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So you did your time interning at Goldman or Credit Suisse after your junior year of college, and realized that you just weren't cut out for the finance world. Still, we can't forget about all of those psycho-competitive economics majors from college who are now working Downtown and rolling in the dough. If your plan is to mingle with these Type A's over a martini (or three), check out these bars that heavily cater to the Wall Street types.. More»
Earlier this year, we brought you The Most Exclusive Members-Only Clubs In Manhattan, but now we stand corrected. The most exclusive members-only club is the enigmatic Zodiac Club, which has been in existence since 1868, yet is virtually unknown outside of the NYC historians and scholars. Check out the slideshow to learn more about the fraternity of twelve that has existed behind a curtain of elite secrecy. These industry titans have ruled the country from the tables of Manhattan clubhouses from the dawn of the first Gilded Age, through the crash of 1929, past the two World Wars into the New Gilded Age. More»
The island of Manhattan is home to the greatest concentration of private clubs in this country, and no, we are not talking about the velvet-roped doors of the Meatpacking District. These elite institutions date back to the early nineteenth century, modeled after the gentlemen's clubs of London and retain the codes of behavior from that era. The buildings are reverent but nondescript, the fees are astronomical, and the dress code is de rigueur. Here are 7 members-only clubs, where the upper echelon of New York Society can freely mix business with pleasure.
In honor of the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, protesters headed back downtown to the Stock Exchange this morning, and the police came out in full force to keep everything in check. But despite all the action on the streets, inside the offices, things are status quo. Your news-feeds may be filled with photos of the protesters, but take a look at what's going on inside. More»
Last night we went to Cherie Blair's suite on the 34th floor of the Essex House. As she sipped an early evening spot of tea and lounged on the couch, the wife of former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair talked about her humanitarian efforts, her husband's Blackberry addiction, and misguided portrayals of herself in pop-culture. More»
Saturday, December 7
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