Benjamin Millepied knows ballet — after 16 years with the New York City Ballet, he went on to choreograph for major companies (and Black Swan) and served two years as Director of Dance at the Paris Opera Ballet — and he says he’s bored with most of it. His company, ... More »
David Stockman shows you just how irrational the market has become, and the dreaded “A” word that will bring the casino crashing down later this summer. Read on... The post Orange Is the New Black (Swan) appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The post Orange Is the New Black (Swan) was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
By H. Perry Horton Two films that have more in common than you might think. The article A Dance of Beauty, a Dance of Brutality: Comparing ‘Black Swan’ and ‘The Wrestler’ appeared first on Film School Rejects.
Your last chance to see the best Black Swan in the business—Carrie Imler—is coming up this Sunday at Pacific Northwest Ballet's Season Encore by Megan Burbank T he first time I saw Carrie Imler perform, she was Flora, queen of the flowers...Show More Summary
As part of its periodic Global Economic Outlook, SocGen traditionally includes a discussion of what it views are the biggest "black swans" both to the upside and the downside, and the latest just released edition titled "On a Plateau",...Show More Summary
Tiki drinks, Aperol spritzers, and more await Summer is en route, which means that it's time for a fresh update of the Eater Dallas Cocktail Heatmap. While established places like Black Swan Saloon, Tate's, Boulevardier, and The People's...Show More Summary
Happy Mother's D-what the fuck?? Jennifer Lawrence makes some bold movie choices. So does her new boyfriend Darren Aronofsky (who directed Pi and Black Swan). Ever since we heard they were making a movie together, we've been wondering if they were going to push the envelope even further together. And if the stunning first poster is any indication, [...]
One of this year’s biggest surprises was that Darren Aronofsky had secretly directed a psychological horror film in the vein of Black Swan. Titled Mother!, which is infinity fun to say aloud, the all-star cast includes Jennifer Lawrence, who is shown on the first poster tearing out her own heart! Happy Mother’s Day indeed. Back in March, Paramount Domestic […]
Brian Oliver has left Cross Creek Pictures, the company he co-founded nine years ago that has been a co-financier/producer of such films as Best Picture nominees Hacksaw Ridge, Black Swan, and a slew of films that included Woman in Black, Rush, Legend and Everest. Show More Summary
Review: A Fifth edition of Michael Covel’s classic Trend Following: How to Make a Fortune in Bull, Bear, and Black Swan Markets was...
With bonds, stocks, and commodities collapsing amid a renewed wave of Chinese monetray conditions tightening, concerns over potential butterfly effects and potential 'black swans' are beginning to appear. However, as The South ChinaShow More Summary
However, the duo found that the swan didn't taste very good and ended up throwing half of it away. [ more › ]
Authored by Jeff Deist via The Mises Institute, Nassim Nicholas Taleb does not suffer fools gladly. Author of several books including The Black Swan and Antifragile, Taleb is known for his incendiary personality almost as much as his brilliant work in probability theory. Show More Summary
Imagine showing up to a Halloween party in a Black Swan costume you meticulously crafted from a vintage black feathered tulle skirt, winged eyeliner you finally mastered (only after spending countless hours watching YouTube tutorials),...Show More Summary
Authored by Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, And suddenly the storms of early Trumptopia subside, or seem to. The surface of things turns eerily placid as the sweets of May sweep away the toils of an elongated mud season. Somebody stuffed Kim Jong Un back in his bunker with a carton of Kools and the Vin Diesel video library. Show More Summary
1. How and why Western reporters dropped the ball on Turkey. 2. Black swan or Canadian white raven? 3. Is “stealthing” (removing one’s condom during sex) a new trend? 4. The behavioral errors of medical patients. 5. Virginia PostrelShow More Summary
Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Potential earthquakes and black swans are right ahead of us. What else is new? On April 16, Turkey has a referendum to decide whether Erdogan will become de facto supreme ruler. Show More Summary
One week ago, when shares of the UK-based Imagination Technology crashed 70% overnight after Apple announced it would cease using the tech company's graphics technology for new products, including phones, tablets, and watches, in a push...Show More Summary
Now that we’ve carefully explained that you’re just not up to the task of preventing a black swan event, hopefully you have made risk management a priority. So, to help you understand, at a high level, what this is, we’re reprinting this classic post from 2010. Most of the articles out there get the basics […]