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Breakthrough Prize 2015

Celebrities such as Seth McFarlane, Pharrell Williams, Russell Crowe, Hilary Swank, Lily Collins and Christina Aguilera recently joined Silicon Valley’s tech elite in celebrating the annual Breakthrough Prize.
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Party for Equality

Wilkes Bashford and Christopher Bently recently chaired a special event at the Bently Reserve in San Francisco to encourage people to vote No on Proposition 8. It seems that everyone is opposed to Proposition 8 — Gavin Newsom, Barack Obama, Ellen DeGeneres, Sergey Brin and even (as you’ll soon see), Dr. Ruth have showed their opposition to 8.
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44 Billionaires of Northern California

According to our count, there are 44 northern California residents who appear on the “Forbes 400 Richest People in America” list for 2008. Here they are, listed by Forbes ranking,…
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Trading Places, And Nobody Cares

Vanity Fair has released its 2007 list of the 100 people they rank as leaders of “The New Establishment.” No big surprises on the list, which is really quite a…
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Why We Love Esther Dyson

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