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This week's link to 10 headline stories from around the world on the threats, opportunities, and dangers facing our fragile planet --along with an occasional dash of humor, popular culture, and an intriguing conspiracy theory or two. Stephen Hawking --Artificial...
Both the public and scholars pay a disproportionate amount of attention to the Silicon Valley model of entrepreneurship. But for every startup that becomes a unicorn, a thousand more mundane businesses are started. Howard Aldrich and Martin Ruef contextualize this ordinary entrepreneurship in a special issue of Academy of Management Perspectives on the reemergence of “Main […]
Investors must always be comfortable with the idea that the market bears risk. Sometimes this risk flies under the radar and isn’t as pronounced as it probably should be. However, as Visual Capitalists's Jeff Desjardins notes, in other cases, the topic of risk can catapult to the forefront of discussion. Show More Summary
"It turns out it wasn't easy to find dancers in their 20s (or even a decade older) who were moved by it or who had even seen it: They came of age with Center Stage and Black Swan.... But for an older generation, and for some just discovering it, the film is a touchstone."
Former trader and author of best-selling book “The Black Swan” sat down for an interview with Bloomberg News to mark the upcoming thirtieth anniversary of the stock-market crash that occurred on Oct. 19, 1987 – otherwise known as Black...Show More Summary
A word’s autocorrect sibling is like its black swan, the evil twin that shows up unbidden whenever you want the other word. It’s the ducking worst. Recently the luxury gym company Equinox has been forced to reckon with its autocorrect sibling: the similarly prefixed but entirely different company Equifax. Equifax has not been having a good month. Show More Summary
The Mr Obvious Award goes to The post Black Swan Anxiety: CBOE SKEW Index Near All-time High (120 Day Moving Average) was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
The Fed's Williams warns that they "don't want there to be excesses in financial markets... " Two quick things... The market has almost never been this expensive... As Peter Boockvar warns: "Almost there. S&P 500 price to sales ratio...Show More Summary
mother! and Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky will make his way to Austin, TX for the 2018 South by Southwest conference and festivals as he has joined the list of keynotes along with previously announced Ta-Nehisi Coates, EstherShow More Summary
It used to be we only had to worry about black swan market events. Once upon a time only Goldman could move the market 1 percent by trotting out Abby Joseph Cohen. In 2016 the markets were introduced to blue and orange swans. Trump (the...Show More Summary
The massacre at the Route 91 Harvest festival in Las Vegas underscored a devastating reality: No amount of preparation can stop every lone wolf.
We’re about to hit peak nostalgia, although it looks as if Ex Machina director Alex Garland‘s Annihilation is going beyond homage and using classic films for inspiration. In his new film, Natalie Portman (V for Vendetta, Black Swan)Show More Summary
EW shared this first look at Natalie Portman (V for Vendetta, Black Swan) in Ex Machina director Alex Garland‘s Annihilation. Portman plays a scientist named Lena, who is part of an expedition tasked with exploring an area which has been taken over by a mysterious force. “[She] finds a very strange, dream-like, surrealist landscape, and goes deeper and deeper […]
"Mother!" is a psychological horror film written and directed by Darren Aronofsky ("Black Swan"). The film's plot would generally be described as following a couple, played by... For more, visit our blog !
Darren Aronofsky has never been interested in making feel-good movies. With Pi, Requiem For a Dream, The Fountain and Black Swan he seems to aim for nausea, anxiety attacks, and nightmares. His latest effort dives deep into the surreal storytelling,...
(The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to...Show More Summary
I don’t think Rex Reed is going to see Mother: From the idiotic drug-addict hokum Requiem for a Dream to the overrated, overwrought and over-hyped Black Swan, which I called “a lavishly staged Repulsion in toe shoes,” the films of wack job Darren Aronofsky have shown a dark passion for exploring twisted souls in torment. […]
The latest film made by auteur filmmaker Darren Aronofsky, titled Mother!, is now playing in theaters eveywhere. Aronofsky is a remarkably unique filmmaker, who tells very emotional, visceral stories through intimate filmmaking. Back in 2008 and 2010, Aronofsky made two of his best films - The Wrestler and Black Swan. Show More Summary
When Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan came out of the fall film festival circuit seven years ago, the pic was promptly teed up for Oscar season with many bewitched by Natalie Portman’s graceful turn as a tormented ballerina who notchesShow More Summary