Tag: Entrepreneurs

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No Death, No Taxes

Libertarian, futurist, billionaire: a profile of Peter Thiel.

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Secrets of the Tax-Prep Business

How pop-up tax preparers make billions off the poor.

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Crowd Source

On a company that provides fake paparazzi, pretend campaign supporters, and counterfeit protesters on demand.

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Head Over Heels

Inside Steve Madden’s shoe empire.

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China’s Funeral Revolutionaries

Two men try to disrupt the gray market of Chinese death services.

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The Cold War

Relations between two ice cream vendors in Oregon turn nasty.

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Trump Solo

“Deep down, he wants to be Madonna.”

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I'm Sammy Hagar, and I Learned to Cook Before I Learned to Rock

The former Van Halen front man has actually made more money from booze and food than from music.

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The Kingdom of Haymour

An immigrant from Lebanon, a hair-cutting fortune, and the dream of building a castle on an island in British Columbia.

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Tales from the eBay Crypt

The rewards and pitfalls of selling haunted objects.

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