Eavesdropping In: Some Guests Have All The Luck

by BRITTA LOFGREN · August 24, 2010

With special bday calls from ex-Beatle Paul McCartney and a star-studded bday bash, ex-President Clinton sure is living large in the Hamptons... [HuffPo]

...meanwhile current President Barack Obama is busy taking a relaxing vacation (or, ahem, "snooze fest" as it's been called) on Martha's Vineyard. [WashPo]

And while Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein shows off a Phelps-worthy flip turn, winning this weekend's (ultra-secretive?) Southampton Bath & Tennis Club Swim-a-Thon... [NYObserver]

...the rest of Wall Street returns from the Hamptons to a far from optimistic autumn outlook. [MktWatch]