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Virgin America Names Plane After Steve Jobs
2012-01-26 05:43:57

Virgin America will be naming one of its jets after Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who passed away last October. The plane is an Airbus A320 and will feature Jobs' popular quote "Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish" on its nose. "The idea behind Virgin America was to reinvent the travel experience by thinking differently about design and service--we are known for the tech-forward amenities we offer onboard," Virgin America spokesperson Abby Lunardini told CNET. The airline is offering fleet-wide...


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Sir Richard Branson
2013-08-10 06:47:02

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, born July 18, 1950, in Surrey, England, is a British business magnate and investor. He is best known as the founder and chairman of Virgin Group of more than 400 companies. His net worth as of 2013 is $4.6 Billion (US). He is the fourth (4th) richest person in the UK, according to Forbes Magazine. His first business venture was a magazine called Student at the age of 16. By 1969, Branson was living in a London commune, surrounded by the British...

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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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