Tag Archive: Elton John

Bill Clinton’s Million Dollar Speech

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I find myself wondering whether Bill Clinton got paid for his speech the other night to the Democratic National Convention. He earns something like $75 million per year from speaking engagements, and charges, depending on what source you believe, between $500,000 and $1 million per speech. I suspect that the speech he gave to the DNC…

Another One Who Should Shut Up and Sing

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Just this past week, I read an article in which the “Sir Elton John’s AIDS Foundation” raised more than $500,000 this year at the World Team Tennis annual charitable exhibition.  Commendable.  But when asked what the federal government should do to encourage more individuals to donate to charities like his, John told CNSNews.com that “government…