Managing to close down 100 factories, garment workers in Bangladesh are asking for a minimum payment of $100 per month. The apparel industry in Bangladesh is worth a whopping $20 billion dollars and continues to manufacture clothing for companies like J.C. Penney, Gap, and Walmart, while not paying fare wages.
For a relatively small investment, this guy stuck with it and earned himself a lifetime of travel. Explaining his extensive purchases to store owners as "necessary to stock up for Y2K."
A style icon for the ages, now First Lady Obama is sporting the latest trend in arm candy, the Sisco+Berluti bracelets--a favorite with many of Hollywood's ladies as well.