January 24, 2000 Issue
"I don't like to think of this in terms of dollars. I think of it in terms of a score or a number."
-- Day trader Kirk Kazazian, "Wall Street's Winners"
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|COVER STORY||Wall Street's Winners|
The Street was so top-heavy with winners in 1999 that it wasn't easy to pick just ten. The growth of broadband, the proliferation of Silicon Alley venture capital, and the home-stretch explosion of technology stocks all added up to a very big year for New York's financial community.
The market for Colonial Americana is now a national spectator sport, thanks to PBS's Antiques Roadshow. But this week, the show's stars -- the identically blond, impeccably tailored, preposterously affable twins Leigh and Leslie Keno -- will be holding court right here in the city as connoisseurs gather for Americana Week.
The National Interest
BY LAWRENCE O'DONNELL JR./font>
Why Bob Kerrey might take Manhattan, despite his fellow senators' pleadings
Going beyond the chat on the AOL Time Warner deal
Freed "cybersex fiend" Oliver Jovanovic talks about what the jury never heard -- and what it will hear if there's a new trial
Gems from a generation past; a new rotary club
A tour of New York's most storied nineteenth-century saloons
Sales & Bargains
Where to find fabrics for do-it-yourself skirts and halter tops
BY PETER RAINER
Hitchcock's Rear Window returns
David Hirson barks up the Wrong Mountain; Mamet's early promise
"Body Art" fails to leave a mark
Doug Varone finally tells a story
Football works on the small screen -- so why not opera?
Fifties Cuban romance at Isla; sixties rec room at Canteen