Much much does a Hawaiian island cost? Recently the sixth-largest of the Hawaiian islands, Lanai, was purchased by the third-riches American, Larry Ellison. Ellison's net worth is estimated to be around $36 billion and the purchase of the island is thought to have cost Ellison somewhere north of $500 million. Lanai is home to about 3,100 people and Ellison purchased about 98% of the island, the state of Hawaii owns the other 2%.
ants, you still may be able to afford your own private island. Websites such as Private Islands Online list private islands for sale. Depending on the location, you can score a private island of your own for as little as $100,000.
Who says the US housing market is in hard times? A luxury penthouse just went into the market in New York City with the asking price of $100 million! Even I can do the math with that asking price. $100 million can buy 100 $1 million dollar homes, which in some parts of the country a $1 million dollar home is a mansion.
$100 million is enough to buy you a Greek island. So what does $100 million get you in New York? A full service condominium near Central Park with incredible views, 3 floors, 6 rooms, 9 bathroom, and 11,000 sq/ft.
It is widely being reported that Snoop Dogg has changed his stage name to Snoop Lion. The name change came about from a recent trip to Jamaica. While in Jamaica, Snoop Lion visited a Rastafarian temple where the head priest asked him for his name, when he replied 'Snoop Dogg' the priest is reported to have said, “No more. You are the light; you are the lion.'
from Prince to the Artist Formerly Known as Prince to eventually change it back to Prince. Snoop Lion started his career as Snoop Doggy Dogg, then shorten it to the more professional sounding Snoop Dogg and now to Snoop Lion.
The Lion of Judah is a central figure in the Imperial Flag of Ethiopia, a flag used by Rastafarians.