Lupita Nyong’o Joins the $3 Billion Dollar Club

Lupita has joined the 3 billion dollar club with lifetime grosses of the films she’s appeared in. The J.J. Abrams directed, Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($2,025,000,000 USD and counting) accounts for the bulk of her lifetime grosses thus far. Her latest work has the actress voi

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Pres. Barack Obama Ranked the Most Powerful Human

President Barrack Obama is the most powerful human being on Earth, according to Forbes magazine. The publication’s authors, who are usually critical of the president’s policies...

Tiger Woods Falls to #21 in World Golf Ranking

  Tiger Woods is the best golfer of the last half century. Currently though because his otherworldly skills have waned since his knee injury two years ago, Tiger’s playe...

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Ursula Burns Leading Xerox Boldly to the Future

Ursula Burns was ranked the 20th most powerful woman in the world by Forbes Magazine for their 100 Most Powerful Women annual list; Fortune magazine placed her at 9th in their a...

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Charles E. Phillips, About Work His Magic at Infor.

Don’t let the handsome gentile exterior fool you, beneath his facade of cool calmness is an intensely driven man. He’s one of the best paid corporate titans, in fact ranking #1...

Paula Patton Will Star in Two Huge Movies in 2011.

Do you remember the bar scene in Will Smith’s 2005 mega blockbuster film, Hitch? In the scene, Will Smith’s character (Alex Hitch) uses some slick lines on a beautiful woma...

  • Pres. Barack Obama Ranked the Most Powerful Human

    President Barrack Obama is the most powerful human being on Earth, according to Forbes magazine. The publication’s authors, who are usually critical of the president’s policies, released their annual list Wednesday. China’s communist leader Hu  Jintao, who was ranked number #1 last

  • Tiger Woods Falls to #21 in World Golf Ranking

      Tiger Woods is the best golfer of the last half century. Currently though because his otherworldly skills have waned since his knee injury two years ago, Tiger’s played in less tournaments. Since turning pro in 1997 Tiger’s kept a grueling schedule that had him playing m

  • England’s Son Lewis Hamilton, Win German Grand Prix

    2008 world champion, Lewis Hamilton, is back in top form today because of his incredible victory at the German Grand Prix. It’s been a trying year for England’s mega sports star. He’d picked reprimand after reprimand a few times this year for on track behavior – war

  • Chrysler’s Top Gun, Ralph Giles Talk up 2013 Viper.

    Chrysler’s head of design, CEO of it’s motorsports division,  Ralph Gilles revealed some details about the Dodge Viper 2013 iteration. The 2013 model which will retail for about $95,000 – $100,000, is finally going to be equipped with amongst other things, cup holders an

  • Lizz Wright is Bringing Jazz to a Younger Audience

    You don’t need to see Lizz Wright’s face to know she’s a beautiful woman. Her vocal range is one part Norah Jones and two helpings of Cassandra Wilson. Just one verse into any of the sultry jazz chanteuses’ songs and you’re hooked. A Google search of her name returns nearly 400,0

  • Mellody Hobson Wants Us to be Financially Smarter!

    Mellody Hobson is on a mission.  Others may call her journey, something of a crusade; she has traveled far and wide spreading her message of greater economic freedoms and choices for all. She’s steadfastly pushed this broad vision through any medium she can find and to anyone who’ll l

  • Denzel Washington, Still Hollywood’s Most Bankable

    There aren’t many sure bets in the business of movies, one of a few actors that comes closest, is Denzel Washington. Hiring him on a film will bring international notoriety and almost certainly critical praises when a film’s released in theatres.     In Tom Hank’s Oscar acc

  • Ursula Burns Leading Xerox Boldly to the Future

    Ursula Burns was ranked the 20th most powerful woman in the world by Forbes Magazine for their 100 Most Powerful Women annual list; Fortune magazine placed her at 9th in their annual 50 Most Powerful Women list.  In July, 2009, Ursula was appointed CEO and chairman of the fortune 500 h

  • Ralph Giles Sits in the Driver’s Seat at Chrysler.

    A kid with a dream can change the world. How many times have our parents push this simple idea into our heads, Ralph Gilles listened; if he didn’t, Chrysler would have gone belly up long ago. Sure President Obama and the Democrats threw Chrysler a very needed lifeline. Still, before the

  • Meet Patrice Motsepe, South Africa’s Mining Titan

    Patrice Motsepe has steadily amassed a truly huge fortune by sheer determination, hard work and some luck.  Mr. Motsepe is a beacon in South Africa, though he will not court that distinction, fact is, a multi-billionaire hailing from Soweto just is.  A lawyer by training, he became the f

  • All Hail Nyjah Huston, Sports World’s Newest Star

    It’s summertime 2010, you’re at the Street Pro Finals of the Maloof Money Cup in Orange County, California. The skating skills of these young cats are beyond reproach, one after the other they display pure talent.  Then after few of the top skaters finish their routines, when one migh

  • Charles E. Phillips, About Work His Magic at Infor.

    Don’t let the handsome gentile exterior fool you, beneath his facade of cool calmness is an intensely driven man. He’s one of the best paid corporate titans, in fact ranking #15 in America, according to Fortune Magazine: earning an estimated $30.1 million US salary in 2009. Charles E.