Article today talks about how David Geffen looks set to buy the New York Times. Amid mounting speculation of the deal, Geffen has recently sold some of his art collection – including a Jackson Pollock valued at $US 140m – to raise a little walkin’ around money.
Depressing thought for the afternoon: If I sold my art collection I could maybe raise enough cash to by a copy of the NYT.
Speaking of Jackson Pollock, here’s a nice little time-waster to help you through till beer o’clock. (Wave your mouse around in the space below to create your own Pollock-style masterpiece. Slow down for thicker lines. Click to change colours).