Nouveau riche swank, old excesses and imperial etiquette in the mouse hole: what their retirement homes reveal about powerful people.
My beautiful home”, complains Donald Trump on his social network, which he founded specifically for the uncensored self-portrait, is being “besieged, searched and occupied” by the evil FBI. Did he also flush secret documents down the toilet in his magnificent Palm Beach villa, as photos must now prove to the White House? There, as we can see in the photographed documents, the sanitary rooms are made of simple ceramics. At the Florida Palace, on the other hand, even the sinks are covered in gold to match the gold-plated rooms.
The 1985 real estate shark could easily afford the grandiose decor. Because he had acquired Mar-a-Lago, located between the Atlantic and Lagoa, at a bargain price in the state, thanks to a construction maneuver: straw men bought the land in front of him on the beach, and the mentor threatened to block them. the view of the sea with concrete boxes if it didn’t win the bid.