ABANDON ALL HOPE.
ABANDON ALL HOPE.
“We’re having a rocket in space later on this year; if you get a rocket in space, gaming is a simpler problem.”
Bitcoins! In space!
“When you’re dying of malaria, I suppose you’ll look up and see that balloon, and I’m not sure how it’ll help you.”
When you’re a business mogul who owns Virgin Atlantic, life is ridiculously fun.
Tiger Woods, Mark Zuckerberg, Richard Branson, Bill Gates, or Donald Trump? Look at the facts.
After losing a bet to AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandez, Sir Richard Branson boarded a flght today dressed as one of his female flight attendants and it wasn’t a pretty sight. You’ll see what I mean. Branson and Fernandes bet in 2010 that their respective Formula One racing teams would out perform the other.
First rocket-powered flight of Sir Richard Branson’s SpaceShipTwo reaches a huge milestone for commercial space travel.
He suggests politicians “change laws to force a situation to where there’s 50% women on boards.” It’s already the law in France — would it work in the U.S.?
What happens on Necker Island… more often than not results in considerable press attention. But some crazy stuff has gone down there.
Not entirely the party’s message of the week.
HELL TO THE NO.
“Success Kid” sticks it to Richard Branson.
Richard Branson announced today that Ashton Kutcher will be the Virgin Galatic’s 500th passenger. Kelso in space!
First Gwyneth Paltrow is a 9/11 hero, then Ryan Gosling is the Henry Clay of Astor Place art disputes, and now Kate Winslet goes all Backdraft to save insane billionaire, Richard Branson’s mother. Is there a real life Justice League in the works? Is that what’s happening? (via popwatch.ew.com) View Image ›
A blue-ribbon commission on international drug policy, including former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan and billionaire Richard Branson, says that the “War on Drugs” has been lost. The prestigious panel recommends decriminalizing marijuana and shifting enforcement emphasis to treatment rather than incarceration. View List ›
Virgin Founder Sir Richard Branson has revealed Spaceship Two to the public for the first time since construction began in 2007. Meet the world’s first manned commercial spaceship. Cool! View Image ›
All of Virgin’s remaining U.S. Megastores will shutdown and liquidate this summer. The sad news is, this isn’t even an issue of the music industry dying or anything like that. The property owners just want to make more money on rent than Virgin would pay. Quite the virginity auction, if you ask me. Read More ›
Virgin CEO Richard Branson conducts a wedding on a mid-flight airplane to outer space. Add this to the list of things you’ll never get to do. Perhaps the closest taste you’ll ever get is one of these zero-gravity sex chairs. Read More ›
Richard Branson and Virgin Galactic unveil their new spacecraft. Sure, it won’t be ready for actual flights for a few years at the earliest, and even then, a round-trip will set you back $200,000. But that is a purdy-lookin’ spacecraft. Read More ›