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Someone Paid $1.5M (For Charity) to Fly to Space with Leonardo DiCaprio

Peggy Truong | May 24, 2013 - 3:00 pm

At some point in the near future, a non-famous person will get to sit beside famous person Leonardo DiCaprio as they board Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic for a trip to space.

On Thursday, the seat was sold for $1.5 million at amfAR’s Cinema Against AIDS charity gala during the Cannes Film Festival, according to Reuters. More »