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Phil Rosenthal's Margin Call: Late Nutella billionaire never spread too thin

Phil Rosenthal's Margin Call: Late Nutella billionaire never spread too thin

Italian multibillionaire Michele Ferrero, who gave the world the cocoa and filbert spread known as Nutella, has died in Monte Carlo at age 89. Some will tell you Nutella is distinctive for its chocolate flavor, but that's nuts. Ferrero's business involved more than making chocolate products. It made a mint, but this is a Tic Tac detail. In an appreciation of Jon Stewart, the Hollywood Reporter called the departing "Daily Show" host "a national treasure." Wait till the Cubs' Tom Ricketts proposes to keep Stewart viable through major surgery and getting tattooed with ads. NBC said the "Saturday Night Live" 40th anniversary special was its...

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