Today Winfield House continues the tradition of receiving a host of distinguished guests. Over the years these have included the Queen and other members of the royal family, and many other prominent figures in business, politics, diplomacy, banking, the armed services, education and the arts. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump wants Queen to grant 1,000-year lease on US ambassador’s Regent’s Park mansion with sprawling 12-acre garden as part of trade deal
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As for the poor little rich girl, more husbands came and went. After the death of her son, aged 36, in a plane crash in 1972, she became ever more addicted to pills and drink, dying of a heart attack in 1979. … [Read more...] about A tragic heiress, her opulent mansion… and a VERY racy legacy: His taste is famously blingtastic so why, asks RICHARD KAY, is Donald Trump lobbying the Queen over a Grade II listed property in the heart of the capital?
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Was it harder to get taken seriously, because people were celebrating that kind of punk ideal?Oh, when we started to get good, we lost our audience. [Laughs] We really started with doing our stripper tune, or a Peter Gunn kind of thing and with Arto crashing around and then we would fuck it up on purpose. Or we used to do [Thelonious Monk’s] “Epistrophy.” But, like, at breakneck speed with Evan [Lurie, John’s brother] playing, but he would play it on the organ like [sings the melody double-time, out of control], and I would go bam, bah-bahhh! Instead of like how it’s supposed to go. The audience would go crazy and at the beginning, it was, like, the thing to see, but we were campy. Andy Warhol would be in the front row and it would be mobbed. And then as the music got more serious and better, we lost our audience. I mean, completely. When we played at Tramp’s one night, there were nine people there and it took a long time to get it back because as … [Read more...] about John Lurie on His New Cult-TV Adventure and Why He Misses Anthony Bourdain
Yahoo and YouGov's survey didn't find that everyone believed these conspiracy theories though. Just 24 percent of independents, 19% of Democrats and 12% of people who "Voted for Hillary Clinton in 2016" believed the conspiracy theory about Gates. Instead, forty-five percent of independents, 52% of Democrats and 63% of Clinton voters said they don't believe it. The rest said they were not sure. … [Read more...] about Bill Gates calls COVID-19 vaccine conspiracy theories ‘stupid,’ but many believe them