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Photographer Captures What It’s Like to Be Rich in North Korea

North Korea is changing, at least in the economic domain. Apparently, more and more citizens are becoming donju, or literally “masters of money”. They are, in essence, the country’s elite—middle class people who have private sources of income.

Christian Petersen-Clausen, a photographer based in China, learned of their existence during his 10-day visit to Pyongyang earlier this year. The increasing number of cellphone users was a glaring sight,  but there were other signs pointing to a collective improvement in lifestyle.

10 Awesome Vegas Hacks You’ve Probably Never Heard About

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(Last updated April 8, 2016) – Unless you’re balling out of control, it can be tough to enjoy all the luxuries that Vegas has to offer without emptying your bank account. But never fear, we’ve compiled ten cool hacks that you can take advantage of the next time you’re in Sin City. Most of these came from Vegas local Mike O’Horo who made a great post listing some amazing tips on Quora.

Inside the Epic 4-Day Cruise Ship Retreat For Billionaires, Celebs and Entrepreneurs

This past weekend, over 2,000 big names from tech, entertainment, and media came together for a four-day cruise getaway called Summit at Sea that sailed from Miami, Florida to international waters.

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Attendees included Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, musician John Legend, billionaire Uber founder Travis Kalanick, Martha Stewart, MTV founder Bob Pittman, billionaire investor Chris Sacca, and more. 

Inside Disneyland’s Secret Club Reserved For Only the Elite

Nothing beats a Disney lover’s high like getting exclusive access to Disneyland’s secret members only Club 33.

The private club is a secret feature of the Disneyland park and is located on 33 Royal Street in New Orleans Square adjacent to the Blue Bayou Restaurant.  Hundreds of people walk by it everyday without ever noticing the entrance to the club recognizable by an ornate address plate with the number 33 engraved on it.

This 23-Year-Old Created a Black Card That Gives Millennials Penthouse Parties and Private Jets

Billy McFarland, 23, is a college-dropout and the founder of an exclusive new club called Magnises, a platform that enhances the social and professional lives of millennials.

With $1 million raised in venture capital, Magnises has secured over 6,000 members, each of whom pay $250 annually, since its inception last year. Eighty-five percent of the cardholders are between 21 and 29 years old. 

Inside the Life of a Man Who Makes up to $200,000 a NIGHT Hanging Out With Girls

There are only a select number of jobs in this world that make me go “WTF!?” The job of a male japanese host is one of them. A report by Vocative goes into the life of Hikaru Aizawa, who is supposedly the best male host in all of Japan. He claims to make up to $200,000 USD a night from his clients.

Women basically pay to hang out with Aizawa, including going out for dinners, drinking at the car, and other activities. Sex is not guaranteed, and it’s said that women mainly use these services to fill emotional voids.

This is What It’s Like to Fly the $23,000 Singapore Airlines Suites Class [PHOTOS]

In 2008, Singapore Airlines introduced their Suites Class, the most luxurious class of flying that is commercially available.

The Suites were exclusive to their flagship Airbus A380, and they go beyond flat beds by offering enclosed private cabins with sliding doors that cocoon you in your own little lap of luxury. The interior was designed by French luxury yacht designer Jean-Jacques Coste and comes along with a plush soft leather armchair hand-stitched by the Italian master craftsmen Poltrona Frau. Perhaps most well-known of all, Singapore Airlines became the first and only commercial airline with a double bed in the sky.