"Like watching paint dry," is how The Fed describes the beginning of the end of its experiment with massively inflating its balance sheet to save the world. As former fund manager Richard Breslow notes, however, Yellen's decision today...Show More Summary
The App Store has come a tremendously long way since its humble beginnings in 2008. It was the first time that Apple had officially introduced the distribution of third-party applications on its platform. It was an exciting time and many developers were taking their first steps in exploring the possibilities of gaming on iOS devices.
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A look at Flannery O'Connor's short story "A Good Man is Hard to Find" and the movie 'Nocturnal Animals' as the Beginning and End of a Subgenre. Column by Bart Bishop Nocturnal Animals, released in 2016, took a classic horror movie trope and added prestige to it. Show More Summary
The next entry in the PURGE franchise is going to be a prequel that takes us back to the beginning of the Purge, that twelve hour period when all crime is legal in the United States. After the ending of THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR, a prequel...Show More Summary
Much has been said about the eventual rise of video game adaptations. Last year, we saw the release of Warcraft and Assassin’s Creed, two films that had the promise to really usher in a comic book movie-like tidal wave. Instead, both films fell flat. This year saw the release of Castlevania on Netflix, and while the […]
Let the farce begin. The Fed meets today to discuss whether or not to begin shrinking its balance sheet. The financial media informs us that this is the single most important Fed meeting in years and that its coming announcement is a game-changer. Give me a break. The Fed will NEVER let its balance sheet shrink to a relatively normal level. Show More Summary
We’ve been following the story about this guy, Michele Bocci, since the beginning of the year when KGWbegan writing about him when he began pretending to be a US Marine in order to rip off folks in Oregon. He was arrested in July and sentenced yesterday, according to KGW; In addition to his six month […]
The new? video for the late Leonard Cohen's "Leaving the Table" begins with what one might read as a meditating Cohen. The post Watch: Leonard Cohen’s contemplative “Leaving the Table” video appeared first on Lion's Roar.
British Prime Minister Theresa May will make an eagerly anticipated Brexit speech in Florence on Friday, seeking to unlock stalled negotiations with Brussels as well as quell divisions in her own cabinet. Six months after beginning the...Show More Summary
How do we deal with a big man whose progress has stagnated? How do we deal with a short point guard coming off a magical year? We begin this section of our countdown of the 101 best NBA players in 2021 with someone who did not develop as we expected. Show More Summary
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam The championships were due to begin on September 30th in Mexico City. Read the full story on SwimSwam: After Earthquake, IPC Postpones ParaSwimming World Championships
Check out our Week 3 rankings for the top wide receivers in standard fantasy leagues. With two weeks in the books, we’re beginning to see some new wide receivers emerge in the fantasy football landscape. One of the biggest risers has been Jermaine Kearse. Show More Summary
Joe Girardi has made a point of insisting the Yankees only have eyes for catching the Red Sox, even as time begins to run out on them.
Researchers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Institute are exploring the changing chemistry of the Arctic's atmosphere to help answer the question of what happens as snow and ice begin to melt.
Despite Bloodborne being released over two years ago, there is still some awesome merch on its way. After originally being announced at the beginning of the year, Figma’s Bloodborne Hunter figurine is now available to pre-order, with a release date set for May next year. In case you’re now wondering what a ‘Figma’ is, here’s […]
Many infringers attempt to purchase a license after the infringing act begins. Does the “retroactive license” absolve the infringement? No, said the court in Palmer/Kane, LLC v. Rosen Books Works, LLC, Case No. 15-cv-7406 (SD NY Aug....Show More Summary
"Her legend begins." It's time to finally meet the new Lara Croft. Warner Bros has debuted the first official trailer for the new Tomb Raider movie, based on the popular video game series about adventurer Lara Croft. Swedish actressShow More Summary