Operation Varsity Blues is the FBI investigation used to charge 50 people “with being part of a long-running bribery scheme to get privileged kids with lackluster grades into big-name colleges and universities.” The FBI sting netted two actresses: Felicity Huffman from Desperate Housewives and Lori Loughlin from Full House.
Free Solo is a remarkable movie about Alex Honnold’s ascent of El Capitain. It was a masterpiece of a movie and the voters agreed as it won an Academy Award® for best documentary feature. The New York Times said, “Alex Honnold’s Free Solo climb should be celebrated as one of the great athletic feats of any kind, ever.” I concur.
Most investors have heard of Warren Buffett, Peter Lynch and Sir John Templeton, but what about Herbert Wertheim? Dr. Wertheim is worth $2.3 billion according to Forbes. In a recent Forbes Magazine article, he credits his substantial wealth to buying individual stocks and holding them forever. Dr.
The Hallmark Channel has hit the motherlode with their romantic holiday themed movies. Women of all ages are attracted to their shows, especially women between the ages of 25 to 54. My wife is a huge fan of their movies, especially during the Christmas season.
Henry Ford is credited with revolutionizing the auto industry and was on the forefront of innovation by creating the assembly line. He paid his employees $5 per day so they could purchase the cars they were manufacturing. He once said, “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” Mr. Ford’s net worth was about $200 billion.