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The 20 Highest-Paid Athletic Directors In College Sports

[credit provider=”AP”] It is not a secret that the big winners in this era of $100 million athletic programs are the college football coaches. But in a few select cases, the salaries of athletic directors are starting to approach those of their coaching underlings (data via USAToday.com).On the next few […]
The 20 Highest-Paid Athletic Directors In College Sports
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Today’s Summer Homes Don’t Compare To The Lavish Newport Mansions

[credit provider=”www.loc.gov” url=”http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/det1994002633/PP/”] These days all the big celebrities have amazing summer houses, so we decided to take a look at the seasonal retreats that started it all: the Mansions in Newport, Rhode Island. In the 19th century, America’s wealthiest families, including the Vanderbilts and Astors, flocked to the famed summer […]
Today’s Summer Homes Don’t Compare To The Lavish Newport Mansions
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Meet The 24 Robber Barons Who Once Ruled America

[credit provider=”en.wikipedia.org” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Charles_C_Crocker_by_Stephen_W_Shaw.jpg”] With inequality soaring the highest level in a century, we decided to check out how bad things were in the notorious Gilded Age.The most powerful people during this period would later be called robber barons—a term which means exactly what it sounds like. These capitalist titans held […]
Meet The 24 Robber Barons Who Once Ruled America
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