- Billionaire Donald Trump bought Kluge Estate Vineyard at auction for $6.2M on April 7.
- On the same day, he continued running a presidential campaign on the "birther" platform.
- On April 8, Ex-Millionaire Patricia Kluge saw her old homestead, Albemarle House, listed by Bank of for $16 M, pennies on the dollar for what she once thought it was worth.
- As for unloading the money-losing winery, she discussed the end of her "Personal Armageddon" with the The Daily Beast:
"Donald plans to open it to the public and make it the most amazing experience in the world. Hopefully it will be the most visited place in America."
"We were monumentally relevant to the world of wine," states Kluge. "Not just nationally, but internationally. London, Paris, you name it. Donald has saved all that, now we are coming back, and we are coming back with a vengeance."