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Barry diller

Park-goers will soon have access to a lush and dazzling green space, intersected by winding pathways and weathered steel arches that towers above the Hudson River in concrete pods.
The 2.4-acre park is meant to resemble a leaf floating on water.
Pier 55 was killed last month, but Governor Andrew Cuomo says he intervened to save it.
"I decided it was no longer viable for us to proceed," Diller said.
The never-ending legal battle over Pier 55 continues.
Construction is now stalled at least until the fall.
Finally, a place to see outdoor performances in New York City.
And everything was going so smoothly!
"Such things go by friendship in a rush like this."
“New York has always reminded me of Venice, so I am happy the time has come to properly honor its waterways,” Diane von Furstenberg said in a statement.
"Words cannot express how sorry I am, and how necessary it is for me to apologize to the people of South Africa, who I have offended due to a needless and careless tweet," she wrote.
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