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Leonard Lauder

  1. the beauty of it all
    This Beauty Expert Believes Skin Care Is Self CareAnd knows where to find the best fancy baked potato in Paris.
  2. party pics
    Party Pics: Elton John, Liz Hurley, and More at the Hot Pink PartyPlus, cancan dancers and Hailee Steinfeld.
  3. but is it art?
    Lauder Donates Reported $1 Billion Worth of Picasso and Braque Works to the MetAnd Léger and Gris.
  4. democracy
    Estée Lauder Mogul Cut Martin Scorsese in Line to VoteIt helped that Leonard Lauder makes philanthropic donations to his polling place.
  5. loose threads
    Terry Richardson Shoots the Girls GuysPlus, Toni Garrn covers Numéro Tokyo’s December issue.
  6. sad things
    Evelyn Lauder Passed Away This WeekendShe was 75.
  7. Leonard Lauder Lunches Like a LadyI don’t want to get fat.”
  8. Gerard Butler Is Embarrassed to Say He Trimmed Jennifer Aniston’s Christmas BushWe wouldn’t be!
  9. Celebrations
    Four Seasons Turns 50So which power players did ‘Vanity Fair’ photograph for the occasion?
  10. loose threads
    Nicole Miller Launches New Line; Cindy McCain Visits OscarNicole Miller’s got a new sportswear line, Cindy McCain went shopping at Oscar de la Renta, and André Leon Talley’s got a hot new piece of art.
  11. InfidelsFor another week, almost all politics was both local and sleazy.
  12. The ‘Journal’ Blows the Lauder Clan’s Mild Awkwardness Wide OpenToday, The Wall Street Journal digs into the dirt surrounding the Lauder family, one of New York’s most influential business and social clans. Okay, so they don’t get into that much dirt, but, for the Journal, it feels positively juicy. According to the blaring headline, tensions are “Roiling” the Lauder dynasty! See, the Estée Lauder Companies are going to have a permanent non-Lauder CEO for the first time ever this year. And even though we’ve known that for months, Rupert Murdoch the Journal editors felt that readers deserved a look into the personal lives of Estée’s heirs. What do we learn? Well… • Former CEO and current chairman Leonard Lauder hasn’t done the best job of ceding power to his son, William, who is the current CEO (he has a bigger office! And he writes notes!). • Leonard’s brother, Ronald, has borrowed a lot against his company’s shares and recently unloaded $100 million of them (but he’s still confident in the company!). • Ronald loves art!
  13. Puerto Rico, You Lovely Island • The fallout from Sunday’s Puerto Rican Day parade included 208 arrests, a huge increase from last year’s 50 or so. The police insist all but ten of the arrested were “gang members.” [NYT] • First Connecticut was on the brink of legalizing medical marijuana; now New York is, too. The legislation may be heading for the governor’s desk within ten days, and Spitzer, who earlier opposed the idea, now says he’s open to it. [NYDN]