1. "The Magic Bullet Infomercial Is Actually About Swinging"
Listen to Mimi at the 5:40 mark. This is the key.2. "Miami Heat player Amar’e Stoudemire [wants to] connect the stars of sport with the art community"
“I’ve got some grilled chicken here,” she says, voice thick with meaning and perhaps more than a little embarrassment, “from last night’s barbecue.” Her voice drops at least half an octave on “last night,” and she gives a rueful little chuckle on the tail end of “barbecue.” It’s easy to miss; it’s an almost imperceptible moment, but it’s also a dead giveaway.
“I went to a lot of fairs and I saw a lot of art,” Stoudemire says. “But that one was something that I wanted to add to the Melech Collection.”3. "The researchers created 20 identical Airbnb profiles with 20 different names...They found that 'requests from guests with distinctively African-American names are roughly 16% less likely to be accepted than identical guests with distinctively White names.'"
That’s what he calls his personal art collection, after the Hebrew word for “King.”
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