Gross. RT @jyarow: New public golf course in the Bronx has city views from every hole. It opens in 2015. pic.twitter.com/ayPGsPEIyZ
— Kofi Appiah Biney (@kofiabiney) October 16, 2013
The Bronx is back! Under the roar of the 678 going across the Whitestone bridge, and at a cost to the city of $97 million, Trump Golf Links is nearly here. Yes, after the city's hundred-million investment, they handed it over in a 20-year deal to Trump, who'll dump some borrowed money into it to build a clubhouse. The city will allegedly make $10 million on the investment over the next two decades. Now I [...]
"'It was almost completely worthless,' said Jeffrey Tufenkian, 49, who along with his wife, Sona, enrolled in a $35,000 'Gold Elite' class at Trump University to jump-start a career in real estate." —I'm pro-regulation and for protections against deceptive business practices and all… but at a certain point, you're on your own, you know? Maybe don't brush your teeth with motor oil! Don't dive into bodies of water when you don't know their depth! Don't spend tens of thousands of dollars on made-up universities, and don't buy anything just because it has 'Trump' in the name.
Defense Secretary: Mr. President, we have a situation developing in the Middle East. President Trump: Do you like what I've done with the Oval Office? Incredible, right? Have you ever seen anything like this? Defense Secretary: Mr. President, there's a matter that… President Trump: I show this place to very few people. Presidents, Kings… and they walk in, they look around, and they really can't believe what they're seeing. Defense Secretary: It's very nice, Mr. President, sir, but there's a situation in Libya needs your attention. It seems that… President Trump: Get to the point, get to the point. Defense Secretary: We have fears that Muammar Gaddafi will begin [...]
If Al B. Sure, also known as the man who gave our ears the New Jack Swing pinnacle "Nite And Day" has to go on TV to find love, is there hope for any of us in this crazy world? Probably not, right? I haven't even mentioned that he's doing so on a show that presents as its "prize" the Trump-groomed reality-villain prototype Omarosa! [Via]
Broadcasting and Cable has a good laugh at those who were shocked by the Times profile of NBC boy-honcho Ben Silverman this weekend past. It's true: any Silverman story, even one as unrevealing and friendly as Carter's, can sound shocking if you're not accustomed to The Silverman Way!