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  1. leisure pursuits
    Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Comes to Trivia Night in WilliamsburgA former ‘Millionaire’ contestant is at Pete’s Candy Store as Big Trivia comes to co-opt the scene.
  2. the most important people in the world
    Danielle Steel Picks Up Her Dog’s PoopOn top of everything else.
  3. trivia
    How AIG’s Private Golf Course Got Its NameA bit of lore that makes America’s insurance giant even more endearing than it already is.
  4. party lines
    Are You Smarter Than a Goldman Banker?Great triumph mixed with crushing defeat the other night as highly competitive people with lots of disposable income gathered at the Gramercy Park Hotel Private Roof Club for a fancy quiz night to benefit Darna, an organization that feeds struggling women and children in Tangier. It was a strange mix of monied New York: socialites, models, fashion designers, and, of course, investment bankers, who felt a little out of place. “We’re investment-bank nerds, so we spent pretty much a month planning our outfits,” said a member of the Goldman Sachs team. “We had wardrobe consultations on conference calls.” The grand prize they were competing for? A trip to Morocco to stay in the family villa of model Jacquetta Wheeler, the host.