spy thriller will be on screen in jig time

The Times/The Sunday Times 19 Jul 2022
The Irish public will finally get to see Michael Flatley’s 2018 self-financed spy thriller Blackbird on September 2.
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The Troubling Story Behind Hulu's New Documentary Victoria's Secret: Angels and Demons

Time 19 Jul 2022
In 2003, Epstein told Vanity Fair that he shared a special bond with Wexner ... “If my client needs protecting—sometimes even from his own family—then it’s often better that people hate me, not the client,” Epstein once said, according to Vanity Fair.
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The Troubling Story Behind Hulu’s New Documentary Victoria’s Secret: Angels and Demons

Time Magazine 19 Jul 2022
In 2003, Epstein told Vanity Fair that he shared a special bond with Wexner ... “If my client needs protecting—sometimes even from his own family—then it’s often better that people hate me, not the client,” Epstein once said, according to Vanity Fair.
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Behind the crisis in Sri Lanka – how political and economic mismanagement combined to plunge ...

The Lufkin News 19 Jul 2022
Neil DeVotta, Wake Forest University ... The Conversation U.S ... Can you talk us through the latest events? ... Through the conflict, the Sri Lankan government ran national deficits to finance the counterinsurgency ... What the country instead got was “blingfrastructure” – vanity projects, often financed by China, that were dogged by corruption and graft ... ....

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