Dorothy Parker once said that in Hollywood, the streets are paved with Goldwyn. And while we all recognize that she was tweaking the movie mogul, she was certainly drawn to the money offered by the film industry. As passionate as she...Show More Summary
This is pretty solid timing. OneWire, the financial career site, just published its interview with Eduardo Mestre, Senior Managing Director and Chairman of Global Advisory at boutique investment bank Evercore Partners. In the interview,...Show More Summary
A record year for stocks. A meh year for wages. A weird year for Wall Street.
If you live in Milwaukee, you may have seen Molly Evans early one morning, around 5 AM, sneaking up on your neighborhood’s trash and transforming it into gallery-worthy art. The fiber-based artist’s series Lionel Stitchie takes someShow More Summary
“No… Listen, I’ll fckin’ drop yah. Fck off!” Philadelphia prankster Ed Bassmaster conducted an interesting social experiment in which he walked the streets of New York City asking random people if they would share their coffee with him. The results — whether or not they choose to share their beloved coffee with a total stranger [...]
WASHINGTON — Thailand’s prime minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, dissolved her country’s parliament to call for an immediate, new election. But, this did not immediately appease the mass of demonstrators in the capital city. Reuters reported that chaos reigns in Thailand, as protesters took to the streets. But, these protests were less violent than last week, before […]
Valero Energy Partners debuted today; let's have a look at what's inside.
New Orleans is the city of origin for Hot Peez, and 8585 is a new installment in his life adventures. The street album hit the internet yesterday and you can listen to and download it for free below via DatPiff. Porsche Nine also makes an appearance on the album in the song “FGM Bounce”. Download […]
The latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll (article here) finds President Obama's health-care law hurting him politically even among the group it was intended to to help. Fifty percent of those without insurance now say they think the law was a bad idea, up from 34 percent in September.That's not entirely surprising. Show More Summary
MTV just announced its “Best Movies of 2013” list available here:
The stock market is little changed in early trading as investors weigh a budget deal out of Washington and a batch of corporate news. The Dow Jones industrial average eased 20 points to 15,951 shortly after the market opened Wednesday. Show More Summary
Does this analyst make a good case? Or is it just more noise from Wall Street?
John Podhoretz of Commentary is a Jewish leader, per the 92d Street Y. So why is he smearing Max Blumenthal for 'suck[ing] the cocks of Jew-haters'
An actual, real-life streetcar will make an appearance on H Street NE as soon as this week, barring any weather issues. [ more › ]
You know what I’m sick of? Glass. It’s in windows, plastered to our cars and constantly loitering around pro hockey rinks. The stuff is everywhere, and any geek off the street can walk up and look right through it. I’m tired of glass...Show More Summary
Boris bikes combine inexperienced riders with basic technology and fling them onto the capital's streets Column Richard Jinman LAST UPDATED AT 15:17 ON Wed 11 Dec 2013 AS A London cyclist, I don't like Boris bikes very much. Not theShow More Summary
We can't say as we were particularly taken aback by today's Spotify announcement, after all someone spilled the beans the other week (thanks a lot, The Wall Street Journal) - but we trekked through a cold New York City morning to Spotify headquarters...
"Eight Is Enough" star Willie Aames was just 15 years old when he became one of TV's biggest teen idols. But after battling addiction, the former 70s child star found himself struggling to find a job and sleeping on the streets. Today, Aames says he's in his second act after taking on a surprising new career in 2010: cruise ship director for Oceania. Show More Summary
Sales improved and the wholesale club operator pulled in more money from membership fees
When Patrick McConlogue announced his intention to teach a homeless man to code, the Internet unleashed its wrath. Now Leo "Journeyman" Grand released a mobile app called "Trees for Cars." It is available on iOS and Android for 99 cents.