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The least glamorous first jobs of 14 highly successful people

Winfrey’s media empire made her the first female black billionaire — she’s worth an estimated $US3 billion today, according to Forbes. Before she made it to the top, she struggled her way out of a difficult, impoverished childhood.When she was living with her dad in Nashville as a young teenager, she worked at a corner grocery store next to her …

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Top 8 Most Expensive Chocolates in the World

Chuao Chocolatier is named after the cacao-producing region of Chuao, Venezuela and the brand uses European techniques to make their Venezuelan chocolate. The freshest ingredients are used, and absolutely no preservatives are permitted in these handmade chocolates.The brand was started by Venezuela natives Michael and Richard Antonorsi, who came from a family of cacao growers. It was only natural for …

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10 Most Expensive Classic Cars

By the 1960s, Ferrari could tell that racing was moving away from front-engine layouts and towards mid-engine cars. They tried to capitalize on this with the 250 LM. The 250 engine from the Testa Rossa was mounted in the middle of the car to create a new type of racer. It was a production version of the company’s 250 P …

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The Billionaire College Dropouts

6. Ralf Lauren – worth over $7 billion Ralph Lauren, CEO and Chairman of Ralph Lauren Corp, has a net worth of $7 billion. The fashion tycoon, 73, went to Baruch College for two years but dropped out to join the army. After his stint in the army, he began designing neckties for Beau Brummel in 1976,  and later that year, …

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This heavy metal guitarist wears a burqa while she rocks

Gisele, who is a fan of the late heavy metal guitarist Randy Rhoads, played in her brother’s heavy metal band Spectrus for several years before parting ways because of ‘professional differences’.Her new band, which she refuses to reveal the name until closer to the album launch next year, plays thrash metal.She said some people are shocked to see a practicing …

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Humpback, Fukuichi Japanese Dining and Crab in da Bag

This week’s New eats is all about freshness. From succulent oysters at Humpback, to a whole pot of seafood at Crab in da Bag, and delicious air-flown ingredients at Fukuichi Japanese Dining, it doesn’t get better than this.If you want the freshest food choices in Singapore, these are definitely worth checking out.The Shigoku Fat Bastard has got a firm flesh, …

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This incredible $4million cinema has a 1,800sq-foot screen

Forget IMAX, this cinema will make you feel like you’re inside the screen – because it uses real weather effects in the auditorium.Brazil’s 24-seater, $4million VIX virtual reality ride, launching next month in the town of Vila Velha, took two years to complete, required 100 tons of steel, 3,000 metres of cabling and a 90-man team to assemble.Its 1,800sq ft …

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This Woman Has Some Amazingly Creative Before and After Weight Loss Photos

Before Beth Beard got her gastric bypass surgery, she knew she wanted some before and after photos to celebrate the change. And she also knew she wanted to do something different. Yahoo shared her images from “The Beth Project,” a photo series she did with her friend and fellow photographer Blake Morrow.”The decision to have such a drastic surgery was …

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