Celebs and their private islands

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  1. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

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    Private Islands Of The Extremely Wealthy

    http://www.thedailybeast.com/galleries/2011/08/14/celebrities-with-private-islands.html#slide_1

    Mel Gibson bought Mago Island in Fiji in 2005. Another pic here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/galleries/2011/08/14/celebrities-with-private-islands.html#slide_1

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    Johnny Depp

    Notorious recluse Johnny Depp owns an island in the Caribbean
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    Tyler Perry owns this island in White Bay Cay.
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    Richard Branson's Necker Island.
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    Eddie Murphyowns Long Cay in The Bahamas.
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    Larry Ellison

    Oracle co-founder Ellison owns an island in Hawaii.
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    Paul Allen

    Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft, owns Allan Island in Washington. You'd think he'd change the spelling of the island's name, but maybe that would look egotistical.
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    Celine Dion

    Singer Celine Dion bought a private island called Ile Gagnon in Quebec for $29.7 million,
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    David Copperfield bought Musha Cay in The Bahamas for $50 million.
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  2. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

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    Howard's new boss John Malone.

    Businessman Malone owns Sampson Cay in The Bahamas, but that's not all. He's actually the world's biggest landowner, laying claim to 2.2 million acres across the world, CNN Money reports: http://management.fortune.cnn.com/2012/09/27/john-malone-billionaire-landowner/

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    The Barclay Brothers

    Billionaire twins David and Frederick Barclay do everything together. They even joined forces to buy the island of Brecqhou in the U.K. for $4.3 million.
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    Craig McCaw

    Tech magnate McCaw owns James Island in British Columbia. He also owns the world's most expensive car.
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    Dean Kamen

    Kamen, the creator of the Segway, can ride his motorized personalized scooter all around the 2-acre North Dumpling Island in New York.
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  3. DarkFriday

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    I'm guessing these people need guns :coffee:
     
  4. TonyJax

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    I could see buying a building in NYC but an Island. If I got all that cash I would not want to live on some Island w/o a 7/11 near.
     
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    Big deal. I know a guy who owns an island in the Fox River. With the drought this summer you could walk out to it.
     
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    You forgot bob Denver and his uncharted island.
     
  8. Wing

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    This thread irritates my vagina.
     
  9. Jim J Jiblets

    Jim J Jiblets Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I see a big giraffe on that island.
     
  10. FOXXXONE

    FOXXXONE wut?

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    McCaw is selling that island for 75 million
     
  11. NipplesAndToes23

    NipplesAndToes23 tbct strong VIP

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    Def need to be able to grab a late night Slurpee.
     
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    geo Well-Known Member

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    celine dion sucks donkey dick there i said it
     
  14. FOXXXONE

    FOXXXONE wut?

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    if you own an island you can own several slurpee machines .
     
  15. AmishGirl

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    Bro There is no Dana VIP Gold

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    The water is rising.
     
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    You forgot Gilligan

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  18. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    As if her music isn't bad enough, what kind of idiot buys an island in Quebec?
     
  19. Gomez

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    Hole - you forgot Mult Hunter. What about Mult Hunter???
     
  20. Gomez

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    and how does David Copperfield have that much $$$$$$?
    for magic tricks???