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Forbes Richest 400: 2013 List Revealed

For those who anticipated seeing some new names top the famous Forbes 400, you’re expectations are definitely about to wane. Straight from the mouth of Forbes, the richest man of 2013 is, none other than, Microsoft Corporation co-founder, Bill Gates. Classified as the richest American for 20 consecutive years, it should come as a surprise to no one that Gates’ …

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Dallas Cowboys Top List Of Most Valuable Teams

While the National Football League may not have the worldwide following that is so coveted in sports, it does continue to be far and away the most lucrative league in the world. NFL franchises, including the really bad ones, are cash factories that allow owners to basically print their own money. So while the Dallas Cowboys haven’t had great success …

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Angelina Jolie Tops List Of Top Earning Actresses

Angelina Jolie has not quite been in the spotlight over the last year, but that has not stopped her from making more money than any other actress over that time. According to Forbes, Jolie earned $33 million between June 2012 and June 2013 despite dropping from the public eye. Jolie’s absence was understandable given the double mastectomy she underwent earlier …

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Stanford Tops Forbes List Of Top Universities

For at least this year a west coast school can claim supremacy over what is usually viewed as eastern academic superiority. Stanford university in Palo Alto, CA has been named the top university in the country by a recent Forbes list. The list focused on the areas of Student Satisfaction, Post-Graduate Success, Graduation Rate, Nationally Competitive Awards, and Student Debt. …

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Lady Gaga Takes Top Spot On Forbes Under-30 List

Lady Gaga recently underwent hip surgery to repair a labral tear, most likely caused by her intense dance schedule. It is that work ethic that helped her top this year’s Forbes list of the top earners under the age of 30. Forbes estimates that Gaga made around $80 million in the period between June 2012 and June 2013. The estimate …

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Mark Zuckerberg Now Only the 36th Richest Person in America

Facebook’s struggles on the stock market have been widely reported, and the man behind Facebook has seen his bank account suffer in the past few months. Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, is now only the 36th richest man in America. GASP, I know. But you shouldn’t feel sorry for the man who once famously claimed “I’m CEO, bitch.” Coming in …

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Gordon Ramsay is the Highest Earning Chef in the United States

Gordon Ramsay, the star of the insanely popular and extremely entertaining television programs “Hell’s Kitchen”, “Master Chef”, and “Kitchen Nightmares”, has been deemed the highest earning chef in the United States, according to Forbes. In addition to his numerous televised endeavors, Ramsay has opened numerous restaurants, released countless cookbooks, and has received a whopping 11 Michelin stars. The chef’s estimated …

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Sofia Vergara Tops Forbes List of Highest Paid Television Actresses

Sofia Vergara is having one hell of a month. Not only did she turn 40 looking better than people do their entire lives, she’s also reportedly engaged to her boyfriend Nick Loeb, a man she nursed back to health following a car crash. Adding an expensive layer of icing to this incredibly curvy cake is Forbes’ list of highest paid …

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Will Google Glass Interfere With Facebook’s Plans?

Forbes has a report on Google Glass comparing it to Instagram and the new Facebook Camera app for iOS. The report argues that Glass will be standing in the way of Facebook’s maneuvering for a larger mobile presence. These sorts of predictions might be a little hasty, for two reasons. First, Facebook has not yet been able to get a …

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Women Who Are Least Likely to Land a Long-Term Mate Opt for Lucrative Careers

A new social psychology study from The University of Texas at San Antonio sought to answer why some women decide to focus on their careers instead of having children. The researchers proposed that sex ratio affects women’s family planning and career choices. The study found that a scarcity of desirable men led women to seek high-paying careers and to delay …

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Forbes’ 400 American Billionaires: Gates Still #1

The Forbes’ Magazine annual list of American billionaires has come out and to pretty much no ones surprise, Bill Gates is still #1. The annual list is produced as a way to show off American productivity and prosperousness. This years list includes 397 people from Bill Gates to Dan Snyder. This is the 30th year of the vaunted list and …

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Social Media: Who Are the Most Powerful Influencers?

Forbes Magazine, they of the lists, has released a list of the “Top 50 Social Media Power Influencers“. The list is comprised of social writers whose networks are most active and identifiable. This is not the same as having millions of followers on Twitter. These are people who write about social media, predicting trends, influencing where things go in the …

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