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Fyre Fest Caterer Receives Over $130,000 in GoFundMe Donations

The internet is lending a hand to a restaurant owner from the Bahamas after she revealed she lost her life savings feeding stranded festivalgoers during the 2017 Fyre Festival fiasco. Celebrities’ Biggest Social Media Fails When fans learned of Maryann Rolle’s heart-wrenching story in Netflix’s new documentary Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened, they jumped at the chance to donate money on her GoFundMe page, which she created on January 14. In just over one week, donations ...
Tags: Religion, Netflix, Bahamas, US Weekly, Rolle, Roker, Great Exuma, Billy McFarland, TOP VIDEOS, MaryAnn Rolle, Coco Plum Beach, Billy McFarland Courtesy, Exuma Point Resort, MaryAnne Rolle


How Fyre festival went up in flames

How did 2017’s Ja Rule-backed, Bella Hadid-endorsed festival go so spectacularly wrong? A new Netflix documentary chases some unanswered questions“Just take it away and let me start a new beginning … it really pains me when I have to talk about it.” MaryAnn Rolle sits outside her restaurant on Great Exuma in the Bahamas, holding back the tears as she looks towards the camera.Like many other Bahamians, she believed that a new luxury music festival organised by rapper Ja Rule and serial entreprene...
Tags: Netflix, Culture, Festivals, Kendall Jenner, Bahamas, Lazer, McFarland, Rolle, Bella Hadid, Great Exuma, Billy McFarland, Migos Drake, MaryAnn Rolle


Official Trailer for 'Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened' Doc

"Closer to.. Lord of the Flies than Coachella." Netflix has unveiled an official full-length trailer for the new documentary Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened, a film about the infamous, disastrous music festival known as the "Fyre Festival". This documentary is the latest from filmmaker Chris Smith, who previously made the fantastic Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond also for Netflix. So the story goes that in 2017, Fyre Media found Billy McFarland and rapper Ja Rule tried to put toget...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Netflix, Documentaries, Ja Rule, Chris Smith, McFarland, To Watch, Great Exuma, Billy McFarland, Jim Andy, Coachella Netflix


Hurricane Maria Wind Speed Probabilities Number 30

Issued at 1500 UTC SAT SEP 23 2017 000 FONT15 KNHC 231455 PWSAT5 HURRICANE MARIA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 30 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL152017 1500 UTC SAT SEP 23 2017 AT 1500Z THE CENTER OF HURRICANE MARIA WAS ...
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Hurricane Maria Wind Speed Probabilities Number 28

Issued at 0300 UTC SAT SEP 23 2017 000 FONT15 KNHC 230235 PWSAT5 HURRICANE MARIA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 28 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL152017 0300 UTC SAT SEP 23 2017 AT 0300Z THE CENTER OF HURRICANE MARIA WAS ...
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Hurricane Maria Wind Speed Probabilities Number 24

Issued at 0300 UTC FRI SEP 22 2017 000 FONT15 KNHC 220245 PWSAT5 HURRICANE MARIA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 24 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL152017 0300 UTC FRI SEP 22 2017 AT 0300Z THE CENTER OF HURRICANE MARIA WAS ...
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Hurricane Irma Wind Speed Probabilities Number 22

Issued at 2100 UTC MON SEP 04 2017 000 FONT11 KNHC 042037 PWSAT1 HURRICANE IRMA WIND SPEED PROBABILITIES NUMBER 22 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL112017 2100 UTC MON SEP 04 2017 AT 2100Z THE CENTER OF HURRICANE IRMA WAS L...
Tags: Weather, Miami, Venice, Kingston, San Antonio, Havana, Martinique, Tampa, Naples, Orlando, Guadeloupe, Antigua, New Providence, Cienfuegos, Vincent, San Juan


Lawyers for the Fyre Festival sent cease-and-desist letters to people who tweeted about it, lawsuit claims

Social-media posters who complained about the Fyre Festival online were hit with cease-and-desist letters, according to a new lawsuit filed in Florida against the infamous event's organizers. The class-action suit, which is seeking $5 million in damages, alleges that Fyre Festival attendees were sent letters requesting that they take their negative social media posts down. "Specifically, if the social media comments were not taken down, the Defendants claim they could 'incite violence, rioting, ...
Tags: Florida, Trends, Comcast, Don, Great Exuma, William N Finley, Billy McFarland, Lazer Migos Tyga, Kendall Jenner Hailey Baldwin Emily Ratajkowski, Greenspoon Marder, Jeffrey Backman, Kenneth Reel, Emily Reel


The founder of a private club for elite millennials is behind a supermodel-backed music festival that has descended into chaos

Fyre Festival, a luxury music festival set to take place on Great Exuma in the Bahamas this weekend, has reportedly descended into chaos. Attendees have taken to Twitter to complain of disorganization, headliners backing out, and inadequate housing in a "tent city." Thousands of guests who paid between $1,000 and $12,000 for weekend passes are stranded in the Bahamas as organizers arrange flights back to Miami.  The event had been promoted via Instagram by a host of supermodels, including Hailey...
Tags: New York, Instagram, San Francisco, Trends, Washington Dc, Miami, Bahamas, Hailey Baldwin, McFarland, Steven Starr, Great Exuma, William N Finley, Billy McFarland