1. Should you be glad if your kid starts listening to heavy metal? 2. The economics of food truck location. 3. Nodes of visa-free travel. 4. “The largest rabbit in the world is Darius…” 5. Magic Johnson responds to Kareem’s Conversation with Tyler. Show More Summary
It takes more than 1,000 thread count sheets to sway Magic Johnson's presidential loyalty... cause Mr. Laker says he's 100% voting for Hillary Clinton... even as he leaves one of Donald Trump's hotels. Magic's endorsement is a HUGE deal in the…
When Magic Johnson wanted to move from basketball to business, he picked up the phone and started cold-calling 20 people he wanted to meet. The famous NBA Lakers player did have an advantage: the names on his list were all Lakers courtside...Show More Summary
NBA legend Magic Johnson, Amazon.com business development executive Jeff Blackburn and venture capitalist Fred Wilson were among the headliners at last week’s Upfront Summit. The Los Angeles tech conference, hosted by Santa Monica venture firm Upfront Ventures, brought hundreds of investors and...
Even more curious than his massive social media following is the staggeringly low number of Twitter accounts that Trump follows -- only 49, far below the average of any other candidate seeking the Presidency. We've dug in to Trump's follows and found some interesting reveals.
Shortly after my cofounder Ryan Williams and I left Wall Street to start Jopwell, I read a USA Today interview with a business mind I've long admired, Earvin "Magic" Johnson. He talked about how he could bring more underrepresented ethnic minority talent to Silicon Valley. Show More Summary
This 17th meeting of two storied quarterbacks should have happened on a snowy night in late November, when the then-undefeated New England Patriots played a Week 12 game in the Mile High City. But instead of being on the sideline opposite Tom Brady at Sports Authority Field, Broncos quarterback...
The former NBA basketball player and entrepreneur shared his thoughts on how to fix Silicon Valley's diversity problem.
We’ve been using Johnson’s Baby Oil since we were, well…babies! Specially formulated for infants, this magic oil is mild enough to use on even the most sensitive of skin. While … The post #TBT: Baby Oil appeared first on Beauty Bant...
Jopwell, the Y-Combinator-backed diversity and hiring recruiting platform dedicated to helping blacks, Hispanics and Native Americans get jobs in tech, has raised a $3.25 million seed round from Magic Johnson Enterprises, Andreessen Horowitz, Kapor Capital, Omidyar Network, Valar Ventures and others to scale its operations and product capabilities. Show More Summary
Speedy Ortiz’s Sadie Dupuis has launched a new solo project under the name Sad13, and her first single is a collaboration with rapper Lizzo called “Basement Queens.” The song was produced by Computer Magic (Danielle Johnson, who was a band to watch over six years ago!), and created as part of a sponsorship with Google […]
New York-based startup Jopwell announced today that it closed a $3.35 million seed round to help build its recruitment and hiring platform, which aims to increase diversity in the workforce. Backed by Magic Johnson Enterprises and Andreessen Horowitz, Jopwell wants to give members of minority groups a boost in their job application process. Once users complete 60 percent […]
Magic Johnson has a simple piece of advice for today's tech giants: "Care about your people." Johnson, the all-star basketball player turned entrepreneur and philanthropist, has been watching closely as Silicon Valley stumbles its way...Show More Summary
So the NFL can't work in Los Angeles, eh? Well, the Rams' relocated franchise has at minimum one fan, and it's a pretty good pull. Magic Johnson, ceremonially or otherwise, will become the franchise's first season-ticket holder. We've...Show More Summary
The Rams are heading to Los Angeles next season, and unless there are some dedicated fans in St. Louis willing to commute, the team will be in need of a new set of season ticket holders (or the renewal by those who held tickets when the team left the last time around.) That pursuit started Monday, when the […]
The Los Angeles Rams' bid to generate momentum ahead of their return to the West Coast is off to a great start as Basketball Hall of Famer Magic Johnson was first in line for tickets.
The Los Angeles Rams received the first deposit on season tickets for their new Inglewood, California, stadium from one of Los Angeles' greatest sports icons. Magic Johnson became the first fan to put down a deposit for season tickets in the new stadium, set to open in 2019, the team announced Monday. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Magic Johnson says he won't sit quietly while the Oscars run a snow job on black people -- claiming there were a BUNCH of black actors who deserved nominations... including Will Smith. The NBA legend went to Twitter and wrote...…
Responding to one of those silly top-ten lists about the greatest point guards in NBA history, Magic Johnson came to the defense of his longtime friend and rival Isiah Thomas The post Magic Johnson: John Stockton and Stephen Curry are Not Better Than Isiah Thomas appeared first on SLAMonline.
This team has so many owners.