Miami Babel: A weekend in the art world’s most baffling, velvet-roped, celebrity-filled spectacle

December 20, 2013

PRESS RELEASE: “Hope you are having an amazing week. I wanted to send over some photos and information of Gerard Butler traveling from LAX to Miami mid last week for Art Basel.

from Shane Ferro:

Steve Cohen is not selling art to pay his bills

October 18, 2013

All too often the business press falls prey to reductive explanations. For instance, during the debt ceiling crisis, every time the market fell it was reported that stocks were down “on shutdown, debt ceiling concerns” or “as debt ceiling nears”. It was literally impossible for the market to fall without the debt ceiling being blamed -- and of course there was no evidence at all to prove causation.