When Jennifer McCrea -- perhaps the best-connected fundraiser in Manhattan -- meets a billionaire to ask for money, she almost never schleps to his office, instead choosing neutral ground at a local coffee shop.
Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep , Grammy-award winner singer-songwriter James Taylor , and Pulitzer-prize winning author Harper Lee were among the 20 recipients of the National Medal of Arts and the National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama .
The Los Angeles estate where movie stars frolicked beneath a Picasso nude that set a world record at auction today is on the market for $24.95 million, according to broker Coldwell Banker Previews International.
It was 20 years ago today, plus about 25 years, that the Beatles recorded one of the most acclaimed albums in music history, “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” and they did it on Harman recording gear.
Here’s a surefire way to spend some time with Scarlett Johansson : An Audemars Piguet watch signed by the film and stage star is one of 27 luxury timepieces slated for the auction block tonight. The Johansson model, with her signature engraved on the back, will probably cost you $32,000 and change.