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An in-person bar mitzvah for Chris Christie's nephew led to several positive COVID-19 cases at a New Jersey middle school

Chris Christie. AP/Mel Evans A New Jersey middle school switched to remote learning for a day after several positive COVID-19 cases surfaced, some of which may have been caused by a bar mitzvah. The bar mitzvah was held for former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's 13-year-old nephew. The school is planning to resume in-person learning by Monday, the superintendent said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several middle-school students who attended a bar mitzvah for the nep...
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An in-person bar mitzvah for Chris Christie's nephew led to a COVID-19 outbreak and shut down a New Jersey middle school

Chris Christie. AP/Mel Evans A New Jersey middle school abruptly closed after a COVID-19 outbreak caused by a bar mitzvah, the New York Post reported. The bar mitzvah was held for former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's 13-year-old nephew. The school is planning to resume in-person learning by Monday, Constantino said. See more stories on Insider's business page. A bar mitzvah held for the nephew of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie forced a middle school to close down after se...
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Study confirms superior sound of a Stradivari is due to the varnish (ars technica)

Enlarge / A 1729 Stradivari known as the "Solomon, Ex-Lambert" on display at Christie's in New York in March 2007. (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images) Along with Andrea Amati and Andrea Guarneri, Antonio Stradivari dominated the so-called Golden Age of Violins (roughly 1660 to 1750), and the instruments they crafted remain the gold standard today in terms of acoustic quality. World-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma has long favored a Stradivarius instrument, as does violinist Joshua Bell. But scient...
Tags: New York, News, Christie, Jennifer Ouellette, Angewandte Chemie, Yo Yo Ma, Joshua Bell, Stradivari, Don Emmert, Andrea Amati, Andrea Guarneri Antonio Stradivari


Austria: Are NFTs Insurable? - Schoenherr Attorneys at Law

The NFT market is still relatively new and volatile, but its potential is huge. Christie's managed to auction an NFT linked to an artwork for over USD 69 million this March...
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Wednesday Addams Netflix Series Casts Gwendoline Christie as Morticia’s Rival

Gwendoline Christie is going from portraying the stalwart knight Brienne of Tarth on “Game of Thrones” to playing Larissa Weems, a longtime rival of Morticia Addams in Netflix’s “Wednesday.” Christie is a series regular. The eight-episode series — a live-action, comedic, supernatural mystery that Netflix ordered in February — revolves around Wednesday Addams (Jenna Ortega) […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Morticia Addams, Christie, Wednesday, Gwendoline Christie, Brienne, Tarth, Jenna Ortega, Larissa Weems


The 22 best Agatha Christie books, according to Goodreads members

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. According to Goodreads reviews, some of Agatha Christie's best books include "And Then There Were None," "Murder on the Orient Express," and "The Mysterious Affair at Styles." Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Agatha Christie (1890-1976) is one of the best-selling authors of all time. to rank readers' favorite Agatha Christie books. For more books, check out the . Agatha Christie is one of the be...
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What Makes Basquiat’s Untitled Great Art: One Painting Says Everything Basquiat Wanted to Say About America, Art & Being Black in Both Worlds

They wouldn’t have let Jean-Michel into a Tiffany’s if he wanted to use the bathroom or if he went to buy an engagement ring and pulled a wad of cash out of his pocket.  — Stephen Torton, Jean-Michel Basquiat’s studio assistant When Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Untitled (Skull) sold for $110.5 million in 2017 to Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maesawa, the artist joined the ranks of Da Vinci, De Kooning, and Picasso as one of the top selling painters in the world, surpassing a previous record set ...
Tags: Art, Facebook, New York, College, America, Brooklyn, Andy Warhol, Picasso, Christie, Tiffany, Tiffany Co, Jean Michel Basquiat, Josh Jones, Ben Davis, Artnet, Basquiat


The Evolution of Kandinsky’s Painting: A Journey from Realism to Vibrant Abstraction Over 46 Years

Like most renowned abstract painters, Wassily Kandinsky could also paint realistically. Unlike most renowned abstract painters, he only took up art in earnest after studying economics and law at the University of Moscow. He then found early success teaching those subjects, which seem to have proven too worldly for his sensibilities: at age 30 he enrolled in the Munich Academy to continue the study of art that he’d left off while growing up in Odessa. The surviving paintings he produced at the e...
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Chris Christie says he thinks Biden's employer vaccine mandates are on 'shaky ground,' a day after taking heat for criticizing Trump on 9/11

Chris Christie on ABC News during the night of the 2020 presidential election. Lorenzo Bevilaqua/ABC via Getty Images Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he has concerns about Biden's vaccine mandate for employers. The day before, Christie tweeted out a video of himself criticizing Trump at the Reagan Library. Many on Twitter called Christie "tone deaf" as the video was posted on the 20th anniversary of 9/11. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former New Jersey...
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Christie steps out of Trump’s shadow

Chris Christie is delivering a major speech Thursday at the Reagan Library sketching out a vision for the Republican Party after Trump's loss.
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Turkey Cannot Recover Ancient 'Stargazer' Idol From Christie's, Steinhardt -U.S. Judge

By Jonathan StempelNEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge ruled on Tuesday that Turkey cannot recover a 6,000-year-old marble idol known as the "Guennol...
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Caruba: What is the Difference Between the DNC and the CPUSA?

By Alan Caruba Editors Note: This article first appeared on AmmoLand News on August 25, 2014. Our now deceased friend, Alan Caruba, saw what was happening to the Democratic party in 2014 and would be horrified by what it has become today. In seven short years, his predictions have come true. Wake Up Democrats New Jersey –-(Ammoland.com)- On the home page of the Communist Party USA CPUSA) it says “A better and peaceful world is possible—a world where people and nature come before profits. Tha...
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NFTs will eventually be used by the government, which will mark the 'final stage' of adoption for a market that just had a monster August, one expert says

NFT auction at Christie's on June 28, 2021 in New York City. Noam Galai/Getty Images NFTs have had a banner month in August. Experts see more growth ahead. The final stage of adoption for NFTs is government adoption, said one expert. Incorporating NFTs into traditional financial assets could also be an indicator of going mainstream, said another. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Non-fungible tokens had a banner month in August, with sales volume...
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What to know about non-fungible tokens (NFTs) - unique digital assets built on blockchain technology

NFTs have become increasingly popular and have sold for millions. They can come in the form of everything from memes to pet rocks. NFT; Alyssa Powell/Insider A non-fungible token (NFT) is a unique digital asset that represents ownership of real-world items like art, video clips, music, and more. NFTs use the same blockchain technology that powers cryptocurrencies, but they're not a currency. While NFTs have sold for millions, they're highly speculative assets that are not appropria...
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CryptoPunks creator inks representation deal with major Hollywood talent agency

One of Hollywood’s biggest talent agencies is getting into the NFT game. Larva Labs, the creator of CryptoPunks, just signed with United Talent Agency (UTA) in a representation deal that will bring one of the earliest and most iconic NFT projects into the entertainment and branding worlds. “I would say that it is one of the first opportunities for an IP that fully originated in crypto-world to enter a broader entertainment space, and they earned it,” head of UTA Digital Assets Lesley Silverman t...
Tags: TC, Hollywood, Tech, Christie's, Cryptocurrencies, Blockchains, Ethereum, UTA, Blockchain, Visa, Christie, NFT, United Talent Agency, United Talent Agency UTA, NFTS, Larva Labs


Unexpected Things You Didn't Know You Could Buy With Crypto

Most people buy and hold cryptocurrency in the hopes that it will one day replace fiat currencies and therefore become more valuable. However, increasingly, some are looking to spend it, too, with 40% of crypto holders planning to make a purchase in the next year, according to a recent survey.Read more...
Tags: Spotify, Nordstrom, Money, Cryptography, Bitcoin, Sony, Starbucks, Lifehacks, Cryptocurrencies, Southwest Airlines, Digital Currencies, Christie, Sothebys, Gyft, Expedia Group, The NBA


Spirit Airlines crew was asked to change out of their uniforms for their safety to avoid angry passengers, report says

Passengers waiting in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport on August 6, the sixth day that the airline had canceled hundreds of flights. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images A Spirit Airlines crew was escorted to safety after facing angry travelers, The Times reported. An unnamed crew member said they were asked to change their uniforms for their safety. Spirit Airlines caused an uproar earlier this month after canceling thousands ...
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Spirit Airlines crew were asked to change out of their uniforms for their safety to avoid angry passengers, report says

Passengers wait in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport on the sixth day the airline has cancelled hundreds of flights, on August 6, 2021. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images A Spirit Airlines crew had to be escorted to safety after facing angry travelers earlier this month, The New York Times reported. An unnamed crew member said they were asked to change their uniforms to conceal who they worked for. Spirit Airlines caused an up...
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CryptoPunks blasts past $1 billion in lifetime sales as NFT speculation surges

Hello friends, and welcome back to Week in Review! Last week we dove into Bezos’s Blue Origin suing NASA. This week, I’m writing about the unlikely and triumphant resurgence of the NFT market. If you’re reading this on the TechCrunch site, you can get this in your inbox from the newsletter page , and follow my tweets @lucasmtny . The big thing If I could, I would probably write about NFTs in this newsletter every week. I generally stop myself from actually doing so because I try my best to ...
Tags: Apple, Uber, Twitter, California, Tech, Ceo, Nasa, Cryptography, Kanye West, United States, App-store, Judge, Kano, Cryptocurrencies, Blockchains, Ethereum


Diamonds Factory: Insta-Queens

Ever wondered what Queen Elizabeth I or Marie Antoinette's Instagram might look like if they were alive today? Or exactly how much their 'Gram-worthy jewels would cost today? Well, wonder no more. Diamond jewellery specialists, Diamonds Factory, have re-imagined the portraits of some of history’s ...
Tags: Europe, England, Instagram, France, Scotland, Russia, Advertising, Egypt, East Anglia, Catholic, Norfolk, Catherine, Cleopatra, James, Christie, Peter


So you bought an NFT? Doesn’t mean you also own it

NFT’s or non-fungible tokens first captured the public imagination when a digital collage by an artist named Beeple sold for US$69 million (£51 million) at Christie’s in March 2021. Since then, there has been an explosion in the use of these units for storing digital content, which are bought and sold using online ledgers known a blockchains. Since that initial connection with art, we are seeing NFT’s being used in numerous other ways. Notably, many are being traded as collectibles on exchanges ...
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@properties hires former Christie’s exec to build franchise business

Natalie Hamrick spent nearly nine years at Christie's International Real Estate. She'll now help @properties grow its franchise operations.
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The first Les Paul Gibson guitar — owned and upgraded by the man himself — to be auctioned by Christie's

The guitar will be part of Christie's "Exceptional Sale" in New York on Oct. 13.        [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
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‘American Pie’ performer snags star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — Singer Don McLean received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, Aug. 16,  in connection with the 50th anniversary of “American Pie.” McLean was all smiles at the ceremony on Hollywood Boulevard in front of the Pie Hole, which changed the name of its “Mom’s Apple Crumble” to “American Pie” for the day. “I’ve had some wonderful experiences,” McLean told the cheering crowd as he accepted the honor. HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – AUGUST 16: Don McLean (C) poses with “Weird Al” Ya...
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A Spirit pilot and flight attendant describe flying empty planes around the country and being stranded for days last week amid the airline's meltdown: 'It was like being lost in space'

An aerial view shows Spirit Airlines jets parked at McCarran International Airport Ethan Miller/Getty Images One pilot said Spirit's cancellations came down to the airline's inadequate infrastructure. Flight attendants were left stranded away from base for multiple days, one Spirit worker said. Some workers reportedly drove food to airports and let stranded employees stay in their homes. See more stories on Insider's business page. Spirit Airlines canceled over 2,000 flights l...
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Flight attendant union sends blistering response to Spirit's request for airport volunteers amid cancellation chaos

Passengers waiting in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport on the sixth day that the airline canceled hundreds of flights. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Spirit asked flight attendants to volunteer at the Fort Lauderdale airport amid mass cancellations. The Spirit COO later apologized to workers, saying the request was "insulting" and "poorly timed." A union representative fired back at Spirit: "Why get abused for free when ...
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Salvator Mundi

Podcast Transcript In 2005, a small auction house in New Orleans sold a painting at auction labeled at Lot 664. The description of the item was simply, “Christ Salvator Mundi. Oil on cradled panel.” The painting was sold for $1,000.  Twelve years later, the same painting was sold at Christie’s in New York for a ... Read more The post Salvator Mundi appeared first on Everything Everywhere Travel Blog.
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NFTs are skyrocketing and everyone from Katy Perry to the NBA is selling them - but they've got a long way to go before they really go mainstream, Rarible's co-founder says

NICOLAS ASFOURI / Contributor/ Getty Images Despite the buzz, NFTs have a long way to go before becoming mainstream, Rarible cofounder Alex Salnikov said. They have to become more affordable and accessible, and companies figure how they might appeal to consumers, he told Insider. Interest in the digital assets has skyrocketed, prompting celebrities and leading corporates to put out their own NFTs. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Non-fungible to...
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