When Sanford “Sandy” I. Weill learned that a university concert hall near his home in California’s wine country was short on cash he toured the unfinished building and then asked his friend Lang Lang to check out the acoustics.
Lineman Vince Wilfork threw a football standing by his seat in the Waldorf Astoria ballroom last night to quarterback Tom Brady on stage, who caught it, then fumbled. Wilfork threw another to linebacker Jerod Mayo. It bounced on the piano where Elton John would later perform.
Pete Seeger, the folk singer who rallied audiences to social causes for more than six decades and inspired generations of musicians from Bob Dylan and Peter, Paul and Mary to Bruce Springsteen, has died. He was 94.